Dr. Stephanie Chao, MD is a general surgery specialist in Palo Alto, CA and has been practicing for 13 years. She specializes in general surgery.


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(408) 673-9136

Dr. Chao accepts the following insurance:

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Blue Cross Blue Shield
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Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
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No malpractice claims found for California
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Chao's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Gastrointestinal Diseases
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Dr. Chao treats Gastrointestinal Diseases more than 25% of her peers

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Abdominal Disorders
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Dr. Chao treats Abdominal Disorders more than 8% of her peers

Dr. Chao treats this condition more than 8% of her peers

Dr. Chao's conditions and procedures:

  • Abdominal Disorders
  • Abdominal Pain
  • Achalasia
  • Anorectal Malformations
  • Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
  • Appendicitis
  • Benign Tumor
  • Cancer
  • Cholecystitis and Gallstones
  • Choledochal Cyst
  • Cholelithiasis
  • Congenital Cystic Adenomatoid Malformation
  • Constipation
  • Diaphragmatic Hernia Repair, Open
  • Diaphragmatic Hernia, Congenital
  • Enterostomy (Laparoscopic or Open)
  • Esophageal Atresia With Tracheoesophageal Fistula
  • Esophageal Diseases
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
  • Fracture
  • Gallbladder Removal
  • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
  • Gallbladder Surgery
  • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Gastrointestinal Surgery
  • Gastrointestinal Surgery, Laproscopic
  • Gastroschisis
  • Gynecologic Cancer
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Hernia
  • Hernia Repair
  • Hidradenitis
  • Hirschsprung's Disease
  • Hyperparathyroidism
  • Inguinal Hernia
  • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Intestinal Atresia
  • Intestinal Obstruction
  • Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy)
  • Kidney Surgery
  • Laparoscopic Adrenalectomy
  • Laparoscopic Anorectal Surgery
  • Laparoscopic Anti-Reflux Surgery
  • Laparoscopic Bariatric Surgery
  • Laparoscopic Colon Surgery
  • Laparoscopic Diaphragmatic or Paraesophageal Hernia Repair With Robotic Assistance
  • Laparoscopic Rectal Surgery
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Lung Surgery
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Malrotation
  • Obesity
  • Pectus Excavatum
  • Pediatric Tumor
  • Percutaneous Edoscopic Gastrostomy (PEG)
  • Port Placements or Replacements
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Renal Transplant and Nephrectomy
  • Soft Tissue Sarcoma
  • Splenectomy
  • Splenectomy and Splenorrhaphy
  • Stomach Diseases
  • Stomach Surgery
  • Thrombosis
  • Thyroid Disease
  • Tumor Surgery
  • Vascular Disease
  • Ventral Hernia
  • Wound Repair

About Me

Biography

Dr. Stephanie Chao, MD is a general surgery specialist in Palo Alto, CA and has been practicing for 13 years. She specializes in general surgery.

Specialties

  • General Surgery

Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
  • Pediatric Surgery

Education

Stanford Chldns Hosp
Fellowship Hospital
Stanford University Med Ctr
Residency Hospital
Stanford University Med Ctr
Internship Hospital
2006
Univ Of Ca
Medical School
Stanford University
Undergraduate School
2006

Languages

  • Mandarin
  • Spanish
  • English

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