Dr. Steven Chao, MD

Dr. Steven Chao, MD

Colorectal SurgeryMaleAge 40

Accepting new patients

Dr. Steven Chao, MD is a Colorectal Surgery Specialist in Flushing, NY. He is affiliated with NewYork-Presbyterian/Queens. He is accepting new patients and has indicated that he accepts telehealth appointments. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Chao to book an appointment.


Queens Endoscopy ASC

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(718) 502-8164
Queens Endoscopy ASC5645 Main St # Wll-300 Flushing, NY 11355
Queens Endoscopy ASC13656 39th Ave Flushing, NY 11354

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  • Offers Telehealth This provider offers telehealth appointments. Call the office to schedule an appointment.
  • Practices at Top Hospital America’s 100 Best Hospitals for Gastrointestinal Care Award™ See hospitals

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No malpractice claims found for New York
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Chao's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Fistulectomy or Fistulotomy, Anal
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Chao performs Fistulectomy or Fistulotomy, Anal more than 97% of his peers

Dr. Chao performs this procedure more than 97% of his peers

Anal Fistula

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Chao treats Anal Fistula more than 97% of his peers

Dr. Chao treats this condition more than 97% of his peers


Treatment Frequency

Dr. Chao treats Hemorrhoids more than 84% of his peers

Dr. Chao treats this condition more than 84% of his peers

Dr. Chao's conditions and procedures:

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Anal and Rectal Cancer
  • Anal Fissure
  • Anal Fistula
  • Anal or Rectal Pain
  • Anorectal Abscess
  • Anoscopy
  • Appendicitis
  • Colectomy
  • Colectomy and Sigmoidectomy With Robotic Assistance
  • Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • Constipation
  • Crohn's Disease
  • Destruction of Anal Tumor
  • Enterostomy (Laparoscopic or Open)
  • Excision of Rectal Tumor
  • Fistulectomy or Fistulotomy, Anal
  • Hemorrhoidectomy or Excision of Anal Tags
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Inflammatory Bowel Disease
  • Intestinal Abscess
  • Intestinal Obstruction
  • Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy)
  • Laparoscopic Excision or Destruction of Ovary With Robotic Assistance
  • Laparotomy
  • Neoplasm of Gastrointestinal Tract
  • Pelvic Abscess
  • Proctectomy, Open or Laparoscopic (incl. Swenson and Duhamel Procedures)
  • Puncture Aspiration
  • Rectovaginal Fistula
  • Removal or Destruction of Rectal or Intestinal Tumor (incl. Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, Sigmoidoscopy and Control of Hemorrhage)
  • Repair of Anal and Rectal Defects (Anoplasty, Repair of Imperforate Anus, Sphincteroplasty, Rectal Graft)
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Sphincterotomy
  • Ulcerative Colitis

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(718) 502-8164

Dr. Chao accepts the following insurance:

Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Blue Access (Select Network)-NY
Blue Priority (Select Network)-NY
Empire (Select Network)-NY POS
National (BlueCard Basic) PPO
National (BlueCard) PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
BlueConnect HMO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
Preferred Blue PPO
Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP)
Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP) HMO
CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
HealthyBlue 2.0
HealthyBlue Advantage
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
Health Insurance Plan of Greater New York (HIP) PPO
Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO

About Me

Care Philosophy

We are committed to delivering the best care and an exceptional patient experience. We are devoted to providing services that are patient-centered and...Read more


Dr. Steven Chao is a board certified Surgeon specializing in Colon and Rectal Surgery practicing at NewYork-Presbyterian Medical Group Queens. He received...Read more


  • Colorectal Surgery

Board Certifications


UMDNJ Robert Wood Johnson
Residency Hospital


Frequently Asked Questions

How can I make an appointment with Dr. Steven Chao, MD?

Call (718) 502-8164 to make an appointment as a new patient, or (718) 445-0220 for existing patients or other inquiries. Click here for more information.

Does Dr. Steven Chao, MD offer telehealth services?

Dr. Chao has indicated that they offer telehealth. Contact the office to check for eligibility for your needs.

Is Dr. Steven Chao, MD accepting new patients?

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What are Dr. Steven Chao, MD's top areas of care?

Dr. Chao frequently treats Fistulectomy or Fistulotomy, Anal, Anal Fistula, and Hemorrhoids. See all procedures and conditions Dr. Chao treats.

Where is Dr. Steven Chao, MD's office located?

Dr. Chao's office is located at 5645 Main St # Wll-300, Flushing, NY 11355. Find other locations and directions on Healthgrades.

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Flushing, NY

65% Patient experience rating, 4% lower than the national average

20 Awards Received