Dr. David Jee Wei Chao MD is a male Orthopaedic Surgeon, has 21 years of experience and practices in Orthopaedic Surgery and Sports Medicine.
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Dr. David Chao has 1 office location.
Kearny Mesa
Oasis Sports Medical Group
5471 Kearny Villa Rd
Ste 200
San Diego, CA 92123

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License & Identifications

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Patient Reviews

  • Currently 3.5 of 4 stars
Patient comments (42)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. David Chao, Orthopaedic Surgeon, Internist, Plastic Surgeon is Excellent. Dr. Chao has been reviewed by 53 patients who have provided 42 comments. The rating is 3.5 out of 4 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 3.4
  • Currently 3.3958333333333 of 4 stars
Promptness 3.3
  • Currently 3.304347826087 of 4 stars
Courteous Staff 3.4
  • Currently 3.3541666666667 of 4 stars
Accurate Diagnosis 3.3
  • Currently 3.2708333333333 of 4 stars
Bedside Manner 3.2
  • Currently 3.1836734693878 of 4 stars
Spends Time with Me 3.2
  • Currently 3.2040816326531 of 4 stars
Follows Up After Visit 3.2
  • Currently 3.2444444444444 of 4 stars

Specialties & Research

Dr. David Chao, MD is board certified in Orthopaedic Surgery and Orthopaedic Surgery - Sports Medicine.

  • He has special expertise in 4 areas:
  • Hip Osteoarthritis
  • Knee Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis (Hand and Wrist)
  • Sports Medicine

Education & Awards

Dr. Chao graduated from Northwestern University, Chicago. He has 1 awards.

Top 10 Doctor - City (2014)
San Diego, CA
Orthopaedic Surgeon


Dr. Chao has 6 hospital affiliations:

  • Sharp Memorial Hospital 
  • Scripps Memorial Hospital La Jolla 

Accepted Insurance Plans

Dr. Chao accepts these health insurances in at least one office:

  • United Healthcare - 16 plans
  • Great-West Healthcare - 3 plans
  • Unicare - 12 plans
  • ODS Health Plans - 1 plan
  • Anthem Blue Cross - 4 plans
  • Blue Shield of California - 77 plans
  • Humana - 6 plans
  • Cigna - 4 plans
  • Aetna - 2 plans


  • Mandarin
  • Spanish

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Where does Dr. David J. Chao practice?
Dr. David Chao practices Orthopaedic Surgery and Sports Medicine near San Diego, CA.
See San Diego Orthopedic Surgeons.