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Specialties & Research
Dr. Derek Chao, MD is board certified in Internal Medicine and Nephrology.
- He has special expertise in 1 area:
- Flu (Human Influenza)
Education & Awards
Dr. Chao graduated from Pennsylvania State University, Hershey.
Dr. Chao has 7 hospital affiliations:
- Anaheim Memorial Medical Center
- Little Company of Mary Hospital
Accepted Insurance Plans
Dr. Chao accepts these health insurances in at least one office:
- LA Care Health Plan - 5 plans
- USA H & W Network - 1 plan
- Aetna - 2 plans
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- Where does Dr. Derek H. Chao practice?
Dr. Derek Chao practices Internal Medicine, Nephrology, General Practice, and Hospitalist near Torrance, CA.
Additional practice locations include: Long Beach, CA.
See Torrance Internists, Torrance Nephrologists, Torrance General Practitioners, and Torrance Hospitalists.