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The overall average patient rating of Dr. John Kao is Excellent.
Specialties & Research
Dr. John Kao, MD is board certified in Orthopaedic Surgery and Orthopaedic Surgery - Sports Medicine.
- He has special expertise in 3 areas:
- Hip Osteoarthritis
- Knee Osteoarthritis
- Osteoarthritis (Hand and Wrist)
Education & Awards
Dr. Kao graduated from Howard University , Washington. He has 1 awards.
Dr. Kao has 3 hospital affiliations:
- Stanford Hospital and Clinics
- Palo Alto Veterans Affairs Medical Center
- El Camino Hospital of Los Gatos
Accepted Insurance Plans
Dr. Kao accepts these health insurances in at least one office:
- United Healthcare - 2 plans
- Unicare - 2 plans
- Anthem Blue Cross - 2 plans
- Blue Shield of California - 77 plans
- Cigna - 2 plans
- Aetna - 3 plans
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- Where does Dr. John T. Kao practice?
Dr. John Kao practices Orthopaedic Surgery, Sports Medicine, Surgery, and Sports Medicine near San Jose, CA.
Additional practice locations include: Redwood City, CA and San Francisco, CA.
See San Jose Orthopedic Surgeons, San Jose Surgeons, and San Jose Sports Medicine Doctors.