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About Dr. Derek H Chao

Dr. Derek H Chao, MD is a Doctor primarily located in El Segundo, CA. He has 21 years of experience. His specialties include Internal Medicine and Nephrology. Dr. Chao is affiliated with Providence Little Co of Mary Medical Center Torrance and Little Company Of Mary San Pedro Hospital. He speaks English.

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Primary Address

Healthcare Partners

2175 Park Pl
El Segundo, CA 90245
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Specialties

Dr. Derek H Chao has the following 2 specialties

  • Internal Medicine

    An internist is a physician who focuses on the diagnosis and treatment of conditions that affect the adult population—both acute and chronic.
    These doctors are often who adults see as their primary physicians because they treat a broad range of illnesses that do not require surgical or specialist interventions. They also work to help a patient maintain optimal health in order to prevent the onset of disease.
    In addition to treating the common cold and flu, internists also treat chronic diseases like diabetes and heart disease.

  • Nephrology

    A nephrologist is a physician who is specially trained to diagnose and treat conditions affecting the kidneys or renal system.
    A nephrologist will determine through urine analysis, blood test, X-ray, sonogram, or kidney biopsy how well the kidneys are functioning and will then prescribe a special diet and exercise program, medication or dialysis - a process by which a machine filters the blood when the kidney is no longer capable of doing so.

  • Expertise

    7 Expertise

  • Kidney Biopsy
  • Chronic Kidney Disease (CKD)
  • Urinalysis
  • End Stage Renal Disease (ESRD)
  • Chronic Renal Disease
  • Dialysis
  • Peritoneal Dialysis

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  • Hospital Affiliations

    Dr. Chao is affiliated (can practice and admit patients) with the following hospital(s).

  • Education

    21 Years Experience

  • Pennsylvania State University College Of Medicine

    Graduated in 1997

  • Ucla Medical Center

    Residency

  • Accepted Insurance

    Dr. Derek H Chao accepts the following insurance providers.

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Healthcare Partners, 2175 Park Pl, El Segundo, CA
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