Dr. Derek Hsuante Chao MD Nephrologist

Dr. Derek Chao is a nephrologist in Torrance, California and is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Harbor-UCLA Medical Center and St. Mary Medical Center. He received his medical degree from Penn State College of Medicine and has been in practice for 17 years. He is one of 30 doctors at Harbor-UCLA Medical Center and one of 24 at St. Mary Medical Center who specialize in Nephrology.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Nephrologist: General Nephrology

Hospital Affiliation

Harbor-UCLA Medical Center

Torrance Memorial Medical Center
High performing in Nephrology

St. Mary Medical Center
High performing in Nephrology

Education & Medical Training

VA Greater Los Angeles Healthcare System
Residency, Internal Medicine, 1997–2000

VA Greater Los Angeles Healthcare System
Fellowship, Nephrology, 2000–2002

Penn State College of Medicine
Class of 1997

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified in Internal Medicine

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified in Nephrology

CA State Medical License
Active through 2015


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