Dr. Jerome Donald Chao MD Plastic Surgeon

Dr. Jerome Chao is a plastic surgeon in Latham, New York and is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Albany Medical Center and Saratoga Hospital. He received his medical degree from Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons and has been in practice for 19 years. He is one of 12 doctors at Albany Medical Center and one of 3 at Saratoga Hospital who specialize in Plastic Surgery.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Plastic Surgeon: Aesthetic/Cosmetic, Breast Reconstruction, Hand, Plastic & Reconstructive Microsurgery, Wound Healing

Clinical Interests: Hair Transplantation, Wound Healing, External Ear, Surgical Flaps, Bandages, Finger Injuries

Education & Medical Training

McGaw Medical Center of Northwestern University
Residency, Plastic Surgery, 1995–2002

Columbia University College of Physicians & Surgeons
Fellowship, Orthopaedic Hand Surgery, 2002–2003

Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons
Class of 1995

Harvard University
Other Training, EALC, 1986–1990

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Plastic Surgery
Certified 10 years in Plastic Surgery

NY State Medical License
Active through 2013

Awards, Honors & Recognition

Fellow (FACS), American College of Surgeons

Publications & Presentations

The Impact of a Standardized Consultation Form for Facial Trauma on Billing and Evaluation and Management Levels.
Levesque, A. Y., Tauber, D. M., Lee, J. C., Rodriguez-Feliz, J. R., Chao, J. D.

Processed nerve allografts for peripheral nerve reconstruction: A multicenter study of utilization and outcomes in sensory, mixed, and motor nerve reconstructions.
Brooks, D.N., Weber, R.V., Chao, J.J., Rinker, B.D., Zoldos, J., Robichaux, M.R., Ruggeri, S.B., Anderson, K.A., Bonatz, E.E., Wisotsky, S.M., Cho, M.S., Wilson, C., Cooper, E.O., Ingari, J.V., Safa, B., Parrett, B.M., Buncke, G.M.

Inexpensive alternatives for extremity cast and bandage protection.
Naram, A., Makhijani, S.N., Chao, J.D.

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