Dr. John Ks Chia MD Infectious Disease Specialist

Dr. John Chia is an infectious disease specialist in Torrance, California. He is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Providence Little Company of Mary Medical Center and Torrance Memorial Medical Center. He received his medical degree from David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA and has been in practice for 35 years. Dr. Chia accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. He is one of 7 doctors at Providence Little Company of Mary Medical Center and one of 9 at Torrance Memorial Medical Center who specialize in Infectious Disease.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Infectious Disease Specialist: General Infectious Disease

Education & Medical Training

Cedars-Sinai Medical Center
Residency, Internal Medicine, 1979 - 1982

National Capital Consortium
Fellowship, Infectious Disease, 1983 - 1985

David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA
Class of 1979

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Family Medicine
Certified in Family Medicine

American Board of Family Medicine
Certified in Sports Medicine

FL State Medical License
Active through 2014

Publications & Presentations

Acute gastritis associated with enterovirus infection.
Chia, J.K., Chia, A.Y.

Use of bacitracin therapy for infection due to vancomycin-resistant Enterococcus faecium.
Chia, J. K., Nakata, M. M., Park, S. S., Lewis, R. P., McKee, B.

Recurrent fever, leukocytosis, and abdominal pain due to treatment with cimetidine.
Chia, J. K., Kim, D. O., Lebow, R. C.

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Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • Anthem Blue Access PPO
  • Anthem Blue Preferred HMO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS Illinois PPO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • Cofinity PPO
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • HealthAmerica HealthAssurance PPO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Medical Mutual of Ohio SuperMed Plus
  • Medical Mutual of Ohio SuperMed POS
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
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