Dr. Kenneth Chavin MD Surgeon

Dr. Kenneth Chavin is a surgeon in Charleston, South Carolina. He is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Greenville Memorial Hospital and MUSC Medical Center of Medical University of South Carolina. He received his medical degree from Temple University School of Medicine and has been in practice for 27 years. Dr. Chavin accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. He is one of 44 doctors at Greenville Memorial Hospital and one of 36 at MUSC Medical Center of Medical University of South Carolina who specialize in Surgery.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Surgeon: General Surgery, Pediatric

Education & Medical Training

Graduate Hospital/Tenet Healthcare
Residency, General Surgery, 1987 - 1990

Medical University of South Carolina
Residency, General Surgery, 1990 - 1996

Temple University School of Medicine
Class of 1987

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified 5 years in Internal Medicine

FL State Medical License
Active through 2014

Publications & Presentations

Right atrial compression due to diaphragmatic eventration after liver transplantation: Successful treatment by diaphragmatic plication.
Rohan, V.,Bolin, E.,Hand, W.,Stoll, W. D.,McGillicuddy, J.,Chavin, K. D.

Bilirubin Increases Insulin Sensitivity in Leptin-Receptor Deficient and Diet-Induced Obese Mice Through Suppression of ER Stress and Chronic Inflammation.
Dong, H.,Huang, H.,Yun, X.,Kim, D. S.,Yue, Y.,Wu, H.,Sutter, A.,Chavin, K. D.,Otterbein, L. E.,Adams, D. B.,Kim, Y. B.,Wang, H.

Prospective Randomized Controlled Trial of Rabbit Antithymocyte Globulin Compared With IL-2 Receptor Antagonist Induction Therapy in Kidney Transplantation.
Pilch, N. A.,Taber, D. J.,Moussa, O.,Thomas, B.,Denmark, S.,Meadows, H. B.,McGillicuddy, J. W.,Srinivas, T. R.,Baliga, P. K.,Chavin, K. D.

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Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • HealthLink PPO
  • Lovelace Health Plan PPO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
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