Dr. Lawrence C. Chao MD Ophthalmologist

Dr. Lawrence Chao is an ophthalmologist in Irvine, California and is affiliated with St. Mary's Medical Center. He received his medical degree from Keck School of Medicine of USC and has been in practice for 21 years. Dr. Chao accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. He is one of 61 doctors at St. Mary's Medical Center who specialize in Ophthalmology.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Ophthalmologist: General Ophthalmology

Hospital Affiliation

St. Mary's Medical Center

Education & Medical Training

St Mary's Hospital Medical Center (San Francisco CA)
Residency, Internal Medicine, 1993–1994

New York Medical College
Residency, Ophthalmology, 1994–1997

Keck School of Medicine of USC
Class of 1993

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Surgery
Certified in Surgery

WI State Medical License
Active through 2013

Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS Illinois PPO
  • CIGNA HMO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • CIGNA PPO
  • Coventry Health Care PPO Platinum
  • First Health PPO
  • HealthLink PPO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO

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