Dr. Mike Kuang Sing Chen MD Surgeon

Dr. Mike Chen is a surgeon in Birmingham, Alabama. He received his medical degree from University of Texas Medical School at Houston and has been in practice for 20 years. Dr. Chen accepts several types of health insurance, listed below.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Surgeon: Pediatric

Education & Medical Training

University of Florida
Residency, General Surgery, 1987–1993

University of Tennessee
Fellowship, Pediatric Surgery, 1994–1996

University of Texas Medical School at Houston
Class of 1987

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Surgery
Certified 20 years in Surgery

American Board of Surgery
Certified 16 years in Pediatric Surgery

FL State Medical License
Active through 2014

AL State Medical License
Active through 2012

TX State Medical License
Active through 2014

Publications & Presentations

Laparoscopic cholecystectomy for biliary dyskinesia in children: Frequency increasing.
Lacher, M.,Yannam, G. R.,Muensterer, O. J.,Aprahamian, C. J.,Haricharan, R. N.,Perger, L.,Bartle, D.,Talathi, S. S.,Beierle, E. A.,Anderson, S. A.,Chen, M. K.,Harmon, C. M.

Single incision pediatric endosurgery (SIPES) appendectomy-is obesity a contraindication?
Yannam, G. R.,Griffin, R.,Anderson, S. A.,Beierle, E. A.,Chen, M. K.,Harmon, C. M.

Early coagulopathy is an independent predictor of mortality in children after severe trauma.
Whittaker, B.,Christiaans, S. C.,Altice, J. L.,Chen, M. K.,Bartolucci, A. A.,Morgan, C. J.,Kerby, J. D.,Pittet, J. F.

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Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna HMO
  • Anthem Blue Access PPO
  • Anthem Blue Preferred HMO
  • Anthem PPO
  • BCBS Alabama PPO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS Illinois PPO
  • CIGNA HMO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • CIGNA PPO
  • First Health PPO
  • GHI PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • Sagamore Health Plus
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO

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