Dr. Paul Chard MD Gastroenterologist

Dr. Paul Chard is a gastroenterologist in Berkeley, California and is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Alameda County Medical Center and Alta Bates Summit Medical Center. He received his medical degree from Stanford University School of Medicine and has been in practice for 16 years. Dr. Chard accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. He is one of 2 doctors at Alameda County Medical Center and one of 20 at Alta Bates Summit Medical Center who specialize in Gastroenterology.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Gastroenterologist: General Gastroenterology

Education & Medical Training

University of California at San Francisco
Residency, Internal Medicine, 1998–2001

University of California at San Francisco
Fellowship, Gastroenterology, 2001–2004

Stanford University School of Medicine
Class of 1998

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified 13 years in Internal Medicine

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified 10 years in Gastroenterology

CA State Medical License
Active through 2013

Publications & Presentations

Magnetic resonance cholangiography of biliary strictures after liver transplantation: a prospective double-blind study.
Kitazono, M. T., Qayyum, A., Yeh, B. M., Chard, P. S., Ostroff, J. W., Coakley, F. V.

The selection and training of volunteers for a rural, home-based hospice program.
Werner, P. T., Chard, P. S., Hawkins, C., Marshall, T.

Gastric foreign body: a potential risk when using transesophageal echo.
Brook, M., Chard, P. S., Brock-Utne, J. G.

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Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna HMO
  • BCBS California PowerSelect HMO
  • GHI PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • MVP Healthcare PPO
  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Blue Shield California PPO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • CIGNA PPO
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • HIP of New York - Select PPO
  • Pacificare HMO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
  • BCBS California CaliforniaCare HMO
  • BCBS California PPO
  • Blue Shield California HMO
  • CIGNA HMO
  • Excellus BCBS BluePPO
  • Health Net California Large Group PPO
  • Health Net HMO - Employer Group
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO - Kaiser
  • MVP Healthcare HMO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS

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