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Dr. John Kao, MD

Cardiology*
3.8 (4)
Map Pin Small Aiea, HI
Accepting new patients
24 years of experience

Offers telehealth

Overview of Dr. John Kao, MD

Dr. John Kao, MD is a Cardiology Specialist in Aiea, HI. They specialize in Cardiology, has 24 years of experience, and is board certified in Interventional Cardiology. They graduated from City University of New York School of Medicine and is affiliated with Pali Momi Medical Center and Straub Clinic And Hospital. Patients rated Dr. Kao an average 3.8 star rating.

Dr. Kao works at Pali Momi Heart Center in Aiea, HI. They frequently treat conditions like Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction) and Acute Coronary Syndrome along with other conditions at varying frequencies. They are accepting new patients and accept Aetna, Blue Cross Blue Shield and Cigna as well as other major insurance plans. Please call ahead to schedule an appointment and to confirm all accepted insurance plans.

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Dr. Kao's Office Locations

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    98-1079 Moanalua Rd Ste 680, Aiea, HI 96701 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (808) 485-4553

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  • Pali Momi Medical Center
  • Straub Clinic And Hospital

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    Specialties*
    • Cardiology

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    Years of Experience
    • 24 years of experience
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    Languages Spoken
    • English, Chinese
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    NPI Number
    • 1336187517
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    Education & Certifications

    Medical Education
    • City University of New York School of Medicine
    Medical Education
    Board Certifications
    • Interventional Cardiology
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    Dr. John Kao, MD is accepting new patients on Healthline FindCare. You can check to see if Dr. Kao is offering online scheduling or call the provider’s office for more information.

    Dr. Kao has indicated that they do offer telehealth services. Please call the provider’s office at for more information.

    Dr. Kao has seen patients for Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction) and Acute Coronary Syndrome, and more. You can see other conditions treated by Dr. Kao on their profile. Please call the provider’s office to confirm all visit reasons.

    4 patients have reviewed Dr. Kao. The overall rating for this provider is 3.8. You can read verified reviews and ratings and leave your own review based on your experience with Dr. Kao.

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