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Dr. Steven Chao, MD

Colorectal Surgery*
3.0 (2)
Map Pin Small Flushing, NY
Accepting new patients

Offers telehealth

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Overview of Dr. Steven Chao, MD

Dr. Steven Chao, MD is a Colorectal Surgery Specialist in Flushing, NY. They graduated from University at Buffalo Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences and is affiliated with NewYork-Presbyterian Queens. Dr. Chao, completed a residency at Rutgers Robert Wood Johnson Medical School. Patients rated Dr. Chao an average 3.0 star rating.

Dr. Chao works at NewYork-Presbyterian Medical Group Queens - Downtown Flushing Multispecialty in Flushing, NY. They frequently treat conditions like Anorectal Fistula along with other conditions at varying frequencies. They are accepting new patients and accept Aetna, Anthem and Blue Cross Blue Shield as well as other major insurance plans. Please call ahead to schedule an appointment and to confirm all accepted insurance plans.

Dr. Chao's Office Locations

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    NewYork-Presbyterian Medical Group Queens - Downtown Flushing Multispecialty
    13656 39th Ave, Flushing, NY 11354 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (718) 804-5004

Experience & Treatment Frequency

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Anorectal Fistula
Anal Fistulectomy or Fistulotomy
Anal Fissure

Treatment frequency



Many providers have expertise treating multiple conditions or procedures. FindCare uses a variety of data sources to determine which conditions or procedures a provider treats and their level of experience.
Anorectal Fistula
Anal Fistulectomy or Fistulotomy
Anal Fissure
Anal and Rectal Cancer
Anal or Rectal Pain
Anorectal Abscess
Appendicitis
Colorectal Cancer
Constipation
Hemorrhoids
Incisional Hernia
Intestinal Obstruction
Anoscopy
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Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
Destruction of Anal Tumor
Hemorrhoidectomy or Excision of Anal Tags
Acute Bowel Infarction
Anal Sphincter Dysplasia
Crohn's Disease
Inflammatory Bowel Disease
Intestinal Abscess
Neoplasm of Gastrointestinal Tract
Pelvic Abscess
Rectal Prolapse
Rectovaginal Fistula
Secondary Malignancies
Ulcerative Colitis
Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
Anal Cauterization
Colectomy
Colectomy Laparoscopic
Colectomy Sigmoidectomy with Robotic Assist
Colonoscopy
Colostomy
Enterostomy (Laparoscopic or Open)
Excision of Rectal Tumor
Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy)
Laparoscopic Abdominoperineal Resection of the Rectum With Robotic Assistance
Laparoscopic Excision or Destruction of Ovary
Laparotomy
Procetectomy With Robotic Assist
Proctectomy
Puncture Aspiration
Removal or Destruction of Rectal or Intestinal Tumor (incl. Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, Sigmoidoscopy and Control of Hemorrhage)
Repair of Anal and Rectal Defects (Anoplasty, Repair of Imperforate Anus, Sphincteroplasty, Rectal Graft)
Sphincterotomy
Vaginectomy
Wound Repair
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    About Dr. Steven Chao, MD

    Specialties*
    • Colorectal Surgery

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    Languages Spoken
    • English
    Languages Spoken
    Gender
    • Male
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    NPI Number
    • 1033370028
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    Education & Certifications

    Residency
    • Rutgers Robert Wood Johnson Medical School
    Residency
    Medical Education
    • University at Buffalo Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences
    Medical Education
    Board Certifications
    • General Surgery
    Board Certifications
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    Hospital Affiliations

    • NewYork-Presbyterian Queens

    Frequently Asked Questions

    Dr. Steven Chao, MD is accepting new patients on Healthline FindCare. You can check to see if Dr. Chao is offering online scheduling or call the provider’s office for more information.

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

    Dr. Chao works at NewYork-Presbyterian Medical Group Queens - Downtown Flushing Multispecialty in Flushing, NY. View the full address on Dr. Chao’s profile.

    Dr. Chao has seen patients for Anorectal Fistula, and more. You can see other conditions treated by Dr. Chao on their profile. Please call the provider’s office to confirm all visit reasons.

    2 patients have reviewed Dr. Chao. The overall rating for this provider is 3.0. You can read verified reviews and ratings and leave your own review based on your experience with Dr. Chao.

    Whether a person prefers to schedule an appointment online or over the phone with Dr. Chao, there are benefits to both methods. A person calling to schedule an with Dr. Chao appointment can ask questions about the practice, provider availability, conditions treated, procedures performed, and if their insurance carrier is accepted. While online scheduling is quicker, easier, allows one to view a wide range of appointment times, and may provide the ability to sync with a personal calendar.

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