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Michael Kao, MD

Specialty
  • Otolaryngology
    (Board Certified)
Primary Address | Office Details
2240 North Harbor Boulevard
Suite 200

Fullerton, CA 92835

Phone: (714) 447-4100

Fax: (714) 447-1922

Networks of Participation
  • St. Jude Affiliated Physicians
  • St. Jude Heritage Medical Group
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  • Meet The Provider
    Biography
    Dr. Michael Kao completed his Otolaryngology – Head and Neck Surgery residency at the University of Washington in Seattle. He dedicated two additional years of research at the Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center and his work on developing novel targeted therapy for HNSCC was awarded the Ballantyne resident research award in 2015. He practices comprehensive General Otolaryngology and has a special interest in voice and swallowing disorders, thyroid surgery, sinus and nasal disorders, head and neck oncology, and sleep surgery.

    Dr. Kao grew up in Northern California and earned his undergraduate degree from UC Berkeley. He earned his medical degree from New York Medical College.

    His wife is an Orange County native and Anesthesiologist, they are both excited to be back in California. Dr. Kao enjoys spending time with his wife, son, and labradoodle. His hobbies include hiking, traveling, playing tennis, and shopping at Costco.
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    Primary Specialties
    Primary Specialties
    • Otolaryngology
      (Board Certified)
    Other Specialties Associations
    Certifications
    Board Certifications

    American Board of Otolaryngology - Head and Neck Surgery, Otolaryngology

    Education
    Education & Training
    • Residency
      University of Washington - 2019
  • Insurance Accepted

    Insurance Accepted

    Insurance Plan

    • Aetna HMO
    • Anthem Blue Cross HMO
    • Anthem Blue Cross Medicare Advantage
    • Blue Shield of CA HMO
    • Blue Shield of CA HMO - Trio
    • Blue Shield of CA Medicare Advantage
    • Cigna HMO
    • Cigna HMO - Select
    • Clever Care Health Plan
    • Health Net HMO
    • Health Net Medicare Advantage
    • Oscar EPO
    • SCAN Medicare Advantage
    • United Healthcare HMO
    • United Healthcare Medicare Advantage
    • Vivity by Anthem Blue Cross
 
  • Primary Location

Greater Orange County Ear Nose Throat Head & Neck Surgeons