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Dr. Kao is fabulous!
samoca's Review of: Dr. Chia Chi Kao

Rating: 9.80 (out of 10)
Review Date:
August 21, 2007, 2:57 pm


DOCTOR INFORMATION
Doctor Name:   Dr. Chia Chi Kao (My Profile)
City:
Santa Monica
State:   California (CA)
Country:   United States
PATIENT INFORMATION
Reviewer:   samoca (Contact Me)
View My Before/After Photo Album(s):   None available
Did you get any procedure(s) done by this doctor?   Yes
Date of your procedure(s):   March 8, 2007
Procedure(s) I had done:   None
MY PERSONAL REVIEW
 

 

I went for a consult with Dr. Kao after seeing his name on a message board. I'd heard of him several years earlier referred by the surgeon father-in-law of a friend. The BR pictures on his website (ckplasticsurgery.com) were the best that I'd seen online (he does very round, natural looking breasts). I called the office and found out he was a Blue Cross provider, so went for a consult (I live in Santa Monica so it was especially easy). And his quiet, completely attentive manner just won me over immediately (esp compared to other well known BR specialists I'd seen). I could not be happier with my results. I'm 61 and have the perky breasts of a teenager. He's expensive (if insurance doesn't cover) but very worth it IMO.  
MY RATINGS IN DETAIL

N/A = Not Applicable
1 = Worst/Extremely dissatisfied
5 = Neutral
10 = Best/Extremely satisfied

My Results:
How happy are you with your results?
Did your results meet or exceed your expectations?
  (10)
Medical Skills, Techniques & Knowledge:
Does your doctor have strong and up-to-date medical skills?
Does your doctor have good knowledge of techniques?
Were you well informed by the doctor?
  (10)
Accessibility:
Was doctor accessible and helpful during pre-op and post-op?
Is there good after business hours support?
Can doctor be reached by telephone?
Can doctor be reached by email?
  (10)
Personality:
Did the doctor make you feel comfortable?
Did the doctor take time to listen to your needs?
Did you feel rushed when trying to talk?
Was the doctor friendly and approachable?
Did the doctor show care and concern for you?
Does the doctor love being a doctor?
  (10)
Office & Support Staff, Nurses:
Was the office staff professional and well-mannered?
Was staff accessible and helpful during pre-op and post-op?
Was the office staff sensitive to your condition and needs?
Were your telephone/email messages given to the doctor?
  (10)
Appointments, Waiting Time:
Was it easy to book an appointment?
Was doctor reasonably punctual with appointments?
How was the office waiting time?
  (10)
Price:
Do you feel the price of your procedure(s) was reasonable?
Does the doctor give financing options?
  (6)
Office & Surgical Facility:
Are the office and/or surgical facilities professional, clean, and well maintained?
Is the medical equipment up-to-date?
Is the office comfortable and the décor aesthetically pleasing?
Were you offered anything to drink?
  (10)
Recommending This Doctor:
How likely are you to recommend this doctor to someone else?
  (10)

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