Adam Prentice Chao, M.D.

Adam Prentice Chao, M.D. is a board-certified pediatric anesthesiologist at Shriners Hospital for Children – Northern California.

Adam Prentice Chao, M.D. is a board-certified pediatric anesthesiologist who joined Shriners Hospital for Children – Northern California in 2017.  He completed his anesthesiology residency at SUNY Downstate in Brooklyn, NY where he was a chief resident. He completed  a fellowship in pediatric anesthesiology at Children’s National Medical Center in Washington, D.C.

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Full Biography

Adam Prentice Chao, M.D. is a board-certified pediatric anesthesiologist who joined Shriners Hospital for Children – Northern California in 2017.  He completed his anesthesiology residency at SUNY Downstate in Brooklyn, NY where he was a chief resident. He completed  a fellowship in pediatric anesthesiology at Children’s National Medical Center in Washington, D.C.

Dr. Chao has volunteered on mission trips to Bangladesh and the Philippines where he provided anesthesia for craniofacial anomalies.  His professional affiliations include the American Society of Anesthesiologists, the Society of Pediatric Anesthesiologists, and the California Society of Anesthesiologists.  His hobbies include off-roading, wrenching on his 4Runner, weightlifting, and exploring different countries.

Education & Training

Credentials:

  • Medical University, South Carolina
  • Residency, SUNY Downstate, Brooklyn, New York
  • Fellowship, Children’s National Medical Center, Washington, D.C.

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Please call our Referral Center to schedule an appointment, call (916) 453-2191 or via email at ncal.info@shrinenet.org. A Referral Coordinator will partner with you to gather the necessary information to allow our physician leadership to evaluate the best path for your child.
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