Dr. James C Kao

  • 15+ YEARS EXP


Dr. James C Kao, MD, is a Gastroenterology specialist in Burbank, California. He attended and graduated from Duke University School Of Medicine in 2003, having over 15 years of diverse experience, especially in Gastroenterology. He is affiliated with many hospitals including Providence Saint Joseph Medical Ctr. Dr. James C Kao also cooperates with other doctors and physicians in medical groups including Lakeside Medical Organization, A Medical Group Inc. Dr. James C Kao accepts Medicare-approved amount as payment in full. Call (818) 848-3763 to request Dr. James C Kao the information (Medicare information, advice, payment, ...) or simply to book an appointment.

Address: 191 S Buena Vista
Burbank, California 91505-4554

Phone 1: (818) 848-3763

Doctor Profile


Full Name James C Kao
Gender Male
PECOS ID 2961698691
Sole Proprietor No - He does not own an unincorporated business by himself.
Accepts Medicare Assignment He does accept the payment amount Medicare approves and not to bill you for more than the Medicare deductible and coinsurance.

Medical Specialties

  • Gastroenterology (primary specialty)
  • Internal Medicine


  • 15+ years of diverse experience


  • Medical Doctor (MD)
    Medical Doctor
    Doctor of Medicine (MD or DM), or in Latin: Medicinae Doctor, meaning "Teacher of Medicine", is a terminal degree for physicians and surgeons. In countries that follow the tradition of the United States, it is a first professional graduate degree awarded upon graduation from medical school.

Education and Training

  • Dr. James C Kao attended and graduated from Duke University School Of Medicine in 2003.


  • NPI #: 1760645121
  • NPI Enumeration Date: Monday, July 7, 2008
  • NPPES Last Update: Wednesday, July 24, 2013

Quality Reporting

  • eRx - He does not participate in the Medicare Electronic Prescribing (eRx) Incentive Program.
  • PQRS - He does report Quality Measures (PQRS). The Physician Quality Reporting System (PQRS) is a Medicare program encouraging health care professionals and group practices to report information on their quality of care. Quality measures can show how well a health care professional provides care to people with Medicare.
  • EHR - He does not use electronic health records (EHR). The Electronic Health Records (EHR) Incentive Program encourages health care professionals to use certified EHR technology in ways that may improve health care. Electronic health records are important because they may improve a health care professional's ability to make well-informed treatment decisions.
  • MHI - He does commit to heart health through the Million Hearts initiative. Million Hearts is a national initiative that encourages health care professionals to report and perform well on activities related to heart health in an effort to prevent heart attacks and strokes.
  • MOC - He does not participate in the Medicare Maintenance of Certification Program. A "Maintenance of Certification Program" encourages board certified physicians to continue learning and self-evaluating throughout their medical career.

Language Spoken by Dr. James C Kao

  • English

Medical Licenses

Dr. James C Kao has been primarily specialized in Gastroenterology for over 15 years of experience.
  • Internal Medicine / Gastroenterology
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    An internist who specializes in diagnosis and treatment of diseases of the digestive organs including the stomach, bowels, liver and gallbladder. This specialist treats conditions such as abdominal pain, ulcers, diarrhea, cancer and jaundice and performs complex diagnostic and therapeutic procedures using endoscopes to visualize internal organs.

Affiliated Hospitals

Medical Group Practice

  • Lakeside Medical Organization, A Medical Group Inc

Practice Locations

191 S Buena Vista
Burbank, California 91505-4554
Phone: (818) 848-3763
Office Hours:
  • Monday: 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
  • Tuesday: 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
  • Wednesday: 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
  • Thursday: 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
  • Friday: 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
  • Saturday: Closed
  • Sunday: Closed

This doctor profile was updated by using the public dataset from Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) which is publicized on Thursday, September 14, 2017, and correspondent NPI information on the public NPPES record dated Wednesday, July 24, 2013. If you found out that something incorrect and want to change it, please follow this Update Data guide.

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