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About St. Joseph Health

SJH provides a full range of care facilities including 16 acute care hospitals, home health agencies, hospice care, outpatient services, skilled nursing facilities, community clinics and physician groups. All of our hospital and home health entities are accredited by the Joint Commission. In our award-winning facilities, SJH maintains a "continuum of care," matched to the diverse needs of the urban centers, smaller cities and rural communities who depend on us every day.

Michael Kao, MD

Specialty
  • Otolaryngology
Medical Groups & Affiliations
  • St. Jude Affiliated Physician
  • St. Jude Affiliated Physicians
  • St. Jude Medical Center
Address
2240 North Harbor Boulevard
Suite 200
Fullerton, CA 92835
Accepting New Patients

Primary Office

Address
2240 North Harbor Boulevard
Suite 200
Fullerton, CA 92835
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Phone
(714) 447-4100
Fax
(714) 447-1922

More Information

  • Meet The Doctor

    Specialties & Education

    Primary Specialties
    • Otolaryngology
    Education & Training
    • Residency
      University of Washington - 2019
  • Biography

    Biography

    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.