Dr. Kao-Ping Chua is a practicing general pediatrician and health services researcher. He completed his pediatrics residency at Boston Children’s Hospital and Boston Medical Center in 2010. Subsequently, he obtained a Ph.D. in health policy from Harvard University with a concentration in evaluative sciences and statistics.
Dr. Chua combines rigorous methodology with his clinical experiences to measure the quality and value of care delivered to children, including overuse of health care interventions and inappropriate opioid prescribing. He is the recipient of the 2016 Academic Pediatric Association Young Investigator Award. His studies have been published in journals such as JAMA, JAMA Internal Medicine, and Pediatrics, and have been covered by national media outlets such as CNN, NPR, Forbes, Reuters, and The L.A. Times.
Our pediatricians provide evidence-based care for families. We are pro-vaccine and follow the AAP guidelines regarding the immunization schedule.