Jennifer O. Chan MD

Jennifer O. Chan, MD

Primary Specialties
  • Thoracic Surgery

39141 Civic Center Dr., #335, Center for Cardiovascular Diseases
Fremont, CA 94538
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Phone (510) 248-1400

  • Office Information

    Primary Office

    Address
    39141 Civic Center Dr., #335, Center for Cardiovascular Diseases
    Fremont, CA 94538
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    Phone
    (510) 248-1400

    Fax
    (510) 797-0301

  • About

    Physician Bio

    Jennifer O. Chan, MD, is a double-board certified surgeon in Thoracic and
    General Surgery, with expertise in thoracic surgery––and is
    highly experienced in state-of-the-art techniques to treat diseases and
    conditions of the chest and upper GI tract. A native of Northern California,
    she began her career as a clinical instructor in Thoracic Oncological
    Surgery at University of California, San Francisco. Later, she became
    an attending surgeon in thoracic surgery at The Permanente Medical Group,
    Inc., in Vallejo, Calif. Most recently, prior to joining WTMF, Dr. Chan
    served as an attending surgeon at Interboro Surgical Associates, Inc.,
    in Brooklyn, N.Y., with affiliations at Catholic Health Services of Long
    Island and NYU-Brooklyn.


    Background


    Dr. Chan graduated cum laude from Duke University in Durham, N.C., with
    a Bachelor of Science degree in biology. Next, she received her Doctor
    of Medicine degree at Keck School of Medicine at the University of Southern
    California, which was followed by a medical internship, and then residency,
    in general surgery with Los Angeles County and USC. Her scholarship in
    medicine led to a prestigious research fellowship with Hastings Thoracic
    Oncology Laboratory and Lung Transplantation at Keck School of Medicine,
    and a subsequent fellowship in thoracic surgery at the University of Michigan
    in Ann Arbor, Mich.


    Her research has been published in peer-reviewed publications such as the
    American Journal of Physiology. In addition, she has been a co-author
    of research presented at several national and international medical association meetings.


    Professional Affiliations


    Society of Thoracic Surgery


    American College of Surgery


    Women in Thoracic Surgery


    International Society of Lung Cancer

  • Experience

    Education

    Type
    Education
    Bachelor of Science
    Duke University
    Medical Degree
    Keck School of Medicine at the University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA
    Internship
    General Surgery, Los Angeles County + University of Southern California
    Residency
    General Surgery, Los Angeles County + University of Southern California
    Research Fellowship
    Hastings Thoracic Oncology Laboratory and Lung Transplantation, Keck School of Medicine
    Fellowship
    Thoracic Surgery, University of Michigan - Ann Arbor

    Other Certifications

    Board Certified, American Board of Thoracic Surgery
    Board Certified, American Board of Surgery