Dr. George Chiang

Pediatric Urology
San Diego, CA
19 years experience

About

Specialties
Doctors may have more than one area of specialty interest. Board certification in a specialty area means the doctor has completed formal training and has practice experience in that specialty, and has passed the certification examination from the corresponding accredited medical specialty board.

Pediatric Urology

Urology

Languages spoken

English

Doctor Q&A

10 Answers
1 Agree
The number of answers this doctor has agreed with.
A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. George Chiang
19 years experience Pediatric Urology
No: If a child truly has a hernia, then the only way to fix it is surgically. However, the surgery itself can be performed in either a laparoscopic or op ... Read More
1
1 comment
16
16 thanks
A 27-year-old member asked:
Dr. George Chiang
19 years experience Pediatric Urology
Earlier the better: We recommend fixing these before 2 years of age to maximize the benefit of the surgery (reducing risk of testicular cancer long term and reducing risk ... Read More
2
2 comments
4
4 thanks
A 24-year-old member asked:
Dr. George Chiang
19 years experience Pediatric Urology
No: It could be developmental or it could be an undescended testicle or it could be a hydrocele/hernia. Really depends on the physical exam and an ultras ... Read More
4
4 thanks

90,000 U.S. doctors in 147 specialties are here to answer your questions, provide medical advice, write prescriptions, and more.

Ask doctors free
Answer emailed
in 24 hours or less

Testimonials
Recommendations and Thank you notes are endorsements given from patients or other doctors.

2
Recommendations
29
Thank you notes
HealthTap member
Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Chiang is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
HealthTap member
Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Chiang is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
HealthTap member
Thank you, your answer was very helpful!
HealthTap member
Thank you, this checklist was so helpful

Education & Training

Medical/Graduate school

Tufts University School of Medicine, MA
Graduated 2001MD
90,000 U.S. doctors in 147 specialties are here to answer your questions, provide medical advice, write prescriptions, and more.
Answer emailed
in 24 hours or less