Dr. W. james Chon
Nephrology and Dialysis
24 years experience male
Dr. W. James Chon is an experienced transplant nephrologist. He specializes in the evaluation of donors and recipients for kidney transplantation. Dr. Chon has extensive experience in post-transplant treatment, particularly in the management of immunosuppressive therapy for these patients. Dr. Chon has been actively involved in numerous clinical research projects that deal with complex medical issues in renal transplant candidates and recipients.
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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.
Nephrology and Dialysis, Board Certified
Internal Medicine, Board Certified
United States: Illinois, Kansas, Missouri
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May 4, 2015
Dr. Chon is a first-rate physician who combines an excellent fund of knowledge with a kind and patient manner. I am very pleased that he has joined us here at HealthTap.
Nov 11, 2015
Hi, its Arthur Braun, I really miss you on Healthtap. Arthur Braun [email protected] #nationaldoctorsday2016 #virtualflower1
Jan 25, 2015
Dr. Chon is a superb clinician only surpassed by his caring and empathy for his patients.
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Education & Training
New York University School of Medicine, NY
University of Rochester Medical Center
2013 Super Doctors
Fellow, American College of Physicians
Fellow, American Society of Nephrology
American Society Of Transplantation
American Society Of Nephrology
International Society Of Nephrology