Dr. Andre Chaves specializes in hand surgery in Downey, California.
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Board Certification, Specialty and Expertise
Dr. Andre Chaves has been identified as specializing in Hand Surgery.
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Dr. Andre Chaves accepts the following plans at 8555 Florence Ave, Downey, CA
- Blue Shield California
- Blue Cross California
- UHC West (Formerly Pacificare)
- BCBS Blue Card
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Dr. Chaves is affiliated with 2 hospitals:
11500 Brookshire Ave
Dr. Chaves attended medical school at Universidade de Brasilia Faculdade de Ciencias da Saude and graduated in 1972 having 44 years experience.
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