Dr. Stefan Chin

Dr. Stefan J. Chin obtained his medical degree from Columbia University in New York City in 1993. Afterward, he stayed in New York and completed his Internal Medicine residency at Columbia University Medical Center in 1996. Moving to California, he completed his fellowship training in Gastroenterology at Stanford University Medical Center in 1999. As a Board Certified Gastroenterologist, he has been in private practice as a partner of the Bay Area Digestive Health Medical Group since 1999 and InSite Digestive Health Care since 2015.

Dr. Chin serves as the current Chief of Gastroenterology at Seton Medical Center in Daly City, CA since 2011 and is a partner at SOAR Surgical Center in Burlingame, CA. His areas of interest include biliary tract and pancreatic disease, colon cancer screening, gastroesophageal reflux disease and liver disease. He is skilled in procedures such as upper endoscopy, colonoscopy, ERCP, pH testing, small bowel capsule endoscopy, and nonsurgical internal hemorrhoidal banding.

When he is not working in the medical field, Dr. Chin has supported his wife in founding two new nonprofit private elementary schools (pre-K to 8) in San Francisco and most recently in Mill Valley, CA.  Dr. Chin enjoys cooking, baking sour dough bread, dining out, skiing, traveling and most importantly, spending time with his wife and two children.

Dr. Chin strives to provide the highest quality gastrointestinal care for his patients as if he is caring for a family member or friend: with compassion, respect, and dignity.

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