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Specializes in Pain Medicine • Male

1491 Cedarwood Ln
Pleasanton, CA 94566
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Accepting new patients?

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1491 Cedarwood Ln
Pleasanton, CA 94566
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4439 Stoneridge Dr Ste 130
Pleasanton, CA 94588
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    Dr. Chen's Experience

    Specialties

    • Pain Medicine
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    • Acupuncture
    • Advanced Laparoscopic Surgery
    • Anesthesia
    • Cervical Herniated Disc Surgery
    • Chronic Pain Management
    • Conscious Sedation
    • Discography
    • Epidural Cortisone Injection
    • Neck Surgery
    • Nerve Blocks
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    • Arthritis
    • Back Pain
    • Elbow Pain
    • Fibromyalgia
    • Hand Pain
    • Headache
    • Insomnia
    • Migraine
    • Neck Pain
    • Neurological Injuries
    • Nicotine Dependence
    • Rheumatoid Arthritis
    • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
    • Shoulder Pain
    • Tobacco Withdrawal
    • Wrist Pain
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    Background Check for Dr. Chen

    0 Malpractice Claims

    • No malpractice history found for California.
    • No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

    0 Board Actions

    • No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.
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    Education & Training

    Medical School

    University Of California, San Diego, School Of Medicine
    Graduated in 1987

    Residency Hospital

    Huron Hospital Cleveland Clinic
    Kaiser Permanente Med Center

    Undergraduate Schools

    University Of California Berkeley
    Graduated in 1983
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Chen & Staff

    • English
    • Spanish
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    Patient Satisfaction

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    3.5
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    3.5 out of 5

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    3.5 out of 5

    10 responses

    Dr. Chen's Office & Staff

    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments

    4.1 out of 5

    10 responses

    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.

    3.7 out of 5

    10 responses

    Staff friendliness and courteousness

    2.9 out of 5

    10 responses

    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)

    10 – 15 minutes

    8 responses

    Experience with Dr. Chen

    Level of trust in provider's decisions

    3.5 out of 5

    10 responses

    How well provider explains medical condition(s)

    3.7 out of 5

    10 responses

    How well provider listens and answers questions

    3.6 out of 5

    10 responses

    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients

    3.9 out of 5

    10 responses

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    • Yes.

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    Office Locations

    A
    1491 Cedarwood Ln
    Pleasanton, CA 94566
    (925) 461-2840 (Office)
    B
    Christopher Chen MD
    4439 Stoneridge Dr Ste 130
    Pleasanton, CA 94588
    (925) 461-2840 (Office)
    C
    520 S El Camino Real
    San Mateo, CA 94402
    (650) 548-0315 (Office)
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