Dr. Edward P. Chen, MD

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Specializes in Cardiothoracic Surgery • Male • Age 50

5665 Peachtree Dunwoody Rd Ste 200
Atlanta, GA 30342
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Emory University Hospital Midtown
550 Peachtree St NE
Atlanta, GA 30308
Emory University Hospital
1364 Clifton Road North East
Atlanta, GA 30322

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Emory Clinic Cardiothoracic Surgery
5665 Peachtree Dunwoody Rd Ste 200
Atlanta, GA 30342
1365A CLIFTON RD NE A2200
Atlanta, GA 30322
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    Dr. Chen's Experience

    Specialties

    • Cardiothoracic Surgery
    • Cardiac Surgery
    • Thoracic Surgery

    Board Certifications

    • General Surgery
    • Thoracic Cardiovascular Surgery
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    • Aortic Aneurysm Repair
    • Aortic Repair, Open or Repair of Arterial Aneurysm, Open
    • Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography)
    • Cardiac Electrophysiology
    • Cardiac Myocardial Perfusion Imaging
    • Cardioverter-Defibrillator or Pacemaker Insertion, Removal or Repair
    • Carotid Artery Stent Placement
    • Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs)
    • Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy and Stent
    • Coronary Artery Bypass Graft (CABG) Surgery
    • Decortication and Pleurectomy
    • Endovascular Repair of Aorta
    • Endovascular Repair of Thoracic Aorta
    • Head and Neck Surgery
    • Heart Defect Repair
    • Heart Surgery
    • Heart Transplant
    • Impella Device
    • Insertion of Left Ventricular Lead for Pacemaker or Cardioverter and-or Defibrillator
    • Lung Surgery
    • Maze Procedure
    • Non-Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy, and Stenting
    • Open Heart Surgery
    • Pacemaker Insertion or Replacement
    • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
    • Removal or Revision of Pacemaker or Cardioverter and-or Defibrillator
    • Resection of Cardiac Tumor
    • Thoracentesis
    • Tracheal Surgery
    • Valve Repair or Replacement (Aortic, Mitral, Tricuspid, and Pulmonary)
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    • Vascular Surgical Procedure
    • Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery (VATS) or Thoracotomy
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    • Aneurysm
    • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
    • Aortic Aneurysm
    • Aortic Dissection
    • Aortic Stenosis
    • Aortic Valve Disease
    • Aortic Valve Regurgitation
    • Arrhythmias
    • Atrial Fibrillation
    • Atrial Flutter
    • Benign Tumor
    • Cancer
    • Cardiomegaly
    • Cardiomyopathy
    • Carotid Artery Disease
    • Congenital Aortic Valve Disorders
    • Congenital Heart Defects
    • Congenital Heart Disease
    • Congestive Heart Failure
    • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
    • Empyema
    • Endocarditis
    • Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
    • Heart Disease
    • Heart Tumors, Benign
    • Lung Cancer
    • Mitral Valve Disease
    • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
    • Mitral Valve Stenosis
    • Pericardial Disease
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    • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
    • Pulmonary Arteriovenous Malformation
    • Pulmonary Disease
    • Pulmonary Embolism
    • Pulmonary Valve Disease
    • Ruptured Aortic Aneurysm
    • Septal Defect
    • Thoracoabdominal Aortic Aneurysm
    • Thrombosis
    • Thymomas
    • Vascular Disease
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    Background Check for Dr. Chen

    2 Malpractice Claims

    • Settlement  (3/23/2012)
    • Amount or Range: $900,000.00
    • State: Georgia
    • Settlement  (2/14/2013)
    • Amount or Range: $350,000.00
    • State: Georgia
    • 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

    Duke University School Of Medicine
    Graduated in 1992

    Residency Hospital

    University Calif
    Complete in 2000

    Fellowship Hospital

    Emory University
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Chen & Staff

    • English
    • Spanish
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    Dr. Chen's Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

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    • Emory University Hospital Midtown

    • Emory University Hospital

    • Emory Saint Joseph's Hospital

    • Grady Memorial Hospital

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    Patient Satisfaction

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    Likelihood to Recommend

    4.0
    • 19 responses
    • 1 review

    4 out of 5

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    5 out of 5
    - in Atlanta , GA |

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    Office Locations

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    Emory Clinic Cardiothoracic Sgy
    Emory Clinic Cardiothoracic Surgery
    5665 Peachtree Dunwoody Rd Ste 200
    Atlanta, GA 30342
    (404) 778-7200 (Office)
    (404) 778-6626 (Fax)
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    1365A CLIFTON RD NE A2200
    Atlanta, GA 30322
    (404) 778-5040 (Office)
    (404) 778-4346 (Fax)
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