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Specializes in Pediatric Gastroenterology • Female • Age 44

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Dr. Chen's Experience

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Dr. Chen's Specialties

  • Pediatric Gastroenterology

Procedures Dr. Chen Performs

  • Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy

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Hospital Quality

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Hahnemann University Hospital
230 N Broad St
Philadelphia, PA 19102
St. Christopher's Hospital for Children
1601 E Erie Ave
Philadelphia, PA 19124

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Appointments & Offices

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Accepting new patients?

  • Yes
St. Christopher's Hospital for Children- Gastro
SAINT CHRISTOPHERS HOSPITAL
3601 A St Ste 2040
Philadelphia, PA 19134
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    Dr. Chen's Experience

    Specialties

    • Pediatric Gastroenterology

    Board Certifications

    • Pediatric Gastroenterology
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    • Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
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    • Abdominal Pain
    • Anemia
    • Biliary Atresia
    • Cholecystitis and Gallstones
    • Crohn's Disease (Regional Enteritis)
    • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
    • Gastrointestinal Malabsorption
    • Gastroparesis
    • Hemorrhoids
    • Hepatitis B - Immune Response
    • Intestinal Atresia
    • Ulcerative Colitis
    • Unexplained Weight Loss
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    Background Check for Dr. Chen

    Malpractice Claims not available

    • Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Pennsylvania.
    • 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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    Awards & Recognitions

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    Education & Training

    Medical School

    Medical University Of South Carolina
    Graduated in 1998

    Internship Hospital

    Weill Medical College Of Cornell University
    Complete in 1999

    Residency Hospital

    Weill Medical College Of Cornell University
    Complete in 2001

    Fellowship Hospital

    Weill Medical College Of Cornell University
    Complete in 2002
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Chen & Staff

    • English
    • Russian
    • 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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    • Hahnemann University Hospital

    • St. Christopher's Hospital for Children

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    Patient Satisfaction

    Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Chen

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    Likelihood to Recommend

    4.2
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    4.2 out of 5

    Dr. Chen's Office & Staff

    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments

    4.7 out of 5

    6 responses

    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.

    4.7 out of 5

    6 responses

    Staff friendliness and courteousness

    4.5 out of 5

    6 responses

    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)

    10 – 15 minutes

    6 responses

    Experience with Dr. Chen

    Level of trust in provider's decisions

    4.3 out of 5

    6 responses

    How well provider explains medical condition(s)

    4.2 out of 5

    6 responses

    How well provider listens and answers questions

    4 out of 5

    6 responses

    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients

    4 out of 5

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    • Yes.

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    Office Locations

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    St. Christopher's Hospital for Children- Gastro
    SAINT CHRISTOPHERS HOSPITAL
    3601 A St Ste 2040
    Philadelphia, PA 19134
    (215) 427-6778 (Office)
    (215) 427-4656 (Fax)
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