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Specializes in Ophthalmology • Male • Age 45

12600 SE 38th St Ste 108
Bellevue, WA 98006
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Swedish Medical Center - First Hill Campus
747 Broadway
Seattle, WA 98122

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  • Yes
Washington Eye Care PLLC
Factoria
12600 SE 38th St Ste 108
Bellevue, WA 98006
Seattle
1229 Madison St Ste 615
Seattle, WA 98104
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    Dr. Chen's Experience

    Dr. Chen's Care Philosophy

    Specialties

    • Ophthalmology

    Board Certifications

    • Ophthalmology
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    • Blepharoplasty
    • Cataract Removal Surgery
    • Eyelid Surgery
    • Glaucoma Surgery
    • Laser Surgery
    • Ptosis (Eyelids) Surgery
    • Reconstructive Surgery
    • Repair of Brow Ptosis and Blepharoptosis
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    • Age-Related Macular Degeneration
    • Astigmatism
    • Bell's Palsy
    • Cataract
    • Diabetic Eye Disease
    • Diabetic Retinopathy
    • Diplopia
    • Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
    • Drusen
    • Eyelid Disorders
    • Farsightedness
    • Glaucoma
    • Nearsightedness
    • Parasitic Endophthalmitis
    • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
    • Presbyopia
    • Senile Cataracts
    • Trichiasis
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    Awards & Recognitions

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    Education & Training

    Medical School

    Rosalind Franklin University Of Medicine Science/The Chicago Medical School
    Graduated in 2001

    Internship Hospital

    Ochsner Clinic Foundation
    Complete in 2002

    Residency Hospital

    Ochsner Clinic Foundation
    Complete in 2004
    Ohio State University Hospitals
    Complete in 2005

    Fellowship Hospital

    Shanghai No. 9 Hospital, Dept Of Facial Plastic Surgery
    Complete in 2006

    Undergraduate Schools

    Tufts University
    Graduated in 1992

    Other Education

    Cleveland Clinic Foundation/Cole Eye Institute
    Complete in 2006
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Chen & Staff

    • English
    • Chinese
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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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    Patient Satisfaction

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    Dr. Chen's Office & Staff

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    5 out of 5

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    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.

    5 out of 5

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    Staff friendliness and courteousness

    5 out of 5

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    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)

    10 – 15 minutes

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    Experience with Dr. Chen

    Level of trust in provider's decisions

    5 out of 5

    2 responses

    How well provider explains medical condition(s)

    5 out of 5

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    How well provider listens and answers questions

    5 out of 5

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    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients

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    Office Locations

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    Washington Eye Care PLLC
    Factoria
    12600 SE 38th St Ste 108
    Bellevue, WA 98006
    (425) 644-2020 (Office)
    (425) 420-2920 (Fax)
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    Seattle
    1229 Madison St Ste 615
    Seattle, WA 98104
    (425) 644-2020 (Office)
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