Dr. Christine Chen, DO

Dr. Christine Chen, DO

Nephrology  |  
Female  |  
Age 42
(5)
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Dr. Christine Chen, DO is a nephrology specialist in Albuquerque, NM and has been practicing for 10 years. She graduated from Western U Hlt Sci Col Osteo Med Of The Pacific in 2002 and specializes in nephrology and internal medicine.

717 Encino Pl NE Ste 26

Albuquerque, NM 87102

Contact Information

(505) 884-4545

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Humana
  • Medicaid
  • Molina Healthcare
  • UnitedHealthCare
  • WellPoint

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Top Care Areas

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See how frequently Dr. Chen performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
very high
more than 97% of peers
Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
normal
more than 73% of peers
Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
normal
more than 71% of peers

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Specialties

  • Nephrology
  • Internal Medicine
2

Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Nephrology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
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Conditions Treated

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Procedures

  • Hemodialysis
  • Peritoneal Dialysis

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for New Mexico.

0 Sanctions

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.

Education

  • Western U Hlt Sci Col Osteo Med Of The Pacific
    Medical School | Graduated 2002
  • LAC&USC Med Ctr
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2003
  • LAC&USC Med Ctr
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2005
  • University Of New Mexico Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2008

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Chen has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Chen's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Chen to family and friends
3.8
based on 5 total reviews (2 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (5)

  • 5
    (3)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (1)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (1)

Dr. Chen's Performance

Trustworthiness
EXCELLENT
Explains condition(s) well
EXCELLENT
Answers Questions
EXCELLENT
Time well spent
EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
GOOD
Office environment
VERY GOOD
Staff friendliness
GOOD
Average wait time
Under 10 minutes

Patient Comments (2)

in Placitas, NM
Christine Chen provides good care. However, at least one of her frontline staff is rude, inappropriate, and serves as an impediment to providing an adequate quality of overall care. Although I discussed her frontline staff problems months ago, the staff behavior has not improved, and represents a...more
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in Albuquerque, NM
1.5 years ago, Dr. Chen saw our 90 year old mom, just 2 weeks from the urgent request from our PCP. Dr. Chen has worked incredible kidney function miracles to do whatever necessary to lower blood pressure and control water retention with meds and help alleviate worry and concern about issues...more
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