Dr. Emery Chen, MD

Dr. Emery Chen, MD

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Dr. Emery Chen, MD is a general surgery specialist in Palmdale, CA and has been practicing for 12 years. He graduated from New York Medical College in 2001 and specializes in general surgery, surgery, and more.Read his story

38920 Trade Center Dr

Palmdale, CA 93551

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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Care 1st Health Plan
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Delta Health System
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
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No malpractice claims found for California
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Dr. Chen's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Inguinal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Chen performs Inguinal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic more than 5% of his peers

Dr. Chen performs this procedure more than 5% of his peers

Colon and Rectal Surgery
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Chen performs Colon and Rectal Surgery more than 5% of his peers

Dr. Chen performs this procedure more than 5% of his peers

Skin Cancer
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Chen treats Skin Cancer more than 5% of his peers

Dr. Chen treats this condition more than 5% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Basal Cell Carcinoma (BCC)
  • Cutaneous Squamous Cell Carcinoma
  • Epidermoid Carcinoma
  • Facial Skin Cancer
  • Infundibulocystic Basal Cell Carcinoma
  • Merkel Cell Cancer
  • Nevoid Basal Cell Carcinoma Syndrome
  • Nodular Basal Cell Carcinoma
  • Noduloulcerative Basal Cell Carcinoma
  • Non-Melanoma Skin Cancer
  • Pigmented Basal Cell Carcinoma
  • Squamous Cell Carcinoma
  • Squamous Cell Carcinoma of Conjunctiva
  • Squamous Cell Carcinoma of Head and Neck
  • Superficial Basal Cell Carcinoma

Dr. Chen's conditions and procedures:

Abdominal Surgery
Appendectomy
Appendicitis
Cholelithiasis
Colon and Rectal Surgery
Colon Cancer
Colon Surgery
Colorectal Cancer
da Vinci® Robotic Surgery
Gallbladder Diseases
Gallbladder Removal
Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
Gallbladder Surgery
Hernia
Hernia Repair
Inguinal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
Laparoscopic Colon Surgery
Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
Melanoma
Minimally Invasive Parathyrodectomy
Minimally Invasive Surgery
Oculo-Cerebro-Acral, (Roberts-Like) Ectrodactyly
Pancreatic Disease
Pancreatitis
Parathyroid (Gland) Disease
Parathyroid Surgery
Parathyroidectomy
Skin Cancer
Surgery, Robotic Assisted
Thyroid Cancer
Thyroid Nodule Evaluation
Thyroid Surgery
Ultrasound, Thyroid

About Me

As a surgeon, I am reminded everyday how frightening operations can seem to people. I strive to provide empathetic and compassionate care to all of my patients. My staff and I will always treat you with the respect and dignity you deserve during this stressful time in your life.

Specialties

  • General Surgery
  • Endocrine Surgery
  • Surgery

Board Certifications

Education

2007
Rush University Medical Center
Fellowship Hospital
2006
Ucsf East-Bay Surgical Residency
Residency Hospital
2002
Ucsf East-Bay Surgical Residency
Internship Hospital
2001
New York Medical College
Medical School
1994
University Of California At Berkeley
Undergraduate School
2007
2006
2002
2001
1994

Languages

  • Chinese
  • English

Awards

Dr. Chen's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Chen

4.7

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1 Star
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What People Say About Dr. Emery Chen, MD
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Dr. Chen is amazing doctor and the staff at his facilities are very helpful & kind. He has a calm and pleasant demeanor that put me at ease immediately. He was also very thorough and answered all of my questions/concerns. I HIGHLY recommend Dr. Chen!!!
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I had an excellent experience with Dr. Chen and his office staff. I had to have an emergent surgery and I was totally happy throughout my whole experience. I give the highest rating for this doctor and will send all my friends and family to him.
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ery sincere doctor! He was my ER call in doctor at the hospital and he made me feel very at ease and has a good sense of humor to help loosen your nerves. Given sufficient healing time and healed very well, no complications. At the post op visit he was the same cheery doc. Definitely recommend him...Read More
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Dr. Chen is a genuinely amazing doctor, he is compassionate to patients needs, and truly wants the best for his patient. I had gallbladder removed, and will continue to prefer him over other surgeons.I trust him and have nothing but positive remarks.Thank you Dr. Chen you are remarkable person.
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Locations

Elite Robotic Surgery

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    • Mon: 1:00pm - 5:00pm
    • Tue: 9:00am - 5:00pm
    • Wed: 9:00am - 5:00pm
    • Thu: 9:00am - 5:00pm
    • Fri: 9:00am - 12:00pm
    • Sat: closed
    • Sun: closed
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    • Tue: 9:00am - 12:00pm
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Insurance accepted

Accepted insurance can change. Please double-check when making an appointment.

Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Assurant Health
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
Blue Cross Blue Shield of California HMO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of California PPO
Care 1st Health Plan
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
Open Access
Commercial Insurance Company
Delta Health System
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
GEHA PPO
Guardian
Health Net of California
Large Group HMO
Large Group PPO
Humana
Choice Care PPO
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO
Tricare
TriCare for Life
UnitedHealthCare
Navigate HMO
WellPoint