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Dr. Eric Chen, MD

Ophthalmology ·  Male · Age 43

Dr. Chen

Retina Consultants Of Houston

6560 Fannin St Ste 750 Houston, TX 77030

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Dr. Eric Chen, MD is an ophthalmology specialist in Houston, TX and has been practicing for 12 years. He graduated from Baylor University in 2001 and specializes in ophthalmology, ocular oncology, and more.


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(713) 524-3434

Dr. Chen accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Ambetter
Superior Health Plan
Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
Blue Advantage HMO
Blue Choice
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
Commercial Insurance Company
Coventry Health Care
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Humana
Choice Care PPO
Preferred PPO
Mail Handlers Benefit Plan (MHBP)
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
Planned Administration Inc
Principal Life
UnitedHealthCare
Choice Plus POS
Navigate HMO
Navigate POS
Options PPO
Universal American

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No malpractice claims found for Texas
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Chen's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Retina Diseases
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very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Chen treats Retina Diseases more than 97% of his peers

Dr. Chen treats this condition more than 97% of his peers

Eye Surgery
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high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Chen performs Eye Surgery more than 83% of his peers

Dr. Chen performs this procedure more than 83% of his peers

Eye Cancer
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Chen treats Eye Cancer more than 71% of his peers

Dr. Chen treats this condition more than 71% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Retinal Cancer

Dr. Chen's conditions and procedures:

  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Autoimmune Thyroid Diseases
  • Benign Neoplasm of Choroid
  • Benign Neoplasm of Eye
  • Benign Tumor
  • Blindness
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Cataract
  • Cataract Removal Surgery
  • Chorioretinal Scars
  • Chorioretinitis
  • Corneal Diseases
  • Cutaneous Lupus Erythematosus
  • Degenerative Disorders of Globe
  • Destruction of Lesion of Retina and Choroid
  • Diabetic Eye Exam
  • Diabetic Macular Edema (DME)
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Diplopia
  • Drusen
  • Endophthalmitis
  • Eye Cancer
  • Eye Infections
  • Eye Procedure
  • Eye Surgery
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Eyelid Surgery
  • Farsightedness
  • Floaters
  • Glaucoma
  • Graves' Disease
  • Keratitis
  • Laser Surgery
  • Macular Degeneration
  • Macular Edema
  • Macular Hole
  • Macular Pucker Surgery
  • Ocular Inflammation (Uveitis) Treatment
  • Optic Neuritis
  • Paracentesis of Anterior Eye
  • Progressive High Myopia
  • Purulent Endophthalmitis
  • Repair of Retinal Detachment
  • Repair of Retinal Detachment or Retinal Tear
  • Retina and Vitreous Surgery
  • Retina Diseases
  • Retinal Detachment
  • Retinal Detachment and Retinal Tear
  • Retinal Hemorrhage
  • Retinal Laser Photocoagulation
  • Retinal Laser Surgery
  • Retinal Surgery
  • Retinal Telangiectasia
  • Retinal Vein Occlusion
  • Retinopathy of Prematurity (ROP)
  • Scleral Buckling
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Sjögren's Syndrome
  • Thyroid Disease
  • Ulcer
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vitrectomy
  • Vitrectomy (incl. Macular Hole Repair)
  • Vitreoretinal Surgery
  • Vitreous Hemorrhage

About Me

Care Philosophy

Founded in 1988, RCH has decades of collective experience in the management of diseases of the retina, vitreous, and macula.Our commitment to our patients, their families, and the doctors who refer to our practice is to provide world-class expertise ...

Specialties

  • Ophthalmology
  • Anatomic & Clinical Pathology
  • Anatomic Pathology
  • Clinical Pathology

Board Certifications

Education

2007
Wills Eye Hospital
Fellowship Hospital
2005
Vanderbilt University Med Center
Residency Hospital
2002
Brackenridge Hospital
Internship Hospital
2001
Baylor University
Medical School
1997
Stanf
Undergraduate School
2007
2005
2002
2001
1997

Languages

  • Chinese
  • Korean
  • Spanish
  • Vietnamese

Awards

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Dr. Chen is wonderful. Very attentive and caring. Everything about Retina Consultants is first class and I have received the best care possible!!
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I really appreciate Dr. Chen. He is is very professional, efficient, and thorough without making me feel rushed about asking questions and being satisfied with the answers. The staff is also very professional and courteous. I would recommend this office and Dr, Chen to anyone.
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Very good. Tom
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The best eye doctor.
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Great Dr. Very knowledgeable. Good explanation of condition and procedures. Highly reccomend him.
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