Dr. Hamilton Chen, MD

Dr. Hamilton Chen, MD

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Age 36
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Dr. Hamilton Chen, MD is a pain medicine specialist in Riverside, CA and has been practicing for 4 years. He graduated from SUNY Dwnstate M C Coll Med in 2009 and specializes in pain medicine and physical medicine & rehabilitation.

6900 Brockton Ave Ste 103

Riverside, CA 92506

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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Exclusive Healthcare
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
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Background Check

No malpractice claims found for California
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
Fibromyalgia
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Chen treats Fibromyalgia more than 90% of his peers

Dr. Chen treats this condition more than 90% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Deposition Disease-Related Fibromyalgia
  • Epstein Barr Virus-Related Fibromyalgia
  • Major Depressive Disorder-Related Fibromyalgia
  • Primary Fibromyalgia
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis-Related Fibromyalgia
  • Secondary Fibromyalgia
  • Sleep Disturbance-Related Fibromyalgia
  • Tension Myositis-Related Fibromyalgia
Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Chen treats Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement) more than 82% of his peers

Dr. Chen treats this condition more than 82% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Brachial Neuritis
  • Neuritis
  • Neuritis With Brachial Predilection
  • Optic Neuritis
  • Peripheral Neuritis
  • Polyneuritis
  • Radiculitis
  • Ulnar Neuritis
  • Vestibular Neuritis
Trigger Point Injection
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Chen performs Trigger Point Injection more than 77% of his peers

Dr. Chen performs this procedure more than 77% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Myofascial Trigger Point Injection

Dr. Chen's conditions and procedures:

Adhesive Capsulitis
All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
Ankylosing Spondylitis
Arthritis
Arthritis of the Elbow
Autoimmune Diseases
Back Pain
Benign Chronic Pain Syndrome
Bone Disorders
Brachial Plexus Palsy
Brain Disorders
Bursitis
Cancer Pain
Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
Cervical Epidural Steroid Injection
Cervical Facet Joint Injection
Cervical Medial Branch Block
Cervical Spine Myelopathy
Chronic Neck Pain
Chronic Pain
Chronic Pain Management
Chronic Pelvic Pain
Coccygeal Pain
Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
Degenerative Disc Disease
Discography
Elbow Injuries
EMG (Electromyography)
Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
Epidural Block, Facet Blocks
Epidural Injection
Epidural Steroid Injections
Facet Block
Facet Joint Injection
Fibromyalgia
Foot Conditions
Foot Pain
Fracture
Hand Pain
Headache
Hip Pain
Intervertebral Disc Disease
Joint Drainage
Joint Injection
Knee Disorders
Knee Pain
Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
Low Back Pain
Lumbar Epidural Steroid Injection
Lumbar Facet Joint Injection
Lumbar Medial Branch Radiofrequency Neurotomy
Lumbar Selective Nerve Root Block
Migraine
Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
Neck Pain
Nerve Block, Somatic
Nerve Blocks
Nerve Destruction by Neurolytic Agent
Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
Non-Cosmetic Chemodenervation
Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
Osteoarthritis of Hip
Osteoarthritis of Knee
Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
Pain Management
Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
Pathological Spine Fracture
Peripheral Nerve Block
Phantom Limb Pain
Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
Radiofrequency Nerve Ablation
Rheumatoid Arthritis
Sacroiliac Joint Injection
Sacrum Disorders
Scoliosis
Shoulder Disorders
Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
Shoulder Pain
Shoulder Tendinitis and Tenosynovitis
Spinal Cord Stimulation
Spinal Nerve Block
Spinal Stenosis
Spine Deformities
Spine Disorders
Spine Fractures, Traumatic
Spondylitis
Spondylolisthesis
Spondylosis
Steroid Injection
Trigger Point Injection
Upper Back Pain
Wrist Pain

About Me

Care Philosophy

My practice philosophy is to treat all my patients with multidisciplinary care through physical therapy, psychotherapy, medication, and interventions.   I understand that pain is complex; it may be associated with a wide range of injury ...

Specialties

  • Pain Medicine
  • Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation

Board Certifications

  • Pain Medicine
  • Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation

Education

  • 2014
    Uc Irvine Med Ctr Uc Irvine
    Fellowship Hospital
    2014
  • 2013
    Uc Irvine Med Ctr Uc Irvine
    Residency Hospital
    2013
  • 2010
    Harbor-Ucla
    Internship Hospital
    2010
  • 2009
    SUNY Dwnstate M C Coll Med
    Medical School
    2009
  • 2005
    University Of California At Los Angeles
    Undergraduate School
    2005

Languages

  • Chinese, Mandarin
  • English

Awards

Dr. Chen's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Chen

4.2

Based on 10 reviews

5 Stars
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1 Star
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While the Doctor is nice enough, nice doesn't get the issues resolved. This doctor's first responses is to think you are only in his office to shop for drugs. Nevermind that your pain has you in tears. Didn't take the time to get to know me before saying I was a drug addict. Once I finally...Read More
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Comfort level with my physician is very important to me. The feeling that I am connecting to my physician is an utmost importance to me as a patient. Dr. Chen is a great listener, he takes his time and he is detailed. I like his show and tell approach when explaining some medical terms. I am...Read More
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He is very nice and humble, he gave an epidural pain medication to my mom and I must say he did the procedure with great precision and expertise with a positive outcome.
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After seeing several different Rheumatologist and PCP's, Dr Chen was able to properly diagnose and treat me. I've been pain free for the first time in 5 years.
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First Health (Coventry Health Care) Test
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Medicaid
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Prime Health Services
Tricare
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