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Dr. James Chen, MD

Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism •  Male • Age 65

  
Dr. Chen

James Chen MD

99 Beauvoir Ave Summit, NJ 07901
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(908) 522-6995

Dr. James Chen, MD is an endocrinology, diabetes & metabolism specialist in Summit, NJ and has been practicing for 35 years. He graduated from Taipei Medical University in 1980 and specializes in endocrinology, diabetes & metabolism.


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  • Practices at top hospital America’s 100 Best Hospitals for Critical Care Award™ See hospitals
  • Practices at top hospital America's 250 Best Hospitals Award™ See hospitals

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Dr. Chen accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Amerihealth
Personal Choice PPO
Anthem
Pathway X Ind PPO Direct Access CT
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
EmblemHealth
Health Insurance Plan of Greater New York (HIP) PPO
Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
Direct Access
Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
Humana
Choice Care PPO
QualCare
QualCare HMO
QualCare PPO

Background Check

No malpractice claims found for New Jersey
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

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Hypothyroidism
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Chen treats Hypothyroidism more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Chen treats this condition more than 100% of his peers

Thyroid Disease
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Chen treats Thyroid Disease more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Chen treats this condition more than 100% of his peers

Thyroid Cyst
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Chen treats Thyroid Cyst more than 99% of his peers

Dr. Chen treats this condition more than 99% of his peers

Dr. Chen's conditions and procedures:

  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Autoimmune Thyroid Diseases
  • Benign Tumor
  • Bone Disorders
  • Breast Diseases
  • Calcium Metabolism Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Diabetes Type 2
  • Goiter
  • Graves' Disease
  • Hashimoto's Disease
  • Hypercalcemia
  • Hyperkalemia
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hyperparathyroidism
  • Hyperthyroidism
  • Hypoparathyroidism
  • Hypothyroidism
  • Lipid Disorders
  • Malaise and Fatigue
  • Menstrual Disorders (incl. Dysmenorrhea)
  • Nuclear Medicine Study
  • Osteoporosis
  • Symptomatic Menopause
  • Thyroid Cancer
  • Thyroid Cyst
  • Thyroid Disease
  • Thyroiditis
  • Ultrasound
  • Vitamin D Deficiency

Dr. Chen's Reviews

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2.2

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One of the least compassionate, aggressive, condescending doctors I’ve ever met. Aggressively checks thyroid to the point you feel like you’ll faint. Tells you that your symptoms don’t natter, only blood work. Never use this guy.
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He's a good doctor but the staff That's he have working in his office is very bad not help the patients that's go there be careful when you ask the secretary if he takes your insurance she might give you the wrong info that's happen to me now I'm stock with a huge bill 5 stars for the doctor 0 stars for the staff
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About Me

Biography

Dr. James Chen, MD is an endocrinology, diabetes & metabolism specialist in Summit, NJ and has been practicing for 35 years. He graduated from Taipei Medical University in 1980 and specializes in endocrinology, diabetes & metabolism.

Specialties

  • Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism

Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
  • Nuclear Medicine

Education

1985
The Johns Hopkins Hospital
Fellowship Hospital
1983
Rutgers Med Sch/Muhlenberg
Residency Hospital
1980
Taipei Medical University
Medical School

Awards

Locations

Practice

James Chen MD
99 Beauvoir Ave Summit, NJ 07901
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69% Patient experience rating, Equal to the national average

  • America’s 100 Best Hospitals for Critical Care Award™ (2020, 2019, 2018)
  • America's 250 Best Hospitals Award™ (2020, 2019, 2018)
  • America's 50 Best Hospitals Award™ (2020)
  • America's 100 Best Hospitals Award™ (2019, 2018)
  • Patient Safety Excellence Award™ (2019, 2018)