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Dr. Joe Chen, MD

Gastroenterology ·  Male · Age 55

Dr. Chen

Los Alamitos Gastroenterology A

10861 Cherry St Ste 302 Los Alamitos, CA 90720

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Dr. Joe Chen, MD is a gastroenterology specialist in Los Alamitos, CA and has been practicing for 24 years. He graduated from University Of Tennessee Health Science Center College Of Medicine in 1989 and specializes in gastroenterology.


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(562) 493-1011

Dr. Chen accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Aetna HMO
Basic HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
Advantage Preferred DirectAccess Plus PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of California PPO
Select Plus HMO
Select PPO
Blue Shield of California
Access Plus Savenet
Local Access Plus HMO
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
LocalPlus
Open Access Plus
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Molina Healthcare
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO

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Dr. Chen's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Abdominal Disorders
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Chen treats Abdominal Disorders more than 100% of his peers

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

Gastrointestinal Diseases
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very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Chen treats Gastrointestinal Diseases more than 100% of his peers

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

Abdominal Pain
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Chen treats Abdominal Pain more than 99% of his peers

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

Dr. Chen's conditions and procedures:

  • Abdominal Disorders
  • Abdominal Pain
  • Abscess
  • Anal or Rectal Pain
  • Anal Prolapse
  • Anemia
  • Anoscopy
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Barrett's Esophagus
  • Benign Neoplasm of the Digestive System
  • Benign Tumor
  • Bile Duct Procedure
  • Biliary Atresia
  • Biliary Drainage
  • Blood Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Capsule Endoscopy
  • Celiac Disease
  • Cholecystitis and Gallstones
  • Cholelithiasis
  • Cirrhosis
  • Colon Disorders
  • Colon Polyp
  • Colonoscopy
  • Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • Colorectal Cancer Screening
  • Constipation
  • Copper Metabolism Disorders
  • Crohn's Disease
  • Dehydration
  • Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
  • Diarrhea
  • Digestive Disorders
  • Diverticulitis, Intestinal
  • Diverticulosis, Intestinal
  • Duodenal Ulcer
  • Duodenitis
  • Dysentery
  • Dysphagia
  • Endoscopy (Esophagus, Stomach, Small Intestine)
  • Enteritis
  • ERCP (Endoscopic Retrograde Cholangiopancreatography)
  • Esophageal Achalasia and Cardiospasm
  • Esophageal Cancer
  • Esophageal Diseases
  • Esophageal Diverticulum
  • Esophageal Ulcer
  • Esophageal Varices
  • Esophagitis
  • Gas-Bloat Syndrome
  • Gastric Ulcer
  • Gastritis
  • Gastroenterology Procedures
  • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
  • Gastrointestinal Bleeding
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Gastrointestinal Malabsorption
  • Gastroparesis
  • Heartburn
  • Hemorrhoidectomy or Excision of Anal Tags
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Hepatitis B - Immune Response
  • Hepatitis C
  • Hernia
  • Ileus
  • Indigestion
  • Inflammatory Bowel Disease
  • Intestinal Abscess
  • Intestinal Ischemia
  • Intestinal Obstruction
  • Irritable Bowel Syndrome
  • Lactose Intolerance
  • Liver Biopsy
  • Liver Damage from Alcohol
  • Liver Diseases and Disorders
  • Malnutrition
  • Mesenteric Panniculitis
  • Nausea
  • Neoplasm of Gastrointestinal Tract
  • Non-Alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease
  • Noninfectious Gastroenteritis and Colitis
  • Non-Neonatal Jaundice
  • Pancreatitis
  • Peptic Ulcer
  • Pyloric Stenosis
  • Reflux Esophagitis
  • Small Intestine Cancer
  • Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
  • Stomach Cancer
  • Stomach Diseases
  • Stomal Ulcer
  • Ulcer
  • Ulcerative Colitis
  • Unexplained Weight Loss
  • Viral Hepatitis
  • Vomiting Disorders

About Me

Biography

Dr. Joe Chen, MD is a gastroenterology specialist in Los Alamitos, CA and has been practicing for 24 years. He graduated from University Of Tennessee Health Science Center College Of Medicine in 1989 and specializes in gastroenterology.

Specialties

  • Gastroenterology

Board Certifications

  • Gastroenterology
  • Internal Medicine

Education

1995
UCLA Medical Center
Fellowship Hospital
1992
Lac/Harbor-Ucla Medical Center
Residency Hospital
1990
Lac/Harbor-Ucla Medical Center
Internship Hospital
1989
University Of Tennessee Health Science Center College Of Medicine
Medical School
1985
University Of Tennessee
Undergraduate School
1995
1992
1990
1989
1985

Languages

  • Mandarin
  • English

Awards

Dr. Chen's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Chen

4.2

Based on 10 reviews

5 Stars
60%
(6)
4 Stars
10%
(1)
3 Stars
20%
(2)
2 Stars
10%
(1)
1 Star
0%
(0)

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Phenomenal Doctor and Staff. Even though I received enough information on what to expect with my procedure, it was my first time so I was feeling anxious. From the moment I checked in, the entire staff went out of their was to make me feel comfortable. They explained what I was about to go through and answered my questions. It was clear that the staff loved their job and were an extended family. Once I went into the procedure room I was greeted by Doctor Chen and the rest of his outstanding
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