Dr. Richard Chen, MD

Dr. Richard Chen, MD

Functional Medicine  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 51
Dr. Richard Chen, MD is a functional medicine specialist in Sebastopol, CA and has been practicing for 25 years. He graduated from Albany Medical College in 1990 and specializes in functional medicine.Read his story

435 Petaluma Ave

Sebastopol, CA 95472

Contact Information

(707) 861-7300

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Dr. Chen's Experience

Dr. Chen's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Functional Medicine
  • Board certified in Family Practice
  • No malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found

Dr. Chen's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Chen "I was born in Taiwan (or Made In Taiwan). I came to the United States when I was age 7 and grew up in suburban New Jersey. I did my education in New York and New York then practiced in Massachusetts from 1994 - 2017. I got certified in Functional Medicine and enjoy learning new methods so have increased my toolbox to include genetics, Walsh protocol to treat mood disorders, acupuncture, and ozone (specifically prolozone)"

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Chen "I am a family physician who has been in the field for 25 years.  I have worked in community health centers(13 years), multispecialty practices (Harvard Vanguard for 4 years) , and integrative health centers.  I have gone through my  own health issues and utilizing the principles of functional medicine have regained my health.  For that reason I am passionate about functional medicine.  I wish to help improve other people's health by listening to their story and figure out what things are going on in the body that need to be improved. "

1  Specialties

  • Functional Medicine

1  Board Certifications

  • Family Practice
    Accredited by: American Board of Medical Specialties*

20  Conditions Treated

10  Procedures

  • Acupuncture
  • Allergy Testing
  • Allergy Treatment
  • Bioidentical Hormone Replacement Therapy
  • Diet Counseling
  • Nutritional Counseling
  • Nutritional Supplementation
  • Prolozone® Injections
  • Stress Management
  • Wellness Examination

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for California.

0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.


  • Rensselaer
    Undergraduate School | Graduated
  • Albany Medical College
    Medical School | Graduated 1990
  • Somerset Med Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1991
  • Somerset Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1993
  • Institute Of Functional Medicine Certification
    Other Education | Completed 2014

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Chen has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Chen's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Chen to family and friends
14 total reviews

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Dr. Chen's Performance

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  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


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  • Average wait time

    Under 10 minutes
Dr. Chen Says:

Thank you for the reviews.   I try my best to help patients and have them be a partner in their health journey. 

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