Dr. Yaniv Chen, MDCM

Dr. Yaniv Chen, MDCM

Neurology  |  
Male  |  
Age 41
(24)
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Dr. Yaniv Chen, MDCM is a neurology provider who practices in Fairfield, CT. He is 41 years old.

52 Beach Rd Ste 202

Fairfield, CT 06824

Contact Information

(203) 254-0284

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Harvard Pilgrim Health Care
  • Humana
  • 3 More

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Top Care Areas

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Brain Disorders
very high
more than 88% of peers
Cerebrovascular Disease
normal
more than 77% of peers
Gait Abnormality
normal
more than 75% of peers

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Specialties

  • Neurology
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Board Certifications

  • Neurology
    Accredited by: American Board of Psychiatry & Neurology*
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Conditions Treated

  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Ataxia
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Autonomic Disorders
  • Bell's Palsy
  • Brain Disorders
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Cerebral Hemorrhage
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Chronic Pain
  • Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
  • Concussion
  • Confusion
  • Dementia
  • Diabetic Polyneuropathy
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Dystonia
  • Epilepsy
  • Essential Tremor
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Headache
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Inflammatory and Toxic Neuropathy
  • Insomnia
  • Low Back Pain
  • Meningiomas
  • Migraine
  • Multiple Sclerosis (MS)
  • Myelopathy
  • Myoclonus
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
  • Optic Neuritis
  • Parkinson's Disease
  • Parkinsonism
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Polyneuropathy
  • Postherpetic Neuralgia
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Restless Leg Syndrome
  • Seizure Disorders
  • Sleep Disorders
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Disorders
  • Stroke
  • Subdural Hemorrhage
  • Syncope
  • Temporal Arteritis
  • Thrombosis
  • Torticollis
  • Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)
  • Tremor
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vertigo

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Procedures

  • EEG (Electroencephalogram)
  • Nerve Block, Somatic

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Connecticut.

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.

Education

  • University Of Toronto, Ontario
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 2002
  • McGill University / Faculty Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated
  • New York Downtown Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • Ny U
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2010

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Chen has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Hebrew

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Chen's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Chen to family and friends
3.7
based on 24 total reviews (5 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (24)

  • 5
    (15)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (7)

Dr. Chen's Performance

Trustworthiness
VERY GOOD
Explains condition(s) well
VERY GOOD
Answers Questions
VERY GOOD
Time well spent
VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
VERY GOOD
Office environment
VERY GOOD
Staff friendliness
EXCELLENT
Average wait time
10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (5)

in Fairfield, CT |
Amazing! I had suffered with chronic migraines for ten years! Had a migraine almost every day. Since starting to see Dr. Chen last year I had become migraine free and had been for 6 months now for the first time in a long time. He is a life saver :) Warmly recommend him!
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in Rye, NY |
He is the best doctor I met in this professional field. He helped me with very serious problem at a dire time. I trust him completely. I recommend Dr. Chen to all my friends and they two have made an appointment and are happy and trust him too. He always tries his best to find solutions for the...more
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in Fairfield, ct |
My father was diagnosed with Parkinson's by Dr.Chen 3 years ago. Since the diagnosis he has done remarkably well, and had a remarkable turnaround under his care. Dr. Chen is a gentle soul, soft spoken and very caring about his patiens. He showed so much compassion towards my dad. He is confident...more
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in FAIRFIELD |
Dr. Chen is a compassionate doctor that takes the time with patients. He is resourceful and creative, always coming up with new and innovative ways to help his patients. He is open to different ways of achieving your medical goal, cares about prevention and employs the cutting edge of research,
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New Haven, CT |
I was unfortunate to see Dr. Yaniv Chen at Griffin Hospital (Derby) for a neuro consult regarding a serious health event that I had been admitted for. He was the most unprofessional, rude, and condescending care provider I have ever met. Within approx 3 minutes I knew this guy could not be...more
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This person became disrespectful and belligerent within less than 5 minutes of my evaluation. He had disagreed with the way i had viewed something in regards to his condition, and suddenly burst out, becoming...more
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Chen accepts 12 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Anthem
    Pathway X Ind PPO Direct Access CT
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
    BlueConnect HMO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
    Preferred Blue PPO
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Open Access Plus
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Harvard Pilgrim Health Care
    Harvard Pilgrim Health Care PPO
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
    Preferred PPO
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO
  • Oxford Health Plans
    Freedom Plan
  • UnitedHealthCare
    Oxford Liberty

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Hospitals where Dr. Chen has admitting privileges

Griffin Hospital
130 Division St
Derby, CT 06418
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Bridgeport Hospital
267 Grant St
Bridgeport, CT 06610
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