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Richard C. Chen, MD

Internal Medicine
Accepts New Patients
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About
Serving all people by providing personalized health and wellness through exemplary care, education and research.

LanguagesEnglish
Ages SeenAdults, Geriatrics
Hospital Affiliations
  • Baylor Scott & White The Heart Hospital - Plano
  • Baylor Scott & White Medical Center - Plano
Insurance Accepted
*Accepted plans and benefits may vary by location.
INSURANCE PLAN
ACCEPTS NEW PATIENTS
Aetna - HMO
Aetna - Open Access Elect Choice
Accepts New Patients
Aetna - Open Access HMO
Aetna - Open Access Managed Choice
Accepts New Patients
Aetna - QPOS
Aetna - US Access
Baylor Scott & White Quality Alliance - DFW ConnectedCare
Blue Cross Blue Shield - Blue Advantage Bronze
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Blue Cross Blue Shield - Blue Advantage Gold
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Blue Cross Blue Shield - Blue Advantage Silver
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Blue Cross Blue Shield - Blue Choice Plus
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Blue Cross Blue Shield - Blue Choice PPO
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Blue Cross Blue Shield - Blue Essentials
Blue Cross Blue Shield - Federal Select PPO
Accepts New Patients
Blue Cross Blue Shield - Medicare Advantage - EFH Retirees
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Blue Cross Blue Shield - Medicare Advantage - Oncor
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Cigna - CAC Plan
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Cigna - Great West Open Access PPO-Open Access
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Cigna - Great West POS
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Cigna - Great West PPO
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Cigna - Open Access Plus
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Cigna - PPO
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First Health - First Health PPO
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Healthscope - DART ACO
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Healthscope - DART ACO Flex
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HealthSmart - HealthSmart PPO
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HealthSmart - HealthSmart Preferred Care EPO
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HealthSmart - HealthSmart Preferred Care GEPO
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Humana - ChoiceCare Preferred Network
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Humana - Commercial PPO Plans
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Humana - Medicare Advantage Plans
Imagine Health - EPN
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Medicaid - Traditional Medicaid
Medicare - Traditional Medicare
PHCS Network - Beech Street of Texas PPO
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PHCS Network - Private Health Care System PPO
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Scott & White Health Plan - BSW Preferred EPO Network
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Scott & White Health Plan - BSW Preferred HMO - Large Group
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Scott & White Health Plan - BSW Preferred HMO Network - Group
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Scott & White Health Plan - BSW Preferred PPO Network
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Scott & White Health Plan - BSWH Employee Network - PPO & HSA
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Scott & White Health Plan - BSWH Employee Network - SEQA & EQA
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Scott & White Health Plan - EPO Network-Group
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Scott & White Health Plan - EPO Network-Individual/Family
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Scott & White Health Plan - ERS BSW Preferred HMO Network
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Scott & White Health Plan - HMO Network - Large Group
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Scott & White Health Plan - HMO Network-Group
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Scott & White Health Plan - HMO Network-Individual/Family
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Scott & White Health Plan - McLane Group Network
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Scott & White Health Plan - PPO Network-Group
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Scott & White Health Plan - SeniorCare Advantage HMO
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Scott & White Health Plan - SeniorCare Advantage PPO
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Scott & White Health Plan - TRS - Active Care Participants Network
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Superior - Ambetter Balance Care - Silver
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Superior - Ambetter Essential Care - Bronze
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Superior - Ambetter Secure Care - Gold
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UnitedHealth - AARP Medicare Complete
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UnitedHealth - Charter EPO
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UnitedHealth - Charter HMO
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UnitedHealth - Charter POS
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UnitedHealth - Choice +HMO
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UnitedHealth - Choice EPO
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UnitedHealth - Choice HMO
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UnitedHealth - Choice Plus POS
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UnitedHealth - Core Choice Plus POS
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UnitedHealth - Core EPO
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UnitedHealth - Core HMO
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UnitedHealth - Dual Complete Medicare Advantage
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UnitedHealth - Group Medicare Advantage
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UnitedHealth - Medicare Complete
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UnitedHealth - Medicare Gold
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UnitedHealth - Medicare Silver
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UnitedHealth - Navigate EPO
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UnitedHealth - Navigate HMO
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UnitedHealth - Navigate POS
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UnitedHealth - Nexus ACO OA
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UnitedHealth - NexusACO R
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UnitedHealth - PPO
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UnitedHealth - Select EPO
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UnitedHealth - Select HMO
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UnitedHealth - Select Plus POS
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Insurance listings are subject to change without prior notice. Please call the physician's office or health plan to verify coverage information prior to scheduling your visit or procedure. PPO Network Agreements include participating Employers and/or Administrator only. Not all members participating in contracted networks have in network access. Networks include Beech Street, HealthSmart, PHCS and Texas True Choice. In network participation is updated on a monthly basis by the network.
Background
Education
  • Residency: Internal Medicine, Parkland Memorial Hospital, Dallas, Tx (1999)
  • Internship: Internal Medicine, Parkland Memorial Hospital, Dallas, Tx (1997)
  • Medical School: Ut Health Science Center At San Antonio (1996)
  • Education: University Of Texas Health Science Center San Antonio (1996)
  • Residency: Internal Medicine, Parkland Memorial Hospital (1999)
  • Internship: Internal Medicine, Parkland Memorial Hospital (1997)
Certifications
  • Internal Medicine - American Board of Internal Medicine
Industry Relationships

Baylor Scott & White Health’s vision is to be the most trusted name in giving and receiving safe, quality, compassionate healthcare. As part of that vision, Baylor Scott & White Health is committed to dealing honestly, fairly and with integrity in all matters to provide exemplary patient care, broaden medical knowledge, train the next generation of physicians and support outside relationships that promise public benefit.To that end, Baylor Scott & White Health physicians may collaborate with health care industry partners such as pharmaceutical, biotech, or medical device companies (collectively referred to as Industry) to help develop medical breakthroughs, or provide medical expertise or education.To promote professional and commercial integrity in such matters, physicians who are employed, contracted for administrative duties or performing research with Baylor Scott & White Health seek advanced approval for certain new Industry relationships, and report their Industry relationships and activities to the Office of Corporate Compliance annually for review.

Baylor Scott & White Health publicly discloses reported payments to these physicians and their immediate family members of $5,000 or more from Industry companies with which the physicians interact as part of their professional activities.The information on this website may differ somewhat from information on other publicly available databases due to different reporting periods, definitions, or reporting requirements.Patients may visit CMS’ Open Payments Database for more information, and should feel free to speak with their physician about relationships with Industry.

As of Nov 13, 2019, Richard C. Chen, MD  has reported no outside relationship with Industry that is applicable to this listing.

Reviews(369)
Overall: 4.8*
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Feb 24, 2020
good in all respects
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Feb 24, 2020
Dr Chen is always willing to listen and takes time with you to help work out a solution.
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Feb 14, 2020
I can't ask or find anyone else better to take care of my heath..thank you for all you do .
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Feb 13, 2020
Kind,patient,calm,direct
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Feb 13, 2020
my dear experience with dr Chen and his staff has been excellent
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Feb 13, 2020
dr Chen is awesome
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Feb 13, 2020
continually excellent care, giving time to answer questions and ask questions!!! very pleased!
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Feb 12, 2020
Very great experience from the front desk to the labs to the doctor and nurse. The care was top of line.
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Feb 10, 2020
just part of the cattle
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Feb 9, 2020
Dr Chen is excellent!
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Feb 8, 2020
Dr. Chen is very caring and spent a lot of time with me discussing my needs. I appreciate him so much.
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Feb 7, 2020
I have been going to Dr Chen for at least 10 yrs and he is wonderful, always very concerned with my problem and helping me find a resolution. he's also very personably
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Feb 5, 2020
I have the utmost respect for Dr. Chen and his ability to diagnose and follow up on and any issues I might have
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Feb 4, 2020
Dr. Chen has always been amazing with his level of knowledge, friendliness, and best bedside manner of any doctor I have ever had. Another thing I really appreciate is his compassion, being a straight answer person, and overall truly genuine.
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Feb 3, 2020
I love Dr. Chen! He is a great doctor. He is caring, and takes the time to listen to my concerns. I feel very fortunate to have found him as a doctor.
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Feb 2, 2020
Dr. Chen is an excellent internist. Very caring physician.
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Jan 31, 2020
I appreciate the interest and care Dr. Chen shows for my overall well being.
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Jan 21, 2020
Dr Chen always explains things clearly and asks me if I have any questions about his treatment recommendations.
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Jan 21, 2020
Dr. Chen is always very generous with his time. I never feel rushed with him, which seems out of the ordinary these days.
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Jan 18, 2020
Excellent. very happy to be a new patient.
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Jan 16, 2020
Dr. Chen has an excellent bedside manner and always listens carefully to my questions.
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Jan 16, 2020
Very polite and carefully listened his care taker.
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Jan 15, 2020
Dr Chen has consistently, over the years, demonstrated a high level of expertise, professionalism, caring and customer service.
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Jan 15, 2020
I have always had a good experience here.
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Jan 14, 2020
Dr Chen always takes good care
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Jan 13, 2020
Dr Chen is truly a fantastic physician. I appreciate the time and effort he puts in.
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Jan 13, 2020
Love Dr Chen
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Jan 10, 2020
excellent
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Jan 9, 2020
great service!
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Jan 8, 2020
always on time, courteous, and caring from front desk all the way thru to medical professionals.
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Jan 8, 2020
I was a first time patient of this Doctor and was referred by my wife. Doctor Chen listen to me and my concerns I was having medically
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Jan 7, 2020
Dr. Chen is the best Dr I have ever seen. He is spectacular at his job!
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Jan 7, 2020
Dr Chen is an awesome person and physician
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Jan 6, 2020
Dr. Chen listens and makes his recommendation I feel comfortable with his judgement.
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Jan 4, 2020
was very professional, warm & courteous.
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Jan 4, 2020
excellent, as usual
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Jan 3, 2020
Dr Chen is always very professional and easy to talk to. I feel comfortable speaking with him about my health and he does a great job answering any questions I have.
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Jan 3, 2020
Everything was very positive and well done.
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Jan 2, 2020
Doc Chen and his team are perfect.
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Jan 2, 2020
Dr. Chen was patient, answered all questions, offered suggestions, & took time with my 88 year old mom.
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Jan 2, 2020
Dr. Chen and staff were wonderful. When I went to MD office I was very stressed, Dr Chen took his time and listened to me. Did several tests, prescribed medication's. Following day, he called my home to see how I was feeling.
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Dec 30, 2019
Dr Chen is a wonderful doctor who listens and cares. great man who is a real blessing to my health. the man is a ten!
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Dec 29, 2019
aAlways listens & is understanding
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Dec 29, 2019
Dr Chen has been my PCP for many years and has always shown concern about my health and wellbeing.!!!!
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Dec 28, 2019
He took the time to talk to me. very caring.
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Dec 28, 2019
Dr. Chen always listens to all concerns. very thorough. Doesn't make me feel rushed.
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Dec 25, 2019
I was very nervous about finding a new doctor in Texas after relocating here. He was so wonderful I cannot believe how fortunate I was to have found him and have him accept me as a new patient
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Dec 24, 2019
Always enjoy my visits with Dr. Chen.
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Dec 23, 2019
I never feel rushed with Dr. Chen or the nurses. I am always given excellent care.
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Dec 21, 2019
excellent
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Dec 20, 2019
Always good
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Dec 20, 2019
With the improvement of this web site, being able to get an appointment and communicate via email directly with Dr. Chen is so much easier.
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Dec 18, 2019
We've been patients of Dr Chen since 2007.He and Yvette are always kind, considerate and helpful. We trust them to care for us.
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Dec 17, 2019
Dr Chen is a very concern and good Doctor he know when I call to see him it is important
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Dec 17, 2019
Excellent
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Dec 15, 2019
Good
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Dec 14, 2019
Dr. Chen is very care and detailed. He is very friendly and very knowledgeable.
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Dec 12, 2019
he shows general concern for the patient.
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Dec 10, 2019
Dr. Richard Chen is an excellent physician who offers outstanding care to patients.
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Dec 10, 2019
I love Dr Chen. He is genuinely concerned about you and your health. I drove 2 hours recently for my yearly physical.
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Dec 9, 2019
Excellent doctor and nurse
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Dec 5, 2019
Dr Chen is an excellent physician and empathetic person. I feel is truly concerned with my well being.
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Dec 4, 2019
I can't say enough about Dr. Chen and his staff. I have not experienced any better care and attention to detail than his office provides. Best Dr. and staff of any Dr's I go too.
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Dec 3, 2019
we have been seeing Dr. Chen for many, many years. It is my opinion, that he is the best doctor I have ever seen.
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Dec 2, 2019
courteous and care.
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Nov 29, 2019
Dr. Chen and is staff are top notch!
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Nov 28, 2019
I've been coming here for over 20 years. there's always improvement. it is a convenient facility overall.
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Nov 28, 2019
I'd give him 100 if possible
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Nov 28, 2019
professional service
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Nov 27, 2019
dr Chen is always willing to listen and explain things
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Nov 27, 2019
We have seen Dr. Chen for over 15 years now and he will be our goto doctor for as long as he is practicing or we are alive! ;)
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Nov 22, 2019
Dr. Chen is a wonderful physician.
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Nov 22, 2019
outstanding
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Nov 21, 2019
Dr Chen provides exceptional care to all of our family.
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Nov 21, 2019
Dr Chen is professional, concerned for my well being, his patience relaxes me and he is a wonderful doctor
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Nov 18, 2019
I absolutley love dr.chen and his team. he always makes me feel like I'm important and sp does his nurse.
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Nov 17, 2019
Great and efficient.
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Nov 17, 2019
Dr. Chen and the staff at DDA are always kind, knowledgeable, and prompt. All of my information that I had updated in the BSW portal was relayed to DDA by the time I made my visit. There was no wait to check-in, and I was seen promptly at my appointment time. Dr. Chen spent a good deal of time with me explaining treatment options and developing a plan to address my symptoms. I am very happy with the level of care and service I received.
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Nov 13, 2019
Doctor was friendly, personable, and thorough.
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Nov 13, 2019
great
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Nov 12, 2019
excellent in all areas
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Nov 11, 2019
Informative and courteous
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Nov 10, 2019
very thorough exam
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Nov 9, 2019
Dr. Chen is always the best takes great care with his patients.
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Nov 8, 2019
Dr. Chen and the whole team are excellent! They are extremely attentive and bent over backwards to make sure I got in an appointment quickly! Best team I could ever ask for!!
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Nov 8, 2019
He was very nice, and understand my problem.
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Nov 7, 2019
great doctor
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Nov 6, 2019
Dr Chen is THE BEST physician I've had. always informative and listens.
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Nov 6, 2019
He took the right amount of time to go over my yearly physical.
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Nov 5, 2019
Always very good.
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Nov 5, 2019
excellent excellent
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Nov 3, 2019
Dr. Chen has always been responsive to my concerns regarding my health. I have recommended Dr. Chen to numerous friends and family members.
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Nov 3, 2019
Dr. Chen is an excellent doctor - the best I have ever had.
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Nov 2, 2019
Dr Chen is excellent
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Nov 1, 2019
me and my family are very happy with Dr Chen
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Nov 1, 2019
Dr. Chen is the best.
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