Dr. Chen is board-certified in Gastroenterology and Internal Medicine. He provides services in small bowel capsule endoscopy (Pillcam); eosinophilic esophagitis; colonoscopy with biopsy, polypectomy, stricture dilation; EGD with argon plasma coagulation/ablation angiodysplasia; band ligation of varices; dilation of esophagus and pylorus; PEG placement/replacement; sclerotherapy; ERCP with sphincterectomy, stent placement, stone removal; esophageal manometry; flexible sigmoidoscopy with biopsy, dilation, polypectomy; liver disease, including autoimmune hepatitis, biliary disease, hemochromatosis, hepatitis C and hepatitis B, steatohepatitis (fatty liver), paracentesis, percutaneous liver biopsy; treatment for constipation/diarrhea, GERD, inflammatory bowel disease, irritable bowel syndrome; peptic ulcer disease, and celiac disease testing and management. Dr. Chen's professional interests include biliary disease, diagnostic and therapeutic ERCP, gastrointestinal disorders, swallowing disorders, endoscopy, colitis, hepatitis and adolescents.
Dr. Chen can be reached at (859) 258-4950.
FELLOWSHIP: Gastroenterology, Harvard, Lahey Clinic Medical Center, Boston, Massachusetts, 1991
RESIDENCY: Internal Medicine, St. Elizabeth Medical Center, Youngstown, Ohio, 1989
MD: Northeastern Ohio University College of Medicine, Rootstown, Ohio, 1985
UNDERGRADUATE: Youngstown State University, Youngstown, Ohio, 1981
LEXINGTON CLINIC AFFILIATION: September 2001