Board Certification

American Board of Otolaryngology


Dr. Chen earned his medical degree from the University of Washington. He completed an internship and residency at the University of California, San Diego where he completed advanced training in otolaryngology - head and neck surgery.

Special Interests

Dr. Chen’s special interests include sinus surgery; pediatric otolaryngology, including the placement of ear tubes-myringotomy; adult general otolaryngology; snoring and sleep apnea surgery,including Somnoplasty and Coblation; and head and neck tumor surgery.


Dr. Chen sees pediatric patients ages 2+.

Practice Philosophy

"I believe in a patient’s autonomy and choice in selecting the treatment of his/her illness. My role as a physician is to inform and educate the patient regarding treatment options and to provide guidance in their decision making process."

Teaching Involvement

  • Clinical instructor of otolaryngology for Swedish Family Medicine
  • Moderator for otolaryngology, Head and Neck Radiology Conference


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