Dr. Chen is originally a native of sunny, southern California, where he was born and raised. He completed his undergraduate studies at the University of California, Berkeley, studying molecular and cell biology with an emphasis in genetics. Dr. Chen continued his education at the New York University College of Dentistry, where he obtained his Doctor of Dental Surgery (DDS) degree.
Determined to learn how to treat even the most complex dental scenarios, Dr. Chen then completed an additional three year specialty education program in Prosthodontics at the Loma Linda University School of Dentistry in California. During this residency, he received training in all aspects of restorative dentistry, including aesthetic dental restorations, complex full mouth rehabilitation, and surgical implant placement.
In his final year of residency, Dr. Chen was selected from among his peers and awarded the Nobel Scholar Award by the Nobel Biocare implant company.
In his practice, Dr. Chen knows that educating patients about their dental needs and getting them active in their treatment is the key to success in maintaining long-term oral health. Working together with his patients, he is committed to delivering only the highest quality care to everyone who sits in his chair.
Outside of the office, Dr. Chen enjoys indoor rock climbing, reading, and spending time exploring the city with his beautiful wife and children.