Dr. Chen is a Chicagoland native, who graduated with honors from the University of Michigan with a BS in Biology. She attended Rush Medical College and then traveled east to complete her residency training at the University of Massachusetts Medical Center in 1994. She returned to the Chicago suburbs after residency, primarily practicing in Elmhurst before joining RPW in 2004.
In addition to emphasizing the importance of preventative care, Dr. Chen believes in educating patients about available treatment options and involving patients throughout the decision-making process. She enjoys all aspects of obstetrics and gynecology, including routine and high-risk obstetrics, challenging gynecologic conditions, abnormal Pap smears and surgical management, when it is necessary. She is also actively involved at Elmhurst Memorial Hospital, serving on multiple committees for more than ten years, including the credentialing of physicians.
She resides in the area with her husband and two children. She enjoys traveling with them and volunteering at the local Humane Society.