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Connie J. Chen, MD
Ophthalmology
 
4.9 out of 5
Would recommend this provider
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Profile
Areas of Expertise
Medical and surgical diseases of the retina and vitreous, including age-related macular degeneration, diabetic retinopathy, retinal detachments, and retinal dystrophies.
Personal Information
I enjoy figure skating, hiking, and traveling. I speak Mandarin and Spanish.
Languages
English, Mandarin, Spanish
Clinical Experience
Departments
Specialties
Ophthalmology, Vitreoretinal Surgery, Minimally Invasive Surgery
Board Certifications
American Board of Ophthalmology
Education and Professional Achievements
Education
Weill Medical College of Cornell University, New York, NY, 2008
Internship
Cambridge Health Alliance, Harvard Medical School, Cambridge, MA, 2009
Residency
Wilmer Eye Institute, Johns Hopkins Hospital, Baltimore, MD, 2012
Professional Activities and Awards
Member, American Academy of Ophthalmology Member, American Society of Retinal Specialists Member, Association for Research in Vision and Ophthalmology
Patient Ratings and Comments
Patient Ratings
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Likelihood of recommending this provider
 
4.8 out of 5 stars
Provider showed concern
 
4.8 out of 5 stars
Provider explained things clearly
 
4.8 out of 5 stars
Provider included you in decisions
 
4.9 out of 5 stars
Provider discussed treatment options
 
4.9 out of 5 stars
Patient Comments
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  Overall Patient Rating - July 2020
Excellent even in this COVID situation.
  Overall Patient Rating - July 2020
Very pleasant, professional, informative, much confidence is this Doctor
  Overall Patient Rating - July 2020
Dr. Chen is the best!
  Overall Patient Rating - June 2020
excellent experience
  Overall Patient Rating - June 2020
She was very easy to talk to and very through in her explanations. All of my questions were answered in terms I could understand.
  Overall Patient Rating - June 2020
*Dr. Chen came highly recommended to me & exceeded my expectations! She is engaged, accommodating, _____ & a fabulous care provider. I have nothing but praise. Have already recommended her.
  Overall Patient Rating - June 2020
*Dr. Chen is great, one of my favorite doc at VM.
  Overall Patient Rating - June 2020
*Dr. Chen explained things well and was very clear and respectful
  Overall Patient Rating - May 2020
I always get lots of information. Dr. then answers questions with explanations I understand. Excellent responses!
  Overall Patient Rating - April 2020
I have the highest regards for Dr Chen.
  Overall Patient Rating - April 2020
*Dr. Chen is a highly competent and intelligent doctor with a strong work ethic and communicates well.
  Overall Patient Rating - March 2020
Dr. Chen is a capable and personable care provider.
  Overall Patient Rating - March 2020
She is willing to help you even if you have a problem that is not directly related to the visit.
  Overall Patient Rating - March 2020
Consistent outstanding professionalism, openness, and obvious commitment to my well-being.
  Overall Patient Rating - January 2020
very professional and patient
  Overall Patient Rating - January 2020
*Dr. Connie Chen is awesome! *Dr. Chen is considerate and knowledgeable!
  Overall Patient Rating - January 2020
#8. Efficient but caring.
  Overall Patient Rating - December 2019
Dr. Chen is very knowledgeable and friendly and provided me with the best care. I really like seeing her.
  Overall Patient Rating - December 2019
A+ doctor & staff!
  Overall Patient Rating - December 2019
outstanding
  Overall Patient Rating - November 2019
Dr. Chen is a wonderful physician.
  Overall Patient Rating - October 2019
I like her.
  Overall Patient Rating - September 2019
This was the first time I'd seen this doctor. I was impressed.
  Overall Patient Rating - September 2019
Dr. Chen is not my normal provider, so my natural instinct would be to recommend them. However, working with Dr. Chen was a great experience
  Overall Patient Rating - September 2019
As always, exceptional care
  Overall Patient Rating - September 2019
Dr Chen is very personable, listens carefully, and does an excellent job with my eye care!
  Overall Patient Rating - August 2019
Dr. Chen is very compassionate and caring.
  Overall Patient Rating - August 2019
I emailed provider with a follow-up question, and her response was thoughtful and prompt.
  Overall Patient Rating - August 2019
In the hospital, there are few doctors like *Dr. Chen. She is by far the most caring doctor, even going as far as to give out her private phone number for _____ at any time. A gem!