Timothy (Chienwei) T. Chen, MD

Dr. Chen entered the field of medicine for the intellectual challenge in solving problems with each patient's diagnosis and he bases his practice on interactive communication with his patients.

In his spare time, Dr. Chen enjoys playing golf, cooking and traveling.

*Practice currently closed to new patients.

This physician is a member of MemorialCare Physician Society which drives clinical outcomes and performance for MemorialCare Health System.

This physician uses an electronic medical record system.
This physician uses myMemorialCare to access and store patient health information via the Epic ambulatory electronic medical record system. Patients of this practice may also securely view their health information online via myMemorialCare (MyChart), Epic’s patient portal.

Specialties

  • Internal Medicine

Types of Care

Education

Type:
Medical Education
Institution:
Boston University School of Medicine
Date Completed:
June 1 1998
Type:
Internship
Institution:
Kaiser Permanente - Oakland
Date Completed:
2001
Type:
Residency
Institution:
UC Irvine Medical Center
Date Completed:
2003

MemorialCare Hospital Affiliations

MemorialCare Network

Health Plans

Accepts most major PPO, EPO and POS health plans
Accepting New Patients:
Yes
Aetna HMO
Provider Number:
136698
Accepting New Patients:
Yes
Blue Shield HMO
Provider Number:
00A790350
Accepting New Patients:
Yes
Anthem Blue Cross HMO
Provider Number:
0V6
Accepting New Patients:
Yes
Blue Shield 65 Plus HMO
Provider Number:
PX0011
Accepting New Patients:
Yes
CalOptima Direct (Only accepting patients age 18 and under)
Provider Number:
00A790350855
Accepting New Patients:
Yes
CalOptima OneCare (Orange County only)
Provider Number:
00A790350855
Accepting New Patients:
Yes
Cigna HMO
Provider Number:
23306
Accepting New Patients:
Yes
Health Net HMO
Provider Number:
3468108182
Accepting New Patients:
Yes
Health Net Seniority Plus
Provider Number:
3468108182
Accepting New Patients:
Yes
Humana Gold Plus HMO
Provider Number:
996369
Accepting New Patients:
Yes
Medicare
Provider Number:
N/A
Accepting New Patients:
Yes
SCAN
Provider Number:
44795
Accepting New Patients:
Yes
UnitedHealthcare AARP Medicare Complete
Provider Number:
0256790006
Accepting New Patients:
Yes
UnitedHealthcare WEST HMO
Provider Number:
0256790006
Accepting New Patients:
Yes