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Patient Reviews

Patient comments (9)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Edward Chen is Excellent. Dr. Chen has been reviewed by 30 patients who have provided 9 comments. The rating is 4.5 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 4.5
Promptness 4.4
Courteous Staff 4.7
Accurate Diagnosis 4.6
Bedside Manner 4.5
Spends Time with Me 4.2
Follows Up After Visit 4.5

Specialties & Research

Dr. Edward Chen, MD is board certified in Surgery and Thoracic Surgery (Cardiothoracic Vascular Surgery).

  • He has special expertise in 7 areas:
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Cardiopulmonary Bypass (CPB)
  • Eye Diseases
  • Heart Disease (Myocardial Ischemia)
  • Heart Transplantation
  • Lung Transplantation
  • Retinal Disorders

Education & Awards

Dr. Chen graduated from Duke University , Durham. He has 4 awards.

One of America's Leading Experts on:
Heart Transplantation
Patients' Choice Award (2011 - 2014)
Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2011 - 2014)
On-Time Doctor Award (2014)


Dr. Chen has 7 hospital affiliations:

  • Emory Crawford Long Hospital 
  • Wellstar Kennestone Hospital 

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Additional Information
Dr. Edward P Chen MD is a male Surgeon, has 19 years of experience and practices in Surgery, Thoracic Surgery, and Cardiothoracic Vascular Surgery.
Where does Dr. Edward P. Chen practice?
Dr. Edward Chen has 1 office location.
Dr. Edward Chen practices Surgery, Thoracic Surgery, and Cardiothoracic Vascular Surgery near Atlanta, GA.
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