License & Identifications

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Patient Reviews

Patient comments (11)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Sophia Chen is Good. Dr. Chen has been reviewed by 16 patients who have provided 11 comments. The rating is 4 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 3.5
Promptness 3.3
Courteous Staff 3.7
Accurate Diagnosis 4.0
Bedside Manner 4.2
Spends Time with Me 4.1
Follows Up After Visit 4.3

Specialties & Research

Dr. Sophia Chen, MD is board certified in Ophthalmology.

  • She has special expertise in 1 area:
  • LASIK (Laser In Situ Keratomileusis)

Education & Awards

Dr. Chen graduated from New York University. She has 3 awards.

Patients' Choice Award (2010 - 2012, 2014)
Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2010 - 2012, 2014)
Top 10 Doctor - Metro Area (2014)
San Francisco Bay Area


Dr. Chen has 8 hospital affiliations:

  • Eden Medical Center - Eden Campus 
  • Alta Bates Summit Medical Center- Summit Campus 


  • English
  • Mandarin
  • Taiwanese
  • Cantonese
  • Chinese

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Additional Information
Dr. Sophia Tzu-Huei Chen MD is a female Ophthalmologist, has 13 years of experience and practices in Ophthalmology.
Where does Dr. Sophia T. Chen practice?
Dr. Sophia Chen has 3 office locations.
Dr. Sophia Chen practices Ophthalmology near Alameda, CA.
Additional practice locations include: Emeryville, CA and Oakland, CA.
See Alameda Ophthalmologists.