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Dr. Wendy Y Chen has the following 2 specialties
- Medical Oncology
Think of an oncologist as your main physician for cancer care. After being diagnosed, you’ll meet regularly with an oncologist to explore and manage your treatment options, as well as monitor your condition throughout the process. Medical oncologists are extremely knowledgeable in various types of cancer treatment and can recommend the right method for the type and stage of cancer you’re facing.
They may also refer you to additional specialists throughout your care, but they will always be your home base for questions and support. It’s also worth mentioning that medical oncologists deal mostly with solid tumors while hematologists specialize in cancers that involve blood disorders, such as leukemia.
- Internal Medicine
An internist is a physician who focuses on the diagnosis and treatment of conditions that affect the adult population—both acute and chronic.
These doctors are often who adults see as their primary physicians because they treat a broad range of illnesses that do not require surgical or specialist interventions. They also work to help a patient maintain optimal health in order to prevent the onset of disease.
In addition to treating the common cold and flu, internists also treat chronic diseases like diabetes and heart disease.
Dr. Wendy Y Chen has the following 10 expertise
- Chronic Myelomonocytic Leukemia
- Acute Myeloid Leukemia
- Hepatitis C
- Cancerous Tumor
- Breast Cancer
- Deep Vein Thrombosis
Dr. Wendy Y Chen is Board Certified in 1 specialty
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After I had my upper lung lobe removed at Lancaster general she made a visit to my room and explained everything she was going to do and what the diagnososes from the lab was , then seeing her in her office . The exams she performs are hands on and not just talking , she makes sure you are ready for chemo . One of the best if not thee best doctor I ever had!
Amazing.. Wendy is THE BEST!! I've known Dr Chen for 12 years now. She is always learning more she's up on the latest cures. Wendy spends the time with her patients She really cares. She's very proferrional but she is also so warm and caring. I've sent many friends to Wendy and we all share in the feeling that we were blessed to be patients of hers. I consider her a friend. She always gets back to me quickly if I call and need an answer.The staff she has are wonderful, caring people. I really can't say enough about her. I now see Wendy on a yearly basis medically that's a good thing but I miss seeing her.
Patients' Choice Award (2015)
Patients' Choice recognition reflects the difference a particular physician has made in the lives of his/her patients. The honor is bestowed to physicians who have received near perfect scores, as voted by patients.
On-Time Doctor Award (2015)
Vitals On-Time + Promptness Award recognizes doctors with consistent high ratings for timeliness of appointments. The honor is granted based on a physician's overall and promptness scores.
25 Years Experience
University Of Pennsylvania School Of Medicine
Graduated in 1993
Brigham & Womens Hospital
Dr. Wendy Y Chen accepts the following insurance providers.
BCBS Blue Card
- BCBS Blue Card PPO
- BCBS MA Blue Care Elect PPO
- BCBS MA HMO Blue Select
- BCBS MA HMO Blue with Managed Care Behavioral Health
- BCBS MA Preferred Blue PPO
- CIGNA HMO
- CIGNA Open Access Plus
- CIGNA PPO
- Harvard Pilgrim ChoiceNet HMO
- Harvard Pilgrim HMO
- Harvard Pilgrim PPO
- Multiplan PPO
- PHCS PPO
- UHC Choice Plus POS
- UHC Navigate HMO
- UHC Navigate POS
- UHC Options PPO
Locations & DirectionsDANA FARBER CANCER INSTITUTE, 450 Brookline Ave, Boston, MA
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