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Dr. Thomas Chen, MD

Neurosurgery*
4.5 (24)
Map Pin Small Los Angeles, CA
Accepting new patients

Offers telehealth

Overview of Dr. Thomas Chen, MD

Dr. Thomas Chen, MD is a Neurosurgery Specialist in Los Angeles, CA. They graduated from University of California at Berkeley and is affiliated with Keck Hospital of USC. Patients rated Dr. Chen an average 4.5 star rating.

Dr. Chen works at Practice in Los Angeles, CA. They frequently treat conditions like Cervical Stenosis along with other conditions at varying frequencies. They are accepting new patients and accept Aetna, Anthem Blue Cross and Blue Cross Blue Shield as well as other major insurance plans. Please call ahead to schedule an appointment and to confirm all accepted insurance plans.

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Conditions Treated and Procedures Performed

Dr. Chen's Office Locations

  1. 1
    Usc Neurosurgeons Inc.
    1520 San Pablo St Ste 3800, Los Angeles, CA 90033 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (323) 442-5720
  2. 2
    Office
    1450 San Pablo St Ste 5400, Los Angeles, CA 90033 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (323) 442-5300
  3. 3
    Keck Hospital of Usc
    1500 San Pablo St, Los Angeles, CA 90033 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (800) 872-2273
  4. 4
    Usc Norris Comprehensive Cancer Center
    1441 Eastlake Ave, Los Angeles, CA 90089 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (323) 865-3000

Hospital Affiliations
Admitting Hospitals

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  • Keck Hospital of USC

Experience & Treatment Frequency

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Cervical Stenosis
Spinal Stenosis
Intervertebral Disc Disease

Treatment frequency



Many providers have expertise treating multiple conditions or procedures. FindCare uses a variety of data sources to determine which conditions or procedures a provider treats and their level of experience.
Cervical Stenosis
Spinal Stenosis
Intervertebral Disc Disease
Back Pain
Benign Neoplasm of Brain
Bone Cancer
Brain Cancer
Broken Neck
Cancer of Cerebral Meninges
Cerebral Edema
Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
Chiari's Deformity
Degenerative Disc Disease
Epilepsy
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Herniated Disc
Hydrocephalus
Hypothalamus Cancer
Low Back Pain
Lumbar Spine Fracture
Meningiomas
Myelopathy
Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
Osteoarthritis of Spine
Pituitary Tumor
Radiculopathy
Scoliosis
Spinal Cord Injury
Spinal Stenosis with Neurogenic Claudication
Spine Deformities
Spondylolisthesis
Tarlov Cyst
Thoracic Spine Fracture
Traumatic Brain Injury
Upper Back Pain
Brain Surgery
Cerebrospinal Fluid (CSF) Shunt - Insertion, Repair or Removal
Destruction of Brain Tumor
Dural Repair or Other Spinal Cord Repair
Herniated Disc Surgery
Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
Spinal Fusion
Acoustic Neuroma
Aneurysm
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Ankylosing Vertebral Hyperostosis
Brain Abscess
Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
Brain Aneurysm
Cauda Equina Syndrome
Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
Cerebrovascular Disease
Cervical Spinal Cord Injury
Cervical Spine Myelopathy
Chiari Malformation Type 1
Chiari Malformation Type 2
Chordoma
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Communicating Hydrocephalus
Compressed Spinal Cord
Cranial Trauma
Dural Tear
Extradural Hemorrhage
Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
Intracerebral Hemorrhage
Myelitis
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Myelomalacia
Nerve Sheath Tumors
Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
Osteosarcoma
Pathological Spine Fracture
Pituitary Gland Cancer
Polyneuropathy
Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
Primary Central Nervous System Lymphoma
Rasmussen's Syndrome
Secondary Malignancies
Spina Bifida
Spinal Cord Tumor
Spine Fractures, Traumatic
Stroke
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Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
Subdural Hemorrhage
Syringomyelia
Tethered Cord Syndrome
Thoracic Spina Bifida
Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
Thoracic Stenosis
Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI)
Traumatic Cerebral Edema
Vertebral Column Tumors
Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
Facet Blocks
Intracranial Arteriovenous Malformation (AVM) Repair
Neuroplasty
Neurostimulation
Pituitary Gland Tumor Resection
Reconstruction for Craniosynostosis
Spinal Compression Fracture Repair
Spinal Cord Stimulation
Spinal Cord Stimulator Implant
Spinal Nerve Block
Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
Spine Fracture Treatment
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    4.5
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    Based on 24 ratings
    Patient Ratings (24)
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    About Dr. Thomas Chen, MD

    Specialties*
    • Neurosurgery

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    Specialties*
    Languages Spoken
    • English, Mandarin and Minnan
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    NPI Number
    • 1225071509
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    Education & Certifications

    Medical Education
    • University of California at Berkeley
    Medical Education
    Board Certifications
    • Neurosurgery
    Board Certifications
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    Frequently Asked Questions

    Dr. Thomas Chen, MD is accepting new patients on Healthline FindCare. You can check to see if Dr. Chen is offering online scheduling or call the provider’s office for more information.

    Dr. Chen has indicated that they do offer telehealth services. Please call the provider’s office at for more information.

    Dr. Chen has seen patients for Cervical Stenosis, and more. You can see other conditions treated by Dr. Chen on their profile. Please call the provider’s office to confirm all visit reasons.

    24 patients have reviewed Dr. Chen. The overall rating for this provider is 4.5. You can read verified reviews and ratings and leave your own review based on your experience with Dr. Chen.

    Whether a person prefers to schedule an appointment online or over the phone with Dr. Chen, there are benefits to both methods. A person calling to schedule an with Dr. Chen appointment can ask questions about the practice, provider availability, conditions treated, procedures performed, and if their insurance carrier is accepted. While online scheduling is quicker, easier, allows one to view a wide range of appointment times, and may provide the ability to sync with a personal calendar.

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