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Robert Chen

Robert Jeenchen Chen, MD, MPH

Stanford University School of Medicine
4248 Rickeys Way
Unit M
Palo Alto, CA  94306
United States
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Surgeon - Cardiothoracic


A member of ATS, ISHLT, STS, ACC, AHA, ISMICS, SCCM, etc.

Attending Physician of Cardiovascular Surgery. China Medical University Hospital, Taichung, Taiwan (2019-Now)

Attending Physician of Cardiovascular Surgery. Taipei Medical University Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan (2017-2018)

Clinical Fellow, Cardiothoracic Transplant, Indiana University Methodist Hospital, Indianapolis, IN, USA (2016-2017)

Attending Physician of Cardiovascular Surgery. Taipei Tzuchi Hospital, New Taipei City, Taiwan (2014-2016)

Attending Physician of Cardiovascular Surgery. Far Eastern Memorial Hospital, New Taipei City, Taiwan (2012-2014) 

Clinical Fellow, Adult Cardiac Surgery, Emory University Hospital Midtown, Atlanta, GA, USA (2010-2011)

Attending Physician of Cardiac Surgery and Critical Care. Cheng-Hsin Hosp Heart Center, Taipei, Taiwan (2007-2010) 

Other Interests

Cardiac & Aortic surgery; Thoracic transplant; Mechanical circulatory supports (VAD, ECMO); TEVAR; EVAR; Clinical database & epidemiology


Clinical database and prediction models

Additional Educational Information

Ohio State University (Columbus, OH, USA) Cardiothoracic Transplant Fellowship (2020-2021)

Indiana University (Indianapolis, IN, USA) Thoracic Transplant Surgery & MCS Fellowship (2016-2017)

Emory University (Atlanta, GA, USA) Cardiothoracic Surgery Fellowship (2010-2011)

Cheng-Hsin Hosp Heart Center (Taiwan) Cardiac Surgery Fellowship (2006-2007)

Taipei Med Univ Hosp (Taiwan) Vascular Surgery Fellowship (2005-2006)

Nat'l Taiwan Univ Hospital (Taiwan) Cardiovascular Surgery Residency (2000-2004)

Harvard University School of Public Health (Boston, MA, USA) MPH (1998-1999)

Taipei General Hospital (Taiwan) Surgery PGY-1 (1997-1998)

National Taiwan Univ Col of Medicine (Taiwan) MD (1990-1997)

Practice Areas

  • Cardiac
  • Vascular
  • Mechanical circulatory assistance
  • Pericardium
  • Valve disease
  • Heart/lung Transplant
  • Aorta
  • Endovascular