Neurologist in Newport News, VA
Wen Chen, MD earned her medical degree at Fudan University School of Medicine in Shanghai, China. Before beginning her residency training, Dr. Chen studied neuroscience at Virginia Commonwealth University. She completed her internship and residency at the University of South Alabama College of Medicine in Mobile, serving as Chief Resident of Neurology in her final year.
As a general neurologist, Dr. Chen provides diagnosis and treatment of stroke, epilepsy, multiple sclerosis, Parkinson’s disease, essential tremor, peripheral neuropathy, migraine, dementia, and other neurologic disorders in an office setting. Dr. Chen also provides various in-office services and testing such as Electroencephalogram (EEG) for conditions such as epilepsy or suspected seizure, Electromyography (EMG), and Botox injections for the treatment of migraines. Her special medical interests include general neurology, epilepsy, multiple sclerosis, movement disorders, headaches, dementia, and neuromuscular disease.
Fascinated by the challenging and ever-evolving nature of neurology, Dr. Chen has a passion for the study of neuroanatomy. She is also intrigued by the influence of patient history and physical exam on the physician’s ability to accurately diagnose and localize a medical condition. She believes it is a crucial component in providing the best treatment and care to her patients.
In her spare time, Dr. Chen enjoys spending time with her family, cooking, gardening, and reading.
She joins fellow neurologist, Ugur Yilmaz, MD, at TPMG Neurology located in the Mary Immaculate Medical Pavilion in Newport News, VA. Dr. Chen has hospital privileges at Mary Immaculate Hospital.
Dr. Chen’s Printable Biography
Medical Degree: Fudan University School of Medicine
Internship: South Alabama College of Medicine
Residency: Neurology, South Alabama College of Medicine
Board Certified: Neurology
HONORS & AWARDS
2021 Coastal Virginia Magazine "Top Doc"
2020 Coastal Virginia Magazine "Top Doc"
INTERESTS & ACTIVITIES
Member, American Medical Association
Member, American Academy of Neurology