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Dr. Phil Chen

Family Medicine
HENDERSON, NV
27 years experience male

Locations

Advanced Pain Management and Family Care Associates

HENDERSON, NV

Address

219 N PECOS RD, HENDERSON, NV
Directions

My office hours

Tuesday: 8:00am - 6:00pm
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Fax

(702) 260-7238

Insurances accepted

Aetna

Humana Insurance Company

Medicaid

Tricare

UMR

Coventry Health Care

First Health Group Corporation

Alliance Health

Assurant Inc

Health Plan of Nevada

Sierra Health and Life Insurance Company, Inc.

About

Specialties
Doctors may have more than one area of specialty interest. Board certification in a specialty area means the doctor has completed formal training and has practice experience in that specialty, and has passed the certification examination from the corresponding accredited medical specialty board.

Family Medicine

Pain Management

Languages spoken

English, Mandarin

Doctor Q&A

267 Answers
2 Agrees
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A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Phil Chen
Family Medicine 27 years experience
See a doctor: Severe nose bleed can cause by bleeding disorder disease, such as factor viii deficiency or low plate count or trauma. Usually nose bleed does not cau... Read More
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A 60-year-old male asked:
Dr. Phil Chen
Family Medicine 27 years experience
Not addiction: The definition of addiction and tolerance is different. If you taking Percocet 10/325 every 6 hours for the pain with true indication, then you can d... Read More
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A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Phil Chen
Family Medicine 27 years experience
Abdominal ultrasound: not necessary, you might need abdominal ultrasound, CT scan or MRI to see abdominal aorta aneurysm.
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A 42-year-old male asked:
Dr. Phil Chen
Family Medicine 27 years experience
See a doctor: There's many causes for anxiety, such as chronic pain, bipolar disorder or thyroid problem, etc. I suggest you see your doctor get a full exam with ps... Read More
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A 43-year-old female asked:
Dr. Phil Chen
Family Medicine 27 years experience
Not necessary: X-ray has its limitation and it could not see everything. Bone scan is usually use to see if the cancer spread to the bone.
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A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Phil Chen
Family Medicine 27 years experience
Gall bladder: If the pain occurs after meal, it could be gall bladder problem. Your boy need to see a doctor to get check up.
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A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Phil Chen
Family Medicine 27 years experience
Use bottle: You could use pump and put your breast milk in a bottle to feed your baby.
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A 25-year-old member asked:
Dr. Phil Chen
Family Medicine 27 years experience
Need colonoscopy: You need to see a gastroenterologist to get colonoscopy to find out the cause. There's many things can cause the problem, but first thing need to rule... Read More
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A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Phil Chen
Family Medicine 27 years experience
Get a physical exam: You need to get a regular physical exam and blood test to tell you are healthy or not. Some people will feel fine even with high blood pressure or hig... Read More
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A 30-year-old male asked:
Dr. Phil Chen
Family Medicine 27 years experience
See doctor: There's many things can cause those symptoms, such as migraine, infection or bleeding disorder. You better see a doctor to get a full check up and blo... Read More
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A 17-year-old female asked:
Dr. Phil Chen
Family Medicine 27 years experience
Need to see doctor: The symptom you have could be several possibilities. Gallbladder just one of them. I recommend you need to see your doctor to get a complete check up.
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A 43-year-old female asked:
Dr. Phil Chen
Family Medicine 27 years experience
See a doctor: It could be dry skin and it usually get worse during winter time. You could try otc lotion or cream. If it fail you should see a doctor.
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A 67-year-old female asked:
Dr. Phil Chen
Family Medicine 27 years experience
Need to see a doctor: This could be related to the heart surgery or other problems, such as neck problem, shoulder problem or refer pain from surgery, etc. You need to foll... Read More
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A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Phil Chen
Family Medicine 27 years experience
Could be allergy: It could be allergy problem, but there's could be other more serous problem, such as cancer, bleeding disorder or liver problem. If symptom persist yo... Read More
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A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Phil Chen
Family Medicine 27 years experience
Need to F/U with doc: Epidural just a tool to treat and diagnose of disc problem. Some people will work, but some will not. It all depend on the severity of your problem. S... Read More
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A 24-year-old male asked:
Dr. Phil Chen
Family Medicine 27 years experience
Genetic problem: Your body will automatic terminate the pregnancy if fetus has genetic problem. There's other reasons also can cause miscarriage, so you need to check ... Read More
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A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Phil Chen
Family Medicine 27 years experience
Need to see a doctor: It could be your heart because heart attack sometimes has radiating pain to left arm. You should get a complete check up with doctor.
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A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Phil Chen
Family Medicine 27 years experience
Need to see a doctor: Constipation could be many reasons. Some toddler are not taking enough fibers or not drink enough fluid, but thyroid problem is another possibility. Y... Read More
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A 23-year-old male asked:
Dr. Phil Chen
Family Medicine 27 years experience
Need to see a doctor: You need to notify your baby's doctor right away. He/she will tell you want to do.
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A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Phil Chen
Family Medicine 27 years experience
Need to see a doctor: If this is the first time and severe, you should see a doctor. It could be migraine, tension headache, blood pressure problem, etc. I recommend you se... Read More
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A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. Phil Chen
Family Medicine 27 years experience
Balance nutrition: The eating disorder has to be treated and get back on balance nutrition. Hormone treatment alone will not work unless hormone deficiency is also the p... Read More
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A 28-year-old male asked:
Dr. Phil Chen
Family Medicine 27 years experience
Depends: Are you a smoker, family history of lung cancer? If you are, you should screen for lung cancer. How you know you got pneumonia? If you suspicious with... Read More
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A 30-year-old male asked:
Dr. Phil Chen
Family Medicine 27 years experience
Change med: This medication is a beta blocker and it will affect the heart rate when doing exercise. You can discuss with your doctor to change to different medic... Read More
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A 34-year-old female asked:
Dr. Phil Chen
Family Medicine 27 years experience
Possible: The cause of headache has many reasons, such as low blood sugar, low or high blood pressure, or migraine, etc. You should let your OB know if symptom ... Read More
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A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Phil Chen
Family Medicine 27 years experience
See a doctor: It could be bipolar disorder or other problem. You better see a doctor to find out the really problem.
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A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Phil Chen
Family Medicine 27 years experience
Avoid alcohol: The best treatment is avoid drink to much alcohol or just avoid it.
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A 48-year-old female asked:
Dr. Phil Chen
Family Medicine 27 years experience
Rest: Usually rest and avoid lifting and bending will recover. If muscle is still tight you could try stretching exercise.
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A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Phil Chen
Family Medicine 27 years experience
See a doctor: It could be so many causes, such as migraine, vitamin d deficiency, medication, brain tumor, etc., so you should see your doctor.
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A 66-year-old male asked:
Dr. Phil Chen
Family Medicine 27 years experience
See doctor: The sound like there's neurological problem. You need to see your doctor to get a complete examination or refer to see a ENT or neurologist specialis... Read More
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A 18-year-old member asked:
Dr. Phil Chen
Family Medicine 27 years experience
Need to see a doctor: The cause of nausea could be many reasons. You should see a doctor because it occur when you sit or move around. It could be inner ear, eye or neurolo... Read More
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A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Phil Chen
Family Medicine 27 years experience
Need to see a doctor: The knee pain could cause by many reasons, such as acl, meniscus tear, arthritis or bursa etc. You need to see a doctor to get check up to find out po... Read More
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A 30-year-old member asked:
Dr. Phil Chen
Family Medicine 27 years experience
Yes: That's one of the causes for stroke and heart attack.
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A 36-year-old male asked:
Dr. Phil Chen
Family Medicine 27 years experience
Usually not: Leukopenia could cause by medications, chemotherapy, radiation therapy, lupus, lymphoma, some cancers or autoimmune disease (hiv or aids), sepsis and ... Read More
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A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Phil Chen
Family Medicine 27 years experience
See a doctor: I recommend you see a doctor to get it check. It might be the wax is still there and you did not completely removedit. If you did, then you possible n... Read More
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A 39-year-old female asked:
Dr. Phil Chen
Family Medicine 27 years experience
Could be viral: It is possible herpes infection if not respond to penicillin, but you still need to see a doctor to get check up. It is also another possibility that... Read More
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A 36-year-old male asked:
Dr. Phil Chen
Family Medicine 27 years experience
Depend: It depend on the amount you eat. If you eat a lot it still will increase blood sugar.
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A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Phil Chen
Family Medicine 27 years experience
See a doctor: This could be many causes, such as circulation or neurological problems. You should see a doctor to get a full check up.
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A 34-year-old male asked:
Dr. Phil Chen
Family Medicine 27 years experience
See a doctor: This could be many causes. You better see a doctor.
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A 48-year-old female asked:
Dr. Phil Chen
Family Medicine 27 years experience
Fistula: There is possible having fistula. You need to see a doctor to check for it and other etiology.
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A 50-year-old female asked:
Dr. Phil Chen
Family Medicine 27 years experience
See a doctor: Exercise could increase heart rate. If your heart rate always below 60, we call it bradycardia. You need to see a doctor to get a complete exam and bl... Read More
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A 23-year-old male asked:
Dr. Phil Chen
Family Medicine 27 years experience
See gastroenterologi: You might need to see a gastroenterologist. They could do endoscopy if necessary to find out the cause.
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A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Phil Chen
Family Medicine 27 years experience
Talk to your doctor: Fatigue and oversleep is sometimes part of the symptom for depression. If you just start the wellbutrin (bupropion) it should take 4 to 6 weeks to imp... Read More
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A 46-year-old female asked:
Dr. Phil Chen
Family Medicine 27 years experience
Could be: Normal liver function test does not mean you don't have liver problem. People with hepatitis or liver problem usually have normal liver function at ea... Read More
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A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Phil Chen
Family Medicine 27 years experience
See a doctor: You need a serum pregnancy test, which means through blood draw, to confirm it. You better go to see your doctor to get a complete check up if you sti... Read More
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A member asked:
Dr. Phil Chen
Family Medicine 27 years experience
See a doctor: You should see a doctor first to find out the true cause of the pain before starting your diet plan for weight loss. Sometimes the diet plan could ma... Read More
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A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Phil Chen
Family Medicine 27 years experience
Possible: You could get a pregnancy test to confirm it.
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A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Phil Chen
Family Medicine 27 years experience
See a doctor: You should notify you OB doctor about the symptom and make sure your baby is fine.
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A 35-year-old female asked:
Dr. Phil Chen
Family Medicine 27 years experience
You got hypertension: You possible got hypertension. Over 90% the hypertension is genetic relate and 10% cause by secondary reasons. You should see a doctor to rule out the... Read More
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A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Phil Chen
Family Medicine 27 years experience
Cosmetic surgery: If you want to 10 inches on the hip in very short period of time, you can consult cosmetic surgeon.
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A 33-year-old female asked:
Dr. Phil Chen
Family Medicine 27 years experience
See a doctor: The problem could be in your neck because neck problem could radiating pain to those areas. You shoulder see a doctor to get a complete check up.
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Testimonials
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HealthTap member
Mar 30, 2015
Dr. Chen is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
HealthTap member
Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Chen is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
HealthTap member
Im not due on my period for another week. Ive taken tests but they have come back with a negitive result. I feel like ive been doing sit ups
HealthTap member
have been to a doctor both times.have been diagnosed by them. I don't have a family history or smoke or have had any x-rays.thanks a mil:)
HealthTap member
Thanl you. We did go to the ER early this am. No explanation but X-ray &there blood look good so just going toback try to manage the pain

Education & Training

Medical/Graduate school

Western University of Health Sciences College of Osteopathic Medicine of the Pacific, CA
Graduated 1995MD

Awards

voted top docs 2013 in Las Vegas Life
voted top doctor 2013 Health Tap
Top Family Physician, Second Place, Nevada - Summer
2013
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