Edith Chen, PA-C

Board-Certified Physician Assistant located in Chelsea, New York, NY & Englewood, NJ

About Edith Chen, PA-C

Edith is a board-certified physician assistant (PA-C), licensed to practice in the states of New York and New Jersey. Graduating cum laude with Bachelor’s Degree in Biology from The City College of New York Edith obtained her Master’s Degree in Physician Assistant Studies from Mercy College graduating with distinction. After finishing graduate school, Edith completed a dermatology fellowship program from the SDPA that granted her the prestigious title of “Diplomate Fellow.” She is an active member of the American Academy of Physician Assistants (AAPA) and the Society of Dermatology Physician Assistants (SDPA).

Edith loves to read and learn visually, therefore, dermatology easily became her favorite subject during PA school. Edith’s passion for the specialty drove her to complete a dermatology rotation where she was exposed to a variety of skin conditions--all of which reinforced her desire to make it her long-term career. Ultimately, Edith decided to work in emergency medicine for 3 years to become a well-rounded provider before transitioning to dermatology.

She frequently attends conferences and studies evidence-based literature to ensure her patients receive the latest and best in medical care. She believes every patient should be treated with compassion and respect as she has seen firsthand how debilitating skin conditions can be. She considers and incorporates each patient’s individual values when making clinical decisions.

Edith is fluent in English and Cantonese.

Since childhood, Edith has always been an animal lover who enjoys spending her spare time volunteering for local shelters. She also loves to hike and is always ready for an adventure.

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Edith is a board-certified physician assistant (PA-C), licensed to practice in the states of New York and New Jersey. Graduating cum laude with Bachelor’s Degree in Biology from The City College of New York Edith obtained her Master’s Degree in Physician Assistant Studies from Mercy College graduating with distinction. After finishing graduate school, Edith completed a dermatology fellowship program from the SDPA that granted her the prestigious title of “Diplomate Fellow.” She is an active member of the American Academy of Physician Assistants (AAPA) and the Society of Dermatology Physician Assistants (SDPA).

Edith loves to read and learn visually, therefore, dermatology easily became her favorite subject during PA school. Edith’s passion for the specialty drove her to complete a dermatology rotation where she was exposed to a variety of skin conditions--all of which reinforced her desire to make it her long-term career. Ultimately, Edith decided to work in emergency medicine for 3 years to become a well-rounded provider before transitioning to dermatology.

She frequently attends conferences and studies evidence-based literature to ensure her patients receive the latest and best in medical care. She believes every patient should be treated with compassion and respect as she has seen firsthand how debilitating skin conditions can be. She considers and incorporates each patient’s individual values when making clinical decisions.

Edith is fluent in English and Cantonese.

Since childhood, Edith has always been an animal lover who enjoys spending her spare time volunteering for local shelters. She also loves to hike and is always ready for an adventure.


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