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Yan Chen, M.D.


Ages Treated: All

Quick Facts:

  • Board Certified Gastroenterologist
  • Currently Accepting New Patients
  • Performs Colonoscopies
  • Most Insurance Plans Accepted

Yan Chen, M.D. Practices at the Following Locations

Liberty, MO 2521 Glenn Hendren Drive, Suite 408, Liberty, MO 64068 Request an appointment at this location
Independence, MO 3800 South Whitney, Suite 200, Independence, MO 64055 Request an appointment at this location
Kansas City, MO 5330 North Oak Trafficway, Suite 102, Kansas City, MO 64118 Request an appointment at this location
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About Yan Chen, M.D.

Dr. Chen was born and raised in Beijing, the capital of People’s Republic of China where he obtained his medical degree from Beijing Medical University. After practicing orthopedic surgery for three years in Beijing, he moved to the United States in 1991 to complete his doctorate degree in physiology at Louisiana State University. He continued with his basic science research for two more years at University of Virginia in Charlottesville for IBD research. Then, he returned to clinical medicine and finished internal medicine residency program at Yale-affiliated Norwalk Hospital in Connecticut in 2001, followed by gastroenterology training at Wake Forest University in North Carolina. He then joined the Consultants in Gastroenterology in Kansas City, Missouri in July 2004. Dr. Chen is board certified in Internal Medicine and Gastroenterology.  He is a member of the American College of Gastroenterology and the American Society of Gastrointestinal Endoscopy. Dr. Chen has great interests in various gastrointestinal and liver diseases. His personal goal is to use the most up-to-date medical knowledge and the best available technology to solve clinical problems and serve patients in a most effective and efficient way. Dr. Chen loves to spend time with his wife and son. He also enjoys reading medical literatures, playing tennis, and playing classical guitar in his spare time.

Awards and Accreditation:


Beijing University Health Science Center


Norwalk Hospital – Yale University School of Medicine


Wake Forest University
American College of Gastroenterology and the American Society of Gastrointestinal Endoscopy