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Meet Dr. Chen

Dr. ChenDr. Jim Chen is a native Californian having grown up in El Cerrito. For more than 12 years, Dr. Chen has provided high-quality dental care to the San Jose community. He majored in Biological Science at Stanford University for his undergraduate studies, and headed East to earn his doctorate at the prestigious New York University School of Dentistry. Dr. Chen is dedicated to helping his patients achieve healthy teeth and gums for life. He loves creating confident, youthful looking smiles for patients of all ages. Dr. Chen deeply values integrity and treats all his patients as if they are family and believes that a good first impression is essential in creating a long lasting trusting relationship. He appreciates the challenges of clinical dentistry, and the opportunity to establish many meaningful relationship with his patients. By actively participating in continuing education, Dr. Chen is able to stay current on the latest technology and dental treatment. He believe his patient deserve the best, and continuing education allows him to provide his patients with more options and better results.


  • GPR (General Practice Residency) – Veterans Affairs Northern California Health Care System at Mare Island
  • Doctorate of Dental Surgery – New York University School of Dentistry (Graduated Cum Lauded and member of Omicron Upsilon Omega Dental Honor Society)
  • Masters of Science, Biological Science – Stanford University
  • Bachelor of Science, Biological Science – Stanford University


  • American Dental Association
  • California Dental Association
  • Southern Alameda County Dental Society

Outside the office, Dr. Chen spends his free time traveling to Guatemala City as a volunteer dentist providing free oral health screening and dental extractions for local children and low income families. When he isn’t traveling around the country attending continuing education classes, Dr. Chen enjoys watching movies and spending time with his wife and their two children.   He is fluent in Mandarin Chinese and Taiwanese.