Dr. Yanni Chen primarily provides general health care for patients age 12 and up, with a focus on geriatrics, women’s health and preventative medicine. She also assists on many of the longer, more complicated surgical procedures for total joint replacement, trauma or patients with multiple co-morbidities. Dr. Chen supports continuity of care for patients already established with her and allows for an added level of comfort and medical support not usually provided or available to the average surgical patient. Dr. Chen provides diabetic foot care, and diagnostic testing such as tests for carpal tunnel, osteoporosis, hearing, COPD, and asthma. She also offers wart, skin tag, and mole removal.
Undergraduate Boston College (Boston, MA): 1986 – 1990 Bachelor of Science in Biology (Pre-med Program) Medical School University of New England College of Osteopathic Medicine (Biddeford, ME): 1992 – 1996 Doctor of Osteopathy Internship Family Practice, St. Joseph Health Center Ohio University College of Osteopathic Medicine (Warren, OH): 1996 – 1997 Residency Family Practice, St. Joseph Health Center Ohio University College of Osteopathic Medicine (Warren, OH): 1997 – 1999 Certification: Board Certified Licensed: Michigan
American Osteopathic Association American Medical Association Research: Sleep Study, Brigham Women’s Hospital (Boston, MA): 1990 – 1992
University & Teaching Affiliations
Clinical Assistant Professor MSU College of Osteopathic Medicine, Department of Family and Community Medicine (Lansing, MI): 2003 – Present Adjunct Clinical Assistant Professor of Family Medicine, Des Moines University College of Osteopathic Medicine Adjunct Clinical Professor Ohio University (Warren, OH): 1997 – 2000 Practice: The Family Practice and Orthopedic Care Center, PC (Coldwater, MI): 2000 – Present