Dr. Chen received her Doctor of Veterinary Medicine degree from UC Davis School of Veterinary Medicine. After earning her doctorate, she completed an internship in small animal medicine and surgery at VCA West Los Angeles Animal Hospital. She became interested in practicing Traditional Chinese Medicine after it made a miraculous difference in her personal health. Wanting to add another tool to help her furry patients, she studied Chinese Herbal Medicine and Food Therapy, and became certified in Veterinary Acupuncture. She believes firmly that good nutrition is the foundation of a healthy life. She incorporates holistic medicine into her general small animal practice. Dr. Chen is an avid yoga practitioner, loves to stare at oceans, starry skies, and sunsets.