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Dr. Richard Chen Joins HealthCare Partners, Moves to West Charleston Clinic
Published on Fri, Nov 30, 2012 (7:12 a.m.)LAS VEGAS – (November 30, 2012) Urgent care provider Richard Chen, M.D. has joined HealthCare Partners Medical Group, a leading physician-run group providing primary, specialty and urgent care in Southern Nevada. On Oct. 1, Dr. Chen started seeing patients at the HealthCare Partners facility located at 9499 W. Charleston Blvd., No. 150 in Las Vegas.
At the West Charleston facility, Dr. Chen combines his experience with the latest in medical technology to ensure the best care for his patients. The urgent care provider joined HealthCare Partners Medical Group as a result of the company’s Total Care model, an innovative approach in which physicians and professional staff work as a coordinated team to manage patients’ care and overall health.
“HealthCare Partners strives to bring the most trusted and experienced doctors to its clinics in Southern Nevada,” said Amir Bacchus, M.D., chief medical officer for HealthCare Partners. “We are excited to welcome Dr. Chen to the HealthCare Partners family.”
Dr. Chen is board certified in family and nuclear medicine. Prior to joining HealthCare Partners, Chen was an urgent care physician with Solantic Urgent Care in Orlando, Fla.
Dr. Chen received his medical degree from University of Texas at San Antonio and completed his residency in family medicine at Memorial Hermann and his residency in nuclear medicine at the University of Missouri.
Patients can visit HealthCare Partners’ website, www.hcpnv.com, for directions and appointment information. Patients can also call 702-228-5477 to schedule an appointment with Dr. Chen.
About HealthCare Partners Nevada
HealthCare Partners Nevada is a network of more than 290 primary care physicians and more than 1,300 specialists. With more than 99 clinics and specialty care affiliates throughout Las Vegas, North Las Vegas, Henderson, Pahrump and Boulder City, HealthCare Partners Nevada is committed to delivering the highest quality of care to all of its patients. Through its Total Care model, HealthCare Partners provides patient-centered, comprehensive primary, specialty and urgent care services. Founded in 1996, HealthCare Partners Nevada is an affiliate of HealthCare Partners LLC, which has offices in California, Florida, New Mexico and Nevada.
For more information about HealthCare Partners Nevada, please visit www.hcpnv.com