Catherine C.  Chen

Catherine Chen, MD, MPH

Assistant in Surgery

Assistant Professor of Surgery, Harvard Medical School

  • Contact: 617-355-0535

  • Fax: 617-730-0298

Medical Services


  • General Surgery
  • Neonatal Surgery
  • Thoracic Surgery


  • Surgery


  • English


  • Surgery Program
To schedule an appointment: Call 617-355-0535 or Request an Appointment

Experience and Education


Undergraduate School

Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 1985

Cambridge, MA

Medical School

Harvard Medical School, 1990

Boston, MA


Deaconess Hospital, 1991-1997

Boston, MA


The Hospital For Sick Children, 1997-1999

Toronto, Canada

Graduate School, Masters of Public Health

Harvard School of Public Health, 2000

Boston, MA


  • General Surgery, Pediatric Surgery

Professional History

Dr. Chen has been a member of the Department of Surgery at Children’s Hospital since July 1999. She was appointed Division Chief in Pediatric Surgery at Boston Medical Center in 2012. Dr. Chen accepts referrals for all types of general pediatric surgical problems, including abdominal, thoracic, inguinal, and head and neck disorders in pediatric and neonatal patients. Dr. Chen sees new patients at Children’s Hospital in her Boston and Peabody offices, and at Boston Medical Center. She performs surgical procedures at Children's Hospital in Boston, Waltham, and Lahey-Danvers, and at Boston Medical Center.

To schedule an appointment: Call 617-355-0535 or Request an Appointment


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