Dr. Chen is not only a Board Certified Optometrist but also has a Ph.D. in Ophthalmology. She graduated from the University of Houston – College of Optometry in 2010 with a Doctorate of Optometry. She is certified by the National Board of Examiners in Optometry (NBEO) and licensed by the Texas Optometry Board. She is also a Glaucoma Specialist certified in Therapeutic Optometry. Dr. Chen also graduated from the University of Alcala de Henares in 2001 located in Spain with a Ph.D. in Ophthalmology. She worked as a post-doctoral research associate at Baylor College of Medicine after arriving from Spain. Prior to Spain she earned a Bachelor of Medicine from South Medical University in China.
While working the eye care and research field, Dr. Chen has had numerous publications and experience concerning the eye and vision care. She has also presented in vision science conferences and has been a reviewer in professional eye care journals multiple times. Dr. Chen is involved in several Optometry associated organizations and is a Fellow in the American Academy of Optometry. She has traveled to various countries and can speak a variety of languages.
In Oct-2012 Dr Chen presented a paper titled "The short-term effect of orthokeratology treatment on teenage myopia: analysis of corneal topography and subjective refraction" at the annual American Academy of Otometry in Phoenix AZ.