David Chen, Acupuncturist

David Chen


14632 whittier Blvd Whittier CA, 90605


David Chen is an acupuncturist practicing in Whittier, CA. Dr. Chen evaluates and treats patients based on the concepts of oriental medicine. Acupuncturists complete their evaluations by getting a patient history and looking at and touching the body. Then, they place very fine acupuncture needles into specific points on the body. Stimulating these points and nerves is how Dr. Chen treats the patients condition. Many of the bodys systems respond to acupuncture, and it can treat physical pain as well as emotional stress. Dr. Chen has been practicing since 1978. The goal of our office is to provide the best services and the most affordable cost. We care.

Education and Training

National Defense Medical College Field Surgeon 1968

International Acupuncture College L.Ac., DOM 1974

Provider Details

Male Mandarin Chinese, English
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David Chen's Expert Contributions

Areas of expertise and specialization

Acupuncture, Chinese Medicine, Herbs, Pain control, General Physical abnormalities, Patient under chemotherapy


  • Resolution 2018 California Assembly 
  • Outstanding 40 year Service 2017 City of Whittier 
  • Volunteer Work 2017 World Journal 
  • Outstanding service as President 2017 United Acupuncture Association 
  • Outstanding teaching professor for USC residency 2017 USC PIH 
  • Certificate of recognition for contribution in Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine 2017 California Assembly 
  • Volunteer International Buddhist Progress Society 2016 Hsi Lai Temple 
  • Patient Choice Winner 2015 Opencare 
  • Dedication in Acupuncture and Chinese Medicine 2010 United States Congress 
  • Volunteer Award 2008 YMCA Whittier 
  • Services to the Community 2007 LA County 
  • National Leadership Award 2006 United States Congress 
  • Commencement Speaker 2006 Southern California University of Health Science 
  • Outstanding Professor 2006 Rio Honda College 
  • Outstanding Services 2003 Engineer Board, State of California 
  • Volunteer Work 2000 Norwalk High School 
  • Outstanding teaching professor for USC residency 1998 USC PIH 
  • Volunteer Work 1995 Costa Mesa Senior Center 
  • Outstanding Services as Expert Witness 1995 San Bernardino's District Attorney's Office 
  • Outstanding Service on Acupuncture Board 1994 Governor Pete Wilson 
  • Outstanding Service to the Acupuncture Board Profession and Public 1991 State of California Acupuncture Commitee 
  • Outstanding Services 1987 Who's Who Historic Society 

Professional Memberships

  • United Acupuncture Association  

Hospital Affiliations

  • Whittier Presbyterian Hospital

David Chen's Practice location

14632 whittier Blvd -
Whittier, CA 90605
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