Chih-Hwa Chen, M.D., MBA

 

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Professor, Department of Orthoapedic Surgery
Chairman, Department of Surgery
Chairman, Department of Medical Research
Chang Gung Memorial Hospital-Keelung
Taiwan

Dr. Chen is an Associate Professor in the Department of Orthopaedic Surgery in Chang Gung Memorial Hospital in Keelung Taiwan. He is Chairman of Department of Surgery and Department of Medical Research. Dr. Chen is major in orthopaedic sports medicine, arthroscopic surgery, knee and shoulder surgery. He is the President of the Taiwan Arthroscopic and Knee Society and second Vice President of Taiwan Shoulder and Elbow Society. His research fields include biomechanics of knee and shoulder, tissue engineering of bone, rotator cuff tear and healing, and artificial knee ligament.

Besides being a busy orthopaedic surgeon, Dr. Chen is an excellent clinical scientist with many important publications in the area of biomechanics of sports medicine. He has published a classic book entitled Orthopaedic Sports Medicine which covers all anatomical joints that concern orthopaedic sports medicine specialists.

Dr. Chen was also the A.B. Ferguson Visiting Professor at the Musculoskeletal Research Center (MSRC) at the University of Pittsburgh in March 2003.