Chwen-Yuen Chen, MD, Internal Medicine, Stanford, CA, Stanford Health Care

Chwen-YuenAngieChenMDFACP, FASAM

Internal Medicine Stanford, CA

Addiction Medicine

Clinical Associate Professor, Medical Director of Primary Care Chemical Dependency Clinics

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  • Office

    Stanford Family Medicine
    211 Quarry Road, 4th Floor
    Stanford, CA 94305
    Phone(650) 498-9000
    Fax(650) 498-7755
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Education & Training

  • University of California Davis
    University of California DavisFellowship, Neurosurgery , 2008 - 2009
  • Santa Clara Valley Medical Center
    Santa Clara Valley Medical CenterResidency, Internal Medicine, 2005 - 2008
  • California Pacific Medical Center - Pacific Campus
    California Pacific Medical Center - Pacific CampusInternship, Psychiatry, 2004 - 2005
  • University of California Davis School of Medicine
    University of California Davis School of MedicineClass of 2004
  • Foothill CollegeAS, Pre-Health/ Biological Sciences, 1995 - 1997
  • New York University
    New York UniversityBFA, Film/Television and Cinematography, 1986 - 1990

Certifications & Licensure

  • CA State Medical License
    CA State Medical License 2006 - 2022
  • American Board of Internal Medicine Internal Medicine
  • American Board of Addiction MedicineAddiction Medicine

Awards, Honors, & Recognition

  • Exceptional Mentor Award American Medical Women’s Association, 2020
  • Customer Service Award Santa Clara Valley Medical Center, 2008
  • Research Fellow Participant Research Fellow Participant, 2005
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Clinical Trials

Publications & Presentations


Journal Articles

  • Physician Suicide: A Scoping Literature Review to Highlight Opportunities For Prevention  
    Tiffany I. Leung, Sima S. Pendharkar, Chwen-Yuen Angie Chen, Rebecca Snyder, Global Psychiatry, 7/7/2020
  • Suboxone: What's New  
    C Y A Chen, The Carlat Report
  • A Randomized, Placebo-Controlled Trial of Sustained-Release Dextroamphetamine for Treatment of Methamphetamine Addiction.  
    G P Galloway, R Buscemi, J R Coyle, K Flower, J D Siegrist, LA Fiske, MJ Baggott, L Li, D Polcin, CYA Chen and J Mendelson, Clinical Pharmacology & Therapeutics
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  • Cola-kalemia: A Case of Cola Induced Hypokalemic Myopathy.
    CY Lin, MD; CYAChen, MD, C Wang, MD, MPH; S Kurani, PM&R conference
  • Pathways to Substance Abuse, Treatment for Adolescents in an HMO: Implication for Policy.
    CYA Chen, Annual AACAP Meeting


  • CSAM Addiction Medicine Review Course 2014-2020 American Board of Addiction Medicine Exam Preparation Track: Alcohol Use Disorders and 12 –Step Concepts 
  • 2015 Women’s Association for Addiction Treatment (WAAT) San Mateo Chapter Monthly Conference CEU offered: Relapse Prevention Medications and Smoking Cessation in Recov... 
    San Mateo
  • Brief Overview of Psychopharmacologic Interventions in Chemical Dependency 
    The Sequoia Center, Redwood City
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Authored Content

  • Seeking and Implementing Evidence-Based Physician Suicide PreventionJune 2020
  • Chapter 92: Alcohol Use Disorders: Diagnosis and TreatmentMay 2019
  • Physician Substance Use DisordersMay 2019

Press Mentions

  • Prevent, Recognize Impairment
    Prevent, Recognize ImpairmentAugust 05, 2020 22:52
  • Internists Recommend How to Prevent and Treat Substance Use Disorders
    Internists Recommend How to Prevent and Treat Substance Use DisordersMay 30, 2019 00:07
  • As Treatable as Diabetes? Lawmakers Push New Ways to Stem Opioid Addiction
    As Treatable as Diabetes? Lawmakers Push New Ways to Stem Opioid AddictionSeptember 11, 2018 17:56


  • Physician, California Medical Association’s (CMA) Physicians' and Dentists' Confidential Assistance Line 2015 - Present
  • Physician, RAP-C 2015 - Present
  • Alternate Delegate; Reference Committee Chair 2015, CMA HOD - ACP 2012 - Present
  • Board Member; Treasurer 2013; President 2016-18; Governor Elect CANO, Cal-ACP C6 2009 - Present
  • Physician, CSAM Clinical Advisory Task Force to CPPPH 2011 - 2012

Professional Memberships

Other Languages

  • Chinese (Mandarin)

Hospital Affiliations