Lily K. Chen, DO

Assistant Clinical Professor, Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation
School of Medicine

Spinal Cord Injury Fellowship Director, Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation
School of Medicine

B.A., Stanford University, Palo Alto, CA, 1998, Human Biology/Minor (Spanish Language)

D.O., Western University of Health Sciences/College of Osteopathic Medicine of the Pacific, Pomona, CA, 2003

Transitional Internship, Pacific Hospital of Long Beach, Long Beach, CA

Residency, Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation, University of California, Los Angeles, VA GLAHS, 2007

Spinal Cord Injury Medicine Fellowship, 2009


University of California, Irvine
VA Long Beach Healthcare System
5901 E 7th St
Long Beach, CA 90822

spinal cord injury, management of pressure ulcers, paraplegia with radculopathy
Clinical Focus
Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation, Spinal Cord Injury

1. Competitive badminton athlete with >30 international/national titles (1993-2001)
2. Dr. T.G. Wing Chow Medical Scholarship (2003)
3. Who’s Who Among Students of American University Award, Western University (2004)
Publications 1. Lily Chen, DO; Jae Jung, MD; Arash Lavian, MD; Grant Etnyre, MD; Maria Manzano, MS; Loren Matsumura, OT; Carrie Domingo-Bailey, KT; Aryeh Lax, CPO; A.M. Erika Scremin, MD. "Amputee Balance Masters." Abstract at 2007 Association of Academic Physiatrists national conference.

2. Natalia Covarrubias, MD; Bianca Tribuzio, DO; Hamilton Chen, MD; Lily Chen, DO; Ronald Takemoto, MD. “Paraplegia with Radiculopathy.” Abstract presented at 2013 Association of Academic Physiatrists Annual Meeting.

3. Sophia Chun, MD, Lily Chen, DO, Ian Hsiao. “Comparison of Novel Ultra Low Current Device to Standard Care in the Management of Stage II-IV Pressure Ulcers”, Bioelectric Research Corporation. Submitted 1/16/2014.

4. Stephen F. Figoni, PHD, RKT, Lily Chen, DO. “Cardiovascular Characteristics of SCI/D Outpatients Referred to a Kinesiotherapy Wellness Exercise Program,” Clinical Kinesiology 69(3); Fall, 2015; 69:11-20.
American Board of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
Other Experience Electrodiagnostician
Elite Diagnostics, Simi Valley 2008—2010

Neurolink Diagnostics, Pasadena 2009—2010

Kaiser Permanente, Baldwin Park 2009—2010

Associate Medical Director, CARF Program
Long Beach VA Spinal Cord Injury Center 2010—pres

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