The right gastroenterology expertise—when and where you need it.

Regional Gi formed when both of Lancaster County’s long-trusted gastroenterology practices merged. Combined, our team can now match patients with experts in virtually any digestive condition that could affect you and your family. We also have specialists in procedures such as colonoscopy, endoscopy, and advanced surgeries. You can see any clinician you choose at any Regional Gi location. Follow the links on this page to get to know our providers and review their backgrounds and clinical interests.

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Steve T. Chen MD, FACP, FACG

MD
Jefferson Medical College

Internship
Walter-Reed Army Medical Center

Residency
Walter-Reed Army Medical Center

Clinical & Research Fellowship
University of Cininnati Medical Center

Board Certification
Internal Medicine and Gastroenterology

Biographical Info

Dr. Chen received his B.S.E. degree from Princeton University (Cum Laude) and M.D. degree from Jefferson Medical College. At graduation, he was recognized by the Annie Simpson Medicine Prize and the Hare Honor Medical Society. He also received awards for his research on gallbladder physiology while in medical school.

Dr. Chen received internship and residency training in internal medicine at Walter-Reed Army Medical Center in Washington D.C. and his Gastroenterology fellowship at the University of Cincinnati Medical Center. He also served as internist and director of the endoscopy center at the Evans Army Community Hospital in Colorado.

Dr.Chen is board-certified in Internal Medicine and Gastroenterology. He is a fellow of the American College of Physicians and American College of Gastroenterology. He also holds memberships in the American Gastroenterology Association and the Christian Medical and Dental Association. He is gifted in teaching, having received two “Teacher of the Year” awards by resident physicians of Lancaster General Hospital. He has also participated in basic and clinical research and has made presentations at national meetings of the AGA and ACG.

He and his wife, Violet, have four children, Jessica, Joshua, Jeremy, and Jonathan. His special interests include teaching, medical ethics, mentoring students, and missions services in underdeveloped areas of the world, especially Asia.

Dr.Chen also serves as a deacon in his Church.