Dr. David Chen is board certified and specializes in internal medicine. Affiliated with Deutsches Altenheim since 1984, he was appointed Medical Director in 1997 and serves on the Ethics Committee. Dr. Chen graduated magna cum laude from Harvard College in 1976 and received his medical degree from Brown University School of Medicine in 1980. Dr. Chen has worked in geriatrics for more than 30 years and has served as staff physician and medical director at numerous local nursing homes and rehabilitation centers. He was a clinical instructor in medicine at Tufts University Medical School and has been affiliated with Faulkner Hospital in Boston since 1984, as staff physician and clinical ward attending physician and has served on numerous hospital committees.