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Aileen L. Chen, MD

Board Certifications: Hematology, Internal Medicine and Medical Oncology

Languages: Burmese, English and Mandarin

Locations: Freehold, NJ and Holmdel, NJ

Dr. Aileen Chen is a community-based medical oncologist and hematologist. After completing her fellowship in hematology and oncology, Dr. Chen joined RCCA, where she practiced for more than 18 years at the Holmdel and Freehold locations. She provides care for all types of cancers including breast, colon, lung, stomach, pancreatic, esophageal, liver, kidney, uterine, cervical, ovarian cancers; as well as hematological cancers such as lymphoma and leukemia. On the benign hematological side, Dr. Chen treats patients who have anemia, white blood cell and platelet problems, as well as bleeding and clotting issues. The practice also offers clinical trials for a variety of cancers.


Medical Education

  • August 1988 to May 1992 University of California, Berkeley, Bachelor of Arts,
    Major: Molecular Cell Biology with emphasis in Biochemistry and Molecular Biology /Honors:Magna Cum Laude and Phi Beta Kappa
  • August 1994 to June 1998 University of California, Irvine. College of Medicine
    Doctor of Medicine


June 1998 to June 1999 Kaiser San Francisco Medical Center/Internship in Internal Medicine

July 1999 to June 2001 Kaiser San Francisco Medical Center
/Residency in Internal Medicine


July 2003 to June 2006 New York University Medical Center/ Fellowship in Hematology and Oncology

Awards and honors

Awards and honors

  • Castle Connolly Regional Top Doctors: 1st Edition,
  • Jersey’s Best Magazine Top Doctors: 2018, 2019, 2020,
  • Jersey’s Best Top Doctors for Cancer: 2018
  • Exceptional Women In Medicine: 2020

Professional Memberships

  • American Society of Clinical Oncology
  • American Society of Hematology

Hospital Affiliations

  • Bayshore Community Medical Center/
  • CentraState Medical Center
  • Jersey Shore University Medical Center
  • Raritan Bay Medical Center
  • Riverview Medical Center

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For more information or to schedule an appointment,
call 844-346-7222. You can also schedule an appointment by calling the RCCA location nearest you.

Regional Cancer Care Associates is one of fewer than 200 medical practices in the country selected to participate in the Oncology Care Model (OCM); a recent Medicare initiative aimed at improving care coordination and access to and quality of care for Medicare beneficiaries undergoing chemotherapy treatment.