Dr Hank Chen is a consultant gastroenterologist and hepatologist specialising in gastrointestinal and liver disorders. He obtained his medical degree from the University of Sydney in 2009. He undertook his physician training, subspecialising in Gastroenterology and Hepatology, at various tertiary hospitals across Sydney.
Dr Chen has admitting rights at Waratah Private Hospital, Strathfield Private Hospital, St George Private Hospital, and Tamara Private Hospital. He is also a Visiting Medical Officer at Bankstown-Lidcombe Public Hospital and Nepean Public Hospital.
Dr Chen has performed more than 7000 cases of endoscopic procedures with excellent outcomes.
Dr Chen’s special interests include bowel cancer screening, peptic ulcer disease, inflammatory bowel disease, and liver disease. He is fully accredited in gastroscopy and colonoscopy by Gastroenterological Society of Australia. Dr Chen is fluent in Mandarin.
Dr Chen is a no-gap provider with all health funds. For medicare patients without private health insurance, a single procedure (gastrosocpy or colonoscopy) is $600 and a combined procedure (gastroscopy and colonoscopy) is $800 at Healthwoods Endoscopy Centre. The fees quoted cover all the costs involved including anaesthetic and pathology/biopsy fees.
Dr Chen provides open-access gastroscopy and colonoscopy. You can be booked in for a procedure within 4 weeks at Strathfield Private, Waratah Private, or Healtwhwoods Endoscopy Centre without the need for an initial consultation.