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Neil T. Chen, MD

93.8% Patient Satisfaction based on 731 ratings

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About Neil T. Chen:

Dr. Neil Chen has performed cosmetic surgery in New Mexico since 1996. His clinical practice, Plastic Surgery Institute of New Mexico, is dedicated to providing the highest standard of care. With numerous academic honors, scientific publications, medical inventions, and talks at national and local conferences, he is a recognized authority in his field. He was recently voted as “top doc” in facial/plastic surgery by the other physicians in Albuquerque (Albuquerque Magazine 2006).

Dr. Chen’s education included a bachelor degree from Haverford College and a medical degree from Harvard Medical School. He graduated with honors from both institutions. Staying in the Harvard system, he then completed residencies in both general surgery and plastic surgery at the world renowned Massachusetts General Hospital in Boston. After serving as chief resident in plastic surgery at MGH, he accepted a highly competitive fellowship at the University of California in Los Angeles. Here, he honed his expertise in hand/microsurgery. His is board certified in plastic surgery and is a member of the American Society of Plastic Surgeons. He also has added qualification in surgery of the hand and is a member of the American Society for Surgery of the Hand. As a Clinical Assistant Professor at UNM Medical School, he enjoys teaching students. He has also devoted his time in performing free surgery for children from Central America and Russia as a volunteer or both the Healing the Children and Interplast programs. He continues to keep on top of the latest information and techniques in plastic surgery in order to offer his patients the best available care.



  • Medical School: Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA
  • Internship: Massachusetts General Hospital / Harvard Medical School
  • General Surgery Residency: Massachusetts General Hospital / Harvard Medical School
  • Plastic Surgery Residency: Massachusetts General Hospital / Harvard Medical School
  • Fellowship: Hand and microsurgery: UCLA Medical Center, Los Angeles
  • Specialty: Plastic and reconstructive surgery, aesthetic surgery, surgery of the hand.
  • Other Degrees: B. A. in chemistry, Haverford College, PA.



  • American Society of Plastic Surgeons (ASPS)
  • New Mexico Medical Review Association
  • Clinical Assistant Professor, Dept. of Surgery, University of New Mexico
  • American Society for Surgery of the Hand (ASSH)



  • American Board of Plastic Surgery
  • Certificate in Added Qualification in Surgery of the Hand

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3830 Masthead St. NE Albuquerque, NM 87109

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Neil T. Chen, MD Reviews (403)

Face Lift

Excellent doctor, nurses, staff. Overall, wonderful experience...

Brow Lift

Complete explanation on all possibilities. Staff and doctor were pleasant and accommodating.

Face Lift

Dr. Chen performed this procedure with personalized help and lovely atmosphere. In New Mexico I recommend Dr. Chen for anyone looking at any plastic surgery. Dr. Chen is very qualified in his area of expertise and also spends a lot of time with his patients to ensure they are happy and fully recovering.

Eyelid Surgery

The staff was welcoming and answered any questions. Office atmosphere was peaceful. Dr. Chen understood some of my concerns and agreed with them so I am going to have the right procedure for me. I am very comfortable with Dr. Chen and know I am in good hands!

BOTOX® Cosmetic

I am always happy with my visits. The staff is nice and the work is outstanding!


The Dsport is a great product. I used to use Botox. The staff service and nurse injector did an excellent job.

Injectable Fillers

The injections were done perfect. Don't have lines on my chin.

Tummy Tuck

Dr. Chen is a highly recommended professional with excellent credentials. I am planning my surgery for 2020 and look forward to wonderful results.

Tummy Tuck Revision

I felt very comfortable with my consultation with Dr. Chen. Dr. Chen took his time to answer all my questions and helped me to better understand the procedure I was interested in.

Chin Liposuction

Dr. Chen was pleasant, patient and very informative.

Eyelid Surgery

They didn’t come out even. One seems to me to noticeably more droop in the upper right lid.

Tummy Tuck

I had a very pleasant consultation. I felt comfortable and was able to ask all the questions and voice all concerns I had about the procedure. Dr. Chen was informative and talked me through procedure and post care.

Face Lift

[Highly satisfied because] I look good and honesty.

Breast Augmentation

Staff were all very welcoming. I felt like all of my questions were answered. I left feeling confident and ready for my procedure.

Tummy Tuck

Having breast reduction is so amazing. Very happy with results.

Tummy Tuck

Dr. Chen's entire office staff was friendly, knowledgeable, and caring. Dr. Chen answered all of my questions thoroughly, and I feel fully confident placing my trust in him for surgery and care afterward.


I forgot the nurses name, she is really great at her job!!!

Breast Augmentation

Everyone in the office is very professional and kind. They make me feel comfortable and are helpful in answering my questions. I'm extremely excited for this procedure.

Breast Augmentation

Everyone involved in the surgery was very professional and went out of their way to make me feel comfortable with the whole process.

Tummy Tuck

I felt very comfortable with the Dr. And staff.