Dr. Allen Chen
Dr. H. Allen Chen graduated from the School of Stomatology, Peking University, Beijing, China in 1984. He investigated the possibility of developing a vaccine against human periodontal disease at the Centers for Research in Oral Biology, and also completed his residency in the Dept. of Periodontics, University of Washington, School of Dentistry from 1987 to 1993. He received his certificate in Periodontics and M.S.D. in 1997. Dr. Chen became board certified in 2005, by the American Board of Periodontology and Dental Implant Surgery. Most recently, Dr. Chen was selected for Fellowship in the American College of Dentists, F.A.C.D. This prestigious honor reflects his involvement in the dental profession and our community.
Dr. Chen is a member of the American Dental Association, Washington State Dental Association, Seattle-King County Dental Society, American Academy of Periodontology, Washington State Society of Periodontology, Academy of Osseointegration and International Congress of Oral Implantologists.
Dr. Chen is the director of SouthShore Study Club, a group of General Dentists and Specialists exploring comprehensive dental care for their patients. SouthShore is affiliated with the Seattle Study Club, an international network of study clubs with similar goals, and is approved as a continuing dental education provider by the Academy of General Dentistry. Dr. Chen is also an Affiliated Associate Professor at the Graduate Periodontics Department of Periodontology, School of Dentistry University of Washington and a Guest Associate Professor at Peking University School of Stomatology. In July of 2017, he was honored with the title of the Guest Professor position at the Beijing Capital Medical University, in Beijing, China and Dr. Chen is currently serving as the Chairman of the Northwest Chinese Dental Association.