Shiu-Yi E. Chen, MD


Anesthesiology, Pediatric Anesthesiology

Clinical Interests

pediatric anesthesia, pediatric pain management, pediatric regional anesthsia

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Medical Services
  • American Board of Anesthesiology, Anesthesiology
  • American Board of Anesthesiology, Pediatric Anesthesiology
  • English
  • Mandarin
Medical School
Wake Forest University School of Medicine
University of Maryland School of MedicineInternal Medicine - Preliminary
Johns Hopkins Anesthesia DepartmentAnesthesiology
Children's Hospital of PhiladelphiaPediatric Anesthesiology
Professional Positions
  • Associate Professor — Department of Anesthesiology & Perioperative Care, UCI School of Medicine
  • Member — American Society of Anesthesiologists
  • Member — Society for Pediatric Anesthesia

More Information

Dr. Shiu-Yi E. Chen is a board-certified UCI Health anesthesiologist who specializes in pediatric anesthesiology. Her clinical interests include pediatric regional anesthesia and both acute and chronic pediatric pain management.

Chen received her medical degree from Wake Forest University School of Medicine in Winston-Salem, N.C., followed by an internal medicine internship at Mercy Medical Center in Baltimore, Md. Next, she completed a residency in anesthesiology at Johns Hopkins Hospital, also in Baltimore, followed by a fellowship in pediatric anesthesiology at Children's Hospital of Philadelphia in Pennsylvania.

Before joining UCI Health and the UCI School of Medicine, she treated patients at Children's Hospital Los Angeles and served as an assistant professor at Keck School of Medicine of USC.

Her research interests include pediatric pain management and regional anesthesia. She is the author or co-author of numerous research papers that have appeared in peer-reviewed journals. She also has been invited to give poster presentations and lectures on pediatric regional anesthesia and pain management at national conferences and workshops.

Chen, who speaks Mandarin, sees patients in Orange

UCI Health Anesthesia Services
101 The City Drive South, Building 1
Orange, CA 92868
Phone: 714-456-7890
Fax: 855-209-8413