American Hip Institute

Austin W. Chen, MD

Austin W. Chen, MDDr. Austin Chen is a dual-fellowship-trained orthopedic surgeon specializing in comprehensive hip and sports medicine surgery. His primary focus is the treatment of hip pain and injuries including femoroacetabular impingement (FAI) with labral tears. He is also an expert in knee and shoulder injuries in athletes ranging from weekend warriors to professionals. He is a physician for the U.S. Ski & Snowboard team. Dr. Chen is currently involved in research and has authored or coauthored numerous research articles and book chapters in the field of hip and sports medicine surgery.

Dr. Chen completed a comprehensive hip fellowship at the American Hip Institute in Chicago, Illinois in 2017. He also completed a sports medicine fellowship at Taos Orthopaedic Institute in 2016. He completed his orthopedic surgery residency and received his medical doctorate degree from the University of Illinois College of Medicine in Chicago in 2015 and 2010, respectively. Dr. Chen received a bachelor of science degree from the University of Notre Dame in 2005.