Jyuhn-Mirng Chen, M.D.

Jyuhn-Mirng Chen, M.D.


Pathology - Clinical

Pathology - Hematopathology

Pathology - Apheresis

Transfusion Medicine

Pathology and Laboratory Medicine


  • Director of Laboratory Information System
  • Associate Clinical Professor
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4400 V St.
Sacramento, CA 95817
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10535 Hospital Way
Mather, CA 95655
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Philosophy of Care

Dr. Chen strives hard to provide outstanding patient care, and continuously explores ways to improve health-care management.

Clinical Interests

Dr. Chen's clinical activities in hematopathology include diagnosing leukemia and lymphoma and interpreting flow-cytometry results. He also is interested and has received training in medical informatics.

Dr. Chen's current research is focused on establishing a digital tissue bank for image archive and pathologic diagnosis, as well as researching and identifying the physical specificities of various DNA sequences.

Research/Academic Interests

Dr. Chen's current research is focused on digital imaging pathology tissue slides for future establishment of tissue image archive and auto-pathologic diagnosis, as well as researching in coagulation factors changes related to therapeutic plasma exchange apheresis.




M.D., Our Lady of Fatima University College of Medicine, Valenzuela City, Philippines 1991

B.S., Taipei Medical College, Taipei, Taiwan 1984


Chief Resident-Pathology, UC Davis Medical Center, Sacramento CA 2003-2004

Pathology, UC Davis Medical Center, Sacramento CA 2000-2003


Hematopathology, UC Davis Medical Center, Sacramento CA 2004-2005

Surgical Pathology, UC Davis Medical Center, Sacramento CA 2003-2004

Board Certifications

American Board of Pathology - Diplomat, 2009

Clinical Laboratory Scientist, 1992

Medical Board of California, 2002

Professional Memberships

American Medical Association

American Society for Clinical Pathology

College of American Pathologists

Honors and Awards

UCDMC Pathology Department Faculty Teaching Award, 2008

Award of Distinction-Brooklyn Hospital Clerkship Program, 1991