Andy Chen, RDN

Registered Dietitian

Why did you become a Registered Dietitian?

My passion has been nutrition and still is! Being a Registered Dietitian is a way that I can put my passion towards helping others.

What attracted you to a community health center?

I can spend a little more time with my patients and get to know them. I feel as if I have a larger impact here.

What do you enjoy or find most fulfilling about caring for patients?

The education aspect of this profession is what I find the most fulfilling.

If you could be anything else, what would you want to be?

I have always wanted to be a Chef, I have always considered culinary school but have never pursued it.

Do you have children? If so, what are their ages?

No children here, I have a dog that demands all my attention.

Do you have hobbies or a way you like to spend your time away from work?

Sports! Both playing and watching. Also, a lot of eating, trying new restaurants and desserts.

Do you have a favorite book, movie or TV show?

I am currently hooked on the medical show “The Resident” from hulu.