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Chen Xie, MD

  • Rheumatology
Average rating: 4.9
| 141 ratings
Downtown Los Angeles Primary & Specialty Care | 700 West 7th Street, Suite S270, Los Angeles, CA 90017


Dr. Chen Xie is a rheumatologist who practices in downtown LA and at the Veterans Affairs Los Angeles Ambulatory Care Center. As a general rheumatologist, he enjoys caring for patients with all types of autoimmune and joint conditions, including rheumatoid arthritis, osteoarthritis, gout, spondyloarthropathies, lupus, vasculitis, and scleroderma. He is board certified in internal medicine and rheumatology.

Dr. Xie treats each patient as an individual and carefully listens to their story. His goal is to educate patients on their medical conditions and to understand their health care priorities so that together, they can develop a comprehensive, evidence-based care plan that is right for them.

Dr. Xie grew up in the Pacific Northwest and received his medical degree from University of Washington. He completed his internal medicine residency at Northwestern University, followed by his rheumatology fellowship at UCLA. He received his undergraduate degree from Amherst College.

When he’s not working, Dr. Xie enjoys spending quality time with his spouse and two sons.




Medical Board Certifications

Rheumatology, American Board of Internal Medicine, 2020
Internal Medicine, American Board of Internal Medicine, 2018


Rheumatology, UCLA School of Medicine, 2020


Internal Medicine, McGaw Medical Center of Northwestern University, Feinberg School of Medicine, 2018


MD, University of Washington School of Medicine, 2015

Hospital Affiliations

Ronald Reagan UCLA Medical Center

Medical Services


Meet Chen Xie, MD
Understanding Gout
Treating Gout Attacks
Diet and Gout 
Curing Gout

In the News

  • Patient Care Compliment: Dr. Chen Xie is an outstanding physician! Source: UCLA Health Connect


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