Dr. Hong-Ru Chen is a Board Certified OB/GYN, who grew up on the North Shore near Sunset Beach. She attended Kahuku High School and graduated from Iolani. She received her Bachelor’s degree at Wellesley College in Massachusetts. With a dream of serving the local communities, Dr. Chen achieved her Medical Degree at University of Hawaii and specialized in Obstetrics and Gynecology. Dr. Chen has been in private practice since completing her residency training in 2011. Born in Taiwan, Dr. Chen is also fluent in Mandarin Chinese. With a strong background in research, Dr. Chen is involved in studying effects of medications on embryogenesis with the University of Hawaii. In her free time, she enjoys hiking the local trails as well as traveling abroad.