Shandong University QILU Hospital All Rights Reserved
Name Yunzhen Chen
Title M.D., Professor, Department’s Deputy Director, Director of Spine Surgery, Ph.D. Advisor
Areas of Focus Degenerative disc diseases (DDD), Spine trauma, Scoliosis and sagital imbalance of spine, Osteoporotic spine disorders

Work experience

2005 Shandong University Bachelor of Medicine:

2013 Shandong University Doctor of Medicine (M.D.): Orthopaedics

1985-2003, Shandong University Qilu Hospital, Vice Professor of Spine Surgery

2003--2017, Shandong University Qilu Hospital, Professor of Spine Surgery

2017--, Shandong University Qilu Hospital, Director of Spine Surgery


Specilze in degenerative disc diseases (DDD), spine trauma, scoliosis and sagital imbalance of spine, as well as osteoporotic spine disorders.

Focus the latest theory on osteoporosis, providing prescription based on the patient’s individual condition, focus on the surgical technique on percutanues vertebralplasty or kyphoplasty (PVP/PKP) and their complications

Mastering common surgeries for degenerative disc diseases, as transforaminal lumbar interbody fusion (TLIF), anterior cervical discectomy and fusion (ACDF), posterior cervical and thoracic decompression and fusion.

Scientific Research

Published 20+ papers on journals indexed with Science Citation Index (SCI)

Completed 10+ scientific projects with research funds more than 3 million yuan.