Edward Y. Cheng, MD

Edward Y. Cheng, MD

Orthopaedic Surgeon

Languages I Speak

  • English

Hospital Privileges

  • University of Minnesota Medical Center

Care and Clinical Interests

  • Adult reconstruction surgery
  • Computer-assisted surgery and surgical navigation
  • Fractures due to a weakened bone from cancer erosion
  • Joint replacement and resurfacing
  • Metastatic bone disease
  • Musculoskeletal tumors
  • Orthopaedic oncology
  • Reconstructive surgery

Education, Training and Certifications

Medical Schools

  • Northwestern University Medical School, Chicago, IL

Residencies

  • Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA
  • Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA
  • Brigham and Women's Hospital, Boston, MA
  • Beth Israel Hospital, Boston, MA

Fellowships

  • Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA
  • Children's Hospital Boston, Boston, MA

Board Certifications

  • Orthopaedic Surgery

Recognition and Leadership

Recognition

  • Minnesota Monthly Magazine “Top Doctors” (2015-2018)
  • Mpls.St.Paul Magazine "Top Doctor" (2004, 2006, 2012, 2013, 2016, 2017)
  • Guide to America’s Top Surgeons (2016)
  • International Association of Orthopaedic Surgeons - Top Doctor (2015, 2016)
  • Newsweek Health, Top Cancer Doctors (2015)
  • Best Doctors in America (2011-2013)
  • U.S. News and World Report Top Doctor (2012)
  • America's Top Doctors for Cancer, Castle Connolly (2011)
  • "Best Doctors for Women" Minnesota Monthly Magazine (2011)
  • America's Top Physicians, Consumers' Research Council of America (2004)

Leadership

  • Editor, Journal of Bone and Joint Surgery - Essential Surgical Techniques
  • Mairs Family-Endowed Chair in Orthopaedic Oncology, University of Minnesota (2004)
  • President, Musculoskeletal Tumor Society (2011-2012)

Academic Information

Professor

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