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New Lymphedema Chapter in Plastic Surgery Textbook

August 13th, 2019

                       

Grabb and Smith’s Plastic Surgery (8th edition) edited by Professor Kevin C. Chung was published on July 3rd, 2019. This textbook from Wolters Kluwer does not only provide a comprehensive resource to Plastic Surgery residents and medical students with solid information, profound knowledge and clinical practice of plastic and reconstruction surgery but also offers surgeons with the latest research and breakthroughs in this specialty. I would like to give my heartiest congratulations on this publication! I am very happy and... Read More

                   

Congratulation! New Lymphedema Chapter in Textbook

August 13th, 2019

                       

Operative Techniques in Breast Surgery, Trunk Reconstruction and Body Contouring edited by Professor Kevin C. Chung. I am very happy and honored to share my lymphedema microsurgery experiences in Chapter 34 “Lymphedema Microsurgery for Breast Cancer-Related Upper Limb Lymphedema”. ... Read More

                   

Congratulations!

August 13th, 2019

                       

I am very proud of my team’s podium presentations at the 8th World Symposium for Lymphedema Surgery April 25 to 27th, 2019. Most of the studies were publications at Journal of Surgery Oncology. ... Read More

                   

Dr. Cheng was Invited at the 10 th Congress of World Society for Reconstructive Microsurgery

June 15th, 2019

                       

I would like to congratulate Drs. David Chang, Robert Walton, Gregory Evans, and Joon Pio Hong on their selection as the 11th President, President-Elect, Vice President, and Secretary General of WSRM respectively. Best wishes to the new leadership team as they will lead WSRM into the future and foster a new spirit of progress and collaboration for this wonderful global organization. Thanks to former President, Isao Koshima for his great contributions as well. I am so proud of my friends and I look forward to furthering inn... Read More

                   

Dr. Cheng Presented at the 10 th Congress of World Society for Reconstructive Microsurgery

June 15th, 2019

                       

Just back from amazing 2019 WSRM meeting in Bologna, Italy. I am very proud of my team’s presentations and humbled to see my proposed VLNT mechanism was cited by other presenters many times at the conference. I also had a great time catching up with old friends and meeting new ones. ... Read More

                   

Dr. Cheng was Invited to the 2nd USC Annual Multi-disciplinary Approach to Lymphedema and Related Disorders Symposium

June 8th, 2019

                       

I had a great experience at the 2nd USC Annual Multi-disciplinary Approach to Lymphedema and Related Disorders Symposium at the gorgeous Santa Monica Beach, CA this weekend. It is really exciting to participate and meet with so many specialists and learn their amazing work in their respective fields. Thanks to Dr. Ketan Patel for his kind invitation and congratulations on organizing such a successful conference! Also, it’s a great pleasure to meet Kathy Bates again. Her speech is always so inspirational, and I appreciate... Read More

                   

Dr. Cheng Presents at the 8th the World Symposium for Lymphedema Surgery (WSLS) 2019.04.26-04.27

April 27th, 2019

                       

The World Symposium for Lymphedema Surgery (WSLS) has established a platform to present the most recent scientific advances and future directions in the development and treatment of lymphedema through the efforts of world-renowned experts in this field. The WSLS has played a key role in leading the progress in basic science research and clinical practices in lymphedema surgery since 2011. Seven live surgeries were successfully demonstrated at 8th World Symposium for Lymphedema Surgery. Variable donor sites for vascular... Read More

                   

Pre-congress: Hand-on Supermicrosurgery Course

April 25th, 2019

                       

In order to provide in-depth learning for the members, I specially organized a one-day Hands-on Course and invited masters of microsurgery to come and guide one-on-one with the participants. The new supermicrosurgery course has been devised for one day with a full-time schedule as part of the 8th WSLS symposium with the aim to provide to the participants specific supermicrosurgery skills to perform lymphovenous anastomoses (LVA) with different techniques. A total of 23 participants from 12 countries attended to this event... Read More

                   

Dr. Cheng Chairs the 8th Annual World Symposium for Lymphedema Surgery (WSLS)

March 27th, 2019

                       

Dr. Cheng is the chairman of the 8th Annual World Symposium for Lymphedema Surgery (WSLS) and will be hosting the event at CGMH in Taiwan from April 25th-27th. The symposium will bring together the world's foremost experts in lymphedema surgery. We look forward to meeting with colleagues and an exciting program. Thanks to Lymphedema Education and Research Network for helping to increase awareness about this important symposium and for their continued commitment to helping those with lymphedema. ... Read More

                   

Dr. Cheng was Invited to the Second International Multidisciplinary Breast Conference at Dubai

February 28th, 2019

                       

Excellent experience presenting 5 speeches at the Second International Multidisciplinary Breast Conference at Dubai, 21- 23 February. It was amazing to join so many world-renowned scholars and experts in the field of breast cancer. The conference delivered up-to-date management of breast cancer from screening, diagnosis, surgery, chemotherapy, radiotherapy and to improve quality of life such as the breast reconstruction and lymphedema microsurgery for breast cancer-related lymphedema.  I met some old friends and many new f... Read More

                   
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