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Dr. Cheng Is an Invited Speaker at the Chicago Breast Symposium and 7th World Symposium on Lymphedema Surgery

April 30th, 2018


Congratulations to Dr. David Chang on such a successful event of the Chicago Breast Symposium and 7th World Symposium on Lymphedema Surgery, April 26-28, 2018 in Chicago, Illinois, USA. Under his leadership, the reputation of both symposiums increases higher than ever. This meeting provided a great platform where experts, physicians, and therapists can share and exchange the most up-to-date researches, diagnosis, management, and treatments of lymphedema and lymphatic disease. Thank you for including me in the programs. I pre... Read More


Dr. Cheng Presents at the Annual Meeting of American Surgical Association (ASA)

April 21st, 2018


It was my great honor and privilege to have a podium presentation for 25 minutes at the 138 the Annual Meeting of American Surgical Association (ASA), Phoenix, Arizona, April 19th to 21st, 2018. The topic of my presentation was “Validity in the application of the novel Taiwan Lymphoscintigraphy staging and clinical grading systems for unilateral extremity lymphedema”. Among hundreds of submissions, only 32 papers were accepted and granted at this esteemed meeting this year. The Annals of Surgery is the official public... Read More


Dr. Cheng Presents at the 10th Annual Meeting of Chinese Breast Cancer Society

March 19th, 2018


Great pleasure to attend the 10th Annual Meeting of Chinese Breast Cancer Society, Hangzhou, March 17, 2018. I presented my experience with making an accurate diagnosis of breast cancer-related lymphedema, and selecting the appropriate treatments for lymphedema. The most discussed topics in this conference were how to select the breast conservative treatment (preserving breast) versus breast reconstruction; and how to minimize the complications of breast cancer-related lymphedema versus lymphedema microsurgery. It was great... Read More


Dr. Cheng Gives a Live Interview for the Formosa Cancer Foundation

March 12th, 2018


I was very pleased to give the first live interview on Facebook for the Formosa Cancer Foundation last Friday. Over the 25-minute live broadcast, we talked about the care for post breast cancer patients, with special emphasis on breast reconstruction and breast cancer-related lymphedema. Microsurgical deep inferior epigastric perforator flap is the state-of-art technique for breast reconstruction with a natural permanent and symmetric breast mound. The lymphoscintigraphy and indocyanine green lymphography are the importa... Read More


Dr. Cheng Demonstrates Surgical Techniques and Speaks to the Residents and Fellows at Stanford

February 25th, 2018


It has been a pleasant experience to demonstrate 6 flap dissections in a fresh cadaver and gave 2 speeches for the residents and fellows, and one Grand Round during my visit to Stanford. The brilliant discussion, intellectual exchange and educational interaction with the faculty, fellows, and residents were inspirational. Thanks to their enthusiasm and support. ... Read More


Dr. Cheng Attends Lymphedema Microsurgery Panel Discussion

January 18th, 2018


As a surgeon, it is my duty and ultimate goal to restore patient’s physical functions, cosmesis and their quality of life. I attended my second lymphedema microsurgery panel discussion – “An algorithmic approach to deciding which lymphedema surgery a patient needs” in the morning, January 14. This topic is exceptionally important to me as the focus is on the patients’ needs, instead of from the surgeons’ perspectives. When I evaluate the procedures for my lymphedema patients, there are two key factors: 1. maximal... Read More


Fellows from CGMH Present about Lymphedema Microsurgery

January 17th, 2018


As the field of reconstructive microsurgery has been emerging so rapidly and limb lymphedema treatments continue to be in high demand recently, the challenge and dedication of finding the best approaches for lymphedema treatment are never-ending for me as a micro-surgeon and lymphedema researcher. I had 4 podium presentations and 3 posters of lymphedema microsurgery presented by the fellows from CGMH - Olivia Ho, Anton Fries, and Marco Pappalardo. I am so proud to have them part of my team. Congratulations and Great Jobs! ... Read More


Dr. Cheng Attends the 2018 American Society for Reconstructive Microsurgery Annual Meeting as a Guest Presenter

January 14th, 2018


I am very happy to attend the 2018 American Society for Reconstructive Microsurgery Annual Meeting and honored to be one of the panel presenters of Vascularized submental lymph node flap transfer at the Lymphatic Surgery Symposium on a beautiful afternoon January 12, at Phoenix, Arizona. Thanks to the organizing committee for the invite to be part of the inspiring and innovative section for the lymphatic surgery covering topics from basic science, imaging to the most advanced treatments. I learned a lot from the other... Read More


Dr. Cheng Travels to China to Give a Presentation on Microsurgical Breast Reconstruction and Lymphedema Microsurgery

December 31st, 2017


This was my third trip to China to deliver my speeches on microsurgical breast reconstruction and lymphedema microsurgery this year. The meeting was held at He Fei, An Hui Province, December 30th. There were more than 150 attendees at this meeting. I was so glad to see the enthusiasm of young residents and even physicians that expressed their interests to learn these two techniques, special the lymphedema microsurgery from me at Chang Gung Memorial Hospital. It is my honor and privilege to share my innovation and knowled... Read More


Dr. Cheng Presents His Latest Research at Internationally Renown Medical Centers

December 30th, 2017


2017 was an incredible year for me! I feel humbled and privileged to be invited as a visiting professor to present my latest researches and papers at several renown medical centers this year. Those prestigious institutions included William Zomboni Visiting Professor of American Society for Reconstructive Microsurgery; University of Maastricht, Netherland; University of Basel, Germany; University of Vienna, Austria; Asan Hospital, Seoul, Korea; Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York, NY; University of Michigan, Ann... Read More

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