Dr. Edson Cheung, MD

Dr. Edson Cheung, MD

Thoracic Surgery  |  
Male  |  
Age 62
(2)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Edson Cheung, MD is a thoracic surgery specialist in Dallas, TX and has been practicing for 27 years. He graduated from U Of Tx Med Sch At Houston in 1981 and specializes in thoracic surgery and cardiac surgery.

3409 Worth St Ste 720

Dallas, TX 75246

Contact Information

(214) 821-3603

Insurance Accepted

  • Humana

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Top Care Areas

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Lung Cancer
high
more than 80% of peers
Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery (VATS) or Thoracotomy
normal
more than 74% of peers
Pulmonary Disease
normal
more than 66% of peers

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Specialties

  • Thoracic Surgery
  • Cardiac Surgery
1

Board Certifications

  • Thoracic Cardiovascular Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Thoracic Surgery*
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Conditions Treated

  • Aneurysm
  • Aneurysm of Heart
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Ectasia
  • Arrhythmias
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Atrial Flutter
  • Benign Tumor
  • Cancer
  • Cardiomegaly
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Congenital Heart Disease
  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Empyema
  • Esophageal Cancer
  • Esophageal Diseases
  • Head and Neck Cancer
  • Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
  • Heart Disease
  • Lung Cancer
  • Lung Neoplasms, Not Specified as Malignant
  • Mediastinal Tumors, Not Specified as Malignant
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Neuroendocrine Tumors
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Pleura Cancer
  • Pleural Cancer
  • Pulmonary Arteriovenous Malformation
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Embolism
  • Pulmonary Valve Disease
  • Thrombosis
  • Vascular Disease

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Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Texas.

0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

Education

  • U Of Tx Med Sch At Houston
    Medical School | Graduated 1981
  • University Tex Affil Hosps
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1987
  • Emory University
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1991

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Cheung has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Chinese

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Cheung's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Cheung to family and friends
5.0
based on 2 total reviews (1 with a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (2)

  • 5
    (2)
  • 4
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  • 3
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  • 2
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  • 1
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Dr. Cheung's Performance

Trustworthiness
EXCELLENT
Explains condition(s) well
EXCELLENT
Answers Questions
EXCELLENT
Time well spent
EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
VERY GOOD
Office environment
EXCELLENT
Staff friendliness
GOOD
Average wait time
10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (1)

in Dallas, TX
Dr. Cheung removed a schwannoma from my back. He took the time to explain everything to me in our consultations and came by to check on me after surgery daily. I could tell he was confident in his abilities and that was reassuring to me.
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