Dr. Zandra Cheng, MD

Dr. Zandra Cheng, MD

Breast Surgery  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 47
Dr. Zandra Cheng, MD is a breast surgery specialist in Danbury, CT and has been practicing for 13 years. She graduated from University Of California, San Diego, School Of Medicine in 1997 and specializes in breast surgery and breast surgical oncology.

20 Germantown Rd

Danbury, CT 06810

Contact Information

(203) 739-7040

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Medicaid
  • Medicare
  • UnitedHealthCare
  • WellCare

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Dr. Cheng's Experience

Dr. Cheng's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Breast Surgery
  • Board certified in General Surgery
  • No malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Cheng "As a fellowship trained breast surgeon, I feel it is a privilege to take care of breast patients. Our philosophy of care at the Breast Center is that the patient is the most important person in the room. We strive to give each patient a comprehensive, compassionate, and personalized plan of care to optimize their breast health. This includes communicating with their doctors or providers to ensure everyone is part of the care team. We welcome feedback in order to improve for our patients."

2  Specialties

  • Breast Surgery
  • Breast Surgical Oncology

1  Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*

34  Conditions Treated

  • All Lymphoma
  • Atypical Ductal Hyperplasia
  • Atypical Lobular Hyperplasia
  • BRCA1 Gene Mutation Carrier
  • BRCA2 Gene Mutation Carrier
  • Breast Abscess
  • Breast Cancer
  • Breast Cancer Recurrence
  • Breast Diseases
  • Breast Duct Papilloma
  • Breast Fibroadenoma
  • Breast Infections
  • Breast Pain
  • Breast Tumor
  • Cancer
  • Discordant Breast Pathology
  • Ductal Carcinoma in Situ
  • Fibrocystic Breast Disease
  • Inflammatory Breast Cancer
  • Invasive Breast Cancer
  • Invasive Ductal Carcinoma
  • Invasive Lobular Carcinoma
  • Kaposi's Sarcoma
  • Kidney Cancer
  • Lobular Carcinoma in Situ (LCIS)
  • Locally Advanced Breast Cancer
  • Male Breast Cancer
  • Nipple Conditions
  • Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma
  • Paget's Disease of the Breast
  • Pre-Invasive Breast Cancer
  • Radiation-Induced Angiosarcoma of the Breast
  • Secretory Breast Carcinoma
  • Tubular Carcinoma
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24  Procedures

  • Axillary Lymph Node Dissection
  • Biopsy of Breast
  • Breast Brachytherapy
  • Breast Cancer Treatment
  • Breast Needle Localization
  • Breast Surgical Procedure
  • Fine Needle Aspiration Biopsy of Breast
  • Local Anesthesia
  • Lumpectomy
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Mastectomy
  • Modified Radical Mastectomy
  • Nipple-Sparing Mastectomy
  • Oncoplastic Surgery
  • Paracentesis
  • Partial Mastectomy
  • Regional Anesthesia
  • Sentinel Node Biopsy
  • Skin-Sparing Mastectomy
  • Ultrasound, Breast
  • Ultrasound-Guided Biopsy
  • Ultrasound-Guided Breast Biopsy
  • Ultrasound-Guided Fine Needle Aspiration
  • Ultrasound-Guided Mammotome® Biopsy

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Connecticut.

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.


  • The Massachusetts Institute of Technology
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1993
  • University Of California, San Diego, School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1997
  • The Pennsylvania State University Milton S. Hershey Medical Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1998
  • The Pennsylvania State University Milton S. Hershey Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2004
  • Anne Arundel Medical Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2005
  • L'Universite de Stendahl, Grenoble, France
    Other Education | Completed 1992

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Cheng has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Chinese
  • French
  • Sign Language

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Cheng's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Cheng to family and friends
12 total reviews (7 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (12)

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  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Cheng's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    Under 10 minutes

Patient Comments (7)

By far the best Doctor I have ever had. As many did for me, I highly recommend her. She will take all the time you need to guide you through your diagnosis, surgery, recovery and after care. If I ever need her for anything she is there for me. When I was uncomfortable with anything or anyone on...more
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Dr. Cheng....The best Doctor with the best qualities....Compassionate, caring, knowledgeable, efficient, organized, explanations in lay terms and analogies , welcoming with all questions, big smiles, big hugs, funny, made me feel at ease during a traumatic time, always reachable, I always felt I...more
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Dr. Cheng was OUTSTANDING! She performed a mastectomy on my mother and was absolutely wonderful. The amount of time she spent with us explaining the procedure, the process, etc., was second to none. Every piece of information she gave us was backed up with data, and thoughtful responses. I...more
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Spent time explaining issues, treatment, and possible results in a way that left me feeling I was in good hands. She is professional and caring. I felt like the luckiest woman having been referred to her for treatment.
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She is caring, friendly, answer all your question in a simple a way that you understand, she is amazing.
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