Yee Chung Cheng, MD

Medical Oncology
Associate Professor
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About

Yee Chung Cheng, MD, joined the Medial College of Wisconsin in 2004. He is currently an Associate Professor of Medicine in the Division of Hematology and Oncology, and the associate program director of the Hematology and Oncology Fellowship program. Dr. Cheng practices at both Froedtert Hospital/Clinical Cancer Center where he specializes and focuses his research in breast cancer, and at Clement J. Zablocki VA Medical Center where he serves as the Section Chief of Hematology and Oncology.

Dr. Cheng has completed his general Hematology and Oncology training at Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas and also a specialized Blood and Marrow Transplantation training at the University of Texas M. D. Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, Texas.

His initial research interest was in the potential use of high-dose chemotherapy with hematopoietic stem cell transplantation in breast cancer. Currently his research interest is in the development of clinical trials focus on the investigative use of chemotherapy and/or novel therapy in high risk breast cancer included triple negative breast cancer or inflammatory breast cancer.

Together with his breast cancer colleagues at Froedtert Hospital/Clinical Cancer Center, Dr. Cheng has formed an inflammatory breast cancer (IBC) team to join the international IBC Connect organization led by the University of Texas M. D. Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, Texas. With the close collaboration with other renowned cancer centers in the world, we aim to provide the state of art management to inflammatory breast cancer in the state of Wisconsin.

Overview

Diseases & Conditions

Breast Cancer
Inflammatory Breast Cancer

Treatment & Services

Virtual Visit

Ages Seen

Adult
Senior

Languages Spoken

Chinese (Cantonese)
Chinese (Mandarin)
English
Taiwanese

Hospital Affiliations

Froedtert Hospital
Breast Care Center -  Cancer Center - Froedtert Hospital

Education & Training

Baylor College of Medicine - Houston - TX - Fellowship in Hematology & Oncology - (1999-2001)

Beth Israel Medical Center - New York - NY - Residency in Internal Medicine - (1995-1998)

M. D. Anderson Cancer Center - Houston - TX - Fellowship in Blood & Marrow Transplantation - (2001-2003)

University of Santo Tomas - Manila - - Philippines - Doctor of Medicine - (1992)

Board Certifications

Hematology
Internal Medicine
Medical Oncology

Patient Reviews

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Ratings

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Dr. Cheng is so great! He's been my breast oncologist for almost 8 years. Very caring, compassionate and kind. I would recommend him 100% to anyone diagnosed with breast cancer.
Dr Cheng and all the staff is super awesome. I give them 10 ++++
I think Dr. Cheng is an incredible doctor. He listens and explains issues very well. I also feel that he genuinely cares about me.
I like everyone I encountered the dr was very warm and caring and very knowledgeable he knew wat he was talking about he is gonna be my oncologist and take over my care
I've been followed by Dr. Cheng Chung Yee for > 14 years. He has always been sensitive to my concerns, explained every test and change clearly and accurately, and guided me in the best course of action as if I was a family member. He is EXCELLENT!
Outstanding all around! Dr Cheng and staff were very receptive to my needs and questions. Dr. Cheng is a very personable and empathetic physician. The purpose of appointment was a second opinion and he completely put me at ease with his explanations and caring attitude ensuring me he would be available for any questions or concerns. I would definitely recommend Dr Cheng.
Dr. Cheng and his team are incredibly kind, caring and intelligent. I'm blessed to be a patient of theirs.
My consultation with Dr Cheng was very thorough. It is evident that Dr Cheng cares very deeply for his patients. He does a wonderful job explaining the cancer treatments. I'm very grateful he is my medical oncologist.
The clinic, doctor, and staff always do very well.
Dr. Cheng is an excellent doctor who deeply cares about his patients.
Dr Cheng is an Amazing Doctor. He truly provides the best possible care to his patients.
Dr Cheng is so positive and kind and caring and that attitude transfers to me as his patient. He's the best!
Love Dr. Cheng
Dr. Chang was best oncologist I've met with! Wonderful and knowledgeable man!
Dr Cheng and his whole staff are wonderful. They answer any questions I have, never hurry me, and genuinely show care and concern for me. I would highly recommend.
The care provider doing my MRI b put me at ease and helped me through my fears
Dr Cheng was knowledgeable, caring, informative, and detailed. I would recommended him to anyone!
I was very positively impressed by Dr Cheng's knowledge and manner. I am grateful I could get in to see him and that he'll be working with me.
Dr Cheng is so caring and explained things very thoroughly. I always feel like I'm his only concern when we are together.
Very pleased; awesome great impression!
Dr Cheng is excellent- caring, personable, knowledgeable, thorough, and remembers about you.
Dr. Cheng is both knowledgeable and personable which is really wonderful.
Dr. Cheng is a wonderful doctor. He is so caring and spends all the time that you need at your appointment.
Dr. Cheng is a wonderful physician-intelligent and caring.
Dr. Cheng has been with me for over 10 years and has always supported me He's the best.
Dr. Cheng has a wonderful bedside manner, and never makes me feel rushed. He answers all my questions with kindness and honesty. I'd also like to comment on the fellow that was working with Dr. Chang on this visit. I wish I had a written down his name, but he had a very relaxing bedside manner, similar to that of Dr. Cheng. They made a good team, both of them are very friendly and compassionate.
Dr. Cheng was wonderful. He couldn't have treated his own mother any better.
I think Dr. Cheng is a caring human being and excellent physician, and I trust him.
NP was not as skilled as ones in past but was able to get MD to answer questions. Computer slow and could not bring up imaging to review.
I respect and trust Dr. Cheng as the leader for my post cancer care and rely on his knowledge as explained to me for my decision making regarding ongoing care and treatment to stay in the best of health possible.
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