Dr. Cheng's clinical interests include central venous access, interventional oncology, hepatobiliary interventions, uterine fibroid embolization, difficult IVC filter retrievals using advanced techniques and pelvic congestion syndrome/varicocele embolization.
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B.A., Emory University, Atlanta GA 2002
American Board of Radiology, Interventional Radiology, 2015
Radiological Society of North America
Society of Interventional Radiology
Select Honors and Awards:
Excellence in Resident Instruction by a Fellow, 2012
Chief Resident, 2010
Alpha Omega Alpha, 2005
Select Recent Publications:
Rao R, Bent C, Tse G, Golshani B, Cheng D. Removal of Two Gunther Tulip Filters after Indwelling Times of Greater than 9 Years. J Vasc Interv Radiol. 2016.
Khong K, Nguyen H, Li C, Cheng D, McGahan JP. Percutaneous Radiofrequency Ablation of Hepatocellular Carcinoma Against the Diaphragm: Is Artificial Ascites Necessary? Open J of Radiology. 2014, 4: 32-43.
Cheng D, Amin P, Ha TV. Percutaneous sclerotherapy of cystic lesions. Semin Intervent Radiol. 2012 Dec;29(4):295-300.
Amin P, Cheng D. Management of Complicated Appendicitis in the Pediatric Population: When Surgery Doesn't Cut It. Semin Intervent Radiol. 2012 Sep;29(3):231-6.
Cheng D. Liver abscess following transarterial chemoembolization. Semin Intervent Radiol. 2011 Dec;28(4):450-6.
Cheng D, Zangan SM. Duplication of the inferior vena cava in a patient presenting for IVC filter placement. J Vasc Access. 2010 Apr-Jun;11(2):162-4.
Cheng D, Huang R, Lanham IS, Cathcart HM, Howard M, Corder EH, Poduslo SE. Functional Interactions between APOE4 and LDL Receptor Isoforms in Alzheimer's Disease. J of Med Genetics. 2005;42:129-131.
Grigoriev VA, Cheng D, Hill CL, Weinstock IA. Role of Alkali Metal Cation Size in the Energy and Rate of Electron Transfer to Solvent-Separated 1:1 [(M+)(Acceptor)] (M+ = Li+, Na+, K+) Ion Pairs. J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2001;123(22); 5292-5307.
Weinstock IA, Grigoriev VA, Cheng D, Hill CL. Role of Alkali-Metal Cation Size in Electron Transfer to Solvent-Separated 1:1 [(M+)(POM)] (M+ = Li+, Na+, K+) Ion Pairs in Polyoxometalate Chemistry for Nanocomposite Design, Yamase, T.; Pope, M. T., Eds., New York: Kluwer Academic/Plenum Publishers. 2002;103-127.