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Department of Radiology

Danny Cheng, M.D. View profile as PDF

Danny  Cheng

Clinical Interests

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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Title:

Assistant Clinical Professor

Specialty:

Interventional Radiology

Department:

Division:

Interventional Radiology

Additional Phone:

Physician Referrals: 800-4-UCDAVIS (800-482-3284)

Education:

M.D., Medical College of Georgia, Augusta GA 2006
B.A., Emory University, Atlanta GA 2002

Internships:

Carraway Hospital, Birmingham AL 2006-2007

Residency:

Diagnostic Radiology, University of Chicago Medical Center, Chicago IL 2007-2011

Fellowships:

Vascular and Interventional Radiology, University of Chicago Medical Center, Chicago IL 2011-2012

Board Certifications:

American Board of Radiology, 2011
American Board of Radiology, Interventional Radiology, 2015

Professional Memberships:

American Roentgen Ray Society
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.

To see if Danny Cheng is accepting new patients, or for assistance finding a UC Davis doctor, please call 800-2-UCDAVIS (800-282-3284).