THERESA CHENG, M.D., PH.D./NEUROSURGEON RECOGNIZED AS A PROFESSIONAL OF THE YEAR AND A WOMAN OF EXCELLENCE BY STRATHMORE’S WHO’S WHO WORLDWIDE PUBLICATION
FARMINGDALE, NEW YORK, SEPTEMBER 19, 2016. Theresa Cheng, M.D., Ph.D./Neurosurgeon of Oshkosh, Wisconsin has been recognized as a Professional of the Year and a Woman of Excellence for 2016 by Strathmore’s Who’s Who Worldwide Edition for her outstanding contributions and achievements for over 30 years in the field of healthcare.
ABOUT THERESA CHENG, M.D., PH.D./NEUROSURGEON
Dr. Cheng is a self-employed Neurosurgeon in private practice. She provides patient care in Oshkosh, Wisconsin. She is currently serving as the Chairperson of the Department and Director of Medical Operations of the local hospital and is affiliated with Mercy Medical Center of Oshkosh. Dr. Cheng started an endowment fund for medical missionaries for neurosurgery in 2006 called the Dr. Theresa M. Cheng Endowment for Medical Missionary Work & Medical Excellence and Compassion
Previously, Dr. Cheng served as a Partner to the Department Chair of Neurosurgery at Luther Midelfort Mayo Health System from 1995 to 2002. She then served as the Chairman and Founder of the Department of Neurology for Affinity Health Systems during the period 2002 to 2009. During that time, she also served as the Director of Medical Operations at Affinity Health Systems from 2005 to 2007. At Affinity Health System, Dr. Cheng developed a new neurosurgical program within a multi-specialty group practice in a growing suburban community. The practice became an excellent, state-of-the-art, highly compassionate program, drawing patients from all over the country to tackle some of the most complex brain and spinal cord lesions. It was rated #1 in Spine Surgery by Health Grades, two years in a row, in 2007 and 2008 (based on data from 2006 and 2007).
Dr. Cheng earned a Ph.D. in 1987 in Neurosciences and Molecular Genetics, and obtained a M.D. in 1989, both from the Medical College of Wisconsin. She completed her Neurological Surgery Residency at Mayo Graduate School of Medicine in 1995 and completed a Special Fellowship in Neurosurgery at the Mayo Clinic in 1999. She is a Facilitator and Certified to teach the course “The 7 Habits of Highly Effective People”. Dr. Cheng is a candidate for an M.B.A. from Johns Hopkins University.
ABOUT STRATHMORE’S WHO’S WHO WORLDWIDE
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