Dr. Yuen Cheng completed medical school at the University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center in Dallas, TX. After completing his general surgery internship, he began his anesthesiology residency at The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston. Dr. Cheng then worked as the Assistant Professor of Anesthesiology at The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston. He returned to training to obtain his pain management fellowship at St Elizabeth Medical Center in Boston, MA. Dr. Cheng is Double Board Certified in anesthesiology and pain management.
Dr. Cheng has joined our practice as the primary physician in New Braunfels. As an active participant in the medical community, he holds many honors and awards for his work. He is a member of the North American Neuromodulation Society, Texas Society of Anesthesiologists, American Society of Anesthesiologists and the Texas Medical Society. Dr. Cheng’s Multidisciplinary approach to treating chronic pain may include physical therapy, exercise, medication and interventional techniques to not only alleviate pain but also with an emphasis on restoring function and improving general health and fitness.
He grew up in Hong Kong and speaks fluent Cantonese. In his spare time, Dr. Cheng lives a healthy lifestyle by enjoying rock climbing, running, swimming, hiking and tennis.