Paul Cheng, MD

Title(s)Assistant Professor, Anesthesia
SchoolSchool of Medicine
Address550 16th Street, #5479
San Francisco CA 94158
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    David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA, Los Angeles, CAMD06/2014Doctor of Medicine
    University of Chicago Medical Center, Chicago, ILResidency07/2018Anesthesiology
    University of California Davis, Sacramento, CAFellowship08/2019Pain Medicine
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    Pain Fellowship, UC Davis Medical Center2019Fellow Teacher of the Year
    UC Davis Medical Center2019  - 2022Training the Trainer (T3) Faculty Mentor - Primary Care Pain Management Fellowship
    Department of Anesthesiology and Pain Medicine, UC Davis Medical Center2019  - 2022Volunteer Clinical Faculty - Assistant Clinical Professor - Division of Pain Medicine

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    Dr. Paul Cheng is an anesthesiologist who cares for patients in the operating room and wherever pain relief is needed. He oversees the administration of general anesthesia (when patients are "completely asleep"), obstetric anesthesia (easing pain during childbirth) and regional anesthesia (addressing severe pain in a targeted area).

    Academically, Cheng focuses on education and mentorship for medical students, residents and fellows interested in general anesthesiology and pain management.

    Cheng earned his medical degree from the David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA. He completed a residency in anesthesiology at the University of Chicago Medical Center, followed by a fellowship in pain medicine at the University of California, Davis Medical Center.

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    1. Varying Dosages of Subcutaneous Unfractionated Heparin and Activated Partial Thromboplastin Time in Hospitalized Antepartum Patients: A Retrospective Cohort Analysis. Anesth Analg. 2022 05 01; 134(5):1028-1034. Elmofty DH, Tucker A, Wuenstel AM, Cheng PK, Fox E, Knoebel R, Liao C, Scavone B. PMID: 35020621.
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    2. Practical Chronic Pain Management: A Case-Based Approach. Interstitial Cystitis/Bladder Pain Syndrome. 2020. Cheng P, Malik T.
    3. Academic Pain Medicine: A Practical Guide to Rotations, Fellowship, and Beyond. Musculoskeletal Joint Pain: Lower Extremities. 2019. Cheng P, Anitescu M.
    4. Perioperative Pain Management for General and Plastic Surgery. Peripheral Nerve Block and Ultrasound Images. 2018. Cheng P, Malik T, Anitescu M.
    5. New Applications for Your Mobile Device. Anesthesia and Analgesia. 2017; 124(1):364. Wuenstel A, Cheng P, Clebone A.
    6. Autonomic response to a visceral stressor is dysregulated in irritable bowel syndrome and correlates with duration of disease. Neurogastroenterol Motil. 2013 Oct; 25(10):e650-9. Cheng P, Shih W, Alberto M, Presson AP, Licudine A, Mayer EA, Naliboff BD, Chang L. PMID: 23822743; PMCID: PMC3788031.
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