> Skip repeated content
stephanie-cheng-headshot.jpg

Stephanie Cheng, MD


Anesthesiology
stephanie-cheng-headshot.jpg

Stephanie Cheng, MD


Hospital for Special Surgery
535 East 70th Street
New York, NY 10021

Tel: 212.606.1206
Fax: 212.517.4481

Hospital for Special Surgery
535 East 70th Street
New York, NY 10021

Tel: 212.606.1206
Fax: 212.517.4481

Dr. Stephanie Cheng is an anesthesiologist focusing on regional anesthesiology for orthopedic patients. She received specialized training in regional anesthesia as a 2013-2014 Regional Anesthesiology and Acute Pain Medicine Fellow at HSS. Dr. Cheng is a physician researcher within the Division of Anesthesiology, Critical Care & Pain Management where she investigates opioid-sparing analgesia techniques for orthopedic patients, including acupuncture, and oversees the department's resident education program.

Back in the Game Patient Stories

Appointments

Assistant Attending Anesthesiologist, Hospital for Special Surgery
Assistant Professor of Clinical Anesthesiology, Weill Cornell Medical College

Specialty

Special Expertise

Medical Acupuncture

Affiliations

American Board of Anesthesiology

Languages

English

Insurance Information

Aetna
Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO HMO POS
Blue Cross Blue Shield Pathway
Blue Cross Blue Shield Pathway Enhanced
Cigna
Connecticare
Emblem Selectcare
HIP
Medicare
Oxford
Oxford Medicare
United Healthcare
United Healthcare Compass

Please do not hesitate to contact our office if you have questions regarding your insurance coverage. You may still have coverage subject to the availability of 'out-of-network' benefits.

Book an Appointment

accepts the following insurance plans:

Aetna
Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO HMO POS
Blue Cross Blue Shield Pathway
Blue Cross Blue Shield Pathway Enhanced
Cigna
Connecticare
Emblem Selectcare
HIP
Medicare
Oxford
Oxford Medicare
United Healthcare
United Healthcare Compass

Please note, if your insurance is not on this list, you may still have coverage subject to the availability of out-of-network benefits.

If you do not wish to go out-of-network, our Physician Referral Service will help you find an appropriate doctor.

Education

New York University, School of Medicine, 2009

Internship

United Health Services, Transitional Year, 2010

Residency

Yale New Haven Hospital, 2013

Fellowship

Hospital for Special Surgery, 2014

Certification

Point-of-Care Ultrasound
FATE Certification
Structural Acupuncture for Physicians

State Licensure

New York

Patient Education by on HSS.edu

Selected Publications

Krishna A, Cheng S. "Use of Pecs I and II Blocks for Modified Radical Mastectomy in a patient with right heart failure." Oral Presentation and Abstract at American Society of Regional Anesthesia Conference April 2017.

Brar J, Gluck D, Cheng S, Tedore T. "Delayed presentation of pneumothorax following placement of interscalene infusion catheter." Oral Presentation and Abstract at American Society of Regional Anesthesia Conference March 2016

Haskins SC, Desai NA, Fields KG, Nejim JA, Cheng S, Coleman SH, Nawabi DH, Kelly BT. Diagnosis of Intraabdominal Fluid Extravasation After Hip Arthroscopy with Point-of-Care Ultrasonography Can Identify Patients at an Increased Risk for Postoperative Pain. Anesthesia and Analgesia. 2016 Aug 22. [Epub ahead of print]

 

Research Description

 Multi-modal analgesia
Opioid-sparing analgesia