Joseph C. Cheng, M.D.
15035 East 14th Street
San Leandro, CA 94578

80 Grand Avenue
Suite 600
Oakland, CA

510-481-3400 PHONE
510-481-3404 FAX


Congratulations to Dr. Cheng. He was voted by his peers again as the best orthopedic in the Bay Area for 2013.

Dr. Cheng is a Board Certified Orthopedic Surgeon specializing in the diagnosis and treatment of bone and joint disorders of the upper and lower extremities. with subspecialty training in sports injuries to shoulders and knees.

Dr. Cheng received medical training at Northwestern University and returned to the Bay Area to train at UCSF in the depeartment of Orthopedic Surgery. Dr. Cheng pursued an additional year of fellowship training in Sports Medicine where he gained numerous experience in treating elite and professional atheletes. He served as team physician for several high schools and local colleges. He holds an additional C.A.Q. in Orthopedic Sports Medicine.

Dr. Cheng has a personal interest in shoulder injuries, lecturing internationally.


Dr. Joseph C. Cheng MD

He has been a master instructor in shoulder surgery for the American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons, the Arthroscopic Association of North America, and the San Diego Shoulder Arthroscopy Course.

Dr. Cheng has also been an active member of Operation Arthroscopy where he travelled to third world countries to teach orthopedic surgeons on advanced shoulder techniques.

Shoulders Knees

Labral Repair

SLAP/ Bankart Repair

Rotator Cuff Repair


Total Should Arthroplasty

Recurrent Shoulder Dislocation

Reverse Shoulder Prosthesis

Shoulder Fracture

Meniscus Surgery

Ligament Reconstruction

Uni-knee Replacement

Total Knee Arthroplasty

Cartilege Restoration