Julius D. Cheng, M.D., M.P.H.

Julius D. Cheng, M.D., M.P.H.

Contact Information

Strong Memorial Hospital
601 Elmwood Ave.
Ambulatory Care Facility Second Floor (AC-2)
Rochester, NY 14642

Appointment: (585) 275-3022

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Professional Bio

Dr. Julius Cheng is an Associate Professor of Surgery at the University of Rochester Medical Center. Prior to coming to Rochester, Dr. Cheng completed a trauma/surgical critical-care fellowship at the R. Adams Cowley Shock Trauma Center of the University of Maryland Medical System, in Baltimore. In addition, he earned his Master's in Public Health at the Johns Hopkins University School of Hygiene and Public Health.

Prior to his training in Baltimore, Dr. Cheng completed a residency in general surgery at the University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey-New Jersey Medical School, Newark, N.J. Dr. Cheng earned his medical degree from the University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey-Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, and did his undergraduate work at Johns Hopkins University.

Dr. Cheng is certified by the American Board of Surgery. He is a member of the Eastern Association for the Surgery of Trauma, The Society of Critical Care Medicine and the American Medical Association. His areas of interest include injury and injury prevention.

Awards & Honors (Local)

Junior Resident Teaching Award | General Surgery Residency Program | UMDNJ-NJ Medical School Department of Surgery, Newark, NJ 1994

Current Appointments

Associate Professor - Department of Surgery, Acute Care (SMD) - Primary
Associate Professor - Department of Pediatrics (SMD)


Surgical Critical Care - American Board of Surgery
Surgery - American Board of Surgery


MPH | Public Health | Johns Hopkins University2000
MD | Medicine | Coll Med/Dent NJ-Rutgers Med1993
BA | Biophysics | Johns Hopkins University1985

Post-Doctoral Training & Residency

Fellowship in Surgery at University of Maryland Medical Center07/01/1998 - 6/8/00
Residency in General Surgery at UMDNJ-New Jersey Medical School07/01/1994 - 6/30/1998
Internship in General Surgery at UMDNJ-New Jersey Medical School07/01/1993 - 6/30/1994