Raymond Cheng, M.D.

Raymond Cheng, M.D.

  • Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
  • Amputee Care
  • Stroke Rehabilitation


Raymond Cheng, M.D., is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation at UT Southwestern Medical Center. He has extensive experience managing the rehabilitation and therapy of patients recovering from severe functional impairments caused by illness, injury, stroke, or amputation.

Dr. Cheng earned his medical degree at UT Southwestern Medical School and completed his residency in physical medicine and rehabilitation at the University of Michigan School of Medicine.

Certified by the American Board of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, he joined the UT Southwestern faculty in 2021.

Among his other roles, Dr. Cheng serves as Medical Director of Inpatient Rehabilitation at Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital Dallas. He is a member of the Dallas County Medical Society and the American Academy of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation.

He has contributed to several research projects and delivered lectures and poster presentations extensively.

In 2022, he was named a Texas Health Dallas Physician of the Year Honoree.

Personal Note

When he is not at work, Dr. Cheng enjoys basketball, tasty foods, meditation, and raising his two young sons.

Education & Training
  • Residency - University of Michigan School of Medicine Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation (2014-2017), Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation
  • Internship - UT Southwestern Medical Center (2013-2014), Internal Medicine
  • Medical School - UT Southwestern Medical School (2009-2013)
Professional Associations & Affiliations
  • American Academy of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
  • Dallas County Medical Society
Honors & Awards
  • Physician of the Year Honoree 2022, Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital Dallas
  • Golden Hands Award (for conscientiousness and commitment to hand hygiene and infection control) 2018, Medical City Arlington Hospital
  • Excellence in Resident Research Award 2015, University of Michigan Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation 14th Annual Ted Cole Resident Research Day

Clinical Focus

  • Amputee Care
  • Stroke Rehabilitation
  • Critical Illness Myopathy
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation

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