Dr. Cheng, MD is the Co-Founder and Co-Director of Connect Health. He is trained in Family Medicine and Emergency Medicine (CCFP(EM)), and he has earned a Masters in Public Health (MPH) from Harvard University.
Dr. Cheng has completed a two-year fellowship program in Integrative Medicine from the University of Arizona. He is a certified functional medicine practitioner by the Institute of Functional Medicine and has completed additional training with A4M (Academy of Anti-Aging Medicine).
Dr. Cheng continues to practice Emergency Medicine at St. Paul’s Hospital where he holds a UBC Associate Clinical Professor appointment.
His areas of interest include personalized/precision medicine, the emerging technologies of genomics, metabolomics/proteomics, the microbiome, healthy aging, and mind-body medicine.
He is passionate about combining early detection strategies, with a personalized approach to prevention. His goal is to help improve not only the health and wellness of individuals but also of the whole community ecosystem.
Dr. Cheng’s practice focuses on preventative medicine, optimal health/performance and longevity medicine.