Dr. Yu-tsun Cheng is a Sports Medicine Family Practitioner in San Diego, CA. As a Sports Medicine Family Practitioner, Dr. Cheng is trained to assess, diagnose, prevent, and treat sports injuries in patients of all ages, and refer those patients to further services if needed. Sports Medicine Family Practitioners must complete specialized training in order to help each patient maximize function and improve quality of life.
Education and Training
University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine 2007
DermatologyAmerican Board of DermatologyABD
- Scoliosis, Sports Medicine
- Back Pain
- University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) Affiliated Hospitals
- U.C.L.A. Medical Center
- Kaiser Permanente Southern California
- Children's Hospital Los Angeles - Los Angeles
Dr. Yu-tsun Cheng M.D.'s Practice location
San Diego, CA 92123Get Direction
Los Angeles, CA 90027Get Direction
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