Kevin Cheung


Dr. Kevin Cheung is a board-certified plastic and reconstructive surgeon with fellowship training in hand and microsurgery. His clinical interests include pediatric plastic surgery, congenital hand deformities, brachial plexus injuries, and vascular anomalies.

Dr. Cheung received his medical doctorate from Queen’s University, Kingston, Ontario in 2009. His residency training in Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery was completed at McMaster University in 2014. He completed a fellowship in hand and microsurgery at Harvard University in Boston, Massachusetts.

  • Pediatric plastic surgery
  • Pediatric hand and wrist surgery
  • Brachial plexus injury
  • Vascular anomalies

Fellow of the Royal College of Surgeons of Canada (FRCSC)

  1. Cheung K, Upton J. “Cornelia de Lange Syndrome.” Journal of Hand Surgery (in press
  2. Cheung K, Upton J, Alomari AI, et al. “Fibro-adipose vascular anomaly (FAVA) in the upper extremity: A distinct entity with characteristic clinical, radiological and histopathological findings.” Journal of Hand Surgery (submitted)
  3. Upton J, Cheung K. “Heads, hands and jaws: the role of the hand specialist in the craniofacial clinic” J Oral Maxillofacial Surg (in press).
  4. Chin B, Cheung K, Farhangkhoee H, Thoma A. “Persistent spontaneous synovial drainage from digital flexor sheath in proliferative tenosynovitis: two case reports and a review of the literature.” Can J Plast Surg 2015. 23(2):108-110.
  5. Cheung K, Walley KC, Rozental TD. “Management of complications of Dupuytren’s contracture.” Hand Clinics 2015. 31:345-54.
  6. Vartija L, Cheung K, Kaur M, Coroneos C, Thoma A. “Ulnar Hammer syndrome: A systematic review of the literature” Plast Reconstr Surg. 2013 Nov; 132(5): 1181-91. DOI: 10.1097/PRS.0b013e3182a3bfcb
  7. Cheung K, Sweetman A, Thoma A. “Plastic surgery wait times in Ontario: A potential surrogate for workforce demand.” Can J Plast Surg 2012; 20(4): 229-232.
  8. Cheung K, Sweetman A, Thoma A. “Challenges and strategies for determining the workforce requirements in plastic surgery.” Can J Plast Surg 2012; 20(4): 245-247.
  9. Cheung K, Hatchell AC, Thoma A. “Approaches to Traumatic Hand Injuries for Primary Care Physicians.” Canadian Family Physician 2013; 59: 614-8.
  10. Cheung K, Voineskos SH, Avram R, Sommer DD. “A systematic review of the endoscopic management of orbital floor fractures.” JAMA Facial Plast Surg 2013. 15(2): 126-130.