Emilie Cheung, MD

Shoulder and elbow surgeon

Associate Professor of Orthopaedic Surgery at the Stanford University Medical Center

Hand and Upper Limb Center

  • 450 Broadway Street
  • Redwood City, CA 94063
  • Phone: 650-723-5256
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Shoulder Surgery Services

  • 450 Broadway Street
  • Redwood City, CA 94063
  • Phone: 650-498-7555
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Professional Education

Fellowship: Mayo Clinic Rochester (2006) MN

Residency: Drexel University (2005) PA

Board Certification: Orthopaedic Surgery, American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery (2008)

Medical Education: New York Medical College (2000) NY

Internship: Drexel University (2001) PA

BS, UCLA, Physiological Science

Biomechanical evaluation of a coracoclavicular and acromioclacicular ligament reconstruction technique utilizing a single continuous intramedullary free tendon graft
Abrams, G. D., McGarry, M. H., Jain, N. S., Freehill, M. T., Shin, S.-J., & Safran, M. R. (2013). Biomechanical evaluation of a coracoclavicular and acromioclacicular ligament reconstruction technique utilizing a single continuous intramedullary free tendon graft. JOURNAL OF SHOULDER AND ELBOW SURGERY, 22(7), 979-985.

Response to letter to editor regarding "Risk factors for development of heterotopic ossification of the elbow after fracture fixation".
Abrams, G. D., Bellino, M. J., & Cheung, E. V. (2013). Response to letter to editor regarding "Risk factors for development of heterotopic ossification of the elbow after fracture fixation". Journal of shoulder and elbow surgery , 22(7).

Risk factors for development of heterotopic ossification of the elbow after fracture fixation
Abrams, G. D., Bellino, M. J., & Cheung, E. V. (2012). Risk factors for development of heterotopic ossification of the elbow after fracture fixation. JOURNAL OF SHOULDER AND ELBOW SURGERY, 21(11), 1550-1554.

Arthroscopic Rotator Cuff Repair-Traditional Anchor Techniques
Cheung, E. V., & Safran, M. R. (2012). Arthroscopic Rotator Cuff Repair-Traditional Anchor Techniques. OPERATIVE TECHNIQUES IN SPORTS MEDICINE, 20(3), 213-219.

Postoperative pain associated with orthopedic shoulder and elbow surgery: a prospective study
Desai, V. N., & Cheung, E. V. (2012). Postoperative pain associated with orthopedic shoulder and elbow surgery: a prospective study. JOURNAL OF SHOULDER AND ELBOW SURGERY, 21(4), 441-450.

Arthroscopic Rotator Cuff Repair - Traditional Anchor Techniques
Emilie Cheung, Md., Marc Safran, & MD. (2012). Arthroscopic Rotator Cuff Repair - Traditional Anchor Techniques. Operative Techniques in Sports Medicine, 20(3).

The "anconeus slide'': rotation flap for management of posterior wound complications about the elbow
Fleager, K. E., & Cheung, E. V. (2011). The "anconeus slide'': rotation flap for management of posterior wound complications about the elbow. JOURNAL OF SHOULDER AND ELBOW SURGERY, 20(8), 1310-1316.

Complications in Reverse Total Shoulder Arthroplasty
Cheung, E., Willis, M., Walker, M., Clark, R., & Frankle, M. A. (2011). Complications in Reverse Total Shoulder Arthroplasty. JOURNAL OF THE AMERICAN ACADEMY OF ORTHOPAEDIC SURGEONS, 19(7), 439-449.

Strategies in Biologic Augmentation of Rotator Cuff Repair: A Review
Cheung, E. V., Silverio, L., & Sperling, J. W. (2010). Strategies in Biologic Augmentation of Rotator Cuff Repair: A Review. CLINICAL ORTHOPAEDICS AND RELATED RESEARCH, 468(6), 1476-1484.

External Fixation and Centralization Versus External Fixation and Ulnar Osteotomy: The Treatment of Radial Dysplasia Using the Resolved Total Angle of Deformity
McCarthy, J. J., Kozin, S. H., Tuohy, C., Cheung, E., Davidson, R. S., & Noonan, K. (2009). External Fixation and Centralization Versus External Fixation and Ulnar Osteotomy: The Treatment of Radial Dysplasia Using the Resolved Total Angle of Deformity. JOURNAL OF PEDIATRIC ORTHOPAEDICS, 29(7), 797-803.

Open distal clavicle resection : isolated or with adjunctive acromioplasty
Cheung, E. V., Sperling, J. W., Zarkadas, P. C., & Cofield, R. H. (2009). Open distal clavicle resection : isolated or with adjunctive acromioplasty. ACTA ORTHOPAEDICA BELGICA, 75(5), 581-587.

Surgical Approaches to the Elbow
Cheung, E. V., & Steinmann, S. R. (2009). Surgical Approaches to the Elbow. JOURNAL OF THE AMERICAN ACADEMY OF ORTHOPAEDIC SURGEONS, 17(5), 325-333.

High revision rate after total elbow arthroplasty with a linked semiconstrained device.
Patil, N., Cheung, E. V., & Mow, C. S. (2009). High revision rate after total elbow arthroplasty with a linked semiconstrained device. Orthopedics, 32(5), 321-?.

Monteggia Fracture-Dislocation Associated with Proximal and Distal Radioulnar Joint Instability A Case Report
Cheung, E. V., & Yao, J. (2009). Monteggia Fracture-Dislocation Associated with Proximal and Distal Radioulnar Joint Instability A Case Report. JOURNAL OF BONE AND JOINT SURGERY-AMERICAN VOLUME, 91A(4), 950-954.

Management of Proximal Humeral Nonunions and Malunions
Cheung, E. V., & Sperling, J. W. (2008). Management of Proximal Humeral Nonunions and Malunions. ORTHOPEDIC CLINICS OF NORTH AMERICA, 39(4), 475-482.

Infection associated with hematoma formation after shoulder arthroplasty
Cheung, E. V., Sperling, J. W., & Cofield, R. H. (2008). Infection associated with hematoma formation after shoulder arthroplasty. CLINICAL ORTHOPAEDICS AND RELATED RESEARCH, 466(6), 1363-1367.

Revision shoulder arthroplasty for glenoid component loosening
Cheung, E. V., Sperling, J. W., & Cofield, R. H. (2008). Revision shoulder arthroplasty for glenoid component loosening. JOURNAL OF SHOULDER AND ELBOW SURGERY, 17(3), 371-375.

Complications of hinged external fixators of the elbow
Cheung, E. V., O'Driscoll, S. W., & Morrey, B. F. (2008). Complications of hinged external fixators of the elbow. JOURNAL OF SHOULDER AND ELBOW SURGERY, 17(3), 447-453.

Chronic lateral elbow instability
Cheung, E. V. (2008). Chronic lateral elbow instability. ORTHOPEDIC CLINICS OF NORTH AMERICA, 39(2), 221-?.

Treatment of periprosthetic humerus fractures associated with shoulder arthroplasty
Steinmann, S. P., & Cheung, E. V. (2008). Treatment of periprosthetic humerus fractures associated with shoulder arthroplasty. JOURNAL OF THE AMERICAN ACADEMY OF ORTHOPAEDIC SURGEONS, 16(4), 199-207.

Long-term outcome of anterior stabilization of the shoulder
Cheung, E. V., Sperling, J. W., Hattrup, S. J., & Cofield, R. H. (2008). Long-term outcome of anterior stabilization of the shoulder. JOURNAL OF SHOULDER AND ELBOW SURGERY, 17(2), 265-270.

Reimplantation of a total elbow prosthesis following resection arthroplasty for infection.
Cheung, E. V., Adams, R. A., & Morrey, B. F. (2008). Reimplantation of a total elbow prosthesis following resection arthroplasty for infection. journal of bone and joint surgery. American volume, 90(3), 589-594.

Primary osteoarthritis of the elbow: Current treatment options
Cheung, E. V., Adams, R., & Morrey, B. F. (2008). Primary osteoarthritis of the elbow: Current treatment options. JOURNAL OF THE AMERICAN ACADEMY OF ORTHOPAEDIC SURGEONS, 16(2), 77-87.

Spontaneous regression of postoperative ossification about the elbow: a case report.
Cheung, E. V., & O'Driscoll, S. W. (2007). Spontaneous regression of postoperative ossification about the elbow: a case report. Journal of shoulder and elbow surgery , 16(6), e15-6.

Fractures of the capitellum
Cheung, E. V. (2007). Fractures of the capitellum. HAND CLINICS, 23(4), 481-?.

Polyethylene insert exchange for wear after toad shoulder arthroplasty
Cheung, E. V., Sperling, J. W., & Cofield, R. H. (2007). Polyethylene insert exchange for wear after toad shoulder arthroplasty. JOURNAL OF SHOULDER AND ELBOW SURGERY, 16(5), 574-578.

Reimplantation of a glenoid component following component removal and allogenic bone-grafting
Cheung, E. V., Sperling, J. W., & Cofield, R. H. (2007). Reimplantation of a glenoid component following component removal and allogenic bone-grafting. JOURNAL OF BONE AND JOINT SURGERY-AMERICAN VOLUME, 89A(8), 1777-1783.

Total elbow prosthesis loosening caused by ulnar component pistoning
Cheung, E. V., & O'Driscoll, S. W. (2007). Total elbow prosthesis loosening caused by ulnar component pistoning. JOURNAL OF BONE AND JOINT SURGERY-AMERICAN VOLUME, 89A(6), 1269-1274.

Spondylolysis and spondylolisthesis in children and adolescents: II. Surgical management
Cheung, E. V., Herman, M. J., Cavalier, R., & Pizzutillo, P. D. (2006). Spondylolysis and spondylolisthesis in children and adolescents: II. Surgical management. JOURNAL OF THE AMERICAN ACADEMY OF ORTHOPAEDIC SURGEONS, 14(8), 488-498.

Spondylolysis and spondylolisthesis in children and adolescents: I. Diagnosis, natural history, and nonsurgical management
Cavalier, R., Herman, M. J., Cheung, E. V., & Pizzutillo, P. D. (2006). Spondylolysis and spondylolisthesis in children and adolescents: I. Diagnosis, natural history, and nonsurgical management. JOURNAL OF THE AMERICAN ACADEMY OF ORTHOPAEDIC SURGEONS, 14(7), 417-424.

Immediate range of motion after distal biceps tendon repair
Cheung, E. V., Lazarus, M., & Taranta, M. (2005). Immediate range of motion after distal biceps tendon repair. JOURNAL OF SHOULDER AND ELBOW SURGERY, 14(5), 516-518.

An undescribed cause of patellar tendon rupture.
Hosalkar, H. S., Cheung-Moore, E., Atanda, A., Ogilvie, C., & Lackman, R. D. (2005). An undescribed cause of patellar tendon rupture. American journal of orthopedics (Belle Mead, N.J.), 34(7), 333-336.

Administration of the non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drug ibuprofen increases macrophage concentrations but reduces necrosis during modified muscle use
Cheung, E. V., & Tidball, J. G. (2003). Administration of the non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drug ibuprofen increases macrophage concentrations but reduces necrosis during modified muscle use. INFLAMMATION RESEARCH, 52(4), 170-176.