Mitcham Private Hospital
Part of Ramsay Health Care

Mitcham Private Hospital specialist Michael Cheng

Mr Michael Cheng


Michael has over 22 years of experience and aims to deliver the best outcomes with skill and compassion.

Mitcham Private Hospital would like to introduce, Mr Michael Cheng, an accomplished and well-established general surgeon with an interest in breast and endocrine surgery.

Michael has been in private practice for over 10 years and speaks fluent Mandarin and Cantonese. He holds VMO appointments at Box Hill Hospital and Maroondah BreastScreen.

Being one of the first surgeons in Melbourne to perform office ultrasound guided biopsies for breast and thyroid lesions, Michael has instructed in surgeon-performed ultrasound courses. He was a finalist in the inaugural Astra Zeneca Breast Care Award. In addition, Michael is an advisor to the Chinese Cancer Support Group of Victoria (CSV).

Michael graduated with honours from Monash University in 1992. He became the first in his graduate class to complete the FRACS in General Surgery (1997-2003).


Endocrine: Hyperparathyroidism: Minimally invasive parathyroidectomy; Adrenal mass: laparascopic and retroperitoneal adrenalectomy; Thyroid nodules: office ultrasound guided FNA. Mini and endoscopic thyroid surgery; Breast: Assessment of breast lumps: office ultrasound guided FNA. Cyst aspiration; oncopolastic breast surgery: Maximise aesthetic outcome in breast surgery; Latissimus dorsi flap reconstruction; General: Keyhole and open hernia repair; Laparoscopic cholecystectomy;
Cantonese, Mandarin