Felix H. Cheung, MD

Associate Professor
Vice Chair, Operations and Finance; Section Chief, Orthopaedic Oncology


Clinical Interests



Dr. Cheung has been practicing at Marshall Orthopaedics since 2008. He specializes in orthopaedic oncology, surgical treatment of bone and soft tissue tumors, and joint replacement surgery, including the MAKOplasty robotically assisted partial knee replacement.

Education & Training

  • Medical School: University of Virginia School of Medicine (Charlottesville, Va.)
  • Residency: West Virginia University - Orthopaedic Surgery (Morgantown, W.Va.)
  • Fellowship: Massachusetts General Hospital/Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Harvard Medical School - Orthopaedic Oncology (Boston, Mass.)

Honors & Memberships

  • America's Top Doctor since 2016, Castle Connolly
  • Fellow, American Orthopaedic Assocation
  • Fellow, American Academy of Othopaedic Surgeons
  • Immediate Past President, West Virginia Orthopaedic Society
  • Member, Musculoskeletal Tumor Society


  • Certified: American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery

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Bullock M, Kelley K, Caughran, A, Cheung F, Wallace W, Oliashirazi A. 2021. "An Overview of Knee Replacement" - Marshall Orthopaedics Patient Handout April 2021

HEALTH Investigators , Bhandari M, Einhorn TA, Guyatt G, Schemitsch EH, Zura RD, Sprague S, Frihagen F, Guerra-Farfán E, Kleinlugtenbelt YV, Poolman RW, Rangan A, Bzovsky S, Heels-Ansdell D, Thabane L, Walter SD, Devereaux PJ. 2019. Total Hip Arthroplasty or Hemiarthroplasty for Hip Fracture. N. Engl. J. Med. 2019 9 27;381(23):2199-2208.
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Burgers PT, Hoogendoorn M, Van Woensel EA, Poolman RW, Bhandari M, Patka P, Van Lieshout EM, HEALTH Trial Investigators. 2018. Total medical costs of treating femoral neck fracture patients with hemi- or total hip arthroplasty: a cost analysis of a multicenter prospective study. Osteoporos Int. 2018 3 20;27(6):1999-2008.
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Milad Modaressi MD, Ammar Qureshi MD, Rodrigo Aguilar MD, Meghan Anderson BS, Felix Cheung MD. 2018. Optimizing quality of care by patient satisfaction for the department of Orthopaedics a survey study (2018) "Optimizing quality of care by patient satisfaction for the department of Orthopaedics - A survey study," Marshall Journal of Medicine: Vol. 4: Iss. 4, Article 9.

May JS, Cheung F, Bou Zgheib N. 2017. A lytic bone lesion in endometrial carcinoma: a case report 2017 Dec; 63(2):175-178

Liu, J., Konz, S., Cheung, F.H., Szwilski, T.B., and Chapman, J.. 2015. Concurrent Validity of the Biostage for Assessment of Lower Extremity Joint Angles Human Factors and Ergonomics Society (HFES) 2015 International Annual Meeting, Chicago, Los Angeles, CA, October 2015

Nazarian A, Entezari V, Zurakowski D, Calderon N, Hipp JA, Villa-Camacho JC, Lin PP, Cheung FH, Aboulafia AJ, Turcotte R, Anderson ME, Gebhardt MC, Cheng EY, Terek RM, Yaszemski M, Damron TA, Snyder BD. 2015. Treatment Planning and Fracture Prediction in Patients with Skeletal Metastasis with CT-Based Rigidity Analysis. Clin. Cancer Res. 2015 Feb 27.
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Bhandari M, Devereaux PJ, Einhorn TA, Thabane L, Schemitsch EH, Koval KJ, Frihagen F, Poolman RW, Tetsworth K, Guerra-Farfán E, Madden K, Sprague S, Guyatt G, HEALTH Investigators. 2015. Hip fracture evaluation with alternatives of total hip arthroplasty versus hemiarthroplasty (HEALTH): protocol for a multicentre randomised trial. BMJ Open. 2015 9 24;5(2):e006263.
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Timothy A. Damron, M.D.4; Ara Nazarian, Ph.D.1; Vahid Entezari, M.D.1; Carlos Brown, M.D.4, William Grant, Ed.D.13, John A. Hipp, Ph.D.2; Nathan Calderon, M.Sc.2; David Zurakowski Ph.D.3, Richard M. Terek, M.D.5; Megan E. Anderson, M.D.6; Edward Y. Cheng, M.D.7; Felix Cheung, M.D.8; Albert J. Aboulafia, M.D.9; Robert Turcotte, M.D.10; Patrick P. Lin M.D.11, Mark C. Gebhardt, M.D.6; Brian D. Snyder, M.D., Ph.D.1,12. 2015. CT-Based Structural Rigidity Analysis Is More Accurate than Mirels Scoring System for Fracture Prediction in Metastatic Femoral Lesions

Burgers PT, Poolman RW, Van Bakel TM, Tuinebreijer WE, Zielinski SM, Bhandari M, Patka P, Van Lieshout EM, HEALTH and FAITH Trial Investigators. 2015. Reliability, validity, and responsiveness of the Western Ontario and McMaster Universities Osteoarthritis Index for elderly patients with a femoral neck fracture. J Bone Joint Surg Am. 2015 May 6;97(9):751-7.
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Cheung FH. 2014. The practicing orthopedic surgeon's guide to managing long bone metastases. Orthop. Clin. North Am. 2014 Jan;45(1):109-19.
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Sanford Z, Israelsen S, Sehgal R, Cheung FH. 2013. Atypical growth on MRI in a case of Ewing's sarcoma despite lower SUV on PET. Skeletal Radiol. 2013 Dec 19.
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Garabekyan T, Cheung F.. 2012. Destructive bone lesion in a eucalcemic patient with primary hyperparathyroidism Destructive Bone Lesion in a Eucalcemic Patient with Primary Hyperparathyroidism. OrthopaedicsOne Cases. In: OrthopaedicsOne - The Orthopaedic Knowledge Network. Created Aug 28, 2011 08:43. Last modified Jul 18, 2012 13:10 ver.8. Retrieved 2013-02-03, fro
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Hosseinzadeh, P, Cheung, F. 2009. Epithelioid Sarcoma http://sarcomahelp.org/epithelioid-sarcoma.html

J. Stuart May1, Corey Hamilton2, Ali Raufi3, Nadim Bou Zgheib4, Yehuda Lebowicz3, Doreen Griswold5, Linda Brown5, Felix Cheung6. . A case of chondrosarcoma with metastasis to the ovary