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Derrick Cheung, MD

Contact:
718-250-8867
Fax: 718-250-8864

Derrick Cheung, MD

Director of Interventional Endoscopy
The Brooklyn Hospital Center
240 Willoughby St.
Maynard Building – 2nd Floor
Brooklyn
NY
11201
Specialty: 
Gastroenterology
Hepatology and Advanced Endoscopy
Medical School: 
St. George’s University School of Medicine, Grenada
Internship: 
Maimonides Medical Center, Brooklyn, NY
Residency: 
Maimonides Medical Center, Brooklyn, NY
Fellowship: 
Maimonides Medical Center, Brooklyn, NY and New York-Presbyterian Brooklyn Methodist Hospital, Brooklyn, NY
Board Certification: 
Internal Medicine, Gastroenterology
Medical Conditions Treated: 
  • Abdominal Pain
  • GERD (Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease)
  • Dyspepsia
  • Peptic Ulcer Disease
  • Constipation
  • Rectal Bleeding
  • Colon Cancer and Colon Polyps
  • Hepatitis B and C
  • Irritable Bowel Syndrome
  • Inflammatory Bowel Disease
  • Gallstones
  • Gastroparesis
  • Celiac Disease
  • Cirrhosis of the Liver and other Chronic Liver Diseases
  • Pancreatic and Biliary Cysts
  • Pancreatic Diseases and Cancer
  • Hepatobiliary Diseases and Cancer
Treatment and Procedures: 
  • Colonoscopy
  • Endoscopy
  • Percutaneous Endoscopic Gastrostomy and Jejunostomy Placement
  • Capsule Endoscopy
  • Endoscopic Ultrasound ( EUS )
  • Endoscopic Retrograde Cholangiopancreatography (ERCP)
  • Endoscopic Mucosal Resection ( EMR)
  • Endoluminal stenting
  • Endoscopic suturing
  • Endoscopic fistula closure / creation
  • Stricture Dilation
  • Barrett’s Management 
  • Device Assisted Deep Enteroscopy
Public Transportation Available: 
Yes
Access for the Disabled: 
Yes
Languages Spoken in Office: 
English, Spanish, Cantonese
Office Hours: 

Mon – Fri: 9:00 AM – 5:00 PM

About Dr. Derrick Cheung: 

Dr. Cheung attended St. George's University School of Medicine in Grenada. He completed his Internal Medicine Residency and Gastroenterology Fellowship at Maimonides Medical Center in Brooklyn. He subsequently completed an additional year of Advanced Endoscopy Fellowship at New York-Presbyterian Brooklyn Methodist Hospital, Brooklyn, New York.

Dr. Cheung’s main clinical interests include pancreatic and hepato-biliary diseases. His expertise is in advanced therapeutic endoscopy including; endoscopic ultrasound (EUS), endoscopic retrograde cholangiopancreatography (ERCP), altered anatomy ERCP, cholangioscopy and pancreatoscopy, endoscopic ultrasound-guided cystgastrostomy and necrosectomy, complex polypectomy and endoscopic mucosal resection (EMR), device assisted deep enteroscopy, enteral stenting, endoscopic suturing, management of gastrointestinal strictures, endoscopic fistula closure/creation and treatment of Barrett’s esophagus.

He served as a Clinical Assistant Professor of Medicine at SUNY Downstate Medical Center and served as the Director of Advanced Endoscopy at Kings County Hospital Center in Brooklyn. He completed the majority of his clinical training in Brooklyn and is well known for his excellent advanced endoscopic skills in the Brooklyn community. He is an outstanding teacher and has served as a mentor to numerous gastroenterology fellows and medical residents at his previous institutions.

He is a member of the American College of Gastroenterology, American Society for Gastrointestinal Endoscopy and New York Society of Gastrointestinal Endoscopy. He has presented his research work at several national gastroenterology conferences, including Digestive Disease Week and the American College of Gastroenterology.

Dr. Cheung’s office is located at Maynard – 2nd Floor in the Division of Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Advanced Endoscopy.

Medical Service: 
Gastroenterology & Hepatology