Jonathan Cheng, M.D., is an Associate Professor of Plastic Surgery at UT Southwestern Medical Center. He is a fellowship-trained hand surgeon with expertise in peripheral nerve reconstruction and microsurgery. Dr. Cheng's clinical practice has a specialized focus on brachial plexus and peripheral nerve repair, and he is the leader of the peripheral nerve and brachial plexus team clinic at Children's Health Children’s Medical Center Dallas.
His research interests in peripheral nerve regeneration and neural interfacing are well-matched with his clinical interests, as his research focus is on the development of real-world solutions to longstanding clinical challenges.
As a member of the UT Southwestern Biomedical Engineering Program, Dr. Cheng mentors Ph.D. doctoral candidates from UT Southwestern and its partner institutions (UT Arlington and UT Dallas).