George Zhi Cheng, MD, PhD

Assistant Professor of Medicine
Campus mail 110 Hanes House, DUMC Box 102356, Durham, NC 27710
Phone (919) 668-2402

Education and Training

  • Fellowship, Harvard Combined Interventional Pulmonary Training Program, Harvard Medical School, 2015 - 2016
  • Pulmonary and Critical Care Fellowship, Harvard Combined Pulmonary Critical Care Training Program, Harvard Medical School, 2012 - 2015
  • Internal Medicine Residency, Harvard Medical School, 2009 - 2012
  • M.D., Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai, 2009
  • Ph.D., Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai, 2007

Grants

Publications

DeMaio, Andrew, Jeffrey M. Clarke, Rajesh Dash, Siby Sebastian, Momen M. Wahidi, Scott L. Shofer, George Z. Cheng, Xuechan Li, Xiaofei Wang, and Kamran Mahmood. “Yield of Malignant Pleural Effusion for Detection of Oncogenic Driver Mutations in Lung Adenocarcinoma..” J Bronchology Interv Pulmonol 26, no. 2 (April 2019): 96–101. https://doi.org/10.1097/LBR.0000000000000534.

PMID
30048416
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Davidson, Kevin R., Mary Elmasri, Momen M. Wahidi, Scott L. Shofer, George Z. Cheng, and Kamran Mahmood. “Management of Lung Transplant Bronchial Stenosis With Mitomycin C..” J Bronchology Interv Pulmonol 26, no. 2 (April 2019): 124–28. https://doi.org/10.1097/LBR.0000000000000540.

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30138251
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Cobert, J., A. Ansari, N. Mosaly, G. Z. Cheng, and I. Welsby. “The Use of Intrapulmonary Recombinant Factor VIIa for Large-Vessel Intrapulmonary Hemorrhage: A Case Report.” In American Journal of Respiratory and Critical Care Medicine, Vol. 199. AMER THORACIC SOC, 2019.

Scholars@Duke

Davidson, K. R., G. Z. Cheng, K. Mahmood, S. L. Shofer, C. X. Giovacchini, R. Jug, C. Jones, E. Pavlisko, A. C. Chen, and M. M. Wahidi. “Prospective Pilot Study of Endobronchial Ultrasound Transbronchial Needle Aspiration with 19-Gauge Needle to Detect PD-L1 in Lung Cancer.” In American Journal of Respiratory and Critical Care Medicine, Vol. 199. AMER THORACIC SOC, 2019.

Scholars@Duke

Glisinski, K., C. X. Giovacchini, S. L. Shofer, K. Mahmood, M. M. Wahidi, and G. Z. Cheng. “Multimodality Treatment for Advanced Endobronchial Tumors- A Single-Center's Experience Using Photodynamic Therapy with Curative Intent.” In American Journal of Respiratory and Critical Care Medicine, Vol. 199. AMER THORACIC SOC, 2019.

Scholars@Duke

Cardenas-Garcia, Jose, Neal Fitzpatrick, and George Z. Cheng. “The Utility of Ultrasound to Diagnose Tunnel-Tract Infection Related to Indwelling Pleural Catheters..” J Bronchology Interv Pulmonol 25, no. 3 (July 2018): 248–52. https://doi.org/10.1097/LBR.0000000000000474.

PMID
29346248
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Ragelle, Héloïse, Mark W. Tibbitt, Shang-Yun Wu, Michael A. Castillo, George Z. Cheng, Sidharta P. Gangadharan, Daniel G. Anderson, Michael J. Cima, and Robert Langer. “Surface tension-assisted additive manufacturing..” Nat Commun 9, no. 1 (March 22, 2018). https://doi.org/10.1038/s41467-018-03391-w.

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29567939
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Cheng, G. Z., E. Kessler, C. X. Giovacchini, K. Mahmood, S. L. Shofer, and M. M. Wahidi. “Navigational Bronchoscopy with Airo CT Confirmation - Biopsy of a Cystic Lesion.” In American Journal of Respiratory and Critical Care Medicine, Vol. 197. AMER THORACIC SOC, 2018.

Scholars@Duke

Fitzpatrick, N., G. Z. Cheng, and J. Cardenas-Garcia. “Ultrasonographic Characteristics of Tunnel Tract Infections in Indwelling Pleural Catheters.” In American Journal of Respiratory and Critical Care Medicine, Vol. 197. AMER THORACIC SOC, 2018.

Scholars@Duke

Cardenas-Garcia, J., G. Z. Cheng, S. Adhikary, C. Hillenn, S. Rao, W. Bullock, and M. M. Wahidi. “Safety and Feasibility of Erector Spinae Plane (ESP) Block in Diagnostic and Therapeutic Pleuroscopy: A Pilot Study.” In American Journal of Respiratory and Critical Care Medicine, Vol. 197. AMER THORACIC SOC, 2018.

Scholars@Duke

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