Pui “Joan” Cheng, M.D. is a Gynecologic Oncologist with Crescent City Physicians, Inc., a subsidiary of Touro infirmary. Dr. Cheng attended Tulane Medical School and completed her residency at University of New York at Stony Brook. She then served her fellowship at University of Southern California. During her fellowship, Dr. Cheng treated a teacher who had been diagnosed with ovarian cancer. Dr. Cheng said the patient inspired her because she never stopped living life and kept doing all the things she enjoyed until she passed away. In memory of that patient, Dr. Cheng advises all her patients that no matter what illness or adversity they encounter, they should live in the present and face their problems with a solid foundation of hope. With over 20 years of experience, Dr. Cheng continues her practice because of her commitment to delivering high quality surgical care and state-of-the-art oncology care to each of her patients.