My Yuan Cheng is a general surgeon who sub-specialises in bariatric surgery. He has completed an accredited bariatric fellowship in Melbourne before travelling to Europe for further experience in gastric bypass and complex revision surgeries. Yuan offers a range of surgical weight loss solutions, including sleeve gastrectomy, Roux en Y gastric bypass, mini gastric bypass and adjustable gastric band. Yuan is also committed to help patients with issues arising after bariatric procedures, which include severe gastric reflux, inadequate weight loss or weight regains. Yuan speaks fluent Mandarin and bulk bills all consults for general surgical referrals and procedures e.g gastroscopy, laparoscopic hernia repair, cholecystectomy. Yuan hopes to work closely with GPs to deliver timely, friendly and high-quality care to all general and bariatric patient's.

Epworth hospital locations


Epworth Eastern


Epworth Freemasons Victoria Parade


Epworth Richmond

Consulting locations

Consulting Location

Epworth Centre for Bariatric Surgery

Suite 2.1 173 Lennox Street
Richmond VIC 3121

Special interests

  • Bariatric (obesity) surgery


  • FRACS, 2015
  • MBBS, University of Melbourne, 2004
  • Diploma Surgical Anatomy, University of Melbourne, 2008

Professional Associations

  • RACS
  • GSA
The Institute focuses on surgical treatment of the abdominal organs, as well as the thyroid gland and hernias.