Lawrence Cheng MD Bio

Dr Lawrence Cheng is a co-founder and an Integrative Physician at Connect Health Centre for Integrative + Functional Medicine.  His training includes Family Medicine, Emergency Medicine at UBC, a Masters in Public Health Studies at Harvard, and a Fellowship in Integrative Medicine at the University of Arizona with Dr. Andrew Weil. He continues to practice and teach Emergency Medicine at St. Paul’s Hospital – a Tertiary Academic Centre in Vancouver, BC.  

His areas of interest include botanical medicine, the mind/body connection, healthy aging, optimal health, and integrative and functional medicine approaches to complex medical issues.

Lawrence also practices yoga and was involved in creating a Vancouver yoga studio. Yoga has taught him the importance of balance on the mat as well as in life, and helped him discover the power of transformation that is possible in all of us.