My Healthy Self: Felix H. Cheung, MD

My Healthy Self: Felix H. Cheung, MD

We’re all on a daily journey for a healthier lifestyle. Whether that means eating healthier, working out or relaxing, taking care of yourself should be a priority. No one knows that better than physicians and health care providers.

Find out what members of our Marshall Health community do in their daily lives to maintain a healthy lifestyle while learning a few fun facts along the way.

Felix H. Cheung, MD, shares some of his healthy habits and a little bit more about himself.

What is your go-to healthy breakfast?
Cheese Omelette

What is your favorite type of exercise?
Weight lifting

What keeps you motivated during a workout?
Seeing the fat percentage drop on my scale

What is the #1 health tip you live by?
If I don’t make myself healthy now, how much harder will it be in 10 years?

What activities do you do when you can’t fit a full workout in your schedule?
Pushups and squats in the office

What is your favorite healthy snack?

What hobbies help you relax?
Playing recreational kickball

What is your best achievement?
My three kids

Who is the most famous person you have ever met?
Nick Stoller (director of Saving Sarah Marshall)

What is the most challenging part of being a doctor?
Being your best for every patient

What is the best advice anyone has given you?
If you love what you do for a living, you will never work a day in your life.

What advice can you give for people who aspire to be where you are?
The days are long, but the years are short.  Enjoy the journey.


Felix H. Cheung, MD

Dr. Cheung is a board-certified, fellowship-trained orthopaedic surgeon at Marshall Health and associate professor in the department of orthopaedics at Marshall University Joan C. Edwards School of Medicine.