Frank C Tong, MD

Frank 
            C 
            Tong, 
                MD
Emory Clinic

Assistant Professor to the Departments of Radiology and Neurosurgery

Emory Healthcare Network Physician
Specialties:
Diagnostic Radiology (Board certified since 1997)
Neuroradiology (Board certified since 2002)
Radiology
Areas of Clinical Interest:
aneurysm
angioplasty/angiogram
CT scan
Interventional Radiology
lumbar puncture
stents
vertebroplasty
Office(s) Locations:
Emory University Hospital
1364 Clifton Rd.; Rm A121
Atlanta, GA 30322
404 712-4991


Emory University Hospital Midtown
550 Peachtree St
Atlanta, GA 30308
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Year Started Practicing: 1997
Year Started Practicing at Emory: 1998
Organizational Memberships:
American Society of Interventional and Therepeutic Neuroradiology
American Society of Neuroradiology
Radiological Society of North America
Major or Recent Publications:

Abciximab rescue in acute carotid stent thrombosis. AJNR Am J Neuroradiol,21(9):1750-2.

Intra-arterial thrombin injection of an ascending aortic pseudoaneurysm complicated by transient ischemic attack and rescued with systemic abciximab. J Vasc. Surg.,34(5): 939-42.

Transoral approach to cervical vertebroplasty for multiple myeloma. AJR Am J Roentgenol,175(5): 1322-4.

Use of abciximab for mediation of thromboembolic complications of endovascular therapy. AJNR Am J Neuroradiol,22(9): 1764-7.

Use of three-dimensional Guglielmi detachable coils in the treatment of wide-necked cerebral aneurysms. AJNR Am J Neuroradiol,21(7): 1312-4.

Education:
Medical School
Duke University School of Medicine, Durham, NC

Residency
Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, GA

Fellowship
Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, GA