Specialties

Radiology

Diagnostic Radiology (Board certified since 1997)

Neuroradiology (Board certified since 2002)

At a Glance

  • 1997 Started practicing
  • 20 Years experience
  • 2 OFFICE LOCATIONS
  • 3 HOSPITAL AFFILIATIONS

About Dr. Tong

Dr. Tong is jointly appointed in the Departments of Radiology and Neurosurgery and specializes in interventional neuroradiology. He has a background in electrical engineering and a special interest in applying new techniques and technologies to clinical patient care. He is a past recipient of the American Society of Neuroradiology Research Foundation Grant and his research is concentrated on experimental stroke modeling and development of new computational models for understanding and developing new therapies for cerebrovascular disease.

My Clinical Interests

  • aneurysm
  • aneurysm-cerebral
  • angioplasty/angiogram
  • carotid stenting
  • cranial aneurysms
  • CT scan
  • Interventional Radiology
  • lumbar puncture
  • stents
  • stroke
  • vertebroplasty

Academic Profile

Training

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

Professional Memberships

American Society of Interventional and Therepeutic Neuroradiology

American Society of Neuroradiology

Radiological Society of North America

Major 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.

Locations & Appointments

2 Office Location(s)

1

Emory University Hospital

1364 Clifton Rd NE
Rm A121
Atlanta, GA 30322
  • 404-712-4991
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2

Emory University Hospital Midtown

550 Peachtree St NE
Atlanta, GA 30308
  • 404-778-7465
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3 Hospital Affiliation(s)

3

Emory Johns Creek Hospital

6325 Hospital Pkwy
Johns Creek, GA 30097
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4

Emory University Hospital

1364 Clifton Rd NE
Atlanta, GA 30322
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5

Emory University Hospital Midtown

550 Peachtree St NE
Atlanta, GA 30308
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Academic Profile

Training

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

Professional Memberships

American Society of Interventional and Therepeutic Neuroradiology

American Society of Neuroradiology

Radiological Society of North America

Major 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.