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Specializes in Vitreoretinal Disease & Surgery • Female • Age 38

9600 N Central Expy Ste 100
Dallas, TX 75231
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Dr. Chong's Experience

Specialties

  • Vitreoretinal Disease & Surgery
  • Ophthalmology

Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
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  • Destruction of Lesion of Retina and Choroid
  • Repair of Retinal Detachment
  • Repair of Retinal Detachment or Retinal Tear
  • Retinal Laser Surgery
  • Vitrectomy (incl. Macular Hole Repair)
  • Vitreoretinal Surgery
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  • Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Chorioretinal Scars
  • Chorioretinitis
  • Contusion of the Eyeball
  • Corneal Ulcer
  • Diabetic Macular Edema (DME)
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Dry Eyes
  • Floaters
  • Hypotony of Eye
  • Keratitis
  • Macular Edema
  • Macular Hole
  • Retina Diseases
  • Retinal Detachment and Retinal Tear
  • Retinal Dystrophy
  • Retinal Hemangioma
  • Retinal Hemorrhage
  • Retinal Tear
  • Retinal Vascular Occlusion
  • Retinoblastoma
  • Retinopathy of Prematurity (ROP)
  • Retinoschisis
  • Uveitis and Iridocyclitis
  • Vitreous Hemorrhage
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Background Check for Dr. Chong

0 Malpractice Claims

  • No malpractice history found for Texas.
  • No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

  • No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.
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Awards & Recognitions

Awards

Media & Publications

  • Harvard Detur Book Prize, 1995
  • Paul and Daisy Soros Fellowship for News Americans
  • Phi Beta Kappa
  • National Eye Institute Travel Grant, Association for Research in Vision and Ophthalmology
  • HHMI-NIH Research Scholars Program and Continued Support Fellowship
  • Chief Resident, Kellogg Eye Center, University of Michigan
  • Chapter 20 The Pharmacology of Vascular Tone in Principles of Pharmacology The Pathophysiologic Basis of Drug Therapy, 2005
  • Hypertension section Chapter 23 Integrative Cardiovascular Pharmacology in Principles of Pharmacology The Pathophysiologic Basis of Drug Therapy, 2005
  • Characterization of sterile intraocular inflammatory responses after intravitreal bevacizumab injection., 2010
  • Orbital rhabdomyosarcoma in Li-Fraumeni syndrome., 2007
  • The declining use of scleral buckling with vitrectomy for primary retinal detachments., 2010
  • Vitreous penetration of orally administered famciclovir., 2009
  • Interleukin-6 as a photoreceptor neuroprotectant in an experimental model of retinal detachment., 2008
  • Papilledema in obstructive hydrocephalus caused by giant cell astrocytoma of tuberous sclerosis., 2007
  • Expression of leukocyte adhesion molecules in human subfoveal choroidal neovascular membranes treated with and without photodynamic therapy, 2004
  • Vitreous metastases of primary cutaneous B-cell lymphoma., 2009
  • Phosphorylation of Ser24 in the Pleckstrin Homology Domain of Insulin Receptor Substrate-1 by Mouse Pelle-like Kinase/Interleukin-1 Receptor-associated Kinase: Cross-talk between inflammatory signaling and insulin signaling that may contribute to insulin resistance., 2005
  • Optic disc edema, cystoid macular edema, and elevated vascular endothelial growth factor in a patient with POEMS syndrome., 2007
  • Depalmitoylation of endothelial nitric-oxide synthase by acyl-protein thioesterase 1 is potentiated by calcium-calmodulin, 1999
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Education & Training

Medical School

Harvard Medical School
Graduated in 2004

Internship Hospital

St. Joseph Mercy Hospital, Internal Medicine
Complete in 2005

Residency Hospital

University of Michigan, Ophthalmology
Complete in 2008

Fellowship Hospital

Texas Retina Associates, Vitreoretinal Fellowship
Complete in 2010

Undergraduate Schools

Harvard University
Graduated in 1999
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Languages Spoken by Dr. Chong & Staff

  • English
  • Chinese

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