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Specializes in Cardiology • Female • Age 36

1950 University Ave Ste 160
East Palo Alto, CA 94303
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Dr. Kong's Experience

Dr. Kong's Care Philosophy

Specialties

  • Cardiology
  • Clinical Cardiac Electrophysiology
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  • Ablation for Treatment of Atrial Fibrillation
  • Ablation for Treatment of Cardiac Arrhythmias
  • Automatic Implantable Cardioverter Defibrillator (ICD) Implantation
  • Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography)
  • Cardiac Imaging
  • Cardiac MRI (Magnetic Resonance Imaging) of Heart or Chest
  • Cardiac Myocardial Perfusion Imaging
  • Cardiac Resynchronization Therapy
  • Cardioversion, Elective
  • Cardioverter-Defibrillator or Pacemaker Insertion, Removal or Repair
  • Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs)
  • Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy and Stent
  • Electrophysiological Study
  • Implantable Loop Recorder
  • Insertion of Epicardial Lead for Pacemaker or Cardioverter and-or Defibrillator
  • Pacemaker Insertion or Replacement
  • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
  • Removal or Revision of Pacemaker or Cardioverter and-or Defibrillator
  • Thoracentesis
  • Tilt Testing or Cardiac Event Monitors
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  • Aneurysm and Dissection of Heart
  • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • Ankle Disorders
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Dissection
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Arrhythmias (incl. Atrial Fibrillation)
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Bradycardia
  • Cardiomegaly
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Chest Pain
  • Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
  • Congenital Aortic Valve Disorders
  • Congenital Heart Disease
  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Ebstein's Anomaly
  • Endocarditis
  • Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
  • Heart Tumors, Benign
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart Disease
  • Hypotension
  • Marfan Syndrome
  • Mitral Valve Disease
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  • Palpitations
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Primary Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Septal Defect
  • Supraventricular Tachycardia
  • Syncope
  • Tricuspid Valve Disease
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Background Check for Dr. Kong

0 Malpractice Claims

  • No malpractice history found for California.
  • 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

Media & Publications

  • Barton F. Haynes Early Career Resident Research Award
  • AHA Women in Cardiology Trainee Award for Excellence
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Education & Training

Medical School

Duke University School Of Medicine
Graduated in 2004

Internship Hospital

Duke University Medical Center, Internal Medicine
Complete in 2005

Residency Hospital

Duke University Medical Center, Internal Medicine
Complete in 2007

Fellowship Hospital

Duke University Medical Center, Cardiovascular Disease
Complete in 2010
Duke University Medical Center, Clinical Cardiac Electrophysiology
Complete in 2011

Undergraduate Schools

Princeton
Graduated in 2000
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Languages Spoken by Dr. Kong & Staff

  • English
  • Spanish
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