Dr. Henry C. Tong, MD

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Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation | Male

Michigan Head & Spine Institute 46325 W 12 Mile Rd Ste 100, Novi, MI 48377 Get Directions

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Care Philosophy

I listen to what the patient has experienced and develop an appropriate treatment plan to help each patient regain their ability to function and have an improved quality of life through non surgical treatment options.Read more

Personal Bio

I specialize in the nonsurgical evaluation and management of low back pain and neck pain. I have many peer-reviewed publications,...Read more

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Experience with Dr. Tong
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  • How well provider explains medical condition(s)
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  • How well provider listens and answers questions
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  • Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
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Dr. Tong's Office & Staff
  • Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
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  • Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
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  • Staff friendliness and courteousness
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  • Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
    10 – 15 minutes (5)
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Dr. Henry C. Tong, MD says

Your comments and feedback are always welcome. My preference is direct communication if you have a concern you would like me to address. If the care and treatment provided you is worthy of sharing with others, you have my appreciation.

Thank you for your feedback.

in Waterford, MI |
I've seen Dr Tong for over 14 years now with chronic pain in my lower back and neck. He has done several epidural injections. Dr Tong is a wealth of knowledge. He also has one of the best nurses I've ever been around, Tracy! Very kind and caring doctor. Takes as much time as needed with each patient. His staff is fantastic also! I highly recommend Dr Tong with pain issues!
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Specialties

  • Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation
  • Interventional Pain Medicine
  • Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation Pain Medicine

Board Certifications

Why It Matters: Dr. Tong's Board Certifications

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  • Pain Medicine
  • Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation

Conditions Treated

Dr. Tong says..

Specialties include:

  • Low Back Pain
  • Neck Pain
  • Spinal Injections
  • EMG Evaluation
  • Manual Medicine
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  • Adhesive Capsulitis
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Arthritis
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Autonomic Disorders
  • Back Pain
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brachial Plexus Palsy
  • Brain Disorders
  • Bursitis
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pelvic Pain
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Diabetic Polyneuropathy
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Fracture
  • Herniated Disc
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Knee Disorders
  • Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
  • Low Back Pain
  • Myelopathy
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Spine
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Plantar Fasciitis
  • Polyneuropathy
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy
  • Sacrum Disorders
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
  • Spinal Cord Injury
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spondylitis
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Upper Back Pain

Procedures Performed

Dr. Tong says..

As an interventional physiatrist, Dr. Tong provides epidural steroid injections for relief of neck, upper and lower back pain.

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  • Arthrography
  • EMG (Electromyography)
  • Epidural Block, Facet Blocks
  • Epidural Injection
  • Facet Joint Injection
  • Joint Drainage
  • Lumbar Discography
  • Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
  • Nerve Block, Somatic
  • Nerve Block, Sympathetic
  • Nerve Destruction by Neurolytic Agent
  • Peripheral Nerve Block
  • Rhizotomy
  • Sacroiliac Joint Injection
  • Spinal Nerve Block
  • Steroid Injection
  • Trigger Point Injection

Background Check

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    Malpractice Claims not available

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    Sanctions

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    Board Actions

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Education

  • Medical School
    Albany Medical College

    Graduated in 1995

  • Residency Hospital
    University of Michigan / Ann Arbor

    Completed in 1999

  • Fellowship Hospital
    University of Michigan / Ann Arbor

    Completed in 2000

  • Other Education
    University of Michigan / Ann Arbor

Awards & Recognition

  • Awards & Honors
    • Healthgrades Honor Roll
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  • Media & Publications

    Dr. Tong has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

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Dr. Tong's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:

  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation
  • Board certified in Pain Medicine and Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation
  • Malpractice claims in Michigan not available
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found
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Dr. Tong's Office & Staff

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Staff friendliness and courteousness
Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
10 – 15 minutes

Experience with Dr. Tong

Level of trust in provider's decisions
How well provider explains medical condition(s)
How well provider listens and answers questions
Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
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Dr. Tong says...

I specialize in the nonsurgical evaluation and management of low back pain and neck pain.

I have many peer-reviewed publications, national posters, and awards related to the evaluation and management of back pain.  Fellowship trained in spine care and electrodiagnostic testing, I taught fellows and residents for several years at the University of Michigan Spine Program before joining Michigan Head and Spine Institute.

In addition to being board certified in Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, I also hold a certificate in pain medicine subspecialty from the American Board of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation and certification from the American Board of Electrodiagnostic Medicine.

If you do not see your insurance listed, please contact my office at 877-784-3667. 

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Dr. Tong's Care Philosophy

I listen to what the patient has experienced and develop an appropriate treatment plan to help each patient regain their ability to function and have an improved quality of life through non surgical treatment options.

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Dr. Tong says...

Specialties include:

  • Low Back Pain
  • Neck Pain
  • Spinal Injections
  • EMG Evaluation
  • Manual Medicine
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Dr. Tong says...

As an interventional physiatrist, Dr. Tong provides epidural steroid injections for relief of neck, upper and lower back pain.

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Dr. Tong says...

Your comments and feedback are always welcome. My preference is direct communication if you have a concern you would like me to address. If the care and treatment provided you is worthy of sharing with others, you have my appreciation.

Thank you for your feedback.