Dr. Irene Tong, MD

Dr. Irene Tong, MD

Rheumatology  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 66
Dr. Irene Tong, MD is a rheumatology specialist in Pasadena, CA and has been practicing for 37 years. She graduated from Keck School Of Medicine Of The Univ Of Southern California and specializes in rheumatology.

2750 E Washington Blvd Ste 120

Pasadena, CA 91107

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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very high
more than 99% of peers
Autoimmune Diseases
very high
more than 99% of peers
Sjögren's Syndrome
very high
more than 93% of peers

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1  Specialties

  • Rheumatology

2  Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Rheumatology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

64  Conditions Treated


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3  Procedures

  • Joint Drainage
  • Steroid Injection
  • Viscosupplementation With Hyaluronate

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for California.

0 Sanctions

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.


  • Keck School Of Medicine Of The Univ Of Southern California
    Medical School | Graduated
  • Lac Usc
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1977
  • Lac Usc
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1979
  • Uscmc
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1981

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Tong has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Chinese
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Tong's Reviews

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16 total reviews (1 has a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (16)

  • 5
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  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Tong's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (1)

Dr Tong has been a trusted health provider for aproximately 30 years. She is thorough in her research, diagnosis and taking time to deal with patient as a person.
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