Tony Wong, MD

Board Certifications: 
Diagnostic Radiology
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Overview

Academic Appointments

  • Assistant Professor of Radiology at CUMC

Administrative Titles

  • Chief, Division of Musculoskeletal Radiology

Dr. Tony T. Wong is a diagnostic and interventional musculoskeletal radiologist. Dr. Wong is subspecialty trained in the interpretation of adult and pediatric imaging of sports, orthopedic injuries, arthritis, spinal disorders, and tumors. He is an expert in ultrasound guided musculoskeletal intervention, specializing in joint, tendon, muscle, and trigger point injections throughout the body. 

Dr. Wong obtained his undergraduate degree at the University of Virginia with a major in biochemistry. He attended medical school at Tufts University in Boston, MA and was inducted into the Alpha Omega Alpha honor society. He then completed his internship at Carney Hospital in Dorchester, MA. Dr. Wong continued his training in the diagnostic radiology residency at Columbia University/NewYork-Presbyterian, where he served as the chief resident. He went to NYU Hospital/Hospital for Joint Diseases for a musculoskeletal fellowship. Upon completion of his training, he joined Columbia University Irving Medical Center as an assistant professor of radiology. 

Dr. Wong is a member of the Society of Skeletal Radiology, American Roentgen Ray Society, and the Radiological Society of North America.

Hospital Affiliations

  • NewYork-Presbyterian/Columbia
  • NewYork-Presbyterian/Lawrence Hospital

Gender

  • Male

Insurance Accepted

Aetna

  • EPO
  • HMO
  • Medicare Managed Care
  • NY Signature
  • NYP Employee Plan
  • POS
  • PPO
  • Signature Administrators
  • Student Health

AgeWell

  • Medicare Managed Care
  • Special Needs Plan

Capital District Physician Health Plan

  • Capital District Physician Health Plan

Cigna

  • EPO
  • Great West
  • HMO
  • POS
  • PPO

Emblem/GHI

  • Medicare Managed Care
  • PPO

Emblem/HIP

  • ConnectiCare
  • EPO
  • Essential Plan
  • HMO
  • Medicaid Managed Care
  • Medicare Managed Care
  • POS
  • PPO
  • Select Care (Exchange)
  • Vytra

Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield

  • Blue Access (Exchange)
  • EPO
  • Gatekeeper (Exchange)
  • HMO
  • Medicare Managed Care
  • Pathway (Exchange)
  • POS
  • PPO

Local 1199

  • Local 1199

MagnaCare

  • MagnaCare

Multiplan

  • Multiplan

MVP Health Care

  • Child/Family Health Plus
  • Essential Plan
  • HMO
  • Medicaid Managed Care

Oxford Health Plans

  • Freedom
  • Liberty
  • Medicare Managed Care

UnitedHealthcare

  • Columbia University Employee Plan
  • Compass (Exchange)
  • HMO
  • Medicaid (Community Plan)
  • Medicare Managed Care
  • POS
  • PPO

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Credentials & Experience

Education & Training

  • 2007 Tufts University School of Medicine
  • MD, Tufts University School of Medicine
  • Internship: Carney Hospital, Boston, MA
  • Residency: NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital/Columbia University Medical Center
  • Fellowship: Bellevue Hospital Center

Board Certifications

  • Diagnostic Radiology

Research

Grants

ENABLING PERSONALIZED PRECISION TREATMENT FOR FEMOROACETABULAR IMPINGEMENT (Private)

Jul 1 2019 - Jun 30 2021

PRESIDENTIAL EXPANSION PROJECT FOR AIDS RELIEF - RWANDA OFF (Federal Gov)

Feb 23 2004 - May 22 2012

Selected Publications

  1. Wong TT, Weeks JK, Ahmed FS, Francescone MA, Rasiej MJ, Liu MZ, Kazam JK. How many radiographs does it take to screen for femoral cam morphology?: A non-inferiority study. Curr Probl Diagn Radiol. 2019. In press.  
  2. Rayamajhi SJ, Yeh R, Wong TT, Dumeer S, Mittal BR, Remotti F, Chikeka I, Reddy AK. Tumor-induced osteomalacia – Current imaging modalities and a systematic approach for tumor localization. Clinical Imaging. 2019. Apr 17;56:114-123. PMID: 31029010
  3. Backer H, Wong TT, Vosseller JT. How degenerative is the tendon in Achilles tendon ruptures? Foot Ankle Int. 2019 Apr 22. Epub ahead of print. PMID 31006268
  4. Chang P, Wong TT, Rasiej MJ. Deep learning for detection of complete anterior cruciate ligament tear. Journal of Digital Imaging. 2019 Mar 11. Epub ahead of print. PMID 30859341
  5. Wong TT, Kazam JK, Rasiej MJ. Effect of analytics driven worklists on musculoskeletal MRI interpretation times in an academic setting. AJR Am J Roentgenol. 2019 Feb 26. Epub ahead of print. PMID 30807228
  6. Karcich J, Kazam JK, Rasiej MJ, Wong TT. Bennett lesions in overhead athletes and associated shoulder abnormalities on MRI. Skeletal Radiology. 2019 Aug 48:1233-1240. PMID: 30788525
  7. Lin DJ, Kazam JK, Ahmed FS, Wong TT. Ulnar collateral ligament insertional injuries in pediatric overhead athletes: Can MRI predict symptoms or need for surgery? AJR Am J Roentgenol. 2019 Jan 30:1-7. Epub ahead of print. PMID: 30699009
  8. Wong TT, Igbinoba Z, Bloom M, Kazam JK, Ahmed FS, Rasiej MJ. Anterior inferior iliac spine morphology: Comparison between symptomatic femoroacetabular impingement vs asymptomatic patients. AJR Am J Roentgenol. 2019 Jan;212(1):166-172. PMID: 30403530
  9. Weeks JK, Strauch RJ, Virk RK, Wong TT. Cephalic venous aneurysm in the wrist. Clinical Imaging. 2018 Nov-Dec;52:310-314. PMID: 30218972
  10. Wong TT, Lynch TS, Popkin CA, Kazam JK. Pre-operative use of a 3D printed model for femoroacetabular impingement surgery and its effect on planned osteoplasty. AJR Am J Roentgenol. 2018 Jun 6:W116-W121. PMID: 29873507
  11. Noback PC, Freibott CE, Tantigate D, Jang E, Greisberg JK, Wong TT, Vosseller JT. Prevalence of asymptomatic Achilles tendinosis. Foot Ankle Int. 2018 Oct;39(10):1205-1209. PMID: 29855207
  12. Lin DJ, Wong TT, Kazam JK. Shoulder injuries in the overhead athlete: Epidemiology, mechanisms of injury, and imaging findings. Radiology. 2018 Feb; 286(2): 370-387. PMID: 29356641
  13. Kraus C, Ayyala RS, Kazam JK, Wong TT. Imaging of juvenile hip conditions predisposing to premature osteoarthritis. Radiographics. 2017. Nov-Dec; 37(7):2204-2205. PMID: 29131774
  14. Lin DJ, Wong TT, Ciavarra G, Kazam JK. Adventures and misadventures in plastic surgery and soft tissue implants. Radiographics. 2017. Nov-Dec; 37(7):2145-2163. PMID: 29131778
  15. Wong TT, Lin DJ, Ayyala RS, Kazam JK. Elbow injuries in pediatric overhead athletes. AJR Am J Roentgenol. 2017 Oct;209(4):849-859. PMID: 28796550
  16. Maher MD, Zanazzi GJ, Faust PL, Nickerson KG, Wong TT. IgG4-related hypertrophic pachymeningitis of the spine with MPO-ANCA seropositivity. Clinical Imaging. 2017 Jul 27;46:108-112. PMID: 28768224
  17. Wong TT, Lin DJ, Ayyala RS, Kazam JK. Elbow injuries in adult overhead athletes. AJR Am J Roentgenol. 2017 Mar;208(3):W110-W120. PMID: 28095019
  18. Chitkara M, Albert M, Wong T, O’Donnell J, Gyftopoulos S. Rotator cuff fatty infiltration: Are coronal images more helpful for characterization than sagittal images? Bull Hosp Jt Dis (2013). 2016 Jun;74(2):130-4. PMID: 27281317
  19. Lin DJ, Wong TT, Kazam JK. Shoulder arthroplasty from indications to complications: What the radiologist needs to know. Radiographics. 2016. Jan-Feb;36(1):192-208. PMID: 26761537
  20. Wong TT, Harik LR, Macaulay W. Extradigital glomus tumor in the knee: Excision with ultrasound guided needle localization. Skeletal Radiology. 2015. Nov;44(11):1689-93. PMID: 2613007
  21. Chow DS, Hauptman JS, Wong TT, Gonzalez NR, Martin NA, Lignelli AA, Itagaki MW. Changes in stroke research productivity: A global perspective. Surg Neurol Int. 2012. 3:27. PMID: 22439118