Dr. Isaac Tong is a fellowship trained and double board certified interventional pain management specialist and anesthesiologist.
Dr. Tong has always believed that everyone should play a part in making the world a better place. His passion for science and humanity has led him to pursue a profession in medicine. After working at the Salk Institute in San Diego, he realized the future of medicine is bright and the role of physicians is to bridge the gap between the latest innovations and patient care.
Dr. Tong attended Dartmouth Medical School, one of the top Ivy League medical schools in the country. He completed anesthesia residency at Harvard’s Brigham and Women’s Hospital. Dr. Tong continued his training at Harvard’s Brigham and Women’s Hospital Pain Fellowship, considered one of the most competitive interventional pain medicine programs in the country and ranked as the #1 top pain medicine fellowship by the American Association of Pain Medicine and American Pain Society. While at Harvard, Dr. Tong worked with world renowned specialists in the field of headaches, pelvic pain, cancer pain and spine pain.
During his training at Harvard, Dr. Tong became a nationally recognized expert in anesthesiology and pain medicine. Dr. Tong published many journal articles and text book chapters related to common pain diagnoses. Dr. Tong is considered an expert in the treatment of neck and lower back pain. He utilizes cutting edge treatments including spinal injections, Botox, spinal cord and peripheral nerve stimulation, and intrathecal therapies to manage pain.
Dr. Tong’s goal as an interventional pain physician is to truly understand each patient’s individual circumstance in order to increase their quality of life and functional capacity.
During his spare time, he enjoys spending time with his wife and baby.