Dr. Richard J. Wong earned a B.S. in Biology and a B.A. in History at Stanford University in 1990. He attended Harvard Medical School where he earned his M.D in 1994. After completing a general surgical internship at the Yale School of Medicine from 1994-95, he trained in Otolaryngology – Head and Neck Surgery at the Harvard Program in Otolaryngology from 1995-1999. In 2015 Dr. Wong was appointed Chief of the Head and Neck Service in the Department of Surgery after having served as the Vice Chair of Clinical Activities. He is co-leader of the Head and Neck Multi-Disciplinary Disease Management Team at Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center. His clinical expertise is in caring for patients with all types of head and neck malignancies. Dr. Wong has a particular interest in managing patients with aggressive or recurrent thyroid cancer, oral cancer, salivary cancer, and melanoma.
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