Albert Chong, MD

Albert Chong, MD

Orthopaedic Surgery in Pomona, CA

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Speaks English, Chinese (Mandarin), and Taiwanese


 (909) 629-4604

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Office Hours

Monday:
9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Tuesday:
9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Wednesday:
9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Thursday:
9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Friday:
9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Saturday:
Closed
Sunday:
Closed
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About Dr. Chong


Albert Chong, M.D. specializes in sports medicine and arthroscopy. He graduated Phi Beta Kappa from Stanford University in 1996. Afterwards, he received his medical degree from the USC Keck School of Medicine and finished his residency at the University of Southern California. He returned to SOAR/Stanford University to complete a sports medicine fellowship, where he acquired additional expertise in arthroscopic procedures.

Dr. Chong has helped to provide care to professional athletes, including those from the NFL, MLB, and US Gymnastics. He has served as an orthopaedic consultant to the ATP (Association of Tennis Professionals), and he was an assistant team physician for Stanford University and Santa Clara University.

Dr. Chong is board-certified by the American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery in both Orthopaedic Sports Medicine and Orthopaedic Surgery. He was appointed the Sports Medicine and Arthroscopy Expert for LiveSTRONG.com, and he is a regular contributing writer. He was given a Patients' Choice Award in 2012 and Compassionate Doctor Recognition in 2013. Dr. Chong was also selected by his peers for inclusion on the Super Doctors ® list from 2015-2017. He was also selected as a Top Doctor 2017 by Castle Connolly.

Dr. Chong enjoys volunteering his time and skills, both locally and abroad. He has had numerous students and residents do rotations with him. He also serves as a Clinical Instructor in Orthopaedic Surgery at the University of Southern California, where he was awarded the Francis J. Schiller, M.D. Voluntary Faculty Award. Most recently, he visited rural China on a medical missions trip, where he performed corrective surgeries and also instructed local doctors.

Among Dr. Chong’s areas of expertise are shoulder stabilizations, rotator cuff repairs, knee and elbow ligament reconstructions, meniscus repairs, and cartilage transplants. He also specializes in arthritis and joint replacements of the knee, hip, shoulder, and elbow.

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Services Offered



Sports medicine
Rotator cuff repair
Mensicus repair
Shoulder surgery
Cartilage grafting
Shoulder and elbow surgery
Shoulder and elbow sports medicine
Hip and knee sports medicine
Minimally invasive orthopaedic surgery
Cartilage restoration
Knee arthroplasty
Arthroscopic anterior cruciate ligament reconst...

Qualifications and Experience



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Education & Training

Stanford University
Fellowship, Sports Medicine, 2005 - 2006

Sports Orthopedic & Rehabilitation
Fellowship, Sports Medicine, 2005 - 2006

University of Southern California - LAC+USC Medical Center
Residency, Orthopedic Surgery, 2000 - 2005

University of Southern California
Class of 2000

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Certifications

American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery
Orthopaedic Surgery

American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery
Orthopaedic Sports Medicine

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Medical Licenses

CA State Medical License
2001 - 2021

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Hospital Affiliations

Southern California Orthopaedic Center
Current Affiliation
Pomona, CA

Pomona Valley Hospital Medical Center
Current Affiliation
Pomona, CA

San Antonio Regional Hospital
Current Affiliation
Upland, CA

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Awards

Top Doctor
Castle Connolly, 2017-2018

Southern California Super Doctor
Super Doctors, 2015-2018

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Professional Memberships

Christian Medical and Dental Association - CMDA
Member

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Publications



PubMed

Computed tomography study of radial head morphology.
J Shoulder Elbow Surg
Itamura, J.M., Roidis, N.T., Chong, A.K., Vaishnav, S., Papadakis, S.A., Zalavras, C.
2008-03-01
11 citations

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