Residency Program Director
B.A., UC Berkeley, Berkeley, California, 1988
Duke University Medical Center, Durham, North Carolina, 2001-2002
UC Davis — East Bay, Oakland, California, 1993-1996
UC Davis — East Bay, Oakland, California, 1998-1999
Christine M. Kleinert Institute for Hand and Microsurgery, Louisville, Kentucky, 2001
American Board of Surgery, 2000
American College of Surgeons
American Medical Association
American Society for Reconstructive Microsurgery
American Society of Plastic Surgeons
California Society of Plastic Surgeons
Christian Medical-Dental Society
University of California, Davis Surgical Society
Select Honors and Awards:
2nd Place, 6th Glaxo Wellcome Trauma and Intensive Care Research Competition, 1998
Finalist, 5th Pharmacia/Upjohn Trauma Research Competition, 1997
Barnabas Award, Asian American Christian Fellowship, 1988
National Research Service Award, Fellowship Training Grant #5 - T32 GM07560-20, 1996
Invited Speaker, First World Congress for Plastic Surgeons of Chinese Descent,
Pathways to Leadership Program, American Society of Plastic Surgeons,
Plastic Surgery Excellence in Teaching Award,
Visiting Professor, First Affiliated Hospital of Soochow,
Visiting Professor, Shanghai East Hospital,
Select Recent Publications:
Raman J, Lehmann S, Zehr K, De Guzman B, Aklog L, Garett HE, MacMahon H, Hatcher B, Wong MS. Sternal Closure with Rigid Plate Fixation versus Wire Closure: A Randomized Controlled Multicenter Trial. Annals Of Thoracic Surgery. 2012;94:1854-61
Chou SS, Sena MJ, Wong MS. Use of SternaLock plating system in acute treatment of unstable traumatic sternal fractures. Ann Thorac Surg. 2011 Feb;91(2):597-9.
Kuo JH, Troppmann C, Perez RV, Wong MS. Panniculectomy in preparation for renal transplantation: a new indication for an old procedure to reduce renal transplantation-associated wound complications. Plast Reconstr Surg. 2011 Dec;128(6):1236-40.
Raff GW, Wong MS. Sternal plating to correct an unusual complication of the Nuss procedure: erosion of a pectus bar through the sternum. Ann Thorac Surg. 2008 Mar;85(3):1100-1.
Wong MS, Kim J, Yeung C, Williams SH. Breast necrosis following left internal mammary artery harvest: a case series and a comprehensive review of the literature. Ann Plast Surg. 2008 Oct;61(4):368-74.