Vascular and Interventional Radiologist
Dr. Michael D. Kwong joined Wake Radiology in 2003. Born in Saigon, Vietnam, Dr. Kwong grew up in Arlington, Texas. He completed his undergraduate studies at the Texas Academy of Mathematics and Science and attended college at the University of Texas at Austin. He completed medical school at the University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio. Dr. Kwong completed a diagnostic radiology residency at Boston University after an internal medicine internship at Mt. Carmel Medical Center in Columbus, Ohio. While in Boston, Dr. Kwong had a special interest in pediatric vascular and interventional radiology and completed visiting fellowships at Boston Children’s Hospital. He also completed a breast imaging and interventional visiting fellowship at Brigham and Women’s Faulkner Hospital’s Sagoff Breast Imaging and Diagnostic Centre. Dr. Kwong then went to the University of California San Diego where he completed a fellowship in vascular and interventional radiology.
Dr. Kwong is an interventional radiologist at Wake Radiology and has special clinical interest and certification to perform microsphere yttrium brachytherapy, vertebroplasty, Balloon Kyphoplasty, and percutaneous spinal interventions. He is board certified in diagnostic radiology by the American Board of Radiology (ABR). Dr. Kwong is a diplomat of the ABR as well as a member of the Society of Interventional Radiology (SIR), American College of Radiology (ACR), Radiological Society of North America (RSNA), and the North Carolina Medical Society (NCMS).
Dr. Kwong enjoys traveling.
- Imaging the Diagnosis of Thyroid Nodules, The Triangle Physician, 2011
- Varicocele Embolization Is Safe Alternative to Surgical Treatment, The Triangle Physician, 2011
- A Lump in Your Throat? What You Need to Know About Thyroid Nodules, Boom!, 2010
- Those Pesky Thyroid Nodules, Scannings, 2009