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Betty Caroline Tong, MD, MS, MHS

Associate Professor of Surgery
Office: Room 3589, Duke South - White Zone, Durham, NC 27710
Campus Mail: DUMC Box 3531MED Ctr, Durham, NC 27710

Education and Training

  • M.H.S., Johns Hopkins University, 2009
  • M.D., Duke University, 1999
  • M.S., Georgia Institute of Technology, 1995

Publications

Rhodin, Kristen E., Cierra S. Hong, Lindsey A. Olivere, Elizabeth P. Howell, Vinay K. Giri, Kurren A. Mehta, Taofik Oyekunle, et al. “Implementation of a Surgical Oncology Disparities Curriculum for Preclinical Medical Students.” J Surg Res 253 (September 2020): 214–23. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jss.2020.03.058.

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Nobuhara, Chloe K., W Michael Bullock, Thomas Bunning, Brian Colin, Mary Cooter, Michael J. Devinney, Michael N. Ferrandino, et al. “A protocol to reduce self-reported pain scores and adverse events following lumbar punctures in older adults.” J Neurol 267, no. 7 (July 2020): 2002–6. https://doi.org/10.1007/s00415-020-09797-1.

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Farrow, Norma E., Selena J. An, Paul J. Speicher, David H. Harpole, Thomas A. D’Amico, Jacob A. Klapper, Matthew G. Hartwig, and Betty C. Tong. “Disparities in guideline-concordant treatment for node-positive, non-small cell lung cancer following surgery.” In J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg, 160:261-271.e1, 2020. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jtcvs.2019.10.102.

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Tailor, Tina D., Betty C. Tong, Junheng Gao, Louise M. Henderson, Kingshuk Roy Choudhury, and Geoffrey D. Rubin. “Utilization of Lung Cancer Screening in the Medicare Fee-for-Service Population.” Chest, June 17, 2020. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.chest.2020.05.592.

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Ferket, Bart S., Vinod H. Thourani, Pierre Voisine, Samuel F. Hohmann, Helena L. Chang, Peter K. Smith, Robert E. Michler, et al. “Cost-effectiveness of coronary artery bypass grafting plus mitral valve repair versus coronary artery bypass grafting alone for moderate ischemic mitral regurgitation.” J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 159, no. 6 (June 2020): 2230-2240.e15. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jtcvs.2019.06.040.

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Expert Panel on Thoracic Imaging, Jeffrey P., Kathryn M. Olsen, Shawdi Manouchehr-Pour, Edwin F. Donnelly, Travis S. Henry, Mark F. Berry, Phillip M. Boiselle, et al. “ACR Appropriateness Criteria® Hemoptysis.” J Am Coll Radiol 17, no. 5S (May 2020): S148–59. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jacr.2020.01.043.

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Expert Panel on Thoracic Imaging, Jeffrey P., Christian W. Cox, Jonathan H. Chung, Jeanne B. Ackman, Mark F. Berry, Brett W. Carter, Patricia M. de Groot, et al. “ACR Appropriateness Criteria® Occupational Lung Diseases.” J Am Coll Radiol 17, no. 5S (May 2020): S188–97. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jacr.2020.01.022.

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Expert Panels on Vascular Imaging, Thoracic Imaging, and Neurological Imaging, Karin E., Omar Zurkiya, Suvranu Ganguli, Sanjeeva P. Kalva, Jonathan H. Chung, Lubdha M. Shah, Bill S. Majdalany, et al. “ACR Appropriateness Criteria® Thoracic Outlet Syndrome.” J Am Coll Radiol 17, no. 5S (May 2020): S323–34. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jacr.2020.01.029.

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Jacobs, Corbin D., Junheng Gao, Xiaofei Wang, Jeffrey M. Clarke, Betty Tong, Neal E. Ready, Gita Suneja, Chris R. Kelsey, and Jordan A. Torok. “Definitive Radiotherapy for Inoperable Stage IIB Non-small-cell Lung Cancer: Patterns of Care and Comparative Effectiveness.” Clin Lung Cancer 21, no. 3 (May 2020): 238–46. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.cllc.2019.10.005.

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