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SUNY Downstate Health Sciences University

Department of Surgery


photo of Joon Hong, M.D.

Joon Hong, M.D., F.A.C.S

Professor of Surgery

Department of Surgery at SUNY Downstate Health Sciences University

Tel: (718) 270-3168 • Fax: (718) 270-4789


Background and Expertise:

Dr. Hong has performed over a thousand transplants over the course of more than 20 years in kidney transplantation.

In addition to being an expert transplant surgeon, Dr. Hong is a well recognized leader in arterio-venous access surgery for dialysis.

Dr. Hong's professional and academic expertise is recognized by both patients and colleagues alike.