Currently Practicing at University of Mississippi Medical Center (UMMC), Jackson, MS
Past NeuroRhinology-Advanced Rhinology and Endoscopic Skull Base Surgery Fellow
Hometown: St. Louis, MO
Undergraduate Degree: University of Pennsylvania
MD: Drexel University College of Medicine
Residency: Louisiana State University – New Orleans
Hobbies: Always searching for the perfect cup of coffee, capitalizing on free guac opportunities at Chipotle, playing fantasy baseball, hiking/biking, playing tennis, rooting for my sports teams, collecting/tasting different types of whiskey
As otolaryngologists, we have unique opportunities to improve people’s lives. We manage aspects of our patient’s lives (such as communication, hearing, smell, taste, vision, swallow) that are crucial contributors to the human experience. The impact we can have on our patients, although not always life or death, can be the difference between feeling alive and just being alive.
The pathology and breadth of rhinology/skull base practice here is unparalleled. That coupled with stellar mentorship amongst faculty makes this an excellent training environment.
For recent publications, visit Dr. Kong’s PubMed listing.