Dr. William K. Wong Jr., MD

Dr. Wong Dr. William K. Wong, Jr. is Board-Certified by the American Board of Ophthalmology, and is consistently voted one of the "Best Doctors in America"
and "Hawaii's Best Doctors" by Honolulu Magazine and Pacific Business News.
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Locations
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Hawaii Vision Clinic, Inc:

99-128 Aiea Heights Drive
Suite 703
Aiea, HI 96701

Phone: (808) 487-7938

Satellite Office:

1440 Kapiolani Boulevard
Suite 1212
Honolulu, HI 96814

Phone: (808) 487-7938

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Education
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Board Certification:

November, 2002 American Board of Ophthalmology

Residency:

1998-2001, Ophthalmology Resident

Brooke Army Medical Center

Ft. Sam Houston, TX

Internship:

1997-1998, Transitional Intern

Tripler Army Medical Center

Honolulu, HI

Medical Licensure:

1997, Medical and Surgical License

State of Hawaii Department of Commerce and Consumer Affairs

Medical School:

1993-1997, Doctor of Medicine

Jefferson Medical College

Philadelphia, PA

Post Baccalaureate:

1990-1991, Biological Science Studies

University of Hawaii

Honolulu, HI

Undergraduate:

1986-1990, B.S. Mechanical Engineering

Santa Clara University

Santa Clara, CA

Secondary School:

Punahou School

Honolulu, HI

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Appointments/Positions:
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2005-Current

President

Hawaii Vision Clinic, Inc.

Aiea, HI

2012- Current

Assistant Clinical Professor

John A. Burns School of Medicine

University of Hawaii

Honolulu, HI

2011-Current

Surgical Consultant to

Geoffrey Davis, MD

Aiea, HI

2010-Current

Surgical Consultant

Percy Chee, MD, FACS

Honolulu, HI

2010-Current

Treasurer - Hawaii Ophthalmological Society

2008-Current

Surgical Consultant to

Malcolm Ing, MD,

Kapiolani Medical Center

Honolulu, HI

2007-Current

Legislative Chairman - Hawaii Ophthalmological Society

2007-2011

Surgical Consultant to

Island Eye Center,

Pali Momi Medical Center,

Aiea, HI

2007-2008

Surgical Consultant to

Honolulu Eye Clinic,

Queen's Medical Center,

Honolulu, HI

2001-2005

Chief, Ophthalmology

Irwin Army Community Hospital

Fort Riley, KS

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Professional Training
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  • AMO Intralase Femtosecond Laser Certification - July, 2007
  • AMO ReZoom Multifocal IOL Implant Certification - August, 2007
  • Alcon ReStor Multifocal IOL Implant Certification - January, 2007
  • Alcon Toric IOL Implant Certification - July, 2007
  • Nidek EXCIMER Laser Certification Course - October 2005, Camarillo, CA
  • LADARVision EXCIMER Laser Certification Course- August 2002, Ft. Hood, TX
  • VISX STAR EXCIMER Laser Certification Course - April 2001, San Antonio, TX
  • Alcon Resident Education Course - February 2001, Dallas, TX
  • Bausch & Lomb C-LASIK Certification Course - December 2000, New Orleans, LA
  • Lancaster Ophthalmology Basic Science Course - June-August 1999, Waterville, ME
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Honors and Recognition
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  • Hawaii's Best Doctors - 2011-2013
  • Best Doctors in America - 2011-2013
  • Global War on Terrorism Medal
  • Global War on Terrorism Expeditionary Medal
  • Overseas Service Ribbon
  • National Defense Service Medal
  • U.S. Army Achievement Medal
  • Resident's Award - "Ocular Trauma from High-Pressure Water Cannon Toys." Society of Air Force Clinical Surgeons, Annual Meeting 1999, San Antonio, TX, April 1999
  • Resident's Award - "Ocular Trauma from High-Pressure Water Cannon Toys." USUHS Post-Graduate Course in Ophthalmology, Annual Meeting 1999, Washington, D.C., March 1999
  • Medical School Scholarship - United States Army Health Professions Scholarship Program, 1993-1997
  • State of Hawaii House of Representatives Commendation - for volunteer efforts in the 1991 Aloha Medical Mission to the Philippines
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Military Training Courses
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  • Officer's Basic Course - Fort Sam Houston, TX, 1994
  • Combat and Casualty Critical Care Course - Fort Sam Houston, TX, February 1998
  • USUHS Cataract Course - Uniform Services University of Health Science, Bethesda, MD, March 1999
  • Combined Humanitarian Assistance Relief Training Course -Fort Sam Houston, TX, November 2000
  • Ocular Pathology Course - Armed Forces Institute of Pathology, Washington, D.C, September 2000
  • Ocular Trauma Course - Uniform Services University of Health Science, Bethesda, MD, May 2000
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Professional Societies
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  • Hawaii Medical Association - 2010-present
  • Hawaii Ophthalmological Society 2006-present
  • American Board of Ophthalmology - 2002-present
  • American Academy of Ophthalmology - 1998-present
  • American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery - 1998-present
  • Association for Research in Vision and Ophthalmology - 1999-2002
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Research/Publications
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  • "Severe Airbag-Related Ocular Alkali Injury." with Barnes S; John A. Burns School of Medicine, Honolulu, HI; Affeldt, J; Dept. of Ophthalmology, Loma Linda University, Loma Linda CA, 2011 (Publication Pending)
  • "Corneal Wound Healing After Closure with Tisseel VH Fibrin Sealant: A Live Animal Study in New Zealand White Rabbits" with Chacko B; Dept. of Ophthalmology, Brooke Army Medical Center, San Antonio, TX; Nelson B; Pemberton J; USUHS, Bethesda, MD, 2000
  • "Efficacy of Tisseel VH Fibrin Sealant for Closure of Traumatic and Surgical Corneal Wounds." with Ng JD; Chacko B; Dept. of Ophthalmology, Brooke Army Medical Center, and Chalfin S; Kiel J; Ophthalmology Dept. University of Texas Health Science Center, San Antonio, TX, 2000
  • "Ocular Trauma from Water Cannon Toys." with Scribbick F, Dept. of Ophthalmology, Brooke Army Medical Center, 1999
  • "Effect of T'ai Chi on Plasma Cortisol, Balance, Subjective Stress, and Energy Levels in Healthy Young Adults." with J. Randall, M.D., Dept. of Family Medicine, and G. Brainard, Ph.D., Dept. of Neurology, Jefferson Medical College, 1995
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Presentations
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  • Barnes, S; Wong WK; Affeldt, J; Severe Airbag-Related Ocular Alkali Injury. -Association for Research in Vision and Ophthalmology - 2011 Annual Meeting, Ft. Lauderdale, FL. May 2011 (poster).
  • Wong WK; Scribbick, F; Ocular Trauma from High-Pressure Water Cannon Toys.
    -Brooke Army Medical Center - 5th Annual Trauma Symposium, San Antonio, TX, August 1999 (poster)
    -Association for Research in Vision and Ophthalmology - 2000 Annual Meeting, Ft. Lauderdale, FL. April 2000 (poster).
    -Alamo Clinical Conference, Annual Meeting 1999, San Antonio, TX, March 1999.
    -Society of Air Force Clinical Surgeons, Annual Meeting 1999, San Antonio, TX, April 1999 (Resident's Award)
    -USUHS Post-Graduate Course in Ophthalmology, Annual Meeting 1999, Washington, D.C., March 1999 (Resident's Award).
  • Wong WK; Ng JD; Chacko B; Chalfin S; Kiel J; "Efficacy of Tisseel VH Fibrin Sealant for Closure of Traumatic and Surgical Corneal Wounds".
    -Alamo Clinical Conference, Annual Meeting 2000, San Antonio, TX, March 2000.
    -Brooke Army Medical Center Trauma Conference 2000, San Antonio, TX, August 2000 (poster).
    -Association for Research in Vision and Ophthalmology - 2001 Annual Meeting, Ft. Lauderdale, FL. May 2001 (poster).
    -Singapore Eye Research Institute/ARVO - 2005 Annual Meeting,
  • Singapore, February 2005 (poster).
  • Wong WK; Chacko B; Scribbick F; Nelson B; Pemberton J; "Corneal Wound Healing After Closure with Tisseel VH Fibrin Sealant: A Live Animal Study in New Zealand White Rabbits".
    -Alamo Clinical Conference, Annual Meeting 2001, San Antonio, TX, March 2001.