John H. Wong

Assistant Professor

Clinical Neurosciences

Full Member

Hotchkiss Brain Institute

M.D. (Doctor of Medicine)


Research and teaching

Research areas

  • Stroke

Research activities

His research includes the clinical and radiological outcomes of patients harboring aneurysms, carotid stenosis, vascular malformations, and stroke. He also actively participates in the radiosurgical treatment of patients in the Alberta Radiosurgery Centre at the Tom Baker Cancer Centre. He is Assistant Director of the Neurosurgery residencey training program, and President of the Alberta Neurosurgical Society (Section of the Alberta Medical Association).


Dr. Wong received his medical doctorate, neurosurgical residency training, and Masters Degree at the University of Alberta in Edmonton from 1990 to 1998. As a result of additional sub-specialty training in neurovascular surgery at Yale University and further specialization in interventional neuroradiology in New York City, he is one of the few Neurosurgeons with dual Fellowship training in both open cerebrovascular neurosurgery and minimally invasive endovascular therapy of the brain and spine.