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Dorothy L. Wong, M.D.

Specialties : Internal Medicine
Languages : English
Areas of expertise : Geriatrics

(928) 336-2110

Accepts New Patients

Location

Yuma Regional Medical Center Health Clinics
2851 S. Avenue B, Suite 2503
Yuma, AZ 85364
Phone: (928) 336-2110

Care Philosophy

My patient care philosophy has always been to look after the total person, all 360 degrees, from the emotional component to the physical and spiritual components. Fully understanding my patients helps me to provide the best care possible.

Dorothy Wong, M.D. completed her medical degree from the University of Alberta in Alberta Canada. She continued her education and training at the University of Alberta to complete a residency in internal medicine, physical medicine and rehabilitation and geriatric medicine. 

Dr. Wong held a chair and vice chair position for the Department of Medicine at Yuma Regional Medical Center and is currently a board member for Yuma Rehabilitation Hospital. She currently practices at Yuma Regional Medical Center Internal Medicine. 
Medical Degree - University of Alberta in Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
Internal Medicine Residency - University of Alberta in Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation Residency - University of Alberta in Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
Geriatric Medicine Residency - University of Alberta in Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
Publications

1. Wong, D.L.P., Wilson A.F.: Stroke Unit- Effect on Mortality, Length of Stay, Readmission and Discharge Location. 1994 RCPS of Canada 345.

2. Wong, D.L.P., Bye G., Bchzed M., Visser A., Lee M.: The Application of FIM by an Interdisciplinary Team in AGARU. October, 1992 CAO No. 60.

3. Ikuta R., Wong D.L.P.: The Functional Independence Measure on an Acute Geriatric Assessment and Rehabilitation Unit. October, 1992 CAO No. 278.

4. Wong D.L.P., Bellamy A., Toller-Lobe G.: Factors Predictive of Stroke Outcomes. June 1992 CPAC No. 328.

5. Wong D.L.P., McCracken P.N., McGann P.E.: Geriatric Medicine Electronic Self Assessment Test. October, 1991. Abstract in Canadian Geriatric Undergraduate Education Meeting.

6. Wong D.L.P., Toller-Lobe G., Bellamy L.A.: Predictive Factors Influencing Stroke Outcome. Abstract for the Glenrose Rehabilitation Hospital Research Foundation.

7. Wong D.L.P., Toller-Lobe G., Bellamy L.A.: Predictive Factors Influencing Rehabilitation of Stroke. February, 1991. Abstract for Glenrose Rehabilitation Hospital Research Foundation.

8. Kaufman W.K., Wong D.L.P.: Evidence of Multiple Receptors Mediating Fluid Secretion in Salivary Glands of Ticks. Eur. J. Pharm. 1983 Jan 28; 87(1) 43-52.

9. Wong D.L.P., Kaufman W.K.: Potentiation by Spiperone and other Butyrophenone on Fluid Secretion by Isolated Salivary Glands of the Ioxdid Tick. Eur. J. Pharm. 1981 July 17; 73(2-3).
 
Internal Medicine and Geriatrics
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