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Melissa H. Kong M.D.

Cardiac Electrophysiologist | Clinical Cardiac Electrophysiology

1950 University Ave Suite 160 Palo Alto CA, 94303

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Dr. Melissa Kong is a Cardiac Electrophysicist practicing in Palo Alto, CA. Dr. Kong performs testing procedures on patients hearts electrical system in order to assess timing and abnormalities associated with electrical activities of the heart. Adult Cardiac Electrophysiologists are trained to treat irregular heartbeats, and carry out electrophysiology studies or ablations.

Education and Training

Duke University School of Medicine 2004

Board Certification

Internal MedicineAmerican Board of Internal MedicineABIM

Provider Details

FemaleEnglish

Treatments

  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Failure
  • Varicose Veins
  • Atrial Flutter
  • Vascular Disease

Fellowships

  • Duke University Medical Center  
  • University Medical Center  

Melissa H. Kong M.D.'s Practice location

Practice At 1950 University Ave Suite 160

1950 University Ave Suite 160 -
Palo Alto, CA 94303
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New patients: 650-617-8100
Fax: 650-327-2947

Dr. Melissa Kong, MD

DUMC Box 31294 -
Durham, NC 27710
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New patients: 919-684-4111

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