Dr. Tong is a Stanford University Clinical Assistant Professor in the Division of General Medical Disciplines and is Medical Director of Veterans Outreach in the VA Palo Alto Health Care System. He completed his residency and chief residency in internal medicine at Stanford in 2006. Dr. Tong enjoys advocacy and community involvement through his role as Medical Director at the VA and as Co-Medical Director of the Stanford University School of Medicine student-run Arbor Free Clinic. His other interests are high-utilizing complex patients and his family.

Dr. Tong and his wife Dr. Jennifer Tong have three energetic children. Jennifer Tong is also Stanford Alumna (CRT ’05). She leads the inpatient EMR implementation for Santa Clara Valley Medical Center. The Tong Family welcomes their new extended family that has come in the form of the E4C and Stanford Alumni communities. "Growth and change are natural parts of life, we trust we will all do both well."