Procedures Performed

About

Lesley Wong specializes in general reconstructive plastic surgery, including breast reconstruction and post-traumatic injuries, microsurgery, burn surgery, and wound management. She also has an interest in cosmetic breast and body-contouring procedures.

After receiving her medical degree from Cornell University Medical College, Dr. Wong completed a residency in general surgery at New York University Medical Center and one in plastic surgery at Johns Hopkins University. She also completed fellowships in research and burn/critical care at the Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine.

Prior to coming to the University of Kentucky, Dr. Wong was director of the Burn Unit and Wound Healing Center at Erlanger Health Systems and was on the faculty of the University of Tennessee College of Medicine in Chattanooga.

Dr. Wong currently is the Program Director of the University of Kentucky Integrated Residency in Plastic Surgery and Professor of Plastic Surgery. Her current research includes outcomes of breast reconstruction and tissue perfusion.

Faculty Rank

  • Professor of Surgery

Training & Education

Degree

Weill Cornell Medical College, New York

Residency

New York University, School of Medicine
Johns Hopkins Hospital, Baltimore

Fellowship

Johns Hopkins Hospital, Baltimore

Certifications and Special Training

American Board of Plastic Surgery
American Board of Surgery
American Board of Surgery, Surgical Critical Care
Fellow of the American College of Surgeons

Insurance Information

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Ratings & Reviews

4.76 out of 5
17 Reviews

The star rating is a calculation based on feedback from our patients using our nationally-recognized Press Ganey Patient Satisfaction Survey. Learn more about our survey process. Responses are measured on a scale of 1 to 5 with 5 being the best score.

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    The resident was excellent and was very thorough. The Attending spent 30 seconds in the room.

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    Incomplete directions on treating the wound, not informed of expectations for healing.

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    They are very good, informative and dedicated to taking care of their patient's

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    I was extremely pleased

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    Dr. Wong and her team has been a blessing to me. This was my 5th excess skin removal.
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      No problem in recommending.
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      Dr wong is outstanding
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      Excellent Dr
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      Dr Wong and all In wound clinic from beginning to end of care (for approx 11 months) have been wonderful In every aspect of care.
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      Dr. Wong is amazing. She truly cares for her patients and my surgery results were amazing.
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      Dr. Wong is an excellent surgeon.
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      Dr. Wong is absolutely amazing! I've referred a few people to her.
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      I had the best visit
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      Dr. Yong and her staff are great they make you feel so at ease while they are doing there exam and they explain everything so you understand It.
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      Explained things for me when I ask
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      Very good.
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      *Dr. Wong and the assistant were very caring and answered all my questions never making me feel like they were in a hurry.