Senior Associate Dean of Clinical Medicine
Professor of Internal Medicine and Infectious Diseases
Office: (916) 686-7300
Cell: (916) 719-1672
Dr. Gordon A. Wong is the Senior Associate Dean of Clinical Medicine at California Northstate University College of Medicine. As a specialist with a consulting practice in pulmonary, infectious disease and critical care medicine, he was responsible for the recruitment of over 300 physicians from the community onto the impressive clinical faculty. This was an essential requirement to gain accreditation for the College of Medicine. Dr. Wong was one of the visionaries who developed the University River City Faculty Practice Plan.
Among his professional affiliations, Dr. Wong is a Fellow of the American College of Chest Physicians, a Fellow of the American College of Physicians, and a Member of the Infectious Diseases Society of America. He also served as the President of the American College of Chest Physicians, California Chapter, the President of the Infectious Diseases Society of Northern California, and the Chief of Staff at Mercy General Hospital.
As a healthcare leader, Dr. Wong serves as Chairman of the Board of River City Medical Group, an IPA of over 450 physicians and more than 160,000 patients. Over the course of thirty years, he has enriched the medical education of healthcare professionals by chairing two annual medical conferences in the region – the Infectious Diseases Symposium and the Pulmonary & Critical Care Symposium.
Dr. Wong is also a business leader, serving as President and Chairman of the Board of VORTRAN Medical Technology 1, Inc. and President and Chairman of the Board of VORTRAN Laser Technology, Inc.