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Professor of Medicine (Pulmonary and Critical Care) at the Stanford University Medical Center
Current Research and Scholarly InterestsDr. Weinacker's research interests center around ICU outcomes. Her specific interests include primary graft dysfunction in lung transplant recipients.
Priscilla H. Wong, MD
Clinical Assistant Professor, Medicine - Pulmonary, Allergy & Critical Care Medicine
BioDr. Priscilla Wong is a Clinical Assistant Professor in the Division of Pulmonary, Allergy, and Critical Care Medicine at Stanford University School of Medicine. She is board certified in Allergy and Immunology and specializes in the treatment of allergic conditions, including asthma, chronic hives, eczema, and drug allergy.
Dr. Wong has authored articles on allergen immunotherapy and immunodeficiency published in the Annals of Allergy, Asthma & Immunology and the Journal of Allergy and Clinical Immunology: In Practice. Specifically, her research has included studying environmental aeroallergen trends, systemic reactions to immunotherapy, and the role of complement screening in the meningococcal vaccination era. She is passionate about continuing clinical research that expands our present understanding of allergic disorders.
In the clinic, Dr. Wong strives to practice precision medicine and individualize therapies targeting specific inflammatory pathways. She enjoys building relationships and improving the lives of patients experiencing allergic diseases. Dr. Wong’s curiosity and compassion energize her clinical practice, motivate her research, and form the foundation to her philosophy of compassionate patient care.
Dr. Wong has global experience serving as a physician and medical officer in the United States Air Force for the last 10 years. Prior to joining Stanford, she served as a physician leader at the 56th Medical Group at Luke Air Force Base in Arizona, where she practiced Allergy Immunology, taught medical students, and directed the operation of internal medicine and pediatric primary care clinics and ancillary services such as the cardiopulmonary lab.
A Bay Area native, she completed her undergraduate degree at Stanford and her medical degree at the Uniformed Services University School of Medicine, the nation’s federal medical school. She is board-certified in pediatrics, and completed a combined adult and pediatric allergy immunology fellowship at Wilford Hall Medical Center in San Antonio.
Dr. Wong has received numerous awards, including two Air Force Commendation Medals for Meritorious Service, as well as an Esprit de Corp Award upon graduation from medical school for demonstrating humanistic qualities and inspiring classmates toward their profession and service. Other honors include first place for Fellow Original Research Oral Presentation at the Harold S. Nelson Allergy Immunology Symposium at the American Academy of Allergy Asthma and Immunology Annual Meeting. She is excited to be back on the Farm and part of Stanford’s vibrant medical community caring for patients with allergic diseases.