Cheri Ong, MD
Cheri Ong, MD
Plastic Surgery | Ong Plastic Surgery
Dr. Cheri Ong is a board certied plastic surgeon providing professional care in reconstructive surgery of the breast. Dr. Ong's extensive training and years of experience allow her to utilize the most advanced surgical techniques and technologies available to give her patients safe, eective and personalized results.
Dr. Ong received an undergraduate degree from Taylor’s College of Melbourne, Australia, after which she completed medical school at Thomas Jeerson University in Philadelphia. She then completed an internship at the University of Hawaii and her general surgery residency at the University of Arizona. She then trained in plastic surgery at Nashville’s Vanderbilt University. Dr. Ong owned and operated a private plastic surgery practice in Tucson for ve years before moving her practice to Phoenix. As a breast cancer reconstructive surgery expert, Dr. Ong works closely with other breast cancer treatment professionals such as breast surgeons, medical oncologists and radiation oncologists to ensure that patients obtain natural, attractive aesthetic results to augment their cancer treatments.
Dr. Ong recognizes that breast cancer treatment can be overwhelming and therefore makes it a priority (or “takes the time”) to understand individual patient lifestyles and aesthetic goals to help choose the best reconstructive procedure for each individual. Along with reconstructive surgery, Dr. Ong has a passion for the use of radiofrequency technology. She is a pioneer in the use of the technology in women’s health, also allowing her to eectively treat breast cancer patients experiencing various consequences of anti-estrogen therapy such as vaginal dryness and laxity.