Our Board Certified Pain Management Physician

Dr. John K. Hong

Dr. John K. Hong, Gateway Spine, Bolingbrook ILDr. John K. Hong is the President of Gateway Spine & Pain Physicians. He is a diplomate of the American Board of Anesthesiology with additional board certification in Pain Medicine. He completed his undergraduate and medical school training at Cornell University in New York and Tufts University in Boston. After a Surgery internship, he went on to an Anesthesia residency at Rush University Medical Center. He then graduated from a Pain Management fellowship at the University of Illinois at Chicago.

Dr. Hong founded Gateway Spine & Pain Physicians with the mission of providing the highest level of care to those suffering from pain. Since the inception in 2007, he has developed a reputation of excellence among his peers and within the community. He is a frequent lecturer of pain management topics in the Chicago area. Dr. Hong holds extensive knowledge and experience in multidisciplinary and interventional pain medicine. His goal is to minimize pain and improve quality of life by providing compassionate, personalized care and using evidence based treatments.

Dr. Hong is a staff member of Adventist Bolingbrook, Hinsdale, and La Grange Hospitals, as well as Advocate Good Samaritan Hospital. He is an active member of the American Academy of Pain Medicine, American Society of Interventional Pain Physicians, International Spine Intervention Society, and North American Neuromodulation Society.

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