Welcome New Pain Management Specialist
Memorial Hospital Welcomes Dr. Tong Zhu, M.D. PhD. specializing in pain medicine to Specialty Clinic team.
Dr. Tong Zhu specializes in pain medicine, physical medicine and rehabilitation. He received his medical degree from Tongji Medical College of Huazhong University of Science and Technology, Wuhan, China. He completed his internship for General Surgery at Allegheny General Hospital / West Pennsylvania Hospital, Pittsburgh, PA. He completed his residency for physical medicine and rehabilitation and fellowship for pain medicine at UT Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas , TX. Dr. Zhu is board certified by the American Board of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation and American Board of Pain Medicine. He will begin seeing patients in Memorial Hospital's Specialty Clinic in July 2021.
Dr. Zhu evaluates and treats conditions related to: Neck and Back Pain, Nerve-Related Pain, Joint and Muscle Pain, and performs in-office injections.
Neck and Back Pain
Degenerative disc disease
Facet joint syndrome
Failed back syndrome
Complex regional pain syndrome:
Joint And Muscle Pain:
Joint pain: Arthritis in major joints such as the hip, knee and shoulder
Vertebral compression fractures
Sacroiliac (SI) joint pain
In Office Injections:
Trigger point injection
He holds outpatient clinics at Memorial Hospital on the 1st and 3rd Tuesday of each month. Physician referrals are required.