Clinical Professor
Allergy & Immunology
Research Interests:

Clinical Research in complementary and alternative medicine (CAM) including allergic and adverse reaction to herbal medicine and dietary supplement in various CAM practices.

B.Sc. University of Manitoba
MD University of British Columbia
Recent Publications:
  • Wong HCG.  Potential adverse and allergic reactions from complementary and alternative medicine (CAM) and other dietary supplements (DS).  Allergy Asthma Clin Immunol, 2006; 2(2): 68-73.
  • Wong HCG. Herbal medicine and psychiatric disorders. BC Med J 2007; 49(5):230-231.
  • Wong HCG. Side-effects of CAM/Chinese herbal meds. BC Med J 2008; 50(2):58.
  • Wong HCG. Unusual presentation of mercury poisoning. BC Med J 2008; 50(4):186-187.
  • Wong HCG. Patient consent. BC Med J 2009; 51(1):8.
  • Wong HCG. Re: Let’s support naturopathy. BC Med J 2009; 51(6):244-245.
  • Wong HCG. Potential allergic drug reaction from residual antibiotics present in livestock. BC Med J 2010; 52(8): 388.
  • Wong HCG. Trouble in toy land: Potential source of lead. BC Med J 2010; 52(1):10.
  • Wong HCG. Ephedrine: FDA and Health Canada. BC Med J. 2011;53(6):262-263.
  • Wong HCG. Naturopaths and prescription drugs. BC Med J. 2011;53(6):263.
  • Wong HCG. Real snake oil: Found? BC Med J. 2011;53(9):456.