Cheng Hong, MD, PhD

Clinical Associate of Radiology

Cheng Hong MD, PhD, is an expert in diagnostic neuroradiology. He specializes in the interpretation of X-ray, MRI, CT angiography and nuclear imaging (PET/CT and SPECT) for conditions of the brain, spine, head and neck.

Dr. Hong’s scientific interests include research in neuroradiology, cardiovascular imaging and chest imaging. He has given presentations at many national and international radiology meetings. The author of more than 60 abstracts and articles in imaging journals, Dr. Hong is also a reviewer for the American Journal of Roentgenology and the Chinese Medical Journal.

Practice Location

The University of Chicago Medicine
5841 S. Maryland Avenue
Chicago, IL 60637

Year Started Practice


Medical School

Huazhong University of Science & Technology

Internship and Residency

Tongii Hospital, Wuhan, China


Tongii Hospital, Wuhan, China (radiology)
The University of Chicago Medicine (neuroradiology and advanced neuroradiology)

Additional Graduate Degree

PhD, Ludwig Maximilians University, Munich, Germany (radiological science)


Chinese Medical Society
Radiological Society of North America

Languages Spoken



Office Phone

(773) 702-3654

Office Fax

(773) 702-1161

Office Postal Address

Cheng Hong MD, PhD
University of Chicago Medical Center
5841 S. Maryland Avenue, MC 2026
Chicago, IL 60637

Physician Photo

Clinical Interests

  • Radiology
  • Diagnostic radiology
  • Diagnostic neuroradiology
  • Head and neck imaging
  • Magnetic resonance imaging
  • CT angiography
  • Diagnostic nuclear radiology (PET/CT and SPECT)

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Selected Publications

View a partial list of Dr. Hong's publications through the National Library of Medicine's PubMed online database.