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Published on November 07, 2017

Mercy Orthopedic Associates Welcomes New Physician

Philadelphia, Pa. (November 7, 2017) — Mercy Orthopedic Associates has added a new Orthopedic Specialist to its staff: Christopher Chong, MD.

Dr. Chong received his medical degree from Drexel University College of Medicine in Philadelphia, PA. He completed a residency in family medicine at Crozer Chester Medical Center in Chester, PA, where he received the Society of Teachers in Family Medicine Award for Best Teacher and Crozer Center for Family Health Resident of the Year Award. Dr. Chong also completed a fellowship in Primary Care Sports Medicine at Crozer-Keystone Health System in Springfield, Pa., Previously Dr. Chong was a team physician for Interboro High School and a team fellow for the Philadelphia Union and for the University of Delaware football program.

“We are pleased to bring Dr. Chong to the Mercy Health system,” said Bill Strimel, President of Mercy Physician Network. “His experience as a fellowship-trained sports medicine physician will greatly benefit patients in receiving the personalized care they need to restore function and motion and return them to an active lifestyle.”

For more information or to schedule an appointment with Dr. Chong, please call 610.237.2770, or visit

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