Prof. Angela Hong
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Prof. Angela Hong

Prof. Angela Hong
MBBS, MMed, PhD, FRANZCR, Radiation Oncologist

Languages spoken


Expert in

Melanoma, skin, sarcoma, lymphoma, neurological (SRS).



Mater Hospital, Sydney (Oncology)
Mater Hospital, Sydney (Oncology)

The Mater Hospital, 25 Rocklands road, North Sydney, NSW

-33.83166139694626, 151.20156682718073
St Vincent's Clinic Sydney (Oncology)
St Vincent's Clinic Sydney (Oncology)

Level A, 438 Victoria Street, Darlinghurst, NSW

-33.88048930337139, 151.22004591342085
North Shore
North Shore

North Shore Health Hub, Tower A, Level 1, 7 Westbourne Street, St Leonards NSW 2065, Australia

-33.82024297423824, 151.19062046149045

Specialises in

Blood cancer
Condition/Cancer/Blood Cancer
Brain & spine cancer
Condition/Cancer/Brain and Spine Cancer
Skin cancer
Condition/Cancer/Skin Cancer


Radiation therapy
Service/Cancer/Radiation Oncology
Service/Cancer/Radiation Oncology/Radiation Therapy

Special clinical interests in melanoma, skin, sarcoma, lymphoma, neurological (SRS).

Angela Hong is a Clinical Professor at the University of Sydney. Her expertise is in the management of melanoma and skin cancer, bone and soft tissue tumour (sarcoma), stereotactic radiosurgery and lymphoma. She is a clinician-scientist and is committed to both clinical and basic science research to advance the field of radiation oncology.

Professor Hong completed her undergraduate medical degree at the University of Sydney. She then moved to the USA to take up research role at the Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Centre, New York and the University of California, Davis. She returned to Australia to start her specialist training in radiation oncology at Royal Prince Alfred Hospital and completed her Master of Medicine and PhD degrees at the University of Sydney. She was awarded the prestigious Kaye Scott Prize by the Royal Australia and New Zealand of Radiologists for her exceptional performance during the fellowship examination.

Professor Hong is the author of over 100 peer-reviewed publications and treatment guidelines including the Australian Melanoma Clinical Practice Guideline and UptoDate. She is the principal investigator of several clinical trials in melanoma and sarcoma.

Professor Hong regularly presents at international conferences as well as locally to other specialists, registrars and allied health.


  • Scolyer, R., Atkinson, V., Gyorki, D., Lambie, D., O'Toole, S., Saw, R., Amanuel, B., Angel, C., Button-Sloan, A., Carlino, M., Ch'ng, S., Daneshvar, D., Esteves Domingues Pires da Silva, I., Ferguson, P., Gill, A., Gupta, R., Hong, A., Howle, J., Jackett, L., Lee, C., et al (2022). BRAF mutation testing for patients diagnosed with stage III or stage IV melanoma: practical guidance for the Australian setting. Pathology, 54(1), 6-19.
  • Rocha, L., Vilain, R., Scolyer, R., Lo, S., Drummond, M., Star, P., Fogarty, G., Hong, A., Guitera, P. (2022). Confocal microscopy, dermoscopy, and histopathology features of atypical intraepidermal melanocytic proliferations associated with evolution to melanoma insitu. International Journal Of Dermatology, 61(2), 167-174.
  • Der Sarkissian, S., Wong, X., Kossard, S., Hong, A., Sebaratnam, D. (2022). Kaposiform haemangioendothelioma in an adult: lack of response to topical sirolimus and response to radiotherapy. Clinical and Experimental Dermatology, 47(1), 192-193. 
  • Zhou, D., Bhadri, V., Luk, P., Ch'ng, S., Franks, D., Hong, A. (2022). Left cheek sclerosing rhabdomyosarcoma and development of isolated free flap donor site metastasis. BMJ Case Reports, 15(4), e248390. 
  • Connolly, E., Bhadri, V., Wake, J., Ingley, K., Lewin, J., Bae, S., Wong, D., Long, A., Pryor, D., Thompson, S., Strach, M., Grimison, P., Hong, A., et al (2022). Systemic treatments and outcomes in CIC-rearranged Sarcoma: A national multi-centre clinicopathological series and literature review. Cancer Medicine, 11(8), 1805-1816.
  • Yaseen, Z., Gide, T., Conway, J.,Potter, A., Quek, C., Hong, A., Long, G., Scolyer, R., Willmott, J. (2022). Validation of an Accurate Automated Multiplex Immunofluorescence Method for Immuno-Profiling Melanoma. Frontiers in Molecular Biosciences, 9(810858), 1-16.