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Dr Chong Kian Chun

Island Orthopaedic (Gleneagles Medical Centre)

6 Napier Road #02-16 Gleneagles Medical Centre Singapore 258499

Monday to Friday: 9.00 am – 5.00 pm
Saturday: 9.00 am to 1.00 pm
Sunday or Public Holidays: Closed

6474 5488

Island Orthopaedic (Mount Alvernia Hospital)

820 Thomson Road #01-01/02 Mount Alvernia Medical Centre A Singapore 574623

Monday to Friday: 9.00 am – 5.00 pm
Saturday: 9.00 am to 1.00 pm
Sunday or Public Holidays: Closed

6356 0588
Designation

Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon

Qualifications

MBBS (Singapore), MMed  (Singapore) (Orthopaedics), FRCS (Edinburgh)  (Orthopaedics)

Conditions Treated

• Acromio-clavicular joint stabilization and reconstruction.
• Ankle arthroscopy, ankle ligament repair and
stabilization.
• Cartilage repair surgery.
• Fracture care and joint dislocation treatment.
• Hip arthroscopy, including femoro-acetabular
impingement (FAI) decompression and labral repair.
• Knee arthroscopy, including ACL and PCL reconstruction,
MCL repair and reconstruction, postero-lateral (PLC)
repair and reconstruction, and multi-ligament knee
reconstruction.
• Meniscus surgery.
• Shoulder arthroscopy, including rotator cuff repair,
Bankart repair and stabilization, frozen shoulder
release.
• Sports injuries
• Surgery for patellar dislocation and instability.
• Tennis elbow release and tendon repair.

Medical Philosophy

“To care for all with compassion and competence.”

Education
  • Bachelor of Medicine, Bachelor of Surgery (MBBS), National University of Singapore
  • Master of Medicine in Orthopaedics (MMed), National University of Singapore
  • Fellowship, The Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh (FRCS) (Orthopaedics)
  • Subspecialty training in Sports Orthopaedics, University of British Columbia, Canada
Background
  • Former Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon, Changi General Hospital
  • Former Director of Orthopaedic Sports Service, Changi General Hospital
  • Subspecialty interest in minimally invasive arthroscopic reconstructive surgery of the shoulder, knee and hip, and the treatment of sports injuries
Academic & Research Contributions
  • Former member of the Orthopaedics Specialist Training Committee for training of all orthopaedic surgeons in Singapore
  • Former Clinical Lecturer at Yong Loo Lin Medical School, National University of Singapore
  • Conducted numerous workshops on shoulder and knee arthroscopy locally and overseas
  • Published numerous articles in peer-reviewed academic journals
Professional Memberships
  • Member, ISHA The Hip Preservation Society
  • Member, Singapore Orthopaedic Association
  • Honorary Secretary, Singapore Orthopaedic Association, 2009