Spine & Orthopaedic Surgeon
A/Prof Dr. Eugene Wong
MBBS, MS Ortho (Mal), Dip Surg Anat (Melb) AM (Mal)
Fellowship in Spine Surgery (NUH,Singapore ; Adelaide & Melb, Australia; Emory USA)
Fellowship in Orthopaedic Trauma Surgery (Melb, Australia)
Dr Eugene Wong is trained as an Orthopaedic Surgeon at the University Malaya. Prior to obtaining his specialist degree he has worked at various government hospitals in Malaysia – Alor Setar Hospital, Kuala Lumpur General Hospital, Putrajaya Hospital and Sungai Buloh Hospital.
He specializes in complex disorders of the entire spine in adult and pediatric patients. His interests lie in the treatment of all aspects of cervical, thoracic, and lumbar spinal disorders focusing on minimally and less invasive surgical techniques, adult and paediatric spine deformity, complex cervical and lumbar reconstructions, spinal tumour surgery and degenerative cervical and lumbar conditions. He has a special interest in spine-hip syndrome cases and is trained in hip arthroscopy and minimally invasive anterior total hip replacement.
Dr Wong is Fellowship trained in Spine Surgery at various eminent centres in Singapore, Australia and USA. He spent 6 months at the National University Hospital in Singapore, a year at Queen Elizabeth Hospital and Calvary Private in Adelaide, Australia. Further training and experience was acquired at the Austin Health and Royal Melbourne Hospital, Melbourne, Australia for 18 months. Deformity surgery experience was further acquired at the Royal Melbourne Hospital, Australia.
He was the Malaysian Orthopaedic Association (MOA) Ambassador to the 25th Annual Congress of The Hong Kong Orthopaedic Association in 2005 and twice nominated for the Traveling Fellowship for the Japanese Spine Research Society (JSRS) 2005 and 2006 to Japan.
Dr Eugene Wong has great interest in education and research. He has given numerous presentations at both national and international level meetings. His interest includes teaching surgical anatomy having qualified with the Postgraduate Diploma of Surgical Anatomy from the University of Melbourne. He is an active member of various societies which include the Malaysian Medical Association, Academy of Medicine Malaysia, SICOT, American Spinal Injury Association (ASIA), North American Spine Society (NASS) and American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons. (AAOS)
– Bone Pain – Fractures, Bruise, Osteoporosis, Cancer
– Joint Pain – Shoulder, Elbow, Wrist, Hand, Hip, Knee, Ankle, Foot
– Muscle Pain – Sprain, Tear, Spasm
– Cartilage – Wear, Defects
– Ligaments – Sprain, Tear
– Nerve – Numbness, Paralysis
– Spinal Cord – Spinal Cord Injury, Cancer, Compression
Diagnostic – Musculoskeletal Ultrasound, Needle Scope Discography
Noninvasive therapy – Laser, Shockwave, TENS, Myofacial, Needling
Minimal Invasive – Endoscopic Spine, Arthroscopy, Radiofrequency, Microscopic, Intradiscal
Reconstructive – Ilizarov, Joint Replacement, Cartilage Grafting, Limb Lengthening
Biologics – Prolotherapy, PRP, Stem Cell Therapy, Chondrocytes
Pain Management – Pain Mapping, Peripheral Nerve and Spinal Cord Stimulation
Level 4, Wisma Life Care,
5, Jalan Kerinchi, Bangsar South, 59200 Kuala Lumpur
Tel: 03-2241 3610 / 012 9087255