Alphonsus Chong

Chong Alphonsus

Appointment(s)
  • Assistant Professor, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery
  • Senior Consultant, Department of Hand & Reconstructive Microsurgery, University Orthopaedics, Hand & Reconstructive Microsurgery Cluster, National University Health System
Administrative Appointment(s)
  • Head, Department of Hand & Reconstructive Microsurgery, University Orthopaedics, Hand & Reconstructive Microsurgery Cluster, National University Health System
Academic Qualifications
  • MBBS, National University of Singapore, Singapore
  • MRCS, Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh, United Kingdom
  • MMed (Orthopaedics), National University of Singapore, Singapore
  • FAMS, Academy of Medicine, Singapore
Research Interest(s)
  • Hand Surgery
  • Tendon Healing
  • Distal Radius Fracture
  • Paediatric Hand
  • Microsurgery
Recent Publications
  • 1. He M, Sebastin SJ, Gan AW, Lim AY, Chong AK. 2014 Sep. Biomechanical comparison of different suturing techniques in rabbit medial gastrocnemius muscle laceration repair. Ann Plast Surg. 73(3):333-5. doi: 10.1097/SAP.0b013e31827ae9b0. 24625509.
  • 2. He M, Gan AW, Lim AY, Goh JC, Hui JH, Lee EH, Chong AK. 2013 Dec. The effect of fibrin glue on tendon healing and adhesion formation in a rabbit model of flexor tendon injury and repair. J Plast Surg Hand Surg. 47(6):509-12. doi: 10.3109/2000656X.2013.789037. 23621097.
  • 3. Joethy J, Sebastin SJ, Chong AK, Peng YP, Puhaindran ME. 2013 Nov. Effect of negative-pressure wound therapy on open fractures of the lower limb. Singapore Med J. 54(11):620-3. 24276097.
  • 4. Chong AK, He M. 2013 Nov. Stem cells and biological approaches to treatment of wrist problems. J Wrist Surg. 2(4):315-8. doi: 10.1055/s-0033-1357761. 24436835.
  • 5. Liao JC, Chong AK, Tan DM. 2013 Oct. Causes and assessment of subacute and chronic wrist pain. Singapore Med J. 54(10):592-7; quiz 598. 24154586.