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. Sirisena, R., Lahiri, A., Chong, A. K. -S., & Foo, T. -L. (2018). Surmounting the Learning Curve of Core Suture Placement with Tendon Repair Simulator. The Journal of Hand Surgery (Asian-Pacific Volume), 23(02), 217-220. doi:10.1142/S2424835518500236
  • 2. Liao, J. C. Y., He, M., Gan, A. W. T., Wen, F., Tan, L. P., & Chong, A. K. S. (2018). The effects of bi-functional anti-adhesion scaffolds on flexor tendon healing in a rabbit model. Journal of Biomedical Materials Research - Part B Applied Biomaterials. doi:10.1002/jbm.b.34077
  • 3. Foo, G. -L., Ramruttun, A. K., Cheah, A. E., Chong, A. K. -S., & Foo, T. -L. (2017). Biomechanics of Internal Fixation Modalities for Middle Phalangeal Base Fracture Dislocation. The Journal of Hand Surgery (Asian-Pacific Volume), 22(01), 14-17. doi:10.1142/S0218810417500022
  • 4. Liao, J. C. Y., He, M., Gan, A. W. T., & Chong, A. K. S. (2017). The Effects of Autologous Platelet-Rich Fibrin on Flexor Tendon Healing in a Rabbit Model. Journal of Hand Surgery, 42(11), 928.e1-928.e7. doi:10.1016/j.jhsa.2017.06.098
  • 5. Cheah, A. E. -J., Foo, T. -L., Liao, J. C. -Y., He, M., & Chong, A. K. -S. (2016). Post-Reduction Stability of the Proximal Interphalangeal Joint after Dorsal Fracture Dislocation—A Cadaveric Study. The Journal of Hand Surgery (Asian-Pacific Volume), 21(03), 382-387. doi:10.1142/S2424835516500387