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. Liao JCY, He M, Gan AWT, Chong AKS. 2017 Nov. 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.
  • 2. Foo GL, Ramruttun AK, Cheah AE, Chong AKS, Foo TL. 2017 Mar. Biomechanics of Internal Fixation Modalities for Middle Phalangeal Base Fracture Dislocation. The Journal of Hand Surgery (Asian-Pacific Volume). 22(01). doi: 10.1142/S0218810417500022.
  • 3. Cheah AEJ, Foo TL, Liao JCY, He M, Chong AKS. 2016 Oct. 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.
  • 4. Wong JZH, Lahiri A, Sebastin SJ, Chong AKS. 2016 Jan. Factors associated with failure of free gracilis flap in reconstruction of acute traumatic leg defects. Journal of Plastic Surgery and Hand Surgery. 50(3):125-129. doi: 10.3109/2000656X.2015.1119697.