Hwee Weng, Dennis Hey

Hey Hwee Weng, Dennis

  • Assistant Professor, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery
  • Consultant, University Spine Centre, University Orthopaedics, Hand & Reconstructive Microsurgery Cluster, National University Hospital
Academic Qualifications
  • M.B.B.S., National University of Singapore (Singapore)
  • M.R.C.S., Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland (Ireland)
  • M.Med (Orth), National University of Singapore (Singapore)
  • M.C.I., National University of Singapore (Singapore)
  • F.R.C.S (Orth), Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh (Edinburgh)
  • F.A.M.S., Academy Medicine of Singapore (Singapore)
  • Fellowship Accreditation (Spine Surgery) Hokkaido, Japan / - Sapporo Orthopaedic Hospital - Center for Spinal Disorders - Hokkaido Medical Center - Hokkaido Chuo Rosai Hospital - Spinal Cord Injury Center - Hokkaido Orthopaedic Memorial Hospital - Eniwa Hospital
  • Fellowship Accreditation (Spine Surgery) Seoul, Korea / - Seongnam, South Korea - Kyung Hee University Hospital at Gangdong - Kyung Hee University Medical Center (Dongdaemun-gu) - Seoul National University Bundang Hospital - Wooridul Hospital (Gangnam-gu)
  • Fellowship Accreditation (Spine Surgery) Lyon, France - Centre Médico-Chirurgical de Réadaptation (CMCR) des Massues
  • Fellowship Accreditation (Spine Surgery) Berlin / Munich / Bogen, Germany / - Evangelisches Waldkrankenhaus Spandau (Berlin) - Schon Klinik Munchen Harlaching (Munich) - Pro-Spine, Klinik Bogen-Kreiskrankenhaus (Bogen)
Research Interest(s)
  • Complex Spinal Instrumentation and Deformity Correction
Recent Publications
  • 1. Hey HWD, Chan CX, Wong YM, Sng JW, Ong HY, Tan CS, Liu KPG, Wong HK, Quek ST. SPINE (2018). The effectiveness of full body EOS compared to conventional chest X-ray in preoperative evaluation of the chest for patients undergoing spine operations - a preliminary study.
  • 2. Hey HWD, Tan MKL, Moorthy V, Lau ETC, Lau LL, Liu KPG, Wong HK. European Spine Journal (2018). Normal Variation in Sagittal Spinal Alignment Parameters in Adult Patients - An EOS Study Using Serial Imaging.
  • 3. Hey HWD, Tan KA, Ho VC, Azhar S, Lim JL, Liu KPG, Wong HK. The Spine Journal (2017). Radiologically defining horizontal gaze using EOS® imaging - A prospective study of healthy subjects and a retrospective audit.
  • 4. Hey HWD, Tan KA, Kantharajanna SB, Teo QA, Chan CX, Liu KPG, Wong HK. The Spine Journal (2017). Using spinopelvic parameters to estimate residual lumbar lordosis assuming previous lumbosacral fusion - A study of normative values.
  • 5. Hey HWD, Kim CG, Lee WG, Juh HS, Kim KT. The Spine Journal (2017). Supra-acetabular line is better than supra-iliac line for coronal balance referencing - A study of perioperative whole spine X-rays in degenerative lumbar scoliosis and ankylosing spondylitis patients.