Hee Kit Wong

Wong Hee Kit

Appointment(s)
  • Professor, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery
  • Senior Consultant, University Spine Centre, University Orthopaedics, Hand & Reconstructive Microsurgery Cluster, National University Health System
Administrative Appointment(s)
  • Chair, University Orthopaedics, Hand & Reconstructive Microsurgery Cluster, National University Health System
Academic Qualifications
  • MBBS, National University of Singapore, Singapore
  • MMed (Surg), National University of Singapore, Singapore
  • M.Ch.Orth, University of Liverpool, United Kingdom
  • FRCS, Royal College of Surgeons and Physicians of Glasgow, United Kingdom
  • FAMS, Academy of Medicine, Singapore
Research Interest(s)
  • Spinal Deformity
  • Back Pain
  • Spinal Fusion
  • Scoliosis
  • Complex Spinal Reconstruction
Recent Publications
  • 1. Liu G, Hasan MY, Wong HK. 2018 Jan. Subcrestal Iliac-Screw: A Technical Note Describing a Free Hand, In-line, Low Profile Iliac Screw Insertion Technique to Avoid Side-connector Use and Reduce Implant Complications. Spine. 43(2):E68-E74. doi: 10.1097/BRS.0000000000002239.
  • 2. Lin S, Hey HWD, Lau ETC, Tan KA, Thambiah JS, Lau LL, Kumar N, Liu KPG, Wong HK. 2017 Nov. Prevalence and Predictors of Pressure Injuries from Spine Surgery in the Prone Position. Spine. 42(22):1730-1736. doi: 10.1097/BRS.0000000000002177.
  • 3. Hey HWD, Lau ETC, Wong GC, Tan KA, Liu GKP, Wong HK. 2017 Nov. Cervical Alignment Variations in Different Postures and Predictors of Normal Cervical Kyphosis. Spine .42(21):1614-1621. doi:10.1097/BRS.0000000000002160.
  • 4. Hey HWD, Lau ETC, Tan KA, Lim JL, Choong D, Lau LL, Liu KPG, Wong HK. 2017 Oct. Lumbar Spine Alignment in Six Common Postures An ROM Analysis With Implications for Deformity Correction. Spine. 42(19):1447-1455. doi: 10.1097/BRS.0000000000002131.
  • 5. Shi P, Abbah SA, Chuah YJ, Li J, Zhang Y, He P, Wong HK, Goh JCH. 2017 Oct. Yolk shell nanocomposite particles as bioactive bone fillers and growth factor carriers. Nanoscale. 9(38):14520-14532. doi:10.1039/c7nr03093b.