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YEE, King Hang Dennis

MBBS (HK), MRCSEd, FRCS (Edin), FHKCOS, FHKAM(Orthopaedic Surgery)


Honorary Clinical Assistant Professor

Division of Orthopaedic Trauma

Division of rehabilitation

Research and clinical interest

  • Orthopaedic trauma of wrist, elbow, shoulder, hip and acetabulum, knee and ankle
  • Osteoporotic injuries
  • Amputee rehabilitation, targeted muscle reinnervation
  • Trauma rehabilitation


  • Harry Fang Gold Medal Award of Hong Kong College of Orthopaedic College
  • Distinguished Young Fellow nominated by Hong Kong College of Orthopaedic Surgeons
  • Exchange Ambassador, Hong Kong Orthopaedic Association


  • Asia Pacific Orthopaedic Association Trauma Fellowship (2019)
  • Prof Jong-Keon Oh, Korea University Guro Hospital Orthopaedic Trauma team (2018)


  • Hong Kong Orthopaedic Association research grant (2019)
  • Title of project: The use of tranexamic acid in Chinese elderly patients undergoing femoral nailing for intertrochanteric fracture: A randomized controlled trial
  • AOTAP Research Grants (2019)
  • Title of project: Determining the optimal amount of micromotion for rapid fracture healing using a novel electronic linear servo motor actuator


  • Graham Ka-Hon Shea, Karen Hoi-Ting So, Kin-Wai Tam, Dennis King-Hang Yee, Christian Fang, Frankie Leung. Comparing three different techniques of patella fracture fixation and their complications. Geriatric Orthopaedic Surgery & Rehabilitation 2019; Vol 10: 1-8
  • Siu Him Janus Wong, Xinshuo Christian Fang, King Hang Dennis Yee, Tak Man Wong, Cheuk Ting Terence Pun, Tak Wing Lau, Ka Li Frankie Leung. Hip fracture time-to-surgery and mortality revisited: mitigating comorbidity confounding by effect of holidays on surgical timing. International Orthopaedics (SICOT) (2018).
  • Christian Fang, Chun-Hoi Yan, Dennis Yee, Tak-Wing Lau, Tak-Man Wong, Frankie Leung. Restoration of Humeral Bone Stock Two Years After Internal Fixation of a Periprosthetic Fracture with a Loose Stem. A Report of Two Cases. JBJS Case Connector: January-March 2017 – Volume 7 – Issue 1 – p e17
  • Dennis K. H. Yee, Christian Fang, T. W. Lau, Terence Pun, T. M. Wong, Frankie Leung. Seasonal Variation in Hip Fracture Mortality. Geriatric Orthopaedic Surgery & Rehabilitation 2017; Vol 8, Issue 1, pp. 49 – 53
  • Yee DKH, Cheng HC. Hip Arthroplasty for Treatment of Atypical Femoral Fracture with Pre-existing Hip Osteoarthritis. Journal of Orthopaedics, Trauma and Rehabilitation 2016;21:1-5
  • Grace Yuen, Dennis KH Yee, Christian Fang, Tak-Wing Lau, Frankie Leung. Screw length in volar locking plate fixation for distal radial fractures. Journal of Orthopaedic Surgery 2015;23(2):164-7
  • Dennis KH Yee, KY Chiu, CH Yan, FY Ng. Review article: Joint aspiration for diagnosis of periprosthetic infection. Journal of Orthopaedic Surgery 2013;21(2):236-40
  • WP Yau, AWM Fok, DKH Yee. Tunnel Positions in Transportal Versus Transtibial Anterior Cruciate Ligament Reconstruction: A Case-Control Magnetic Resonance Imaging Study. Arthroscopy, 2013, 29(6):1047-1052
  • Dennis K.H. Yee, Dino Samartzis, Yat Wa Wong, Keith D.K. Luk, Kenneth M.C. Cheung. Infective Spondylitis in Southern Chinese: A descriptive and comparative study of 91 cases. SPINE Volume 35, Number 6, pp 635–641