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WONG, Yat-Wa 黃一華

MBBS(HK), FRCSEd, FHKCOS, FHKAM(Ortho)

Chief of the Division of Spine Surgery

Consultant and Honorary Clinical Professor

 

Biography

Prof. Yat-Wa Wong is currently a consultant Orthopaedic surgeon of Queen Mary Hospital, Hong Kong and the head of the Division of Spine Surgery, the University of Hong Kong. He has been full time doing spine surgery and spine rehabilitation since 1994 after completing his Orthopaedic training. Throughout the years subspecializing in spine surgery, he actively participates in many local and overseas academic organizations such as the Scoliosis Research Society and AOSpine. He was the chapter president of the Spine Chapter, Hong Kong Orthopaedic Association 2008-2009, and Fellowship and Reference Centre officer of AOSpine Asia Pacific 2007-2010. He is currently the treasurer of Asia Pacific Spine Society as well as an active fellow of the Scoliosis Research Society. His practice includes all aspects of spinal surgery especially the management of spinal degeneration, deformity, infection, trauma and neoplasms.