YUNG, Shing-yat Colin

YUNG, Shing-yat Colin 容承逸


Associate Consultant, Division of Orthopaedic Trauma, Hospital Authority

ORCID iD: 0000-0003-2624-3441

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Resident specialist in the Division of Orthopaedic Trauma at Queen Mary Hospital since 2021. Colin has been the Chief Resident of the Department since 2019. He is active in teaching and training of orthopaedic residents. Although his clinical workload has been intense as the resident specialist in the Division of Orthopaedic Trauma; he spares time and enjoys clinical and basic science research in orthopaedic traumatology. He is a member of the Hong Kong West Cluster 3D Printing Working Group.

Clinical interests

  • Orthopaedic trauma
  • Geriatric trauma
  • Elective trauma surgery
  • 3D Printing applications in Orthopaedic trauma
  • Reverse Shoulder replacement

Significant publications

  • 1. A previously unreported type of extra-articular triplane fracture: A revised classification system. Colin S Yung, Evelyn E Kuong and Wang Chow. Journal of Orthopaedic Surgery 2019:27(1) 1–7
  • Unicompartmental knee arthroplasties in Hong Kong: 15 years of experience in a teaching hospital. Colin S Yung, Man Hong Cheung, Henry Chun Him Fu, Ping Keung Chan, Chun Hoi Yan and Kwong Yuen Chiu. Journal of Orthopaedic Surgery 2019:27(2) 1–9
  • The prevalence and impact of cervical spine pathologies in patients with nasopharyngeal carcinoma. Colin S Yung, Dennis Kwok Chuen Leung, Jason Pui Yin Cheung. Oral Oncology 2019 90:48–53
  • What every orthopaedic surgeon should know about COVID-19: A review of the current literature. Colin S Yung, Kevin Chi Him Fok, Ching Ngai Leung, Wong Yat Wa. Journal of Orthopaedic Surgery. May 2020. doi:10.1177/2309499020923499
  • Operative management of midshaft clavicle fractures demonstrates better long-term outcomes: A systematic review and meta-analysis of randomised controlled trials.  Michael Zhipeng Yan; Osama Farouk; Wing-sze Yuen; Sung-ching Yeung; Christie Wong Wing-yin; Sonia Choi-ying Wong; Walter Wang Si-qi; Elaine Tian; Shireen Rashed; Colin Shing Yat Yung et al.. PLOS ONE 17(4). 2022