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Orthopaedic Surgery

 

Dr Joseph Name Datuk Dr. Joseph Yap Chong Kiat DPSM BCM
Designation Consultant Orthopaedic & Trauma Surgeon
Specialty   Orthopaedic Surgery
Qualification MBBS (Malaya), FRCS (Edinburgh), FRCS, RCPS (Glasgow), AM (Mal), AO Fellowship (Canada)
Suite Number S8
Clinic Hours Monday to Thursday : 9.00am - 6.00pm
Wednesday : 6.30pm - 9.30pm
About the Doctor

Datuk Dr. Joseph Yap Chong Kiat graduated with a medical degree from University of Malaya in 1990. He went on to obtain double fellowships from The Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh and The Royal College of Surgeons and Physicians of Glasgow in 1995.He is a member the Academy of Medicine of Malaysia and the Malaysian Orthopaedic Association. In 1999, he was Ambassador of the Malaysian Orthopaedic Association to the Hong Kong Orthopaedic Congress of Medicine, where he presented original papers on Humeral fractures and Radial nerve injuries. He also obtained an AO Fellowship at Sunnybrook Hospital at Toronto, Canada in 2004.

Datuk Dr. Yap has extensive experience in fracture fixation and trauma surgery, including minimally invasive forms of surgery. He is a member of the Malaysian Osteoporosis Society and has special interest in the treatment of osteoporosis. He has vast experience in the treatment of spine, knee and other joint problems, both by conservative methods (non surgical), and by means of surgery.

Datuk Dr. Yap is presently a Resident Consultant Orthopaedic and Trauma Surgeon at Tropicana Medical Centre.

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 alt Name Dr. Soong Kean Leong
Designation Consultant Orthopaedic, Arthroplasty & Sports Injury Surgeon
Specialty   Orthopaedic Surgery
Qualification MD (Taiwan), MSOrtho (UM), CMIA (NIOSH), Fellow in Joint Reconstructive Surgery (Monash, Aus)
Suite Number S9
Clinic Hours Monday to Friday : 9.00am - 5.00pm
Saturday : 9.00am - 1.00pm
About the Doctor Dr. Soong Kean Leong brings to Tropicana Medical Centre over 15 years of experience in medicine, specialising in Orthopaedics and Sports Injury Surgery. He was previously attached to Hospital Putrajaya where he headed the Accident & Emergency Department and the Orthopaedic Department. In addition he was also instrumental in the development of the Knee Division in Hospital Putrajaya.

Having obtained his Fellowship in Arthroscopy and Arthroplasty Surgery in Monash Medical Center, Australia in 2005, Dr. Soong has since progressed from conventional approach to master navigated arthroplasty procedures to ensure better surgical outcomes for his patients using the latest technologies available, with keen interests in biologics and wound management. Being an all rounder, Dr. Soong also includes niche minimal invasive techniques for degenerative spinal surgeries as part of his portfolio. Today, Dr. Soong is a Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon at Tropicana Medical Centre.
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 alt Name Dr. Mohammad Nawar
Designation Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon - General & Paediatric Orthopaedic and Traumatology
Specialty   Orthopaedic Surgery
Qualification MBBS (Malaya), MS Ortho (Malaya), CMIA (NIOSH)
Suite Number S3
Clinic Hours Tuesday & Saturday : 9.30am - 1.00pm
About the Doctor Dr. Nawar obtained both his MBBS and Masters in Orthopaedics Surgery from University Malaya. He was trained in General Orthopaedic and Spine Surgery with a special interest in Paediatric Orthopaedics. Besides, Dr. Nawar has been actively involved as a Senior Lecturer/Surgeon and Medical Officer in the Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Faculty of Medicine in UMMC as well. With over 10 years of experience in this field, Dr. Nawar has served in various hospitals in Malaysia and obtained handful of awards too. In addition, he is one of the Top 10 selected astronout candidate in the Malaysia National Astronaut Programm. Currently, he is a Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon at Tropicana Medical Centre.
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 alt Name Dr. K Sivanathan A/L Kanagarayar
Designation Consultant Orthopaedic & Arthroplasty Surgeon
Specialty   Orthopaedic Surgery
Qualification MBBS (Malaya), FRCS (Edinburgh), M.Med.Surgery (Singapore), M.S. Orthopaedics (Malaya), AM (Malaya) CMIA (NIOSH), Fellowship in Arthroplasty & Arthroscopy (England)
Suite Number S2
Clinic Hours Saturday : 10.00am - 12.00pm
About the Doctor A member of the Malaysian Orthopaedic Association and Academy of Medicine Malaysia, Dr. Siva has over 15 years of experience in the field of medicine with a strong focus in Orthopaedics and Arthroplasty. Having served in Hospital Kuala Lumpur for over six years, Dr. Siva has developed his skills and knowledge in general orthopaedics, traumatology, spine surgery and arthroplasty.

A pioneer in hip resurfacing arthroplasty in Malaysia, Dr. Siva also holds a keen interest in the latest techniques for navigational surgery of the hips, knees and shoulders. In addition, Dr. Siva has paved the way for innovations in orthopaedics by spearheading research projects in computer aided surgery, mathematical analysis of the MRI scans of the knees with suspected meniscal injuries as well as a multicentre research study comparing the biomechanical parameters between the Birmingham Hip and ASR resurfacing implants. Currently, Dr Siva is a Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon at Tropicana Medical Centre.
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 alt Name Dr. Tan Chor Ngee
Designation Consultant Orthopaedic & Spine Surgeon
Specialty   Orthopaedic Surgery
Qualification MBBS (MAHE), MS ORTHO (UM), Fellowship in Spine (Singapore)
Suite Number S10
Clinic Hours Wednesday & Friday : 5.00pm - 8.00pm
About the Doctor  
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 alt Name  Dr. Yeong Yew Kwan
Designation Consultant Orthopaedic Foot & Ankle Surgeon
Specialty   Orthopaedic Surgery
Qualification

MBBS, MS Ortho (UKM), CMIA (NIOSH), Fellowship in Foot and Ankle Surgery (S'pore & USA)

Suite Number  S2
Clinic Hours

Wed & Fri : 6.30pm – 9.30pm     
*by appoinment only

About the Doctor

Dr. Yeong Yew Kwan brings to Tropicana Medical Centre over 15 years of experience in medicine, sub-specializing in Reconstructive Foot and Ankle Surgery. After obtained his Master of Orthopaedics in 2004, he then developed a keen interest in Adult Reconstructive Foot and Ankle Surgery. Dr. Yeong did his clinical fellowship training in Trauma and Reconstructive Foot and Ankle Surgery in Singapore General Hospital and Penn State Medical Centre. At present, he is the only few trained foot and ankle surgeons in the country.

His main works pertaining to foot and ankle are: 

  • Correction of leg, foot and ankle deformities.
  • Trauma or Fracture of foot and ankle.
  • Sports injuries of the foot and ankle.
  • Minimally invasive foot and ankle surgery. These include tendon endoscopic procedures, ankle and subtalar joint arthroscopy. 
  • Diabetic neuropathic ulcer and Charcot arthropathy.
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  Name  Dr. Hisham Kunhimon 
Designation Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon
Specialty   Orthopaedic Surgery (General, Traumatology and Arthroplasty)
Qualification MBBS (UM), MS Ortho (UKM), CMIA (NIOSH)
Suite Number S6
Clinic Hours

Monday - Wednesday : 9.00am - 6.00pm

Thursday : 2.00pm - 6.00pm

Friday - Saturday : 9.00am – 1.00pm

About the Doctor

Dr Hisham brings to Tropicana Medical Centre, 20 years of excellent clinical experience for which he had received award of excellence 3 times during his tenure.   Specialized in the field of Orthopedics Dr Hisham has vast experience various facets Orthopedics and trauma care.

Dr Hisham has special interest and undergone training in various places in Europe in the field of Joint Replacement subspecialty where he has received training in computer navigated arthoplasty surgeries, a technique he utilises regularly.

He is also responsible for setting up a structured arthroplasty and related patient care programs in Hospital Selayang where he had practiced for 11 years. 

Dr Hisham is also well versed in wound care techniques, limb reconstruction and bone transport using Ilizarov technique.
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