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Dr Wong Thien Chong Marcus

Dr Wong Thien Chong Marcus
Dr Wong Thien Chong Marcus
  • Wong's Plastic Surgery Centre

    Address

    6 Napier Road #07-13
    Gleneagles Medical Centre
    Singapore 258499

    Tel
    Fax
    6479 2954
  • Specialty

    • Plastic Surgery
  • Qualifications

    • Bachelor of Medicine
    • Bachelor of Surgery- MBBS(S'pore)
    • Member of Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh- MRCS(Edinburgh)
    • Master in Medicine (Surgery)- M Med (Surgery)
    • Fellow of the Academy of Medicine of SIngapore (Plastic Surgery)- FAMS (Plastic Surgery)
  • Languages Spoken

    • English
    • Hokkien
    • Mandarin

Background

  • Dr Marcus Wong is a Ministry of Health accredited Senior Consultant Plastic Surgeon. He was Founding Head of the Plastic Surgery Service at Tan Tock Seng Hospital, with an interest in eyelid surgery, breast enhancement and reconstruction, face lift and body contouring.
  • Dr Wong was Chairman of the Chapter of Plastic, Reconstructive and Aesthetic Surgery from 2011-2015, and has been a Council Member of the College of Surgeons, Academy of Medicine Singapore since 2011. He was also Assistant Professor at Nanyang Technological University, Senior Clinical Lecturer at the Yong Loo Lin School Of Medicine, and Clinical Teacher at the Lee Kong Chian School of Medicine.
  • He has held appointments as Program Director for the National Healthcare Group (NHG) plastic surgery residency program and Residency Advisory Committee (RAC) member for national plastic surgery residency training program. Dr Wong was a member of the Singapore Medical Council (SMC) Working Committee for the Review of Guidelines of Aesthetic Practices for Doctors (2008, and has completed several overseas fellowships in aesthetic and reconstructive microsurgery in places such as Taiwan, People’s Republic of China, South Korea, Brazil, and the United States of America.
  • In addition to publishing extensively in multiple peer-reviewed journals such as Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Annals of Plastic Surgery and the Journal of Plastic, Reconstructive and Aesthetic Surgery, he is also a reviewer for the Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery Global journal and has been invited to present at multiple international medical conferences. Besides being invited to conduct instructional workshops, Dr Wong has also performed live surgeries at various international meetings. His other accomplishments include the award of multiple research grants from the National Healthcare Group (NHG), Nanyang Technological University (NTU), Agency for Science, Technology and Research (A*STAR), and the National Medical Research Council (NMRC), as well as industry grants from companies such as Novus Scientific and Osteopore.
  • He was nominated for the Young Surgeons Award from the Asian Surgical Association in 2003 and was awarded the Health Manpower Development Program Scholarship in 2007, and the Gold Medal from the Academy of Medicine in 2008 for outstanding performance in the national plastic surgery board examination.
  • In his free time, Dr Wong has volunteered in numerous medical missions to countries such as Indonesia, Cambodia, Myanmar and China under the auspices of organisations such as the Singapore Armed Forces, Tzu Chi Foundation, Song Heng Association, Singapore International Foundation and Rotary International.

Awards

  • National Medical Research Council/NUS Individual Research Grant September 2002.
  • Expanded Polytetrafluorethylene As a Microvascular Graft: A Study of Four Different Lengths in a Rabbit Model. Principal Investigator.
  • National Medical Research Council/0824/2004. End-to-side anastomoses for stretch expanded polytetrafluorethylene in a rabbit epigastric free flap model. Principal Investigator.
  • Health Manpower Development Programme (HMDP) Training Award in Plastic, Reconstructive and Aesthetic Microsurgery with Professor Hung-Chi Chen, Taiwan in 2007
  • College of Surgeons, Academy of Medicine, Singapore Gold Medal in Plastic Surgery in 2008
  • NTU-NHG Innovation Grant. DSRB 2012/00071: Development of a novel tissue engineering approach for microsurgical flap coverage.
  • A*STAR-NTU-NHG Skin Research Grant. SRG/14003 (2014). Therapeutic Improvement of Scarring.

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