Because of the extensive experience and education of the medical staff and the number of doctors available, we can only offer a brief summary of the Doctor's Bios. You will receive comprehensive physician histories with your medical estimates.
Following a sample of the excellent medical professionals available to meet your needs.
This doctor has been registered at the Malaysian Medical Council since 1982. The Cardiologist has been appointed as the Consultant Cardiologist in 1996. Previous appointments include, but are not limited to being a Cardiologist at the San Francisco, CA, USA Heart Institute, the Chief of Cardiology, Associate Professor and a Lecturer for the Department of Medicine. This particular Cardiologist has won many awards throughout his career. He also has been a Member of numerous Committees, Expert Panels, Advisory Boards, the International Lipid Board and is a Representative at the Asian Pacific Society of Cardiology.
This Cardiologist has published numerous articles in international and local medical journals on cardiology and coronary artery diseases. He is also involved in continuous medical education, involved in post graduate teaching and is regularly the invited faculty speaker at numerous local and international meetings.
The eye specialist featured is on of the most experienced opthalmic surgeons currently in practice in Malaysia, and is widely regarded as a highly competent ophthalmologist and surgeon. A pioneer in using photorefrative keratectomy (PRK) technique for correcting refractive errors, who subsequently started LASIK surgery using laser. Adept at cataract surgery using phaecoemulsification techniques, with continued interest in pediatric surgery as an acknowledged expert. This surgeon graduated top of class with MBBS (Distinction) in 1982 and obtained Masters of Surgery (Ophthalmology) in 1988. This specialist worked at the world renowned Tennent's Institute of Ophthalmology at the University of Glasgow under the eminent Professor Wallace Foulds and conferred fellowship of Royal College of Ophthalmologists in the UK. This eye specialist has published articles in the British Journal of Ophthalmology and has over 15 years experience in refractive surgery and over 20 years in conducting cataract surgery.
Plastic and Reconstructive Procedures
This Plastic and Reconstructive Surgeon is one of the most experienced surgeons currently in practice and has been registered with the Malaysian Medical Council since 1972. This accomplished surgeons appointments include, but are not limited to positions as General Surgeon and Senior Medical Officer at several prestigious hospitals and is a Consultant Plastic and Reconstructive Surgeon since 1989. He attended the Royal College of Surgeons in Dublin, Ireland in 1976 and the Royal Infirmary Edinburgh in Scotland in 1977 for FRCS Course I and II respectively. This surgeon also completed the Microsurgery Course at the Microsurgery Centre in Surrey Hills, Sydney, Australia, among numerous other Seminars and Instructional Courses in the UK, Asia and North America.
This Orthopedic Surgeon is another example of how experienced, well educated and talented the surgeons in our selected hospitals are. This surgeon registered at the Malaysian Medical Council in 1987 and is the Consultant Orthopedic Surgeon since 1995. Appointments include, but are not limited to Clinical Specialist at the Institute of Orthopedics and Traumatology, Orthopedic Surgeon, Chief Surgeon (Joint Replacement Unit) and the Medical Advisor (Bone Allograft) among many others. This surgeon's Memberships include the American Association of Hip and Knee Surgeon, the Asia Pacific Arthroplasty Association, British Orthopedic Association, Asia Pacific Orthopedic Association, among many others. This Surgeon has been teaching and attending numerous seminars, workshops and courses and is a Committee Member in many Organizations. His publications can be found in numerous Medical Journals. This Orthopedic surgeon specializes in Total Hip Joint and Knee Joint Replacement, Minimally Invasive Unicompartment Knee Joint Replacement, Computer Aided Joint Replacement and Revision Total Joint Replacement.
This Doctor is trained mainly in the management of Haematology malignancies and is one of the pioneers in Malaysia in adult bone marrow transplants. This doctor has 15 years experience and has done approximately 30 transplants a year since 1999. For the last 10 years he has been using blood stem cells. Stem cells can be extracted from the blood using a phoresis machine in the blood bank. This is a much more simple procedure and will be handled as an outpatient procedure. The donor does not actually have to undergo a morrow harvest procedure. Special interest include treatment of adult acute leukemia, bone marrow transplantation, including graft vs. host disease, stem cell transplantation, treatment of acute and chronic and myeloid leukemia, among other related research and treatments.