Curriculum Vitae

PERSONAL DETAILS
ACADEMIC QUALIFICATION
(Qualification),(Field),(Institution),(Year)
  • MPlastSurg, PLASTIC SURGERY, UNIVERSITI SAINS MALAYSIA (USM)
  • MSurg, SURGERY, UNIVERSITI MALAYA (UM)
  • MD, MEDICINE, UNIVERSITI MALAYSIA SARAWAK (UNIMAS)
MEMBERSHIPS
(Organisation),(Role),(Duration),(Level)
  • PERLANTIKAN KUMPULAN PENTADBIR DAN PEGAWAI PELULUS, Committee Member, Since 2021 (University)
  • PANEL UNIVERSITI MALAYA IMPACT-ORIENTED INTERDISCIPLINARY RESEARCH GRANT PROGRAMME, Committee Member, Since 2021 (University)
  • Committee Member, Committee Member, Since 2021 (National)
  • College of Surgeons, Member, Since 2020 (National)
  • Plastic Surgery, Member, Since 2016 (National)
  • Academic Member, Member, Since 2004 (National)
  • TRAINER OF THE AMM BASIC SURGICAL TRAINING PROGRAM, Committee Member, Since 2021 (National)
  • PERSATUAN ADVOKASI KESIHATAN KANSER MALAYSIA, Member, Since 2021 (National)
  • Academic Member, Member, Since 2004 (National)
SPECIALIZATION
(Area)
Area of Expertise
  • Oculoplastic surgery (Blepharoplasty, entropion, double eyelid)
  • Hypertrophic scars (Injection, steroids, brachytherapy, scar reduction surgery)
  • Light Therapy (Adipose-Derived Mesenchymal Stem Cells)
  • Advanced wound healing (Anti-aging medicine, Skin substitutes)
  • SURGERY (Plastic Surgery, Burns, Skin tumours, Reconstruction)
  • Good Clinical Practice (Clinical Research)
  • Research Interest
  • Plastic surgery (Reconstruction)
  • Burn (Acute burn)
  • Stem cell (Adipose-Derived Mesenchymal Stem Cells)
  • Liposuction (Lipofilling, fat transfer)
  • Skin tumours (Basal cell carcinoma, squamous cell carcinoma)
  • Scar (Keloid, hypertrophic scars)
  • Graft (Skin and fat grafts)
  • Anti-aging medicine (Facial rejuvenation, face lift)
  • Advanced wound healing (Skin substitutes)
  • Oculoplastic surgery (Blepharoplasty)
  • PUBLICATIONS
    (Title of publication in APA style)
    WoS
    2021
    • Yap, W. H., Cheah, T. Y., Yong, L. C., Chowdhury, S. R., Ng, M. H., Kwan, Z., . . . Goh, B. H. (2021). Fibroblast-derived matrices-based human skin equivalent as an in vitro psoriatic model for drug testing. Journal of Biosciences, 46(3), 13. doi: 10.1007/s12038-021-00205-y
    Refereed Journals
    2020
    • Phyo, A. K., Mun, K. S., Kwan, K. C., Ann, C. C., & Kuppusamy, S. (2020). Genitourinary extramammary Paget's disease: review and outcome in a multidisciplinary setting. International journal of clinical and experimental pathology, 13(9), 2369 2376. (WoS)
    2017
    • Ong ECW, Kong CK. Massive Ruptured Malignant Phyllodes Tumour. JUMMEC 2017. 20(1): 8-10 (SCOPUS)
    2015
    • Chee-Kwan Kong, Teng-Lye Khoo, Arman Zaharil Mat Saad, Wan Azman Wan Sulaiman. 2015. Pedicled Anterolateral Thigh Fasciocutaneous Flap with Fascia Lata for Reconstruction of Large Full-Thickness Abdominal Wall Defect. International Medical Journal; 22(6); Pg 553- 5 (WoS)
    2010
    • CK Kong, AC Roslani, CW Law, DS Law, K Arumugam. Impact of socioeconomic class on colorectal cancer patient outcomes in Kuala Lumpur and Kuching, Malaysia. Asian Pacific J Cancer Prev 2010. 11:1-6. (WoS)
    • LB Chui, WT Ng, YS Sze, KS Yuen, YT Wong, CK Kong. Prospective randomized controlled trial comparing lightweight vs heavyweight mesh in chronic pain incidence after TEP repair of bil inguinal hernia. Surg Endosc 2010. 24(11):2735 2738 (WoS)
    2008
    • 1)Mahadevan D. Tata, Chee-Kwan Kong, Mohammed R. Abdul-Razak, Sharminithevi Paramalingam, Wing C. Yeen. Adjunctive Use of Superoxidized Solution in Chest Wall Necrotizing Soft Tissue Infection. Ann Thorac Surg 2009;87:1613-4, doi:10.1016/j.athoracsur.2008.10.019 (WoS)
    RESEARCH PROJECT
    (Project title),(Role),(Duration),(Level)
    Private Funding
  • Development and characterization of human fibroblast-derived matrices-based human skin equivalent as a novel in-vitro psoriatic model for drug testing, Consultant, 2015 - 2017 (National)
  • Geran Penyelidikan Universiti Malaya (UMRG)
  • A prospective, randomized trial to study the benefits and risks of infiltration of Bupivacaine + Epinephrine (Marcaine) before harvesting of split skin graft (SSG) under general anaesthesia, Principal Investigator(PI), 2012 - 2013 (National)
  • SUPERVISION
    Postgraduate Student
    (Title of Thesis),(Name of Candidates),(Institution),(Academic Level)
    Ongoing
    • Role of vascular endothelial growth factor in non-healing wounds, Wong Lai Fen, University of Malaya (UM) (Post Graduate Student)
    • Does glutamine-enhanced lipofilling help in reducing fat resorption, Dr Wong Ling Wei, University of Malaya (UM) (Post Graduate Student)
    • Preparing proposal, Vikinesan A/L Vijaya Kumar, University of Malaya (UM) (Post Graduate Student)
    • Clinical Trial of Leech Therapy, Tang Xue Jing, University of Malaya (UM) (Post Graduate Student)
    • -, TANG XUE JING, University of Malaya (MASTER)
    Completed
    • -, WONG LINGWEI, University of Malaya (MASTER)
    • -, WONG LAI FEN, University of Malaya (MASTER)
    • -, VIKINESAN A/L VIJAYA KUMAR, University of Malaya (MASTER)
    ACADEMIC/PROFESSIONAL SERVICES
    Expert Linkages
    (Linkages Description),(Organisation),(Duration of Involvement),(Level)
  • Organizing Committee Member, World Dermatology and Aesthetic Congress, 2019 (International)
  • External Examiner, Universiti Sains Malaysia, 2019 (University)
  • Academic/Technical Contribution
    (Activity),(Organisation),(Duration),(Role)
  • Chairman, World Dermatology and Aesthetic Congress, 2019 - 2019 (Chairman)
  • External Examiner, Universiti Sains Malaysia, 2019 - 2019 (Clinical Consultant )
  • PBL Trainer, Medical Education and Research Development Unit, Faculty of Medicine, UM, 2015 - 2015 (Clinical Consultant )
  • Main organizer for Fresh Cadaver Silent Mentor Plastic Surgery Flap Dissection Course, University Malaya, 2012 - 2012 (Chairman)
  • AWARD AND STEWARDSHIP
    (Name of Award/Stewardship),(Awarding Institution),(Year Awarded),(Type of Award)
    • Invitation to be a Editorial Board Member, Clinical Oncology Journal, 2020 (SERVICES)
    • CERTIFICATE OF EXCELLENT SERVICE, University of Malaya, 2019 (CERTIFICATE)
    • Cosmetic Surgery Awards 2018, Cosmetic Surgery & Health Magazine, 2018 (OTHERS)
    • Plastic Surgeon in the National Specialist Registrar, Academy of Medicine Malaysia, 2016 (SERVICES)
    • Surat Penghargaan, Pengarah, Pusat Perubatan Universiti Malaya, 2010 (SPECIAL)
    CONSULTANCY PROJECT
    (Project title),(Organisation),(Duration),(Role),(Level)
    • Jemputan Pemeriksa Luar Master Exam Klinikal di USM, Universiti Sains Malaysia, 01/12/2020 to 01/12/2020 (National)
    • Jemputan Pemeriksa Luar Master Exam Klinikal di USM, Universiti Sains Malaysia, 01/07/2019 to 01/07/2019 (National)
    • Plastic Surgery, University Malaya Specialist Centre, 01/12/2017 to 01/12/2020 (National)
    PAPER PRESENTED
    (Title),(Event),(Date Presented),(Organiser),(Level)
    CONFERENCE
  • Aesthetic Industry Under the New Normal, Candela APAC Virtual Expert Summit, 07/11/2020 to 08/11/2020, President of Candela Asia-Pacific (International)
  • INVITED SEMINAR
  • Chairing Aesthetic Medicine, Anti-Aging & Antioxidants Congress, Aesthetic Medicine, Anti-Aging & Antioxidants Congress, 22/04/2019 to 23/04/2019, Academy of Family Physicians Malaysia (National)
  • Aesthetic Surgery: Expectation & Reality, 3rd Annual Scientific Meeting 2015, 28/11/2015 to 29/11/2015, Malaysian Society of Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery (National)
  • Cosmetic Surgery, KCCS International Conference, 20/11/2015 to 22/11/2015, Korean College of Cosmetic Surgery (International)
  • Unlock the Potential of NPWT, 4th International NPWT Experts Meeting, 12/04/2013 to 13/04/2013, Smith & Nephew Wound Management (International)
  • INVITED SPEAKER
  • Anti-Aging, Aesthetic and Regenerative Medicine, 3rd World Congress Society for Anti-Aging, Aesthetic and Regenerative Medicine, 26/04/2019 to 28/04/2019, Society for Anti-Aging, Aesthetic and Regenerative Medicine (National)
  • Outcomes beyond skin grafts and flaps, Recognizing Skin Cancer Course, 08/11/2017 to 08/11/2017, Dermatology Unit, Faculty of Medicine (University)
  • Outcomes between usage of operating microscope and loupes for microastomosis of free flaps, Asian Pacific Federation of Societies for Reconstructive Microsurgery Conference, 03/07/2014 to 05/07/2014, Asian Pacific Federation of Societies for Reconstructive Microsurgery (International)
  • Burn Emergency, Burn and Plastic Seminar, 10/09/2012 to 10/09/2012, Jabatan Kejururawatan (University)
  • Management of Severe Burn Injury, Burn and Plastic Seminar, 10/09/2012 to 10/09/2012, Perkembangan Kejururawan, UM (University)
  • EVENT ORGANISER
  • Organizing Committee 21st World Dermatology and Aesthetic Congress, 21st World Dermatology and Aesthetic Congress, 22/04/2019 to 22/04/2019, Conference Series (National)
  • ORAL PRESENTER
  • Essentials of Facial Local Flaps in respecting Aesthetic units when reconstructing Skin Lesions, World Congress on Cosmetic Dermatology, 22/07/2019 to 23/07/2019, Clinical & Experimental Dermatology and Therapies (International)
  • Impact of Socio-economic status on Colorectal Cancer, Asia Pacific Conference of Cancer Prevention, 03/04/2010 to 06/04/2010, Asia Pacific Organization of Cancer Prevention (International)
  • PRESENTER
  • IMPROVED ANALGESIA FOLLOWING BUPIVACAINE WITH EPINEPHRINE INFILTRATION BEFORE SKIN GRAFT HARVESTING, AUSTRALIAN & NEW ZEALAND BURNS ASSOCIATION (40TH ASM) 2016 (ANZBA), 11/10/2016 to 14/10/2016, AUSTRALIAN & NEW ZEALAND BURNS ASSOCIATION (International)
  • VASCULAR GRAFT, LUNCH TALK, 22/08/2013 to 22/08/2013, RECONSTRUCTIVE SCIENCE, USM (University)