Dr Leong Hoo Kwong

ENT Surgeon (Ear, Nose and Throat) / Otorhinolaryngologist
36 years of experience

Specialty

ENT Surgery (Ear, Nose and Throat) / Otorhinolaryngology

Consultation Fee

$120 and above

Qualifications

MBBS (Singapore), FRCS (Glasgow), FAMS (ORL) (Singapore), FICS (USA), FAAO (USA)

What I do

Dr Leong Hoo Kwong provides services such as:Diagnosis, treatment and surgery of diseases of the ear, nose and throat
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Clinic Locations

Gilead Ear Nose & Throat Centre
Gleneagles Medical Centre
Suite #10-04
6 Napier Road, S 258499

Professional Statement

Dr Leong Hoo Kwong graduated MBBS from the National University of Singapore in 1982. After his internship, Dr Leong decided to pursue a surgical career. In 1984 he was awarded the Howard-Eddey Medal for being the top candidate in Southeast Asia for the Primary Surgical Fellowship Examination conducted by the Royal Australasian College of Surgeons. He completed the Final Surgical Examination in 1987 in the United Kingdom and was conferred the FRCS. On completion of his advanced training in 1990 and was awarded a Ministry of Health Scholarship for Overseas Subspecialty Advanced training. During the years 1991/1992, he trained with Professor Michel Portmann in ... See more [ + ]Bordeaux, France and Professor Ugo Fisch in Zurich, Switzerland. These are centers of international excellence for otology (middle ear surgery), neuro-otology (inner ear surgery) and microscopic skull base surgery. These became his areas of subspecialty interest. He was made a Fellow of Academy of Medicine, Singapore in 1991 and Fellow of International College of Surgeons in 1992.

On his return to Singapore, Dr Leong was appointed Senior Lecturer and Consultant in the University Department of Otolarygology, National University Hospital. He has written numerous academic papers which were published in local and international medical journals. He has also given many talks, lectures and presented research findings at local and overseas conferences. He also wrote a chapter on ear surgery in a text book titled Operative Otorhinolaryngology.

Dr Leong's practice covers all areas: medical and surgical of ENT practice. He has strong interest in ENT Allergy, Snoring & Obstructive Sleep Apnoea and Endoscopic Sinus Surgery. He also has extensive experience in Head and Neck Surgery including thyroid surgery. As a result of his subspecialty training and interest, he is also involved in performing complicated Skull Base Tumour Surgery and often called upon to team up with several renowned neurosurgeons for such operations. 

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Languages Spoken

English, French, Malay, Hokkien, TeoChew, Cantonese, Mandarin

Education

National University of Singapore

Awards and Publications

Beecham Book Prize in Biochemistry
Beecham Book Prize in Pharmacology
Hoops Medal in Obstetrics & Gynaecology
Howard-Eddey Medal, Royal Australasian College of Surgeons
Ministry of Health HMDP award for advanced training in Otology/Neuro-otology 

Professional Positions and Memberships

Fellow of the Royal College of Surgeons (FRCS), Glasgow, United Kingdom
Fellow of Academy of Medicine, Singapore (FAMS)
Fellow, Roll of Specialists (Otorhinolaryngology)
See more [ + ] Fellow of the International College of Surgeons (FICS), USA
Certificate of Specialist Registration in Otorhinolaryngology, Ministry of Health Singapore
Ear, Nose & Throat Specialist Registration, Singapore Medical Council
Fellow(International) of the American Academy of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery
Member, Prospere Meniere Society, USA
Member,Society of Otorhinolayngology Head & Neck Surgery, Singapore

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Accredited Hospitals

Gleneagles Hospital
Mount Elizabeth Hospital
Mount Elizabeth Novena Hospital
See more [ + ]Parkway East Hospital
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Insurances Accepted

AXA