Dr Wong Yue Shuen

Orthopaedic Surgeon
20 years of experience

Specialty

Orthopaedic Surgery, Sports Medicine

Qualifications

MBBS (S'pore), FRCS (Edin), MSc (Biomedical Eng)

What I do

Dr Wong Yue Shuen provides treatments for following conditions such as:
- Foot and ankle surgery
- Sports, degenerative, dance and traumatic foot conditions
- Sports surgery including knee and shoulder surgery
- Total ankle replacement
See more [ + ]- Treatment of slipping peroneal tendons
- Calcaneal fractures
- Achilles tendon injuries
- Ankle instability

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Clinic Locations

Orthopaedics International
Gleneagles Hospital Annexe Block #02-42
6A Napier Road, Singapore 258500

Orthopaedics International
Camden Medical Centre #03-02
1 Orchard Boulevard, S 248649

Orthopaedic International
Mount Alvernia
Medical Centre Block D, #08-61
820 Thomson Road, S 574623
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Professional Statement

Dr Wong Yue Shuen is an Orthopaedic Surgeon practicing at Gleneagles Hospital, Singapore. He graduated from the National University of Singapore (NUS) Faculty of Medicine in 1989. He has special interests in foot and ankle surgery including sports, degenerative, dance and traumatic foot conditions, and Sports Medicine and Sports Surgery including knee and shoulder surgery.

Dr Wong Yue Shuen manages the full range of foot and ankle problems including total ankle replacement, and has been working on developing new techniques in the treatment of slipping peroneal tendons and calcaneal fractures. Other frequently managed problems include ankle instability, Achilles tendon ... See more [ + ]injuries and the treatment of osteochondral disorders of the ankle.

He was admitted as a Fellow to the Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh in 1994 and completed his residency in Orthopaedic Surgery in 1999. He was then awarded the Ministry of Health HMDP Scholarship to train at the University of Pittsburgh and the UPMC Centre for Sports Medicine, specialising in treatment in disorders of the Foot and Ankle.

Subsequent to his fellowship, Dr Wong went on to complete a Master's of Science in Biomedical Engineering at the Nanyang Technological University, focusing on Orthopaedic Biomechanics, Sports Engineering, and Rehabilitation Engineering. He also won an award for 'Outstanding Project Dissertation' for his work in Ankle Prosthesis design for the treatment for ankle and subtalar joint arthritis.

Dr Wong Yue Shuen is a clinical lecturer to the Yong Loo Lin School of Medicine at NUS and a regular lecturer and past committee member for the Specialist Training Committee for Orthopaedic Surgery. He is also an Instructor for the Advanced Trauma Life Support Course and has been a regular lecturer at the School of Health Sciences, Nanyang Polytechnic. 

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Languages Spoken

English, Spanish, Mandarin

Education

National University of Singapore, Faculty of Medicine
See more [ + ] Fellow to the Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh
University of Pittsburgh
UPMC Centre for Sports Medicine, specialising in treatment in disorders of the Foot and Ankle
Masters of Science in Biomedical Engineering, Nanyang Technological University, focusing on Orthopaedic Biomechanics, Sports Engineering, and Rehabilitation Engineering

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Awards and Publications

Awarded 'Outstanding Project Dissertation' for his work in Ankle Prosthesis design for the treatment for ankle and subtalar joint arthritis
Awarded Ministry of Health HMDP Scholarship to train at the University of Pittsburgh and the UPMC Centre for Sports Medicine, specialising in treatment in disorders of the Foot and Ankle
Published numerous scientific articles in areas such as sports medicine and disorders of gait, orthopaedic trauma, dance medicine, total ankle arthroplasty, degenerative flat foot, diabetic foot, and clinical biomechanics
Co-authored a book chapter on the surgical techniques for Total Ankle Replacement
Former reviewer for numerous journals including Foot and Ankle International, Singapore Medical Journal and Journal of the Academy of Medicine, Singapore

Professional Positions and Memberships

Visiting Consultant, Changi General Hospital
Former Visiting Consultant at Alexandra Hospital and National University Hospital
Formerly Senior Consultant and Director of the Sports Medicine Centre, Alexandra Hospital
See more [ + ] Formerly Clinical Lecturer, Yong Loo Lin School of Medicine, National University of Singapore
Lecturer and past Committee Member, Specialist Training Committee for Orthopaedic Surgery

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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