Dr Choon Seng Chong, Mbbs, Mmed (surgery) FRCS (Edin) - National University of Hospital

Dr Choon Seng Chong

Mbbs, Mmed (surgery) FRCS (Edin)

National University of Hospital

Singapore

Main Specialties: Colon & Rectal Surgery

Additional Specialties: Colorectal Surgeon, Assistant Dean

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Dr Choon Seng Chong, Mbbs, Mmed (surgery) FRCS (Edin) - National University of Hospital

Dr Choon Seng Chong

Mbbs, Mmed (surgery) FRCS (Edin)

Introduction

Colorectal surgeon with interest in cancer research. Well versed in cancer surgery and minimally invasive surgery.

Trained in endoscopic therapy and diagnostic colonoscopy.
Trained in robotics and transanal surgery.

Passionate in education and cancer screening. Several awards during his career since graduation in 2004.

Primary Affiliation: National University of Hospital - Singapore

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Education

Aug 2013
Royal College of Edinburgh
FRCS (Edin)
Mar 2013
Masters of Medicine (Surgery), NUS
MMed (Surgery)
Aug 2009
Royal College of Edinburgh
MRCS
Apr 2004
NUS
MBBS

Experience

Jul 2020
Assistant Dean (Enterprise)
School of Medicine, NUS
Jul 2020
Senior Consultant
Surgeon
Jun 2015
Consultant
Surgeon
Jun 2014
Assistant Professor
Director, Undergrad Studies in Surgery
Nov 2013
Associate Consultant
Surgeon

Publications

22Publications

239Reads

135Profile Views

38PubMed Central Citations

Metformin and colorectal cancer: a systematic review, meta-analysis and meta-regression.

Int J Colorectal Dis 2020 Aug 26;35(8):1501-1512. Epub 2020 Jun 26.

Yong Loo Lin School of Medicine, National University of Singapore, 10 Medical Dr, Singapore, 117597, Singapore.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00384-020-03676-xDOI Listing
August 2020
2.449 Impact Factor

Short Term Postoperative and Oncological Outcomes of Two-Dimensional Versus Three-Dimensional Laparoscopic Transanal Total Mesorectal Excision of Rectal Cancer.

J Laparoendosc Adv Surg Tech A 2020 Jun 9. Epub 2020 Jun 9.

Division of Colorectal Surgery, University Surgical Cluster, National University Health System, National University Hospital, Singapore, Singapore.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1089/lap.2020.0093DOI Listing
June 2020
1.187 Impact Factor

Difficulties Faced by General Surgery Residents. A Qualitative Systematic Review.

J Surg Educ 2020 Jun 19. Epub 2020 Jun 19.

Division of Colorectal Surgery, Department of Surgery, National University Hospital, Singapore. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jsurg.2020.06.003DOI Listing
June 2020

Evolving perspectives on stool testing for colorectal cancer: a qualitative systematic review.

Eur J Cancer Prev 2020 Jun 8. Epub 2020 Jun 8.

Department of Medicine, Yong Loo Lin School of Medicine.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/CEJ.0000000000000607DOI Listing
June 2020
3.031 Impact Factor

Management of locally advanced synchronous colorectal and prostate cancers: A case report.

Medicine (Baltimore) 2020 May;99(22):e20336

Department of Radiation Oncology, National University Cancer Institute, Singapore (NCIS), National University Health Systems (NUHS), Singapore.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/MD.0000000000020336DOI Listing
May 2020
5.723 Impact Factor

Multicenter study of surgical and oncologic outcomes of extra-levator versus conventional abdominoperineal excision for lower rectal cancer.

Eur J Surg Oncol 2020 01 21;46(1):115-122. Epub 2019 Aug 21.

Department of Gastroenterological Surgery, Peking University People's Hospital, Beijing, 100044, PR China; Laboratory of Surgical Oncology, Beijing Key Laboratory of Colorectal Cancer Diagnosis and Treatment Research, Peking University People's Hospital, Beijing, 100044, PR China. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ejso.2019.08.017DOI Listing
January 2020
3.009 Impact Factor

Unusual Masquerader of an Adenomatous Colorectal Polyp.

Clin Gastroenterol Hepatol 2019 09 2;17(10):e117. Epub 2018 Aug 2.

Division of Colorectal Surgery, University Medicine Cluster, National University Hospital, National University Health System, Singapore.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.cgh.2018.07.040DOI Listing
September 2019
32 Reads
7.900 Impact Factor

Transanal Minimally Invasive Surgery (TAMIS) for Large Rectal Polyps.

Ann Surg Oncol 2019 May 7;26(5):1428. Epub 2019 Mar 7.

Division of Colorectal Surgery, University Surgical Cluster, National University Health System, Singapore, Singapore.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1245/s10434-019-07171-8DOI Listing
May 2019
3.930 Impact Factor

Adenocarcinoma in a Meckel's diverticulum presenting as a phlegmon: a case report and a review of the literature.

ANZ J Surg 2019 Apr 24;89(4):442-443. Epub 2018 Oct 24.

Division of Colorectal Surgery, University Surgical Cluster, National University Health System, Singapore.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/ans.14854DOI Listing
April 2019
2 Reads
1.120 Impact Factor

A 53-Year-Old Man Presenting With Diplopia and Cavitary Lung Nodules.

Chest 2019 04;155(4):e107-e112

Department of Respiratory and Critical Care Medicine, Singapore General Hospital, Singapore.

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https://linkinghub.elsevier.com/retrieve/pii/S00123692183260
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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.chest.2018.10.021DOI Listing
April 2019
26 Reads
7.483 Impact Factor

Response to Re: Adenocarcinoma in a Meckel's diverticulum presenting as a phlegmon: a case report and a review of the literature.

ANZ J Surg 2019 04;89(4):446-447

Division of Colorectal Surgery, University Surgical Cluster, National University Health System, Singapore.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/ans.15109DOI Listing
April 2019
20 Reads
1.118 Impact Factor

How to do a self-assembled endosponge in the management of low colorectal anastomotic sinus.

ANZ J Surg 2018 11 9;88(11):1200-1201. Epub 2018 Sep 9.

Division of Colorectal Surgery, Department of Surgery, University Surgical Cluster, National University Health System, Singapore.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/ans.14753DOI Listing
November 2018
6 Reads
1.120 Impact Factor

Modern-day palliative chemotherapy for metastatic colorectal cancer: does colonic resection affect survival?

ANZ J Surg 2018 11 25;88(11):E772-E777. Epub 2018 Jun 25.

Department of General Surgery, University Surgical Cluster, National University Hospital, Singapore.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/ans.14726DOI Listing
November 2018
43 Reads
1.120 Impact Factor

Survival outcomes following primary tumor resection for patients with incurable metastatic colorectal carcinoma: Experience from a single institution.

J Dig Dis 2018 Sep 4;19(9):550-560. Epub 2018 Oct 4.

Department of Surgery, University Surgical Cluster, National University Hospital, Singapore.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/1751-2980.12657DOI Listing
September 2018
8 Reads
1.924 Impact Factor

Transanal total mesorectal excision for locally advanced pT4b rectal cancers.

ANZ J Surg 2018 09 8;88(9):928-929. Epub 2018 May 8.

Division of Colorectal Surgery, Department of Surgery, University Surgical Cluster, National University Health System, Singapore.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/ans.14448DOI Listing
September 2018
4 Reads
1.120 Impact Factor

Laparoscopic resection for rectal cancer: what is the evidence?

Biomed Res Int 2014 16;2014:347810. Epub 2014 Apr 16.

Division of Colorectal Surgery, University Surgical Cluster, National University Health System, 1E Kent Ridge Road, Singapore 119228.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2014/347810DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4009228PMC
January 2015
11 Reads
1 Citation

Colonic diverticulitis in young Asians: a predominantly mild and right-sided disease.

ANZ J Surg 2014 Mar 25;84(3):181-4. Epub 2013 Jun 25.

Division of Colorectal Surgery, University Surgical Cluster, National University Health System, Singapore.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/ans.12273DOI Listing
March 2014
18 Reads
4 Citations
1.120 Impact Factor

Isolated abdominal aortic dissection.

BMJ Case Rep 2014 Feb 14;2014. Epub 2014 Feb 14.

Department of General Surgery, Tan Tock Seng Hospital, Singapore.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1136/bcr-2013-203097DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3926414PMC
February 2014
10 Reads
1 Citation

Perforated early gastric cancer: uncommon and easily missed a case report and review of literature.

J Gastric Cancer 2013 Mar 31;13(1):65-8. Epub 2013 Mar 31.

Department of Surgery, Singapore National University Hospital, Singapore.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.5230/jgc.2013.13.1.65DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3627809PMC
March 2013
4 Reads

Total hip arthroplasty in patients with chronic autoimmune inflammatory arthroplasties.

Int J Rheum Dis 2010 Aug;13(3):235-9

Tan Tock Seng Hospital, Orthopaedics, Singapore.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/j.1756-185X.2010.01477.xDOI Listing
August 2010
19 Reads
2 Citations
1.771 Impact Factor

Management of acute sigmoid volvulus: an institution's experience over 9 years.

World J Surg 2010 Aug;34(8):1943-8

Department of General Surgery, Tan Tock Seng Hospital, 11 Jalan Tan Tock Seng, Singapore, 308433, Singapore.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00268-010-0563-8DOI Listing
August 2010
10 Reads
9 Citations
2.642 Impact Factor

Prevalence of refractive errors in teenage high school students in Singapore.

Ophthalmic Physiol Opt 2004 Jan;24(1):47-55

Department of Community, Occupational and Family Medicine, National University of Singapore, 16 Medical Drive, Singapore 117597, Republic of Singapore.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1046/j.1475-1313.2003.00166.xDOI Listing
January 2004
26 Reads
21 Citations
2.664 Impact Factor

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Tan Tock Seng Hospital

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Richard Sim

Tan Tock Seng Hospital

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Shi Wang
Shi Wang

Ministry of Education Key Laboratory of Marine Genetics and Breeding

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Yong Xiang Gwee
Yong Xiang Gwee

Yong Loo Lin School of Medicine

1
Kuok Chung Lee
Kuok Chung Lee

National University Hospital

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Bettina Lieske
Bettina Lieske

National University Health System

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Dedrick Kok-Hong Chan
Dedrick Kok-Hong Chan

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