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have a shoulder injury, we will recommend you to a shoulder specialist
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Dr Chua Soo Yong
DR CHUA SOO YONG
Dr Chua is an Orthopaedic and Specialist Spine Surgeon at Mount
Elizabeth Hospital. He is accredited at all the Parkway Group Hospitals
including Mount Elizabeth Orchard, Mount Elizabeth Novena, Gleneagles
Hospital and Parkway East Hospital.
He is also accredited to practice at
Mount Alvernia Hospital and Connexion (Farrer Park) Hospital. He is
visiting consultant to various restructured hospitals in Singapore where
he assists fellow surgeons in complex surgeries.
Dr Chua graduated from National University of Singapore in 2001 and
after completing his orthopaedic specialist training, he advanced his spine surgery
repertoire at The Krembil Neuroscience Centre, University of Toronto,
after being awarded Health Manpower Development (HMDP) Scholarship by
the Ministry of Health in 2009/10.
Besides honing his technical
expertise in complex spinal surgery, he was also involved in spinal cord
injury and regeneration research and published several key articles and
invited editorials in renowned international spine journals.
continues to serve on the editorial board of several peer reviewed
Upon his return from formal spine fellowship, he was awarded the
prestigious Depuy-Asia Pacific Orthopaedic Association Spine Travelling
fellowship in 2010, where he was the lead member.
He continued to work in Changi General Hospital and was Deputy Chief of Spine Service in 2012.
Dr Chua believes in providing his patients with the best quality of
care, in a friendly and approachable nature. His amicable nature has
earned him many accolades from patients and he received the "Best
Service Award" by Changi General Hospital in 2012.
Dr Chua is comfortable in all aspects of spinal surgery from
sub-occipital, cervical, thoracic, lumbo-sacral and pelvic fixation, in
both open and minimally invasive techniques. He routinely performs
decompression, instrumented fusion and disc replacement surgery but he
is especially sought after in Singapore for his expertise in complex
Besides spinal surgery, Dr Chua is also well versed in many other
non-spinal orthopaedic conditions including trauma and degenerative
conditions of the limbs.
Today Dr Chua commits his clinical time to caring for his patients
and his academic appointments with AOSpine as a faculty member.
continues his research collaborations with Peking Union Medical College,
Beijing, as well as the alumni at the University of Toronto.
for an appointment with dr Chua, contact:
Atlas Shoulder, Knee and Sports Surgery
Atlas Spine and Orthopaedic Surgery Centre
Mount Elizabeth Medical Centre
3 Mount Elizabeth
Suite 06-09 Mount Elizabeth Medical Centre
Tel: (65) 6262 0555
Fax: (65) 6684 0985
Monday to Friday: 9.00am - 5.30pm
Saturday: 9.00am - 1.30pm
Closed on Sunday and Public Holidays
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HAND THERAPY & CUSTOMIZED SPLINTING
Patients who sustained injuries to their elbows, forearms, hands, wrists
(sprains and fractures) and fingers, usually will benefit / require Hand Therapy to
- manage and decrease hand pains
- improve range of motion, strength and dexterity
- increase the function of their hand
following injuries or post-operations
Commonly treated hand pain injuries includes
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It is a system of safe and effective exercises, which
meet specific individual needs, to treat a wide range of injuries
You may do Pilates as matwork or with the reformer or both, and every session will be customized 100% to your fitness, injury and tolerance.
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Sports and deep tissue release massage helps to increase nutrient-rich blood
flow to tired, tight and tense muscles to accelerate recovery and shorten downtime / recovery period required.
It also prevents
muscles from scar tissue micro-tears (and potential ruptures), and increases muscle
performance. Having regular deep tissue and sports massage will keep your muscles healthy and fit with body/movement-confidence.
Read the benefits of regular deep tissue release therapy here.
All our allied health therapists and TCM physicians are fully insured and registered with Allied Health Professions Council (AHPC) and Traditional Chinese Medicine Board (TCMB).
See our entire team here with introductions and their specializations.
At the first session, our specialist physiotherapists will carry out a thorough
assessment, helping them to select the most appropriate treatment to
help you recover as well as provide treatment in the same session.
Follow up sessions are inline to provide
expert treatment for your pain as well as prescribing specific
exercises to reduce your risk of re-injury and giving you a long term
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