MBBS (Singapore), MRCS (Glasgow), FAMS (Paediatric Surgery)
ProfileDr. Wong Zeng Hao is a paediatric surgeon who specializes in gastrointestinal, genitourinary tract and chest conditions of newborn babies, children and adolescents. His main interest is in minimal access surgery. After graduating from the National University of Singapore (NUS), Dr. Wong obtained his membership of the Royal College of Physician and Surgeons (Glasgow) in Surgery. He subsequently completed his specialist training in Paediatric Surgery at National University Hospital and was accredited with the Specialist Accreditation Board and Ministry of Health, Singapore.
He undertook a clinical fellowship at the King’s College Hospital, United Kingdom (UK), which is an acute care trauma centre, tertiary hospital for patients with liver and biliary disease, and regional referral centre for tongue tie. He spent a second year at Great Ormond Street Hospital, UK, and was involved in managing surgical conditions in this multidisciplinary quaternary care hospital dedicated solely to neonates and paediatrics. Being a member of the British Association of Paediatric Endoscopic Surgeons (BAPES), a not-for-profit organisation established to improve paediatric minimally invasive surgery, he was awarded the BAPES Travelling Fellowship in 2018 to further advance his expertise at acclaimed high volume centres. He was a recipient of the BAPES Advanced Minimal Access Scholarship in Paediatric Surgery and Urology in 2019. As part of the European Paediatric Surgeons’ Association and British Association of Paediatric Surgeons, he also presented at their annual congresses.
Besides clinical work, Dr. Wong was involved in research and education. He has published in peer-reviewed international journals and was a clinical tutor and examiner at the Yong Loo Lin School of Medicine, NUS. As a father, he understands the challenges of parenting, especially when children fall sick. He loves to spend time with his wife and sons because their laughter brings joy and peace to the family. He strives to provide personalized care for his patients and the best outcome for them.