Dr. Wong Chung Check is a Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon practicing at Borneo Spine Surgery located in Sarawak, Malaysia. He treats and manages all known musculoskeletal disorders and diseases and specializes in spine deformity correction using minimally invasive surgery and intervention pain therapy.
Dr. Wong has been practicing spine surgery since 2000. He graduated in 1992 from the University of Malaya, Kuala Lumpur, where he obtained his Bachelor of Medicine and Surgery degree as well as his MS in Orthopaedics. In 1996, he became a Fellow of the Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh and in 2000, of the University of Hong Kong.
Dr. Wong is recognized in Malaysia for pioneering minimally invasive spine work after he introduced endoscopic-assisted anterior surgery to the thoracic and lumbar spine, percutaneous endoscopic transforaminal lumbar discectomy and minimally-invasive surgical transforaminal lumbar interbody fusion using percutaneous pedicle screws.
He founded the Kuching Operative Spine Courses and in 2010, he was elected as AO Spine East Asia Chairman. He is a proud Member of the Asian Academy of Minimally Invasive Spine Surgeons and the Asia Pacific Orthopaedic Association.