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Dr Bea Kia Chuang
Specialty: Orthopaedic Surgery

Languages: Malay, English, Chinese

Phone:
07-225 3138 (DL)
07-225 3000 Ext: 138



Address:
Level2, Suite 2-12,
KPJ Johor Specialist Hospital,
39B Jalan Abdul Samad,
80100 Johor Bahru

Staff Attached:

Name : Noliza Othman


About Dr Bea Kia Chuang

Biographical Sketch:

Dr Bea Kia Chuang is a fellowship-trained orthopaedic surgeon specialises in joint surgery and sports medicine. He graduated from University Science Malaysia in 2001.
He subsequently completed his orthopaedic specialist training with a Master of Medicine (Orthopaedics).
Since then, he served as orthopaedic surgeon in Penang General Hospital.

In additional to various traumatic bone fracture fixation and orthopaedic reconstruction operations, Dr Bea’s sub-specialty interest is in knee and shoulder arthroscopic surgery, including knee ligament/s reconstruction, cartilage/meniscus repair and shoulder reconstructive operations.

Dr Bea is also well versed in performing joint replacement/arthroplasty surgery for arthritic joints involving hip, knee and shoulder.
He is trained to perform joint replacement using latest technology in computer navigation system and patient-specific instruments (PSI) system for better accuracy.

Dr Bea was appointed as sports injury consultant for the Penang State Sports Council, to treat state athletes with all sorts of sports-related injury.
He also served as contingent sports physician for the SUKMA (Sukan Malaysia) Games 2013 in KL.

Education and Fellowship:

MD (USM), M.MED (ORTHO) USM, Fellow In Sports Surgery(SINGAPORE),Fellow In Shoulder Surgery (HARVARD,MGH)

Specialty Interests:

Sports & Arthroscopy Surgery
Knee and Shoulder Surgery
Joint Replacement Surgery
Cartilage Regeneration /Repair


Professional Memberships:

Clinical Fellowship in Sports &Arthroplasty (National University Hospital, Singapore)
Clinical AO Fellowship in Traumatology (Davos, Switzerland)
Fellowship in Shoulder Surgery (Harvard Shoulder Institute, Massachusetts General Hospital, USA)
Visiting Fellow, Joints, Arthroscopy, Spine Surgery (JASS) KangDong Hospital, Busan, Korea
Visiting Scholar, Rush Cartilage Regeneration Centre, Chicago, USA
Visiting Scholar, Balgrist Hospital, Zurich, Switzerland

 

Articles

前十字韧带撕裂

前十字韧带撕裂/Anterior Cruciate ligament (ACL)Injury 【简介】Introduction 前十字韧带(Anterior Cruciate Ligamente, ACL) 撕裂伤是膝关节常有创伤之一,受伤的成因相当多,例如扭动、急停、跳跃后着地或正面碰撞(例如榄球的抱截动作)。在足球、篮球和短柄墙球等运动员身上相当常见。 【病征】Symptoms 若受伤属急性,膝盖周围会马上感到痛楚,患者或会听到卜一声,就像膝盖内有东西被扯断,接着膝关节会变肿,患者站立和行走亦可能有困难。有时膝关节会在患者受伤后很久才变痛及肿。 如果前十字韧带撕裂伤不经治疗,患者在扭动或急停时,膝盖有可能感觉不稳,之后更有机会变痛及肿。拖延治疗还可能出现大腿肌肉萎缩的现象,并且容易造成关节提早退化。 【诊断】Diagnosis 医生会查问受伤过程,为患者检查膝盖,亦有可能进行X光检查和磁力共振扫描检查(MRI)。 【治疗】Treatment 前十字韧带本身不会愈合、需要尽快治疗、适当医治与复健,才有机会重新活跃在运动场。正值活跃期的年轻运动员最好进行手术治疗。透过关节镜重建手术,以新的韧带取代撕裂的十字韧带。 【复康】Recovery 手术后,为加快复原速度,物理治疗师会为患者设计复康计划,一般需要3...