Dr Wong is a specialist surgeon with expertise in obesity and metabolic surgery, oesophagogastric, gallbladder, hernia and general surgery. He is also a certified endoscopist.
He trained in New Zealand after his nous for surgery was recognised in his first year working as a doctor. He went on to join specialist training during which he won awards for Best Registrar, and a travelling fellowship to present cancer research in Vienna at an international conference.
He went on to complete further sub-specialist training in oesophagogastric and bariatric surgery before moving to Australia where he was the inaugural fellow at Redcliffe Hospital. He performed over 500 operations in half a year depleting the surgical waiting list time to less than a week at one point.
Dr Wong is well-known for his approachability, meticulous care and ability to explain complicated things in easy to understand words. He dedicates energy into knowing his patients as people, more than just their surgical condition.
He has pioneered several surgical procedures and techniques including:
Surgeon at Weight & Metabolic Solutions Australia
Staff Specialist and Director of Surgical Training - Redcliffe Hospital.
Visiting Surgeon - North West Private Hospital
Accreditation also at Peninsula Private Hospital.