A/Prof Raymond TSANG
Department of Otorhinolaryngology - Head & Neck Surgery
National University Hospital
Dr Raymond KY TSANG graduated from the Chinese University of Hong Kong in 1994 and received his training in otolaryngology in Prince of Wales Hospital, Chinese University of Hong Kong. He obtained his specialist qualification in otolaryngology and fellowship of the Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh in 2001 and then sub-specialized in the field of head and neck surgery. He received his Master of Surgery degree from the University of Hong Kong in 2015. Dr Tsang received his training in robotic head and neck surgery in University of Pennsylvania under Prof Gregory Weinstein and University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center under Prof Chris Holsinger.
Before relocating to Singapore, Dr Tsang was the Associate Professor in the Department of Surgery, University of Hong Kong and Honorary Consultant ENT Surgeon of Queen Mary Hospital and Tung Wah Hospital in Hong Kong. He was also the Division Chief of Ear Nose and Throat Surgery of the Department of Surgery, the University of Hong Kong-Shenzhen Hospital in Shenzhen, China.
Dr Tsang's clinical research interests include application of robotic surgery in head and neck surgery, minimally invasive surgery in the head and neck region, endoscopic surgery for anterior skull base lesions and swallowing disorders in patients after head and neck cancer treatment. Dr Tsang was part of the team that performed the first clinical trial of the next generation of flexible robot for application in transoral head and neck surgery in 2017.
He has published more than 100 peer review papers and book chapters. Dr Tsang had been the President of the Hong Kong Society of Otorhinolarynology – Head and Neck Surgery, the President of the Hong Kong Head and Neck Society and the Chairman of the Head and Neck Subspecialty Board of the Hong Kong College of Otorhinolaryngologists.