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Alan Sihoe

Alan D. L. Sihoe, MBBChir, FRCSEd, FCSHK, FHKAM

Thoracic Surgeon, Hong Kong
Gleneagles Hong Kong Hospital
International Medical Centre, Hong Kong
OT&P Healthcare, Hong Kong  
Hong Kong S.A.R., China
(852) 2122-1333 - Clinic
(852) 2878-2988 - Clinic (alternative)
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Surgeon - Cardiothoracic


Honorary Consultant in Cardiothoracic Surgery, Gleneagles Hong Kong Hospital
Guest Professor, Tongji University Shanghai Pulmonary Hospital

Medical Credentials:
Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery – University of Cambridge (UK)
Fellow, Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh
Fellow, College of Surgeons of Hong Kong
Fellow, Hong Kong Academy of Medicine

Other Certificates received (for academic reference):
Bachelor of Arts with Honours – University of Cambridge (UK)
Master of Arts – University of Cambridge (UK)
Fellow, American College of Chest Physicians (FCCP)
Fellow, American College of Surgeons (FACS)

Selected academic appointments:
Associate Editor, European Journal of Cardio-Thoracic Surgery (EJCTS)
International Director & Board Member, Society of Thoracic Surgeons (STS)
Councillor & Thoracic Domain Board Member, Asian Society for Cardio-Vascular and Thoracic Surgery (ASCVTS)
Board Member, Asia Thoracoscopic Surgery Education Platform (ATEP)
Council Member, Hong Kong Society of Minimal Access Surgery (HKSMAS)
Thoracic Domain Board Member, European Association for Cardio-Thoracic Surgery (EACTS)

Dr Sihoe received his medical training at the University of Cambridge, and subsequently returned to practice Cardiothoracic Surgery in Hong Kong and China, taking a special research interest in minimally invasive Video-Assisted Thoracic Surgery (VATS). He was Clinical Associate Professor of the Department of Surgery at the University of Hong Kong and Chief of Thoracic Surgery at the University of Hong Kong Shenzhen Hospital before moving to private practice.

Other Interests

Uniportal VATS
Needlescopic VATS
Video-assisted thoracic surgery (VATS)
Air-leak Management strategies
Digital Chest Drainage
Post-operative Pain Management in Thoracic Surgery
Enhanced Recovery After Surgery (ERAS)
Medical Education
Training: surgical skills
Training: academic skills
Lung Cancer surgery
Pneumothorax surgery
Palmar hyperhidrosis therapy

Additional Educational Information

Specialist in Cardiothoracic Surgery, practicing at:

  • Gleneagles Hospital, Hong Kong 
  • International Medical Centre, Hong Kong
  • OT&P Healthcare, Hong Kong
  • Alliance Medical Group, Hong Kong
  • Dr Vio & Partners, Hong Kong