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Alan Sihoe

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

Thoracic Surgeon, Hong Kong
CUHK Medical Centre, Hong Kong
Gleneagles Hong Kong Hospital
Hong Kong  
Hong Kong S.A.R., China
(852) 3946 6888 - CUHKMC
(852) 2122-1333 - Gleneagles (alternative)
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Surgeon - Cardiothoracic


Consultant in Cardio-Thoracic Surgery, CUHK Medical Centre, Hong Kong
Honorary Consultant in Cardio-Thoracic 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)
Section Editor, Asian CardioVascular and Thoracic Annals
International Director, Society of Thoracic Surgeons (STS)
Councilor, 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)

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

Video-assisted thoracic surgery (VATS)
Uniportal VATS
Needlescopic VATS
Lung Cancer surgery
Sublobar Lung Resection (Segmentectomy)
Mediastinal & Thymus surgery
Myasthenia Gravis surgical therapy
Pneumothorax surgery
Palmar Hyperhidrosis therapy
Chest Wall surgery
Pectus Excavatum therapy
Air-leak management
Pleural Effusion management
Digital Chest Drain management
Post-operative Pain Management in Thoracic Surgery
Enhanced Recovery After Surgery (ERAS)
Medical Education
Training: surgical skills
Training: academic skills

Additional Educational Information

Specialist in Cardio-Thoracic Surgery in Hong Kong

Clinic appointments at:

  • Gleneagles Hong Kong Hospital
  • CUHK Medical Centre, Hong Kong
  • Heal Medical Group, Hong Kong
  • Tsim Sha Tsui Medical Centre, Hong Kong
  • OT&P Healthcare, Hong Kong
  • Alliance Medical Group, Hong Kong
  • Dr Vio & Partners, Hong Kong

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