SPEAKER
Confirmed Speakers
Confirmed Speakers  

Overseas Speakers

Australia

JOHN CHOI, MBChB, FRACS, FAorthA

Founder/Director, Surgeon
Spine Ortho clinic (Mornington)

KEVIN SEEX, MB ChB, FRCS, FRACS

Neurosurgeon and Spinal Surgeon
MQ Health, Macquarie University Health Sciences
Centre

France

CHRISTIAN MAZEL, MD

Head of Department of Orthopaedics
Institute Mutualiste Montsouris

Germany

RUDOLF BERTAGMOLI, MD PhD

Spine Surgeon and Founder of European Center
for Spine Arthroplasty (ECSA)
CEO and Chief Medical Officer
ProSpine

Japan

MASATSUNE YAMAGATA
PASMISS Board Member

Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Spine and
Low Back Pain Centre
Chiba Rosai Hospital

TOKUMI KANEMURA

Anatomy and Orthopedic Surgeon
Vice President
Konan Kosei Hospital

Korea

SEOK WOO KIM, MD, PhD
KOREA, PASMISS Past President

Director Spine Center at Hallym University
Sacred Heart Hospital

JAE-SUNG AHN, MD, PhD

Director, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery
Chungnam National University Hospital

United Kingdom

MICHAEL GREVITT, MB BS, BSC, FRCS(Orth)

Consultant Spinal Surgeon
Nottingham University Hospital NHS Trust
Centre for Spinal Studies and Surgery

ALASTAIR GIBSON, DSc MD FRCSEd FRCS (Tr & Orth) MFSTEd

Consultant Spinal Surgeon
The Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh
The University of Edinburgh (alumnus)

United States

JACK ZIGLER, MD, FACS

Orthopaedic Spine Surgeon
Texas Back Institute

Thailand

WORAWAT LIMTHONGKUL, MD

Associate professor of Orthopaedics
Department of Orthopaedics, Chulalongkorn University
Director of Center of Excellence in Biomechanics and Innovative Spine surgery
Faculty of Medicine, Chulalongkorn University

Local Speakers

TAN SEANG BENG

Orthopaedic Surgeon
Mount Elizabeth Novena Hospital

WONG HEE KIT

Emeritus Consultant, University Spine Centre
Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, National
University Hospital
Past and Founding President, Singapore Spine
Society (SSS)

YUE WAI MUN

Orthopaedic Surgeon
Gleneagles Hospital

BALAMURUGAN A VELLAYAPPAN

Senior Consultant
Department of Radiation Oncology,
National University Cancer Institute

NARESH KUMAR

Senior Consultant
University Spine Centre, Department of
Orthopaedic Surgery, National University
Hospital

SHREE K DINESH

Director for the Spine Surgery Service
Senior Consultant, Department of Orthopaedic
Surgery, Changi General Hospital

MARCUS LING

Senior Consultant
Department of Orthopaedic Surgery
Singapore General Hospital