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

DAVID EDIS

Orthopaedic and Spine Surgeon
Mulgrave Private Hospital

France

CHRISTIAN MAZEL, MD

Head of Department of Orthopaedics
Institute Mutualiste Montsouris

Germany

RUDOLF BERTAGNOLI, MD PhD

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

THOMAS BLATTERT, MD, PhD

EUROSPINE President
Medical Director
Schwarzach Orthopedic Clinic

RALF WAGNER

Chief Medical Consultant
Ligamenta Spine Center

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

HIDETOMI TERAI

PASMISS BOARD MEMBER
Department of Orthopaedic Surgery
Osaka City University Graduate School of Medicine

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

HO-JIN LEE

Department of Orthopaedic Surgery
Chungnam National University Hospital

JU EUN KIM

Spine Surgeon
Himnaera Hospital

JAE-CHUL LEE

PASMISS BOARD MEMBER
Spine Surgeon
Soonchunhyang 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

India

SHRINIVAS ROHIDAS

Neuro-Spinal Endoscopic Surgery
P.D.Hinduja Hospital and Medical Centre

NITIN GARG, MBBS, M.S., M.CH

Consultant Neuro Surgery
Bansal Hospital

Indonesia

YUDHA MATHAN SAKTI, Sp.OT (K)

Spine Consultant
JIH Hospital

LUTHFI GATAM, Sp.OT (K) Spine

Orthopaedic Surgeon
Eka Hospital BSD

Taiwan

YEN-MOU LU,MD

Department of Orthopedics
Kaohsiung Medical University Hospital

KENG-CHANG LIU

PASMISS BOARD MEMBER
Department of Orthopaedic Surgery
Buddhist Dalin Tzu Chi General Hospital

CHENG-LI LIN, MD, PhD

PASMISS BOARD MEMBER
Department of Orthopaedic Surgery
National Cheng Kung University

YI-HUNG HUANG, MD

Dept of Orthopaedics
Chia-Yi Christian Hospital

US

CHRISTOPH HOFSTETTER, MD, PhD

Department of Neurological Surgery
University of Washington

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

DENNIS HEY

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

REUBEN SOH

Senior Consultant
Department of Orthopaedic Surgery
Singapore General Hospital

JONATHAN TAN

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

KUMARAN RASAPPAN

Associate Consultant
Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, National University Hospital

COLUM NOLAN

Neurosurgeon
Mt Elizabeth Novena

JACOB OH

Deputy Head of Dept, Head of Service (Spine Surgery)
Tan Tock Seng Hospital

GAMALIEL TAN

Head of Divison (Spine Surgery)
Ng Teng Fong General Hospital

JOHN CHEN

Director of Spine Service
Singapore General Hospital

KELVIN LOR

Consultant
Ng Teng Fong General Hospital

MARK TAN

Consultant
Tan Tock Seng Hospital

CHEW ZHIHONG

Consultant
Changi General Hospital

OU YANG YOUHENG

Consultant
Singapore General Hospital