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Dr Seng Chusheng

Dr Seng Chusheng

​MBBS (S’pore), MRCS (Edin), MMed (Ortho), FRCSEd (Ortho)


Specialty: Orthopaedic Surgery

Sub-specialties: Foot and Ankle Surgery

Conditions Treated by this Doctor:
Foot and Ankle, Sports Injuries, Trauma.


Dr Seng Chusheng graduated from the National University of Singapore in 2005. He was appointed as Member of the Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh, UK, in 2009 and obtained his Master of Medicine (Orthopaedic Surgery) from the National University of Singapore in 2016. He was subsequently appointed as Fellow of the Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh, UK (Orthopaedics and Trauma) in 2017. 

Dr Seng’s sub-specialty interests are in foot and ankle surgery including minimally invasive techniques, trauma, and lower limb arthroplasty. He has presented extensively at many local, regional and international orthopaedic conferences including the prestigious American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons (AAOS) Annual Scientific Meeting. In addition, he is well-published in multiple peer-reviewed journals.


  • Bachelor of Medicine, Bachelor of Surgery, National University of Singapore 2005
  • Member of the Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh 2009
  • Master of Medicine in Orthopaedic Surgery, National University of Singapore 2016
  • Fellow of the Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh 2017

Professional Appointments and Committee Memberships

  • Fellow, Royal College of Surgeons, Edinburgh
  • Member, AOTrauma


  • ​Singhealth Service With A Heart Award 2019

Research Interests


  1. Improved clinical outcomes after High- flexion total knee arthroplasty- A 5 year follow up. J Arthroplasty. 2011 Oct;26(7):1025-30
    Seng C, Yeo SJ, Wee JL, Subanesh S, Chong HC, Lo NN
  2. Outpatient Anterior Cervical Discectomy and Fusion Surgery Safety and Pitfalls: A Systematic Review.  Spine J. 2012. Vol 12, Issue 9, Supplement: S49-50
    Nidu M.S Balakrishnan, Rosalie Magtoto, Mashfiqul A. Siddiqui, Seng C, Wai-Mun Yue, Michael G. Fehlings. 
  3. Accuracy of core needle biopsy for musculoskeletal tumours. J Orthop Surg (Hong Kong). 2013 Apr;21(1):92-5
    Seng C, Png W, Tan MH
  4. Two-year outcome of erectile dysfunction in patients younger than 50 years with fracture-unrelated lumbar spine disease requiring surgical decompression: a prospective study. Spine (Phila Pa 1976). 2013 May 1;38(10):846-50.
    Siddiqui MA, Seng C, Shanmugam N, Yeo W, Zhang K, Chong HC, Li Tat JC, Guo CM, Tan SB, Yue WM.
  5. Surgically treated cervical myelopathy: A functional outcome comparison study between multilevel anterior cervical decompression fusion with instrumentation and posterior laminoplasty. Spine J. 2013 Jul;13(7):723-31
    Seng C, Tow BP, Siddiqui MA, Srivastava A, Wang L, Yew AK, Yeo W, Khoo SH, Balakrishnan NM, Bin Abd Razak HR, Chen JL, Guo CM, Tan SB, Yue WM
    Podium presentation at American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons Annual Meeting February 2011, San Diego, USA
    Shortlisted for Young Investigator Award SGH scientific conference 2011
  6. Five-year outcomes of minimally invasive versus open transforaminal lumbar interbody fusion: a matched-pair comparison study. Spine (Phila Pa 1976). 2013 Nov 1;38(23):2049-55
    Seng C, Siddiqui MA, Wong KP, Zhang K, Yeo W, Tan SB, Yue WM
  7. Pre-operative risk factors for recurrence of Giant cell tumours of the bone. J Orthop Surg (Hong Kong) 2014 Apr;22(1):108-10
    Siddiqui MA, Seng C, Tan MH
  8. Spontaneous disruption of the bilateral knee extensor mechanism: A report of 2 cases. Orthop Surg (Hong Kong)  2015 Aug;23(2):262-6.
    Seng C, Lim Yi-Jia, Pang HN
  9. Does Navigation Improve Accuracy of Placement of Pedicle Screws in Single Level Lumbar Degenerative Spondylolisthesis? - A Comparison Between Free-hand and 3D O-Arm Navigation Techniques. J Spinal Disord Tech.2015 Oct;28(8):E472-7
    Tow BP, Yue WM, Srivastava A, Lai JM, Guo CM, Peng BC, Chen JL, Yew AK, Seng C, Tan SB.
  10. Restoring the position of the sesamoid in Scarf osteotomy- A learning curve. J Foot Ankle Surg. 2015 Nov-Dec;54(6):1089-92
    Seng C, Derek C Ho, W Yeo, Chong KW.
  11. Outcomes and survivorship of unicondylar knee arthroplasty in patients with severe deformity. Knee Surgery, Sports Traumatology, Arthroscopy. 2017 Mar;25(3):639-644
    Seng C, Yeo SJ, Ho C Derek, Chong HC, Chia SL, Lo NN
    Winner of 2012 Japan Orthopaedic Association Travelling Award, Poster presentation
  12. Ultrasonic percutaneous tenotomy for recalcitrant lateral elbow tendinopathy- Sustainability and sonographic progression at 3 years. The American journal of Sports medicine 2016 Feb;44(2):504-10
    Seng C, Mohan P Chandra, Koh SB Joyce, Howe TS, Lim YG, Lee PH Brian, Morrey Bernard
    Podium presentation at ICSES 2016, Jeju, Korea
  13. Pre operative anemia, functional outcomes and QOL after hip fracture surgery. J Am Geriatr Soc. 2018 Aug;66(8):1524-1531. Epub 2018 Aug 8.
    Sim YE, Sim SD, Seng C, Howe TS, Koh SB, Abdullah HR

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