The Surgeon

Dr Hong Ga Sze is a well-trained and dedicated General Surgeon. His passion is cancer surgery. His expertise includes the management of breast disorders and breast cancer as well as Head & Neck tumours including thyroid and parotid tumours.

Presentations and Publications >

  1. Schwannoma: an unexpected diagnosis for a breast lump. Qing Ting Tan, Esther Wee Lee Chuwa, Sung Hock Chew, Ga Sze Hong. JSCR 2014: 9 4 pages

  2. Breast ductal carcinoma in situ presenting as recurrent non-puerperal mastitis: case report and literature review. Liong YV, Hong GS, Teo JG, Lim GH.
    World J Surg Oncol. 2013 Aug 7;11(1):179. doi: 10.1186/1477-7819-11-179. Review.

  3. Attitudes towards fertility preservation in female cancer patients. Loi K, Lau M, Loh SF, Tan YY, Hong GS, Chan MY, Tan AM.
    J Reprod Med. 2010 Sep-Oct; 55(9-10):411-6.

  4. Faculty member, 5th Annual Scientific Meeting & Annual Scientific Meeting, Malaysian Association of Plastic, Aesthetic and Craniomaxillofacial Surgeons,
    15-17 March 2002. Lectures delivered: Skin sparing mastectomy and immediate breast reconstruction, Chest wall resection and reconstruction in breast cancer.

  5. MRSA breast abscesses in postpartum women, Chuwa E, Wong CM, Tan YY, Hong GS.
    Asian J Surg 2009 Jan; 32(1):55-8.

  6. A molecular signature of the Nottingham prognostic index in breast cancer, Yu K, Lee CH, Tan PH, Hong GS, Wee SB, Tan P.
    Cancer Res 2004 May; 1;64(9) 2962-8.

  7. Founder mutation in the BRCA1 gene in Malay breast cancer patients in Singapore, Lee AS, Ho GH, Oh PC, Balram C, Ooi LL, Lim DT, Wong CY,
    Hong GS.
    Hum Mutat 2003; Aug;22 (2):178.

  8. Well differentitated thyroid carcinoma: factors predicting recurrence and survival, Lim LH, Soo KC, Chong YK, Gao F, Hong GS, Lim TH.
    Singapore Med J 2002 Sep; 43(9):457-62.

  9. Genotoxicity of human breast milk from different countries, Martin FL, Cole KJ, Weaver G, Hong GS, et al.
    Mutagenesis 2001 Sep 16; (5);401-6.

  10. A case of alpha-fetoprotein producing gastric cancer, Foo KF, Tan CK,
    Wong KK, Hong GS, Ngan BY, OngHoAnn.
    Acad Med Singapore, 2001 Jan; 30:58-61.

  11. Faculty member, IAEA Workshop on Radionuclide Breast Imaging, Singapore 5-6 August 2000. Lectures delivered: Diagnostic problems in management of breast cancer, Sentinel node localisation and biopsy: SGH experience, The
    intra-operative gamma probe: surgical techniques.

  12. Management of intraparotid facial nerve schwannomas, Chong KW, Hong, GS, Chung YF, Khoo ML et al.
    Aust N Z J Surg. 70(10): 732-4 Oct 2000.

  13. Splenic Angiosarcoma : An unusual cause of bleeding gastrointestinal tract, Chung YF, Busmanis I, Hong GS, Soo KC.
    Singapore Medical Journal 40(2): 106-8 Feb 1999

  14. Epidemiology of Warthin’s Tumour of the parotid gland in an Asian population, Hong GS, Br J Surg. 86(5): 661-4 May 1999.

  15. Primary Reconstruction after Extensive Chest Wall Resection, Fui AC, Hong GS, Ng EH, Soo KC Aust N Z J Surg 68(9): 655 : 9 1998 Sep

  16. Flexible Endoscopic Tracheo-esophageal Puncture Under Local Anaesthetic, Hong GS, John AB, Theobald D, Soo KC.
    The Journal of Laryngology and Otology, November 1995 109: 1077 - 1079.

  17. Oropharyngeal Reconstruction after Ablation of Head and Neck Cancer. Annual Scientific Congress, Royal Australasian College of Surgeons 1995.

  18. A Study of the Molecular Genetics of Desmoid Tumours Deep Fibromatosis.
    GS Hong in collaboration with The Haddow Laboratories, The Institute of Cancer Research, Sutton. Thesis for the Msc course, Human Molecular Genetics,
    St Mary's Hospital, London.

  19. Primary Reconstruction After Chest Wall Resection in Breast Cancer. GS Hong, KC Soo. Ann Acad of Medicine Singapore 1993, 22 (2): 247-250.

  20. Massive Lower Gastrointestinal Haemorrhage from a Splenic Artery Psuedoaneurysm.
    GS Hong,CY Wong,R Nambiar. Br J Surg 1992, 79:174.

  21. Oestrogen Receptors in Well Differentiated Thyroid Cancers. GS Hong, ITY Sng, KC Soo. Ann Acad of Medicine Singapore 1991, 20:767-769.

  22. Dieulafoy's Disease : The Cause of Massive Upper Gastrointestinal Haemorrhage in Two Asian Women. GS Hong, J Murugasu, HK Ang, A Thomas.
    Ann Acad of Medicine Singapore 1991, 20:784-788.

  23. CT Scan in blunt abdominal trauma : Initial Experience. GS Hong, CL Chua.
    23rd Combined Surgical Meeting, November 1990.

  24. Parotid Neoplasm : The Importance of adenolymphoma. GS Hong, KC Soo.
    24th Annual Combined Surgical Meeting, November 1990.

  25. Prospective Audit of Bleeding Gastric Ulcers. GS Hong, R Nambiar.
    2nd Scientific Meeting, Singapore General Hospital,February 1990.

  26. Bacterial and Myocotic Otological Infection in Singapore. VTK Chow,B Ho,
    GS Hong,TC Liu.
    Journal of Hygiene,Cambridge 1986, Oct 97 (2) 385-92.

  27. Prevalence of Human Papillomavirus Types 11 and 16 in Foreskin of Normal Males. V Chow,GS Hong,Hans-Ulrich Bernard. Acta Medica Nagasaki.