Dr. Hong Sze Ching

Obstetrician & Gynaecologist

Dr. Hong Sze Ching graduated from the National University of Singapore with a Bachelor of Medicine and Surgery. She went on to complete her specialist training in Obstetrics and Gynaecology with KK Women’s and Children’s Hospital. Thereafter, she attained membership with the Royal College of Obstetrics and Gynaecology (UK), was conferred a Master of Medicine in Obstetrics and Gynaecology (Singapore), and obtained her Specialist Accreditation. Dr. Hong is a certified colposcopist and a member of the Society for Colposcopy & Cervical Pathology of Singapore, as well as Obstetrics and Gynaecology Society of Singapore. She is also a Fellow of the Academy of Medicine, Singapore.

As a consultant with KKH Minimally Invasive Surgery (MIS) Unit, Dr Hong was awarded a Health Manpower Development Programme fellowship to further her training in management of endometriosis and advanced laparoscopic surgery at The Ottawa Hospital’s Minimally Invasive Surgery Unit. She also specialises in obstetric care and management of general gynaecological conditions. She was awarded the SingHealth Health Quality Service Awards: Silver in 2015, in recognition of her dedication to patient care. She is currently a visiting consultant to KKH MIS Unit. Prior to joining the STO+G group, Dr Hong was in private practice at Mount Alvernia Hospital for 6 years.

On top of her clinical work, Dr. Hong takes part in undergraduate and postgraduate education programmes. She was appointed Adjunct Instructor of both NUS Yong Loo Lin School of Medicine, and Duke-NUS Obstetrics and Gynaecology Academic Clinical Programme while in the public service She also serves as a trainer in local surgical workshops and congresses. Dr. Hong is an advocate of natural birth and breastfeeding, and firmly believes in supporting women’s personal choices with regard to their health.

‘The practice of medicine is an art, not a trade, a calling, not a business, a calling in which your heart will be exercised equally with your head.’

— William Osler