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What is General Surgery​

Speed and precision are crucial elements where surgery is concerned. Armed with vast experience in both open and laparoscopic (keyhole) surgery, our surgeons are trained to execute intricate surgical procedures safely and effectively, assisted by a multidisciplinary team of trained personnel consisting of Operation Theatre (OT) nurses, surgical assistants, an anaesthesiologist and a radiologist. Pre-surgical counselling and advice, such as the required fasting time and what to expect post-surgery, will be provided to reassure the patient and family members. Similarly, post-surgical follow-up, including wound cleaning, physiotherapy (where necessary), dietary constraints, counselling and others, will be provided to ensure complete healing.

Abdomen
  • Hernia (inguinal, femoral, incisional and paraumbilical)
  • Retroperitoneal tumours
Biliary Tree
  • Benign biliary strictures
  • Cancer of the gallbladder
  • Gallstones
  • Hepatic bile duct cancer
Breast
  • Breast cancer
  • Cysts, lumps, nipple discharge
Endocrine
  • Thyroid: nodules, cysts, cancer, hyperthyroidism
Esophageal And Stomach
  • Cancer of the stomach and esophagus
  • Gastrointestinal tumours
  • Lymphoma
  • Morbid obesity
  • Peptic ulcer
  • Post-gastrectomy syndromes
Head And Neck
  • Benign thyroid and parathyroid nodules
  • Cancer of the ear, nose, throat
  • Head and neck cancer
  • Metastasized cancer with an unknown primary
  • Obstructive airways
  • Thyroid and parathyroid cancer
Laparoscopic Surgery
  • Appendicitis
  • Colorectal cancer
  • Gall bladder stones
  • Hernia (inguinal, femoral, Incisional and Paraumbilical)
Liver
  • Benign tumours and cysts
  • Intrahepatic and hilarcholangiocarcinoma
  • Portal hypertension
  • Primary and metastatic liver tumours
Lymphatic System
  • Lymph nodes and cancer
  • Lymphatic obstruction
Pancreas
  • Acute and chronic pancreatitis
  • Cystic tumours of the pancreas
  • Pancreatic and periampullary cancer
Small Intestine
  • Diverticula
  • Malignant tumours of the small intestine
  • Obstruction and fistulae
  • Villous tumours of the duodenum
Vascular surgery
  • Diabetic limb salvage and peripheral vascular disease
  • Venous diseases including deep venous and artriovenous malformations
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Meet Our General Surgery Specialists

Get to know our specialists here at Thomson Hospital Kota Damansara.

Dr Koong Jun Kit

Consultant General and Hepatobiliary Surgeon
Resident Consultant
Specialty
General Surgery, Hepatobiliary Surgery
Qualifications
MBBS (IMU) , MRCS (IRE) , MSURG (UM) , Fellowship in HPB Surgery (Cambridge, UK)
Suite Number
Level 2 - C-L2-12
Spoken Language
Cantonese, English, Malay, Mandarin

Doctor Availability

Monday9:00am – 1:00pm, 2:00pm – 5:00pm
Tuesday9:00am – 1:00pm, 2:00pm – 5:00pm
Wednesday9:00am – 1:00pm, 2:00pm – 5:00pm
Thursday9:00am – 1:00pm, 2:00pm – 5:00pm
Friday9:00am – 1:00pm, 2:00pm – 5:00pm
Saturday9:00am – 1:00pm

Dr Kwan Keat Leong

Consultant General & Gastrointestinal Surgeon
Resident Consultant
Specialty
General Surgery, Upper Gastrointestinal Surgery
Qualifications
BMedSc (UKM) , MD (UKM) , MS (UKM) , FRCS (Ire) , Fellowship in Oesophageal & Upper Gastrointestinal Surgery (HK) , Fellowship in D2 Gastrectomy (Japan)
Suite Number
Level 1 - S25
Spoken Language
Cantonese, English, Malay, Mandarin

Doctor Availability

Monday9:00am - 1:00pm, 2:00pm - 5:00pm
Tuesday9:00am - 1:00pm, 2:00pm - 5:00pm
Wednesday9:00am - 1:00pm, 2:00pm - 5:00pm
Thursday9:00am - 1:00pm, 2:00pm - 5:00pm
Friday9:00am - 1:00pm, 2:00pm - 5:00pm
Saturday9:00am - 1:00pm

Dr Muhammad Daniel Soma Abdullah

Consultant General Surgeon
Resident Consultant
Specialty
General Surgery
Qualifications
M.D. , M. Surg (Malaya)
Suite Number
Level 1 - S11
Spoken Language
English, Malay

Doctor Availability

Monday9:00am - 1:00pm, 2:00pm - 5:00pm
Tuesday9:00am - 1:00pm, 2:00pm - 5:00pm
Wednesday9:00am - 1:00pm, 2:00pm - 5:00pm
Thursday9:00am - 1:00pm
Friday9:00am - 1:00pm, 2:00pm - 5:00pm
Saturday9:00am - 1:00pm

Dr Wong Sze Ming

Consultant General & Colorectal Surgeon
Resident Consultant
Specialty
General Surgery, Colorectal Surgery
Qualifications
MD (USM) , M Surg (UM) , MRCS (Edin) , Fellowship in Colorectal Surgery (Malaysia, Aust)
Suite Number
Level 1 - S12
Spoken Language
Cantonese, English, Malay, Mandarin

Doctor Availability

Monday9:00am - 1:00pm, 2:00pm - 5:00pm
Tuesday9:00am - 1:00pm, 2:00pm - 5:00pm
Wednesday9:00am - 1:00pm, 2:00pm - 5:00pm
Thursday9:00am - 1:00pm, 2:00pm - 5:00pm
Friday9:00am - 1:00pm, 2:00pm - 5:00pm
Saturday9:00am - 1:00pm

Dr Zamzuri Zakaria

Consultant General, Breast & Endocrine Surgeon
Resident Consultant
Specialty
General Surgery, Breast & Endocrine Surgery
Qualifications
M.D (UKM) , M.S General Surgery (UKM) , Fellow In Breast Surgery (Aus) , Fellow In Breast & Endocrine Surgery (Mal)
Suite Number
Level 1 - S5
Spoken Language
English, Malay, Mandarin

Doctor Availability

Monday9:00am - 1:00pm, 2:00pm - 5:00pm
Tuesday9:00am - 1:00pm, 2:00pm - 5:00pm
Wednesday9:00am - 1:00pm, 2:00pm - 5:00pm
Thursday9:00am - 1:00pm, 2:00pm - 5:00pm
Friday9:00am - 1:00pm, 2:00pm - 5:00pm
Saturday9:00am - 1:00pm

Dr Mohanasundram Pillai Arumugam

Consultant General and Hepatobiliary Surgeon
Sessional Consultant
Specialty
General Surgery, Hepatobiliary Surgery
Qualifications
MBBS (MAHE) , MMED (SURG)(USM) , IMRCS (IRE) , Fellowship HPB & Liver Transplant (Birmingham, UK)
Suite Number
Level 2 - A-L2-14
Spoken Language
English, Malay

Doctor Availability

Saturday9:00am - 1:00pm