Dr Canon Chong
Dr Canon Chong graduated in 1996 from the School of Dentistry of the National University of Singapore (NUS). While in university, he was President of the Asia Pacific Dental Student Association and Vice-President of the Dental Society.
Upon graduation, he joined the Singapore Armed Forces (SAF) and was the Dental Officer in charge of MINDEF Dental Center. Under his charge, MINDEF Dental Center was the first dental Center in SAF to attain ISO9002 quality service certification. He also was admitted as a Fellow of the Royal Australasian College of Dental Surgeons (FRACDS) having completed both the FRACDS Australian PART I and II examinations.
Dr Chong went on to pursue a 3-year full time postgraduate training in Orthodontics with NUS, where he underwent training at both the National University Hospital (NUH) and National Dental Center (NDC). Upon graduation, he was conferred the Master in Dental Surgery (Orthodontics) and Membership in Orthodontics with the Royal College of Surgeons, United Kingdom (Edinburgh).
Dr Chong is a member of the Association of Orthodontists, Singapore (AOS) and the Prosthodontics Society Singapore (PSS). His other professional memberships include The Singapore Dental Association (SDA) and The Guild of Dental Graduates Singapore (GDGS).
Currently besides practising at OrthoSm;)e Dental Practice, Dr Chong also see patients part time at the Orthodontic Department at NDC and help out as a part time lecturer for the ITE Dental Surgery Assistant course. He is trained in all aspects of orthodontic treatment for adults and children, including growth modification techniques and surgical management. Dr Chong focus is on deriving the optimal outcome for his patients and has been doing so for more than a decade. Therefore, he often works with specialists in other dental disciplines.
- Orthodontics (Braces) and General Dentistry
- Invisalign and Clear Aligner Provider
OrthoSm;)e Dental Practice LLP