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Dr Kong Hwai Loong

Dr Kong Hwai Loong

Prior to the founding of HL Kong  Medical Oncology Centre in 2005, Dr Kong  Hwai  Loong was Associate Professor of Medicine / Oncology at the National  University  of Singapore and Senior Consultant Medical Oncologist at the National University  Hospital. He was also the Executive Director of Singapores Biomedical  Research  Council and Deputy Managing Director  of the Agency for Science,  Technology And  Research  (A*STAR).After  receiving his  MBBS  from the  National  University of  Singapore in 1988, Dr Kong  obtained the Master of Medicine  (Internal Medicine)  as well as his Membership to the Royal College of Physician (United Kingdom)  in  1993. He  underwent postgraduate  medical fellowship  training at  the New  York  Hospital  – Cornell  Medical Center,  USA between  1995 and  1997. In  1998,  he  received his specialist qualification in Medical Oncology and was elected to  be  a  Fellow of  the Academy  of Medicine,  Singapore. Dr  Kong also  received  his  Masters  of  Business  Administration   from  the  Massachusetts  Institute   of  Technology, USA, in  2002. In 2004,  Dr Kong was  elected to be  a Fellow of the  Royal College of Physicians (Edinburgh). Dr. Kong has won numerous international  and  national awards,  including the  National Day  Award, the  Singapore  Youth  Award, Singapore  National Academy  of Science  Young Scientist  Award, and  the  American  Society  of Clinical  Oncology  Merit Award.  Dr.  Kong was  the  past  Chairman of the Chapter of Medical Oncologists, Singapore, and he is the  Deputy  Chairman of the Ministry of  Health’s Specialist Training Committee in  Medical  Oncology. Dr Kong specialises in  the management of adult cancers,  with special  interests in gastrointestinal / liver cancers, breast cancers and lung  cancers.  His  research  interests include  cancer  targeted therapies.  He  has published  extensively in peer-reviewed journals and has lectured widely on  cancer-related  topics.


  • Medical Oncology


    H L Kong Medical Oncology Centre

    Phone:6397 7123
    Fax:6397 7113
    Operating Hours:
    • Monday to Friday: 9:00 am to 5:00 pm
    • Saturday: 9:00 am to 12:30 pm
    • Sunday and Public holidays: Closed