Professor Dr Ngeow Wei Cheong is currently a lecturer at the Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, and the Head of Implant Unit, Faculty of Dentistry of the University of Malaya. He graduated from the University of Malaya in 1992 and was a private practitioner for 9 months before he was offered the post of tutorship at his alma matter. Three years later, he went to do a house job at the Queen Victoria Hospital in East Grinstead, England. He obtained his Fellowship in Dental Surgery from the Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland and the Royal College of Surgeons of England in 1996. He subsequently returned to Malaysia and was a pioneer lecturer at the then newly established Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia. He left for private practice in 1999 but the temptation to return to academic life was greater, hence he returned to the University of Malaya the subsequent year. He obtained a master degree in 2008 and a PhD from the University of Sheffield in 2010. He has published over 160 articles, letters, comments and reports in both local and international journals. He was the past editor of the Malaysian Dental Journal and Malaysian Dental Association Newsletter, and is currently the assistant editor of the Indian Journal of Oral Stomatology and an editorial member of the International Journal of Dental Case Reports. He is also a referee for various reputable local and international dental and medical journals. He is currently listed in Malaysia: Who, Constitution, Government & Politics 2011. His clinical area of interest is dentoalveolar surgery and dental implantology.
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