Dato' Dr Ho Teik Kok

Dato’ Dr Ho Teik Kok

Specialization : General Surgeon, Vascular / Endovascular Surgeon, Laparoscopic Surgeon

Qualification : MBBS (Malaya); MRCS (Edinburgh); MRCS (England); Intercollegiate FRCS in Vascular & General Surgery (UK); PhD (London); Certificate of Completion of Training (CCT), UK.

Email : drho@kpjdamansara.com

Languages : Malay, English, Chinese

Phone : 603-7718 1000 Ext: 1160

Suite Number : 1-12

About Dato Dr Ho Teik Kok
Biographical Sketch:

Dato Dr TK Ho, Consultant General Surgeon and Vascular/Endovascular Surgeon MBBS (Malaya); MRCS (Edinburgh); MRCS (England); Intercollegiate FRCS in Vascular & General Surgery (UK); PhD (London); Certificate of Completion of Training (CCT), UK.

Contact email: drho@kpjdamansara.com

Dato Dr TK Ho has worked and trained in the United Kingdom over 15 years. He has been recruited from London under the Malaysian Talent Corp Returning Experts Programme to KPJ Damansara Specialist Hospital to set up and provide a vascular service of international standard at the hospital, which is one of the top KPJ hospitals.

His practice in vascular surgery ranges from treatment of spider veins, varicose veins (endovenous laser treatment / EVLT and VNUS / RFA), diabetic foot ulcers, to major surgeries for aortic aneurysms. His practice in general surgery includes treatment of gallstones, appendicitis, hernias, breast lumps, thyroids diseases, laser haemorrhoid surgery, laparoscopic surgery, endoscopies, etc

Education and Fellowship:

Dato Dr TK Ho completed the Bachelor of Medicine, Bachelor of Surgery degree at the University of Malaya in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. Following the undergraduate study, he immediately went to the United Kingdom to further his training in 1999. He obtained both Memberships of the Royal College of Surgeons (MRCS) of England and Edinburgh in 2003 and completed the intercollegiate exit examination to obtain the Fellowship of the Royal College of Surgeons (FRCS) in 2010. He was awarded the Doctors of Philosophy (PhD) degree in Vascular Surgery in 2012 by the University College London as well as the Certificate of Completion of Training (CCT) by the General Medical Council, UK. He trained under world best vascular surgeons from the Royal Free & University College Hospital, London and is a fully trained general and vascular surgeon. He is on the Specialist Register of the General Medical Council, UK and the National Specialist Register, Malaysia

Specialty Interests:
His special interests in general surgery include:

  • leg ulcers
  • diabetic feet
  • skin lumps
  • benign and malignant breast lump
  • thyroid/parathyroid surgery
  • hernias
  • gallstones/gallbladder disease
  • appendicitis
  • laparoscopy surgery
  • gastritis
  • upper and lower gastrointestinal tract endoscopy
  • laser treatment of haemorrhoids

His special interests in vascular surgery include:

  • carotid endarterectomy for transient ischaemic attacks (minor strokes),
  • limb salvage procedures for diabetic feet to prevent leg amputation
  • open/endovascular repair of abdominal aortic aneurysm
  • endovascular/ open bypass surgery for critical leg ischaemia
  • endovenous/foam sclerotherapy/open surgery for varicose veins (EVLT, RFA, VNUS, Venefit)
  • treatment of spider/reticular veins
  • treatment of deep vein thrombosis (DVT)
  • renal access surgery/arteriovenous fistula
  • insertion of central lines under ultrasound and imaging control
  • treatment of arterial/venous foot ulcers
  • botox injection/retrodermal curettage/ thoracoscopic sympathectomy for hyperhidrosis (excessive sweating)

Research and Publications:

He has keen interest in research and has presented at numerous international vascular meetings such as the Vascular Society of Great Britain & Ireland (VSGBI) Annual Meeting and The American Society for Vascular Surgery (SVS) Annual Meeting. He has also won various international awards for his research. He has also published extensively in international peer reviewed journals and written chapters in vascular surgery text books.

INTERNATIONAL AWARDS:

  • Young Investigators Award at International Society of  Applied Cardiovascular Biology (ISACB) Biennial Meeting in 2008
  • Research Fellowship Grant from the UK Circulation Foundation 2008
  • Prize winner in the Society of Academic and Research Surgery (SARS) session at the Vascular Society of Great Britain and Ireland Annual Meeting, 2008.

Professional Memberships:

  • Fellow of the Royal College of Surgeons of England
  • Member of the Court of Examiners of the Royal College of Surgeons of England
  • Member of the Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh
  • Member of the Vascular Society of the Great Britain and Ireland (VSGBI)
  • Member of the Society of Academic and Research Surgery (SARS) of UK
  • Member of British Society of Endovascular Therapy (BSET)
  • Member of Vascular Society of Malaysia
  • Member of Malaysian Society for Quality in Health (MSQH)
  • President of Private Medical Practitioners Association of Selangor & Kuala Lumpur (PMPASKL) 2017
  • Council Member of the Federation of Private Medical Practitioners Association of Malaysia (FPMPAM)
Day Time
Monday 09:00-13:00, 14:00-17:00
Tuesday 09:00-13:00, 14:00-17:00
Wednesday 09:00-13:00, 14:00-17:00
Thursday 09:00-13:00, 14:00-17:00
Friday 09:00-13:00, 14:00-17:00
Saturday 09:00-13:00, 14:00-17:00