Department of Surgery, CUHK

Professor TEOH Yuen Bun Anthony    

MD (CUHK), FRCSEd (Gen), FHKAM (Surgery), FCSHK, MBChB

Upper Gastrointestinal and Metabolic Surgery
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Professor Anthony Y. B., TEOH is currently the Deputy Director of Endoscopy and Professor in The Chinese University of Hong Kong. He graduated from the Chinese University of Hong Kong in 2001. After completing his surgical training, he has received overseas training in many international centres including the Kitasato University East Hospital and the Cancer Institute Hospital (Ariake) in Japan, the University of Washington, Cornell University and Stanford University in USA. He is a winner of multiple awards including 2019 Asian Pacific Digestive Week Emerging Leaders Lectureship, Carlos Pellegrini Traveling Fellow, American Society for Gastrointestinal Endoscopy endoscopic research awards, the GB Ong and Li Shield's Medal (best candidate in the fellowship examinations both locally and internationally).

Professor Teoh has served as a Visiting Professor to the Stanford Medical Center, Fujian University Medical Hospital, Consultant for Hepatopancreatobiliary Minimally Invasive Surgery Institute of Central South University.He is also a steering committee member for the Asian EUS group, member of upper GI committee of the World Endoscopy Organization, Secretary to the Hong Kong EUS society, council member of Hong Kong Hernia society, Hong Kong society of Robotic surgery and Hong Kong Society of Digestive Endoscopy. In addition, he is also an Associate Editor for Digestive Endoscopy and Techniques in Gastrointestinal Endoscopy. He is also in the editorial board for several internationally renowned journals including Clinical gastroenterology and hepatology, VideoGIE, Endoscopic ultrasound, Saudi journal of gastroenterology, World journal of Gastrointestinal endoscopy and World Journal of Gastroenterology. He has published over 123 journal papers and written 14 book chapters. He is currently a Consultant for Boston Scientific, Cook, Taewoong and Microtech Medical Corporations.

Research Interests

  • Advanced interventional endoscopic ultrasonography (EUS)
  • Endoscopic retrograde cholangiography (ERCP)
  • Minimally invasive upper gastrointestinal cancer surgery
  • Hernia surgery
  • Robotics surgery

Additional Information

  • Associate Editor of Digestive Endoscopy (2018) and Techniques and Innovations in Gastrointestinal Endoscopy (2020)
  • Member of the editorial board of Journal of Digestive Endoscopy, Hernia, Clinical gastroenterology and hepatology, VideoGIE, Endoscopic Ultrasound, Saudi journal of gastroenterology, World Journal of Gastroenterology and World Journal of Gastrointestinal endoscopy
  • Steering committee member of the Asian EUS group
  • Member of Upper GI committee of the World Endoscopy Organization
  • Member of the Examination committee of the Hong Kong Intercollegiate Board of Surgical Colleges
  • Member of the Scientific committee to the Conjoint Scientific Committee of the Hong Kong College of Surgeons
  • Member of the Research committee to the Hong Kong College of Surgeons
  • Secretary, Hong Kong Society of Endosonography
  • Council member, Hong Kong Society of Digestive Endoscopy
  • Council member, Hong Kong Hernia Society
  • Council member, Hong Kong Society of Robotic Surgery

Selected Publications

  1. Teoh AYB, Kitano M, Itoi T, Pérez-Miranda M, Ogura T, Chan SM, Serna-Higuera C, Omoto S, Torres-Yuste R, Tsuichiya T, Wong KT, Leung CH, Chiu PWY, Ng EKW, Lau JYW. Endosonography-guided gallbladder drainage versus percutaneous cholecystostomy in very high-risk surgical patients with acute cholecystitis: an international randomised multicentre controlled superiority trial (DRAC 1). Gut. 2020 Mar 12.
  2. Teoh AYB, Dhir V, Kida M, Yasuda I, Jin ZD, Seo DW, Almadi M, Ang TL, Hara K, Hilmi I, Itoi T, Lakhtakia S, Matsuda K, Pausawasdi N, Puri R, Tang RS, Wang HP, Yang AM, Hawes R, Varadarajulu S, Yasuda K, Ho LKY. Consensus guidelines on the optimal management in interventional EUS procedures: results from the Asian EUS group RAND/UCLA expert panel. Gut. 2018 Jul;67(7):1209-1228.
  3. Itoi T, Ishii K, Ikeuchi N, Sofuni A, Gotoda T, Moriyasu F, Dhir V, Teoh AY, Binmoeller KF. Prospective evaluation of endoscopic ultrasonography-guided double-balloon-occluded gastrojejunostomy bypass (EPASS) for malignant gastric outlet obstruction. Gut. 2016 Feb;65(2):193-5.
  4. Teoh AY, Cheung FK, Hu B, Pan YM, Lai LH, Chiu PW, Wong SK, Chan FK, Lau JY. Randomized Trial of Endoscopic Sphincterotomy With Balloon Dilation Versus Endoscopic Sphincterotomy Alone for Removal of Bile Duct Stones. Gastroenterology. 2013 Feb;144(2):341-345.
  5. Teoh AY, Chiu PW, Wong TCL, Liu SY, Wong SK, Ng EK. Functional performance and quality of life in patients with squamous esophageal carcinoma receiving surgery or chemoradiation. Results from a randomized trial. Ann Surg. 2011 Jan;253(1):1-5.

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