Wing Tip Wong
DVM MVS MANZCVS (Surgery)
Wing Tip Wong has spent most of his professional career as a clinician and teacher. He worked for several years in private practice in Malaysia and returned to the University of Melbourne in 1988 to work at the Veterinary Clinic and Hospital. From 1999 he spent 14 months as staff surgeon in private referral practice. He then returned to The University of Melbourne to become a consultant surgeon (orthopaedics and neurosurgery) in the Veterinary Clinic and Hospital as well as senior fellow in the Department of Veterinary Science until his retirement from the University in 2014. He is currently a visiting orthopaedic surgeon to various practices around Melbourne and also mentors at several clinics. He continues to run hip and stifle and basic bone plating workshops for the CVE. He is a passionate educator and a long-standing co-tutor in the CVE Surgery DE course. He has produced two outstanding DVDs for the CVE - A Practical Guide to Basic Bone Plating and Surgical Approaches to the Bones and Joints of the Dog, which are used by veterinarians around the world and have been translated into Japanese and Chinese.