医疗团队

吴健华教授

香港骨科医学院院士
英国爱丁堡皇家外科医学院骨科院士
香港医学专科学院院士 (骨科)

专科: 骨科专科

专业分科: 儿童骨科﹑脊柱侧弯

语言: 英语﹑粤语和普通话

吴健华教授是一位专注儿童骨科外科及脊柱侧弯的专科医生。 

吴教授对于以前路和后路手术来治疗脊柱侧弯具有丰富经验。他也对导航手术、脊柱截骨术和脊柱侧弯患者的癒后研究有浓厚兴趣。他更为小儿股骨头缺血性坏死、马蹄足内翻、肢体畸形及脊柱侧弯等研发许多创新的治疗方法。 

吴教授曾在英国多间医院工作。他于1995年回港后加入公营医院。他重视患者的需求并加以改善治疗方法,致力为患者提供优质的护理。 

吴教授热衷于研究和教学。吴教授获香港政府创新科技委员会的创新科技基金(ITF)拨款,并担任首席研究员,研发治疗小儿股骨头缺血性坏死的新型外固定器,并获得专利。他还积极参与临床和基础科学研究,并定期获本地和国际会议受邀担任演讲者。 

除了是Scoliosis Research Society的会员外,吴教授更获该会颁发John Moe’s best e-Poster Award 及 Russell A Hibbs Clinical Research Award。吴教授是现任亚太儿科骨科医学会主席,亦是香港骨科学会前主席。 

近期著作和演讲

  • 2018 ”Novel Biological Role of Epigenetic MicroRNA in the Etiopathogenesis of Adolescent Idiopathic Scoliosis” POSNA Annual meeting, Austin, Texas, USA.
  • 2015 "HRQoL assessment by SRS-30 for Chinese patients with surgery for Adolescent Idiopathic Scoliosis (AIS)."
  • 2010 "Treatment of severe clubfoot with manipulation using synthetic cast material and a foam-casting platform": a preliminary report J Pediatr Orthop B. 
  • 2007 "Quantitative assessment of Leg Length Discrepancy in the Treatment of Fibular Hemimelia." Triennial Congress of Asia Pacific Orthopaedic association, Seoul, Korea
  • 2004 Speaker of "Increased Bone Remodeling and Growth Disturbance are related to Generalised Low Bone Mass in Adolescent Idiopathic Scoliosis(AIS)." The SRS 39th Annual Meeting, Xeed Meeting in Spine surgery, Taipei, Taiwan
  • 2004 “Limb lengthening for Short Stature: A 10- year Clinical Experience.” HK Journal of Paeditrics

奖项,荣誉和组织

    • 2019 – Present  President, Hong Kong APPOS Asia Pacific Paediatric Orthopaedic Society

    • 2018 – 2019      Vice President, Hong Kong APPOS Asia Pacific Paediatric Orthopaedic Society

    • 2016                   Russell A Hibbs Clinical Research Award, Scoliosis Research Society

    • 2013 – 2017      Secretary, Hong Kong APPOS Asia Pacific Paediatric Orthopaedic Society

    • 2015 – 2016      President, Hong Kong Orthopaedic Association

    • 2013 – 2014      President Elect, Hong Kong Orthopaedic Association

    • 2012 – 2013      President, Paediatric Orthopaedics Chapter, Hong Kong Orthopaedic Association