Our Doctors

We are dedicated to being the preferred provider of care, with innovative use of technology,
experienced doctors and well-trained staff who collaborate to offer the best diagnosis and treatment plans.

Dr. Ko Chung Sen

MB. BCh. BAO (Hons) (Ire), BA (Ire), FRCS(I) (Ire), FRCS (C-Th) (UK) (Ire), FTTA (UK), A.M. (Malaysia)
Cardiothoracic Surgery

KPJ Ipoh Specialist Hospital

Location: Suite 2-01
Type: Resident
Ext: (605 240 8777)
Dr. Ko Chung Sen commenced his practice in KPJ Ipoh Specialist Hospital in December 2004 as a Resident Consultant Cardiovascular & Thoracic Surgeon. He has served as Senior House Officer in few hospitals in Dublin, Oxford and London. He has held appointments as Specialist Registrar since 1997 to 2001 in few hospitals in UK for instance Birmingham Heartlands Hospital, Queen Elizabeth Hospital, Walsgrave Hospital, to name a few. Dr. Ko was attached to Penang Hospital Heart Centre as Consultant Cardiothoracic Surgeon for three years.

Specialty Interests

: Coronary artery bypass graftings (on-pump and off-pump)

: Valve repairs and replacement for mitral and aortic valves

: Congenital heart diseases and various other procedures including dissecting aortic aneurysm repairs

: post-infarct ventricular septal rupture

: pulmonary embolectomies and penetrating cardiac trauma

: rigid bronchoscopies (diagnostics and therapeutics) and major thoracic resections for lung cancer, tracheal resection, decortications for empyema thoracis, mediastinaltumor resections

: Minimal invasive video assisted thoracic surgery (VATS) for pneumothorax, pleural effusion, biopsies, and hyperhidrosis

: Sympathectomy for hyperhidrosis

Language

Malay, English, Cantonese, Mandarin, Hokkien