Professor KUMTA Shekhar Madhukar

Education - Assistant Dean

Professor, Division of Orthopaedic Tumours, Department of Orthopaedics & Traumatology
Director, Teaching and Learning Resource Centre, CUHK
Honorary Senior Medical & Health Officer, Department of Orthopaedics & Traumatology, Prince of Wales Hospital, Hospital Authority

Education - Assistant Dean

Professor KUMTA Shekhar Madhukar

Department of Orthopaedics and Traumatology

Contact Information
Office : (852) 3505-3947
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School / Department / Institute / Centre / Unit
Department of Orthopaedics and Traumatology

Bone Tumour Surgery and Complex Limb Salvage Reconstruction
Surgery for Advanced Sarcoma and Metastatic Cancer

MBBS, Master of Surgery

Research Interests
1. Bone Cancer – Musculoskeletal Oncology
2. Complex Extremity Reconstruction & Limb Salvage Surgery
3. Molecular Biology of Giant Cell Tumours
4. Osteolytic Neoplasms
5. Palliative Surgical Care

Additional Information:
Awards and Honours:
UGC Award for Teaching Excellence (2012)
University Education Award (2012)
University Education Award (2011)
Vice-Chancellor's Exemplary Teaching Award (2008)
Outstanding Teacher Award (2008)
Most Outstanding Tutor - Intern's Practice Tips Workshops (2002-2003)
Outstanding Teacher Award(2001)

Academic Qualifications:
Selected Publications
  1. Wong KC, Lee C, Shing MM, Kumta S. Surgical Resection of Relapse May Improve Postrelapse Survival of Paitents with Localized Osteosarcoma. Clin Orthop Relat Res. 2013 Mar;471(3);814-9.
  2. Wong KC, Kumta SM. Joint-preserving Tumor Resection and Reconstruction Using Image-guided Computer Navigation. Clin Orthop Relat Res. 2013 Mar;471(3):762-3
  3. Wong KC, Kumta SM. Computer-assisted Tumor Surgery in Malignant Bone Tumors. Clin Orthop Relat Res. 2013 Mar;471(3):750-61.
  4. Wong KC, Kumta SM, Tse LF, Ng EW, Lee KS. Navigation Endoscopic Assisted Tumor (NEAT) surgery for benign bone tumors of the extremities. Comput Aided Surg. 2010;15(1-3):32-9.
  5. Wong KC, Kumta SM, Leung KS, Ng KW, Ng EW, Lee KS Integration of CAD/CAM planning into computer assisted orthopaedic surgery. Comput Aided Surg. 2010;15(4-6):65-74.
  6. Wong KC, Kumta SM, Cheung KW, Chiu KH, Tse LF, Shing MK, Li CK. Tumour Prosthetic Replacement in Paediatric Bone Cancer. HK J Paediatr (new series) 2010:15(2):104-10.
  7. Yang JY, Cheng FW, Wong KC, Lee V, Leung WK, Shing MM, Kumta SM, Li CK. Initial Presentation and Management of Osteosarcoma and its impact on Disease outcome. Hong Kong Medical J. 2009 Dec;15(6):434-9.
  8. Wong KC, Kumta SM, Antonio GE; Tse LF. Image Fusion for Computer-assisted Bone Tumor Surgery. Clin Orthop Relat Res. 2008 Oct;466(10):2533-41.
  9. KC Wong, SM Kumta, KH Chiu, KW Cheung, KS Leung, P Unwin, MCM Wong. Computer assisted pelvic tumor resection and reconstruction with a custom-made prosthesis using an innovative adaptation and its validation. Computer Aided Surgery 2007 Jul;12(4):225-232.
  10. KC Wong, SM Kumta, KH Chiu, GE Antonio, P Unwin, KS Leung. Precision Tumour resection and Reconstruction Using Image-guided Computer Navigation. JBJS 2007 Jul;89B(7):943-947.
Undergraduate teaching: MBChB Programme
Postgraduate teaching: Advanced Diploma in Nursing
Postgraduate supervision: PhD in Orthopaedics & Traumatology