Alan Sihoe

Chief of Thoracic Surgery, The University of Hong Kong Shenzhen Hospital, Hong Kong

Dr Sihoe received his medical training at the University of Cambridge, where he was awarded multiple prizes and received an Honours degree and a Masters degree for research in Pathology. After working in Scotland and England, he returned to practice Cardiothoracic Surgery in Hong Kong and China, sub-specializing in Minimally Invasive Thoracic Surgery (MITS).

Dr Sihoe is now an internationally recognized expert and advocate of ‘next generation’ MITS techniques – especially uniportal and needlescopic chest surgery. He has authored or co-authored over a dozen book chapters and over 150 journal articles and conference abstracts. Dr Sihoe’s work in thoracic surgery and clinical research has won multiple awards – including from the European Society of Thoracic Surgeons (ESTS), the International Society for Minimally Invasive Cardiothoracic Surgery (ISMICS), and the Hong Kong Lung Foundation. Today, he is a frequent Invited Speaker and Faculty member at conferences and surgical education events around the world, and he has taught and lectured on MITS on every continent on earth.

APSR 2017
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