- Department Introduction
- Cancer Center
- Our Teams
Superintendent Kwen Shan Chao is a globally renown expert in cancer treatment with multiple strengths, including: 1) Radiotherapy for cancer 2) Diagnosis and treatment of cancer through molecular image 3) Other special cancer treatments. President Chao has an abundant amount of research papers ranging from strength control of IMRT, IGRT to SBRT & SABR.
Vice Superintendent Chang-Fang Chiu Specializes in Oncology, Hematology and Hematopoietic stem cell transplantation etc. Vice President Chiu received training in the world renown New York Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center and has abundant experiences in treatment of different types of malignant tumor and Hematology diseases. Vice President Chiu established a Centre for patients of 20 main forms of cancer, care teams of multiple divisions and a Hematopoietic stem cell transplantation care system to provide patients high quality medical care. Doctor Chiu focuses on the diagnosis and treatment of breast cancer, Gastroenterologic cancer, lymphoma tumor, multiple myeloma tumors and is very willing to provide a second opinion for cancer treatment.
The 3 most reputable Taiwanese physicians in liver transplant were known as “Bo Huang from the North, Long Bin from the Central Area, Chao Long from the South” by domestic media. All 3 physicians studied under Dr. Starzl, the father of liver transplants. All 3 physicians have their own characteristics and have had significant development since then. With the retirement of Professor Bo Huang Lee of National Taiwan University, the Hospitals future looks bright under the leadership of President Long Bin Cheng. In addition to having remarkable performances in liver transplants, President Cheng is also an astounding Gastroenterology, thyroid gland tumor surgeon. His contributions to organ transplant within this hospital is fundamental and undeniable.
Doctor Tzu-Liang Chen is one of the best surgeon in the field of Laparoscopic Surgery . He specializes in using abdominal endoscope procedures to treat Rectal Cancer. Around 60% of Rectal Cancer can be operated via abdominal endoscope, Then, by creating openings smaller than 1 cm, precise apparatus can be implemented and provide a zoomed-in image which is transferred back to a monitor for precise operations. Abdominal procedure wounds are small, allowing rapid recovery and shorter number of admittance days. It is a good choice for patients of all ages.
Hsin-Yuan Fang, director of expertise in minimally invasive thoracoscopic surgery, minimally invasive surgery can be used in lobectomy, lung cancer and esophageal cancer resection, lymph node clearance surgery, and even with Da Vinci (robotic arm) for more precise surgery, postoperative recovery is good , High cure rate. Fang physicians underwent thoracoscopic surgery, lung cancer surgery, esophageal cancer and gastric cardia cancer surgery clinical experience. Fang doctors suggested that after middle age should be annual physical examination, through low-dose computer layer examination, easier to find early lung cancer lesions, early detection of esophageal cancer through the esophageal lesions easier to detect and early detection of early detection of early treatment
Treatment of Gastroenterology, pancreas surgery; thyroid and parathyroid surgery; breast disease & cancer patients; hernia, weightloss evaluation. Doctor Yang also has a Doctor degree in food nutrients and will assess the patients condition before treatment, these include: Age, Nutritional condition; heart, lungs, liver, kidney organ functions, whether or not tumor is re-occuring, whether it has transferred to other parts of the body, whether surgery is suitable.
Hematologic malignancy, bone marrow transplantation
Best teaching physician, Veteran General Hospital-Kaohsiung, 1998
2001, 2003, 2004, 2005, 2007, 2009: Best Physician Award, CMUH