Information for patients

This webpage contains PDF documents published by Dr Ong. The publications have been designed to assist his patients to better understand their treatment process and provide clarification for some frequently asked questions.

Click on the links below to download and print the PDF document. (note disclaimer at the bottom of the page).

What to do with blood-thinners before surgery?

What happens after breast cancer surgery

Dressings care info

Post-op Hernia instructions

What is the thyroid gland?

Info for patients admitted as emergency into hospital

Right lower quadrant abdominal pain

Dr Ong explaining the indications for thyroid surgery


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