Speciality

Subspeciality

  • Gynaecology
  • Urogynaecology

Areas of interest

Pelvic floor disorders, Urinary Incontinence, Urodynamics

About

Dr Yong is a certified Urogynaecologist offering specialised services to women with pelvic floor disorders such as pelvic organ prolapse, urinary incontinence, bladder pain, genitourinary fistula and pelvic pain or mesh related issues. He is a minimally invasive surgeon with laparoscopic, robotic and vaginal surgery skills. Dr Yong wishes to raise public awareness on pelvic floor issues and develop an individualised care plan to improve patient's quality of life. Dr Yong main clinical and research interest focusing on conservative management and native tissue surgery for treatment of pelvic organ prolapse and stress urinary incontinence.

Epworth hospital locations

Hospital

Epworth Freemasons Albert Street

Consulting locations

Consulting Location

Epworth Freemasons

Level 5, Suite 5.2
124 Grey Street
East Melbourne VIC 3002

Education and training

  • Education of registrars and fellow in Urogynaecology
  • Speaker & preceptor at RWH annual perineal trauma masterclass
  • Preceptor for annual pre UGSA ASM laparoscopic sacral colpopexy workshop
  • Clinical Supervisor for AGES fellow

Research

  • RCT of Portex pessary vs irregular hexagonal pessary for prolapse, RWH
  • Bilateral sacrospinous ligament flap for apical prolapse. A cadaver & MRI study
  • A non-randomised comparison of the expanded autologous Fascia Lata augmented Anterior vagina wall repair versus native tissue anterior colporrhaphy. FLAiR study

Qualifications

  • MBCHB
  • FRANZCOG
  • CU

Professional Associations

  • RANZCOG
  • UGSA
  • IUGA
  • ICS
  • Continence Foundation Australia (CFA)