MBBS (UM), MS Ortho (UM), MRCS (Edin), CMIA (NIOSH)
Fellowship in Hand and Microsurgery (Louisville, USA)
Fellowship in Hand, Plastic, Burn and Reconstruction (Tubingen, Germany)
Dr. Terence Tay is the founder of Alpha Hand Surgery Centre and consultant hand & microsurgeon specialises in any hand problem and injury. He is also a resident consultant in Tropicana Medical Centre.
He graduated from University Malaya medical school in 2002, became the member of Royal College of Surgeon, Edinburgh in 2006 and obtained his specialist accreditation in orthopaedic surgery from University Malaya.
Dr. Terence then completed his hand surgery training at Christine M. Kleinert Institute for Hand and Microvascular Surgery in Louisville, Kentucky, USA. This institution is known worldwide for its cutting edge and state of the art approach in hand surgery including performing the first successful hand transplant in 1999. Apart from that, he also completed his fellowship training at the prestigious Hand, Plastic, Burn and Reconstruction Unit in Tubingen, Germany under Prof. Hans-Eberhard Schaller.
He is an international member of American Society for the Surgery of the Hand (ASSH), American Association for Hand Surgery (AAHS), Malaysian Society of Surgery of the Hand (MSSH), AO Trauma Asia Pacific and Malaysian Orthopaedic Association (MOA). He is also a board certified orthopaedic surgeon under the National Specialist Register Malaysia (NSR).
Dr Terence has also published many scientific papers both internationally and locally in hand and microsurgery, orthopaedic oncology, spine and paediatric orthopaedic. Apart from that, he is also a reviewer for Journal of Clinical Medicine and Research and a certified medical impairment assessor.
Dr Terence is multilingual and is conversant in English, Mandarin, Hokkien, Bahasa Melayu and Cantonese.