Author: Dr Chuck Fung Kong
Dr Chuck Fung Kong - General Practitioner (GP)
MBBS (Monash), FRACGP, Certificate in Primary Care Skin Cancer Medicine (UQ)
Chuck graduated from Monash University in 2005. He has worked in various hospitals in metropolitan Melbourne, interstates including Tasmania, Queensland and rural Victoria. Prior completing his General Practitioner (GP) training in rural Victoria, he has previous work experience in general medicine, surgery, paediatrics, ED and anaesthetics.
He enjoys general practice and he has special interest in aged care, chronic disease management such as diabetes and chronic obstructive airways disease, skin cancer checks and excisions, men’s health, family planning and travel medicine. Chuck speaks fluent mandarin. Outside work, he enjoys travelling, camping and vegetable gardening.
Diabetes is a chronic disease that is growing rapidly in Australia. According to Diabetes Australia, 280 Australians develop diabetes everyday.