Personal Information

Associate Professor of Orthopaedics and Traumatology  

Office: (852) 3505 1559
Address: Dept of Orthopaedics & Traumatology, 5/F, Lui Che Woo Clinical Sciences Building, Prince of Wales Hospital, Shatin, N.T., Hong Kong


  1. Tissue Culture
  2. Bone Densitometry
  3. Histomorphometry

Specialized Research Areas

  1. Osteoporotic Fracture Healing and Sarcopenia
  2. Mechanical Stimulation
  3. Biophysical Intervention

Selected Publications

  1. Wong RMY, Choy MHV, Chim YN, Li MC, Wang J, Leung KS, Cheng JCY, Alt V, Chow SKH, Cheung WH*. “A metaphyseal fracture rat model for mechanistic studies of osteoporotic bone healing.” Eur Cell Mater, 2019; 37:420-30.
  2. Wong RMY, Wong H, Zhang N, Chow SKH, Chau WW, Wang J, Chim YN, Leung KS, Cheung WH*. “The relationship between sarcopenia and fragility fracture – a systematic review.” Osteoporos Int, 2019; 30(3):541-53.
  3. Wang J, Leung KS, Chow SK, Cheung WH*. “The effect of whole body vibration on fracture healing – A systematic review.” Eur Cell Mater, 2017; 34:108-27.
  4. Zhang N, Chow SK, Leung KS, Lee HH, Cheung WH*. “An animal model of co-existing sarcopenia and osteoporotic fracture in senescence accelerated mouse prone 8 (SAMP8).” Exp Gerontol, 2017; 97: 1-8.
  5. Wang J, Leung KS, Chow SK, Cheung WH*. “Inflammation and age-associated skeletal muscle deterioration (sarcopenia).” J Orthop Translat, 2017; 10: 94-101.
  6. Cheung WH*, Miclau T, Chow SK, Yang FF, Alt V. Fracture healing in osteoporotic bone. Injury. 47 S2: S21-6, 2016.
  7. Guo AY, Leung KS, Qin JH, Chow SK, Cheung WH*. “Effect of low-magnitude high-frequency vibration treatment on retardation of sarcopenia – senescence accelerated mice-P8 (SAMP8) model.” Rejuvenation Res, 2016; 19(4):293-302.
  8. Hung VW, Zhu TY, Cheung WH*, Fong TN, Yu FW, Hung LK, Leung KS, Cheng JC, Lam TP, Qin L. “Age-related differences in volumetric bone mineral density, microarchitecture and bone strength of distal radius and tibia in Chinese women: a high resolution pQCT reference database study.” Osteoporos Int, 2015; 26:1691-70.
  9. Qin JH, Chow SK, Guo AY, Wong WN, Leung KS, Cheung WH*. “Low magnitude high frequency vibration accelerated cartilage degeneration but improved epiphyseal bone formation in anterior cruciate ligament transection induced osteoarthritis rat model.” Osteoarthritis Cartilage, 2014; 27(7):1061-7.
  10. Leung KS, Li CY, Tse YK, Choy TK, Leung PC, Hung VWY, Chan SY, Leung AH, Cheung WH*. “Effects of 18-month low-magnitude high-frequency vibration on fall rate and fracture risks in 710 community elderly – a cluster randomized controlled trial.” Osteoporos Int, 2014; 25:1785-95.