Dr Wong headed the Children’s Emergency at National University Hospital when it started the service in 2002, before moving on to Department of Emergency Medicine, KK Women’s and Children’s Hospital serving as Senior Consultant in 2006. He was also the Senior Consultant, Contingency & Scenario Planning Division, Ops Group at Ministry of Health from 2008 – 2010.
He also actively engages in other organizations, and was Medical Advisor to the Child Abuse and Protection Team at Ministry of Community Development, Youth and Sports.
He is a member of Singapore Paediatric Society, The Society for Emergency Medicine in Singapore and College of Paediatrics and Child Health, Singapore. He is also a Fellow of the Academy of Medicine of Singapore.
Dr Wong was awarded the HMDP training award (Paediatric Emergency, Hospital for Sick Children, Toronto, Canada) in 2001. He remains amongst only a handful of paediatricians who has received formal training in the field of Paediatric Emergency in Singapore.
Dr Wong was also awarded the EXSA (Excellence Service) Award (Silver) in 2008.