Dr. Darren Khoo Teng Lye

Dr. Darren Khoo Teng Lye


Specialty

  • Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery

Subspecialty

  • Aesthetic Eyelid Surgery
  • Cleft and Craniofacial Surgery
  • Laser Treatment

Focus

  • Aesthetic (Cosmetic) Surgery
  • Minimally invasive plastic surgery
  • Aesthetic Medicine (Non-surgery rejuvenation)
  • Laser skin resurfacing treatment
  • Reconstructive Surgery
  • Upper Eyelid Surgery : Double eyelid creation (incision or suture technique), Upper eyelid lift (Upper blepharoplasty), Eyebrow lift, Drooping eyelid correction (Ptosis correction)
  • Lower Eyelid Surgery : Eye bags removal (Lower blepharoplasty), Lower eyelid skin tightening and wrinkle removal, Tear trough smoothening
  • Inner & Outer eyelid corner enlargement (Medical Epicanthoplasty & Lateral Canthoplasty)
  • Nose Shaping Surgery : Nasal bridge augmentation, Nose profile correction, Nasal asymmetry and deviation correction, Short nose lengthening, Nasal tip shaping, Nasal base reduction
  • Facial Contouring and lifting procedures : Fat graph injection or transfer (give volume to sunken areas - laugh lines, tear trough etc), Face lipo-sculpture (double chin, jowls reduction), V-Line face thread lifting, Mini face lift, Neck lift, Chin reduction or enhancement, Lip reduction or enhancement
  • Non-surgery facial rejuvenation procedures : Botulinum toxin injection for facial wrinkle reduction, Facial filler injection (hyaluronic fillers), Plasma rich plasma (PRP) injection
  • Laser skin resurfacing or rejuvenation : Facial pigmentation disorder (sun damage, freckles,melasma), Birth mark treatment, Acne and acne scarring treatment, Open pores and wrinkle reduction
  • Body contouring surgery or slimming treament : Liposuction (for a sculptured body), Abdominoplasty (tummy tuck)
  • Aesthetic Breast Surgery : Breast enhancement with fat graft transfer, Breast lift, Breast reduction
  • Ear Shaping Surgery : Otoplasty
  • Facial trauma or injury (facial fractures and wounds treatment)
  • Birth defects (cleft lip and palate repair)
  • Burn injury treatment
  • Skin cancer, tumour or growth treatment
  • Keloid and hypertrophic scars treatment
  • Complicated wounds management and reconstruction from head to toe
  • Face, head and neck reconstruction
  • Breast reconstruction for breast cancer
  • Birth defects of hands
  • Pressure (bedsores) Treatment

Qualifications

  • Doctor of Medicine, MD (USM)
  • Masters in Surgery (Plastic Surgery) (USM)
  • Fellow of Alumni of Doctors of Universiti Sains Malaysia, FADUSM
  • Academy of Medicine Malaysia, AM
  • Diploma in Aesthetic Medicine, American Academy of Aesthetic Medicine, Dip. AAAM (USA)
  • Fellowship in Oculoplastic and Aesthetic Surgery (DCUMC, Korea)
  • Master of Surgery (Plastic Surgery) (USM)
  • Subspeciality / Fellowship in Oculoplastic and Aesthetic Surgery (DCUMC, Korea)
  • Aesthetic Surgery Training (Facial Contouring Surgery and Rhinoplasty) (EFIL Plastic Surgery Clinic, Daegu, Korea)
  • Aesthetic Surgery Fellowship Training (V Plastic Surgery Clinic, Daegu, Korea)
  • Visiting Scholar in Cleft and Craniofacial Surgery (Chang Gung Craniofacial Centre, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, Taoyuan, Taiwan)
  • Diploma in Aesthetic Medicine (American Academy of Aesthetic Medicine, USA)

Awards / Achievements / Appointments

  • 2-6 June 2008: Young Investigator Award (Zimmer Award) of 5th World Congress on Tissue Banking
  • 2-5 September 2009: Award for Best Non-European Union Abstract
  • 2008: Tun Abdul Razak Research Award 2008
  • 2013: Guang Ming Hero Awards 2013
  • 2010: Gold Medalist and Best Overall Postgraduate Student of Master of Medicine Program of Universiti Sains Malaysia
  • 2010: Best Surgical Based Postgraduate Student Master of Medicine Program of Universiti Sains Malaysia
  • 2010: Best Student in Master of Surgery (Plastic Surgery) of Universiti Sains Malaysia

Language

  • Bahasa Indonesia
  • Bahasa Malaysia
  • Cantonese
  • English
  • Hokkien
  • Mandarin
MMC Registration No: 38730