Dr. Lo Kang Shang Chit

Dr. Lo Kang Shang Chit


  • Dermatology


  • Sexually Transmitted Infections


  • Hair & nail disorders
  • Sexually transmitted diseases
  • Dermato-surgery
  • Electro-surgery
  • Cryotherapy
  • Chemical cautery (for benign/ malignant/ pre-malignant skin conditions) Intralesional corticosteroid injection (for alopecia areata, keloidal scars etc.)
  • Skin scrapings & microscopic examination (for superficial cutaneous fungal infections)
  • Diagnostic skin biopsy & therapeutic excisional skin biopsy
  • Patch testing
  • Skin prick tests (for skin allergy)
  • Slit skin smear (for leprosy)
  • Intralesional corticosteroid injection for alopecia areata, keloidal scars


  • Doctor of Medicine, MD (USM)
  • Member of the Royal College of Physicians, MRCP (United Kingdom)
  • Diploma in Dermatology, Dip Derm (Glasgow)
  • Diploma in Sexually Transmitted Diseases, Dip STD (COTTISA)
  • Advanced Master in Dermatology, Adv MMed Derm (UKM)
  • Fellow of the Royal College of Physicians, FRCP (Edinburg)
  • Academy of Medicine Malaysia, AM

Awards / Achievements / Appointments

  • 2003: Excellent Service Award (Penang Hospital)
  • since 2005: Life Member (Dermatological Society of Malaysia)
  • 2006: 1st Prize Outstanding Award & the Kanchana Panikabutra Award (COTTISA STD Course)
  • since 2008: Adjunct Senior Lecturer (Penang Medical College)
  • since 2008: Fellow (Royal College of Physicians & Surgeons, Edinburgh, UK)


  • Bahasa Indonesia
  • Bahasa Malaysia
  • Cantonese
  • English
  • Hokkien
  • Mandarin
MMC Registration No: 32779