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PERSPECTIVE ARTICLE
Year : 2021  |  Volume : 10  |  Issue : 2  |  Page : 71-74

A journey from learning a noninvasive high-intensity focused ultrasound surgical treatment for gynecological diseases to providing high-intensity focused ultrasound services in Hong Kong


1 Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, School of Women's and Children's Health, The University of New South Wales, Sydney, NSW, Australia
2 Chiron Medical Centre, Kowloon, Hong Kong
3 Medical Clinic, HK Pacific Centre, Kowloon, Hong Kong

Correspondence Address:
Prof. Wu Shun Felix Wong
School of Women's and Children's Health, The University of New South Wales, Sydney, NSW
Australia
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Source of Support: None, Conflict of Interest: None


DOI: 10.4103/GMIT.GMIT_23_21

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This paper reflects a Hong Kong doctors group's journey to learn the high-intensity focused ultrasound (HIFU) ablation treatment for gynecological diseases in China. The procedures of HIFU ablation for fibroids, adenomyosis, and other gynecological diseases are described. After completing our training, the authors applied the HIFU ablation techniques they have learned to establish an outpatient HIFU clinic and provided HIFU ablation treatment in Hong Kong. This paper describes their early experience in providing HIFU services.


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