Dr Ansgar C. Cheng

Education

  • Dental degree – University of Hong Kong (1990)
  • Master of Science – Northwestern University, Chicago, USA (1992)
  • Specialty training in Prosthodontics, Northwestern University, Chicago, USA (1992)

Fellowships/Specialty Boards

  • Academy of Medicine, Singapore
  • Royal College of Dentists of Canada (Prosthodontics Board Certified, Canada)
  • Royal Australasian College of Dental Surgeons
  • Prothodontist, Specialist Register, Singapore Dental Council

Academic Awards

  • Oral-B Prize in Periodontology, University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong (1990)
  • Alumni Prize for Academic Merit and Participation in Extra-Curricular Activities, University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong (1990)
  • Distinction, Periodontology & Public Health, University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong (1990)
  • Judson C. Hickey Scientific Writing Awards, Journal of Prosthetic Dentistry (1997, 1998 & 2000)

Professional Activities

  • Adjunct Associate Professor, National University of Singapore
  • Honorary Clinical Associate Professor, University of Hong Kong
  • Consultant, National University Hospital
  • Examiner (Prosthodontics Specialty), Royal College of Dentists of Canada
  • External Examiner (Prosthodontics Specialty), College of Dental Surgeons, Hong Kong
  • Fellow, College of Dental Surgeons, Singapore
  • Editorial Review Board, Journal of Prosthetic Dentistry, International Journal of Prosthodontics and Singapore Dental Journal
  • Dental Specialist Assessment Committee (Prosthodontics Specialty), Singapore
  • Formerly Head of Maxillofacial Prosthetics, University Health Network-Princess Margaret Hospital, Toronto, Canada
  • Formerly Consultant, Department of Otolaryngology (ENT), Toronto General Hospital, Canada
  • Formerly Assistant Professor of Prosthodontics, University of Toronto, Canada

Conference Speaker/Panelist

  • June 2015 – University of Hong Kong, Faculty of Dentistry, Postgraduate Prosthodontics, Hong Kong SAR, People’s Republic of China
    “Fundamentals of Implant Overdenture: Common Issues (Uncommon Concepts)”
  • November 2014 – 9th Biannual Congress of Asian Academy of Prosthodontics, Taipei, Taiwan
    “Role of CAD CAM in Implant Prosthodontics: Current Perspectives”
  • November 2014 – 7th Scientific Congress, Malaysian Dental Association, Johor Bahru, Malaysia
    “A 21st Century Random Walk in Fixed Prosthodontics. What are the Rules”
  • August 2014 – Peer Review Learning, Mount Elizabeth Hospital, Singapore
    “Endosseous Implants in Free Flaps: Prosthodontics and Surgical Considerations”
  • August 2014 – National Kidney Foundation, Singapore
    “Why a Healthy Mouth is Good for Your Body?”
  • August 2014 – College of Dental Surgeons, Singapore
    “The Role of Endosseous Implants in Functional Mandibular Rehabilitations: Prosthodontics and Surgical Considerations”
  • May 2014 – University of British Columbia, Graduate Prosthodontics, Vancouver, Canada
    “Clinical Considerations of Removable Implant Prosthodontic Rehabilitation”
  • May 2014 – Metro West Dental Specialty Group Study Club, Omaha, Nebraska, USA
    “Multidisciplinary approach of Prosthodontic Treatment for fine Esthetic Outcome”
  • May 2014 – Nobel Study Club, Singapore
    “Implant superstructures – casting vs CADCAM”
  • April 2014 – 2014 Spring Scientific Meeting, The College of Dental Surgeons of Hong Kong
  • April 2014 – Nobel Study Club, Singapore
    “Periodontal Regeneration Around Teeth & Implants”
  • April 2014 – College of Dental Surgeons, Hong Kong SAR, People’s Republic of China
    “Orthodontic and Prosthodontic Paradigm: Contemporary Clinical Management”
  • January to December 2014 – Chairman of Dental Journal Club, Mount Elizabeth Orchard

Scientific Publications

  • Ito MI, Marx DB, Cheng AC, Wee AG. Proposed Shade Guide for Attached Gingiva – A Pilot Study. Journal of Prosthodontics: Implant, Esthetic, and Reconstructive Dentistry. J Prosthodontics 2015:24;182-187
  • Cheng AC, Soo S. Complete denture copy technique-A practical application. Singapore Dental Journal 2014;35:65-70
  • Ng SD, Tan KB, Teoh KH, Cheng AC, Nicholls JI. Three dimensional accuracy of a digitally coded healing abutment implant impression system. Int J Oral Maxillfac Implants 2014;29:927-36

Media Interviews

Videos

Blog Post

BEAM (June 2017): Taking a Run at Living a Fitter Life (Dr Ansgar Cheng) BEAM (June 2017): Taking a Run at Living a Fitter Life (Dr Ansgar Cheng)

This article first appeared in the June 2017 issue of BEAM, the official magazine for the British Association of Singapore....

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Dr Ansgar Cheng: Who Needs Dental Clearance

Is it advisable to have a dental implant done as soon as the tooth is extracted? Is it advisable to have a dental implant done as soon as the tooth is extracted?

Generally, if there is no infection on the extracted tooth and the surrounding bone is healthy, there are no issues with having a dental implant surgery......

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Our Awards & Achievements

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Bronze Award
Singapore HEALTH Award
2014

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Best Healthcare Experience
Singapore Experience Awards 2012

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Winner, "Promising Brands"
Singapore Prestige Brand Award 2011