Dr Ho’s biography
Specialist in Urology
Dr Kossen M.T. Ho completed in Oxford both his doctorate thesis on the urethral sphincter and urological training between 1994 and 2001. He returned to work in Hong Kong in 2001 at the Division or Urology, Department of Surgery, Queen Mary Hospital, University of Hong Kong. In the summer of 2003, he gained the Fellowship of the European Board of Urology in Paris and obtained a diploma of laparoscopic surgery from Strasbourg University, France.
Thereafter he received specialist training in laparoscopic urological surgery in Germany (Department of Urology, Universitatsklinikum, University of Leipzig, Leipzig), Belgium (Department of Urology, Erasme Hospital, University of Brussels, Brussels) and Egypt (The Urology and Nephrology Center, Mansoura). He also had exposure to robotic surgery while in Brussels.
He has been working alongside with a team of urologists at the Hong Kong Urology Clinic in 2004 – 2017. Since the introduction of the robotic at the Hong Kong Sanatorium & Hospital in March 2007, he has switched to robotic and performed hundreds of minimally invasive and robotic surgeries. He is a mentor robotic surgeon at the Hong Kong Sanatorium & Hospital.
As early as 2007-2008, he has incorporated MRI in the diagnose of prostate cancer. In recent years, he is collaborating with radiologists to perform MRI-ultrasound fusion prostate biopsy.