Professional Info

Prof. CHENG, Chun Yiu Jack

(Clinical Director)

Personal Information

Clinical Director of the Institute for Tissue Engineering and Regenerative Medicine

Office: (852) 3505 2515
Address: Room 74036, 5/F, Lui Che Woo Clinical Sciences Building, Prince of Wales Hospital

Research Interests

1. Etiopathogenesis and Imaging of Adolescent Idiopathic Scoliosis (AIS)
2. Bone Health and Related Research

Selected Publications

1. Lee RKL; Griffith JF; Leung JHY; Chu WCW; Lam TP; Ng BKW and Cheng JCY*. Effect of upright position on tonsillar level in adolescent idiopathic scoliosis.  Eur Radiol,  25(8):2397-402, 2015

2. Yu WS; Chan KY; Yu FWP; Ng BK; Lee KM; Qin L; Lam TP and Cheng JCY*. Age-related differences in volumetric bone mineral density, microarchitecture, and bone strength of distal radius and tibia in Chinese women: a high-resolution pQCT reference database study.  Osteoporos Int, 26(6):1691-703, 2015

3. Yu WS; Chan KY; Yu FWP; Ng BK; Lee KM; Qin L; Lam TP and Cheng JCY*. Bone structural and mechanical indices in Adolescent Idiopathic Scoliosis evaluated by high-resolution peripheral quantitative computed tomography (HR-pQCT). Bone, 61:109-15, 2014

4. Tang, NLS.; Yeung, HY; Hung, VWY; Liao, CD; Lam, TP; Yeung, HM; Lee, KM; Ng, BKW; and Cheng JCY*. Genetic Epidemiology and Heritability of AIS: A Study of 415 Chinese Female Patients. J Orthop Res. 30(9):1464-9, 2013

5. Lam TP et al., Cheng JCY*. Effect of whole body vibration (WBV) therapy on bone density and bone quality in osteopenic girls with adolescent idiopathic scoliosis: a randomized, controlled trial. Osteoporos Int. 2012 (DOI) 10.1007/s00198-012-2144-1.

6. Man GC et al., Cheng JCY*. Abnormal melatonin receptor 1B expression in osteoblasts from girls with adolescent idiopathic scoliosis. J Pineal Res. 2011;50(4):395-402.

7. Lam, TP; Hung, VW; Yeung, HY; Tse, YK; Chu, WC; Ng, BK; Lee, KM; Qin, L; Cheng JCY*. Abnormal bone quality in adolescent idiopathic scoliosis: a case-control study on 635 subjects and 269 normal controls with bone densitometry and quantitative ultrasound. Spine 2011; 36 (15): pp.1211-7

8. Wang WJ et al., Cheng JCY*. Top theories for the etiopathogenesis of adolescent idiopathic scoliosis. J Pediatr Orthop. 2011;31(1 Suppl):S14-27.

9. Man, G.; Wang, WW; Yeung, BH; Lee, SK; Ng, BK; Hung, WY; Wong, JH; Ng, TB; Qiu, Y; and Cheng JCY*. Abnormal proliferation and differentiation of osteoblasts from girls with adolescent idiopathic scoliosis to melatonin. J Pineal Res. 2010; 49 (1): pp.69-77

10. Weinstein SL, Cheng JCY*, Danielsson A, Morcuende JA. Adolescent idiopathic scoliosis. Lancet. 2008; 371(9623):1527-37.