Dr Christopher Sim Kwang Yong
S.D.C Certified Dental Specialist in Prosthodontics
Dr Christopher Sim is the director of Mount Elizabeth Dental Surgery since 1986. He is a Singapore Dental Council (SDC) Certified Specialist in Prosthodontics. A Prosthodontist is a trained dental specialist who has a special interests in the areas of dental implants, crowns and bridges as well as cosmetic dentistry. He is a well known international speaker and has lectured extensively on aesthetics and dental implants in the following countries: Ho Chi Minh City (Vietnam), Shenzhen (China), Shanghai (China), Tokyo (Japan), Kuala Lumpur (Malaysia), Krakow (Poland), Europe, Hong Kong SAR, Jakarta(Indonesia), Yokohama (Japan), Sydney (Australia), Barcelona (Spain), Seoul (South Korea), Taipei (Taiwan), Singapore. (read more…)
Dr Christopher Sim has been actively involved in the Continuing Dental Education (CDE) for dentists in the new and exciting field of Implant Dentistry. He was a former University of Frankfurt teaching faculty staff for the Cert in Oral Implantology program in Singapore. As an AIC Course Director ( Advance Implant Centre , Korea ) , he has conducted numerous implant training programs for dentists since 2007. Recently, Dr Christopher Sim was invited by New York University College Dentistry (NYUCD), Linhart Continuing Dental Education Program, to lecture on dental implant surgery at the prestigious Tokyo Medical Dental University . (read more…)
Dr Christopher Sim was formerly a member of the Ministry of Health, Clinical Practice Guidelines (CPG) Committee for Dental Implants. The committee is given the task of maintaining the clinical standards for the treatment of Edentulism with Dental Implants in Singapore.
Dr Christopher Sim obtained his dental degree from the National University of Singapore in 1981. He completed his MDS primary exam in 1982 before proceeding to the world renowned Institute of Dental Surgery, Eastman Dental Hospital, London for specialist training. He graduated with M.Sc.in Restorative Dentistry (London) in 1984.
In 1998 he was inducted as a Fellow of the Academy of Medicine.
Dr Christopher Sim has been involved in Implant Dentistry since 1991. His mentor in Dental Implantology is Prof.Dr. George.H.Nentwig who is the Head of Department of Oral Surgery and Oral Implantology, University of Frankfurt, Germany. In 2003 he was conferred FAMS (Prosthodontics) by the Academy of Medicine.
In 2003 Dr Sim was awarded Cert.in.Oral Implantology (with Distinction) from the University of Frankfurt ,Germany. In 2003 he was conferred Fellow of the International Congress of Oral Implantologist with certification in both Implant Surgery and Implant Prosthetics. He is also a member of ITI (International Team for Implantology). Since 2007,he was appointed as a Course Director of the Apsun Dental implant Education and Research Centre, Korea.
Dr Sim is also an early advocate of Cosmetic Dentistry. With his back ground in Prosthodontics, he started using porcelain veneers to improve his patients’ smile as early as 1988. Since then he has transformed and beautified countless smiles for his patients. Some of his early veneer cases done in the late 1980s are still fully functional to this day.
- Digitally Guided Implant Surgery in the Maxilla with Special Emphasis on 3-Dimensional Prosthetic Driven Implant Placements in the Aesthetic Zone – Ritz Carlton Singapore – Singapore Osstem Meeting July 2023
This international academic implant event was held on 13th May 2019 at the COEX Grand Ball Room.
In this symposium, domestic and international renowned lecturers for each subject field as well as live surgery, were invited to gave their presentations. Over 3000 dentists attended this symposium. Dr Christopher Sim lecture topic : Immediate Implant in the aesthetics zone, was well received by local and international implant dentists.
The Dental Implant World Meeting in Barcelona was organised by Dentium . It was held at CCIB Auditorio Platea, Barcelona on 29 Oct 2017.
Dr Christopher Sim was one of the 6 invited international speakers . Other invited speakers include World renown Prof Myron Nevins ( Harvard ,USA ), Prof Mariano Sanz( Madrid Spain ), Prof Hernadez Alfaro ( Barcelona ,Spain ) , Prof Alan Meltzer ( Pennsylvania, USA ) , Dr Robert Faulkner .(UCLA USA ) Prof Ui-Won Jung ( Yonsei ,Korea )
More than 1500 dentists from all over the world attended lectures by world prominent key opinion leaders . Dr Christopher Sim ‘s lecture on Simplifying Dental Implant Surgery with NR Line was well received.
The 2016 Dentium World Forum on Dental Implant was held at the Hilton Sydney on the 8th Oct 2016. More than 600 Clinicians from 16 different countries attending lectures by world prominent key opinion leaders.
Dr Christopher Sim from Singapore was one of the invited speakers.
Dr Christopher Sim‘s lecture , Narrow Ridge Implant : A Novel Approach to Dental Implant Placement in Thin Ridges was well received by the clinicians from all over the world .
Dr Christopher Sim (Singapore) presentations provided insights on the features of the NR Line Implant System and its different applications and techniques for optimal clinical success in Narrow Ridge cases.
Dr Christopher Sim was an invited speaker for this event , organised by Dentium . The Symposium was held on 26 July 2015 at Yokohama , Japan . Yokohama is Japan ‘s second largest city with a population of 3 million people. It is located less than half an hour south of Tokyu by train. This was the second time Dr Christopher sim was invited to give a lecture on dental implant surgery. in Japan .
Dr Christopher Sim lecture topic “ The timing of implant placement in the aesthetic zone “ was well received by the participating dentists.
This international dental event is organized by Dentium . It will be held at the Pan Pacific Hotel on 16 May (Sat) 2015. Dr Christopher Sim is an invited speaker for this event. His lecture topic is “ Immediate ,Early or Delayed Placement of Dental Implants in the Aesthetic Zone.
This is the second time Dr Christopher Sim Kwang Yong has been invited to Hong Kong to give a lecture on the latest dental implant techniques. The first time he gave a lecture on the topic was in August 2009 and the meeting was organized by Osstem Hong Kong.
The Dental Implant Meeting was held at The Grand Ballroom at Sheraton Hong Kong Hotel , Tsim Sha Tsui on 16th Sept 2013 . More than 300 Hong Kong dentists, including both general and specialist dentists, attended this Sunday Implant Meeting to update themselves on the latest dental implant procedures.
The topic that Dr Christopher Sim lectured on was “Dental Implants in the Aesthetic Zone”. As Hong Kong is one of the most affluent and advanced societies in Asia where looking and feeling good is an important aspect of the society, Dr Sim’s lecture was well received. His lecture included the latest surgical and bone grafting techniques to achieve good aesthetics for dental implants in the aesthetic zone. As achieving good aesthetics is a difficult and elusive goal in implant dentistry, Dr Christopher Sim’s post-lecture Question & Answer session receiveds many questions from the enthusiastic Hong Kong dentists.
- Dental Implant Meeting, Ho Chi Minh City Vietnam – Intercontinental Asiana Ho Chi Minh City June 2012
Dr Christopher Sim was an invited speaker for the inaugural meeting of the International Congress of Oral Implantologist (ICOI) in Ho Chi Minh City ,Vietnam. More than 800 dentist from USA, Europe , Asia and Australia attended this successful dental implant meeting.
Dr Christopher Sim was an invited speaker for the event which was organised by Osstem Guangdong. The meeting was a great success with more than 700 chinese dentists attending the meeting to learn more about this new exciting method of teeth replacement with dental implants.
Dr Christopher Sim was invited by New York University (NYU) College of Dentistry to give a lecture on dental implants at the prestigious Tokyo Medical Dental School. The lecture on implant surgery in the aesthetic zone was well received by the Japanese dentists.
- Dental Implant Meeting Malaysia 2012 – Sunway Pyramid Convention Centre , Petaling Jaya ,Malaysia January 2012
The 19th FDI / MDA Scientific Convention and Trade Exhibition 2012 Malaysia was organized jointly by the FDI World Dental Federation and Malaysian Dental Association. This event in the Malaysian dental calendar was opened by YBhg Dato’ Seri Dr. Hasan bin Abdul Rahman , Director General of Health , Ministry of Health ,Malaysia.
The international meeting was held at Sunway Pyramid Convention Centre , Petaling Jaya ,Malaysia on 13 – 15 Jan 2012. With a panel of world renowned international speakers, more than 1000 dentists attended this scientific meeting .
Dr.Christopher Sim was an invited speaker for this meeting. His lecture topic – Dental Implants In The Aesthetic Zone : A Total Implant Treatment Protocol , was well received by the Malaysian dentists.
Dr Christopher Sim was invited by Osstem Europe as an international speaker for this event in the beautiful city of Krakow. Dentists from all over Europe, including those from Germany, Italy ,United Kingdom, Portugal ,Spain , France ,Sweden and Poland attended this meeting.
More than three hundred local and regional dentists attended Dr Christopher Sim’s Osstem symposium opening lecture. Dr Sim’s lecture on the latest surgical and prosthetic techniques? which aimed to achieve aesthetics in difficult cases with thin jaw bones? was well received.
- Aesthetic Dental Society Meeting – Shaw foundation Alumni House National University of Singapore January 2010
More than three hundred local and regional dentists attended this successful meeting.
Dr Sim‘s symposium opening lecture was well received by over four hundred enthusiastic Hong Kong dentists.
More than six hundred dentists from 20 countries attended this event to upgrade their knowledge and skills in implant dentistry. The international meeting was a resounding success.
Over four hundred local and regional dentists attended this successful international meeting.