About MSS

  The Society || A Brief History of MSS || Formation of the Society

Purpose of the society

  • Strive to achieve development and progress in spine surgery through education, researches, training and ethical practice
  • Promoting the best service for the back-care management to the society and to the nation-building
  • To promote and inculcate the spirit of professionalism and fraternity between members and public
  • To provide aids and assistance to members and society

Office Bearers 2017-2019

President Hon Secretary Hon Treasurer
Prof Dr Sabarul Afian Mokhtar Prof Dr Kwan Mun Keong Assoc Prof Dr Zamzuri Zakaria
Committee Members
Dr K Parameshwaran Assoc Prof Dr Chris Chan Yin Wei Dr Chiu Chee Kidd
Dr Mohd Hisam Muhamad Ariffin Dr Lee Chee Kean Dr Amir Fariz Zakaria
Hon Auditors
Assoc Prof Dr Abdul Halim Yusof Dr Abdul Malik Hussein  
Senior Advisors
Prof Dato' Dr Mohamad Abdul Razak Dato' Dr K S Sivananthan  
  Previous Office Bearers


  • Administrative & Good Governance - (Secretary & Treasurer)
  • Education & Training Committee - (Assoc Prof Kwan Mun Keong / Dr Saw Lim Beng / Dr Chris Chan Yin Wei)
  • Public Education & Media Committee - (Dr Nurul Azwa Mohd Noor / Dr Zairul Anuar Kamarul Bahrin)
  • Research Committee - (Asoc Prof Sabarul Alfian Mokhtar / Dato Azmi Baharudin)
  • Health Policy,Networking and Engagement - (Dr Abdul Malek Hussin /Dr Parameshwaran A/L Assipillai)

Regional Coordinators

  South: Dr Mazwar Sofiyan (Puteri Specialist Hospital)
North: Dr Parameshwaram A/L Assipilai (Penang Gleneagles)
East Coast: Dr Ahmad Tajuddin Abdullah (Hospital Sultanah Nur Zahirah)
Sabah: Dr LT Choong (Rafflesia Hospital)
Sarawak: Dr Wong Chung Chek (Kuching General Hospital)