Dr Anthony Ng received his MD degree at Tulane University, New Orleans, USA in 1973. He also received his MPH degree from the Tulane School of Public Health at the same time. He then received his surgery internship and residency training at University of California Medical Center at San Francisco. He trained further at University of Dunedin in New Zealand and Norfolk/Norwich Hospitals in England. He returned to Hong Kong in 1979 and joined the University Surgical Unit of Hong Kong University Medical School. He left to start private practice in 1986. He was honorary secretary for the Hong Kong Medical Association from 1988 to 1992. He is presently on the staff of Hong Kong Sanatorium & Hospital, Hong Kong Adventist Hospital and Canossa Hospital.