Assistant Professor  |  Surgeon-Global Health

Michael Chua

Hospital for Sick Children
Appointment Status

Dr. Chua is joining the Division of Urology at the University of Toronto after extensive training in multiple facets of Urology. He finished his medical education and urology residency at the St. Luke's Medical Center (SLMC), Philippines. As a chief resident, he successfully completed the Da Vinci Robotic Surgical System Training- Surgeon Console Program at the Harvard Medical School- Boston Children's Hospital. Followed by a research fellowship in Urodynamics and Lower Urinary Tract Dysfunction at the Buddhist Tzu Chi General Hospital, New Taipei, Taiwan.

Dr. Chua joined the Division of Urology at The Hospital for Sick Children from 2015-2017 to complete his two year pediatric training, but then pursued additional Adult and Pediatric Genitourinary Reconstructive Surgery Clinical Fellowship at the Eastern Virginia Medical School, VA, USA. He returned to the Hospital for Sick Children for further focused training through the Adolescent and Transitional Urology Pediatric Clinical Fellowship in 2019.

Dr. Chua is currently completing his Masters in Applied Science for Global Health Planning and Management at the Johns Hopkins University- Bloomberg School of Public Health, while also serving as a teaching assistant at the Dalla Lana School of Public Health – Institute of Health Policy, Management, and Evaluation. His interests are centered in transitional urologic care and global surgery with a focus on pediatric endourology, genitourinary reconstructive surgeries, neurogenic bladders, evidence-based practice, and data science.