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Dr. Yvonne Chuon Hie Yii

Lifestyle, Preventive & Social Medicine (Public health)

Dr. Yvonne Chuon received her MD from Russia and Masters of Public Health from the University of Malaya. She joined the Ministry of Health workforce in 2008 – serving the public in her hometown of Sibu, Kedah, Penang and Kuala Lumpur before starting her own lifestyle medicine practice addressing workplace wellness and stress management among corporate employees.

She received postgraduate dermatology and aesthetic training with the American Academy of Aesthetic Medicine and the Academy of Family Physicians of Malaysia to better manage her patients with skin related conditions with prescription skincare.

Dr. Yvonne’s years of experience in clinical medicine together with her training in preventive and social medicine have given her a unique ability to tailor holistic lifestyle intervention programmes for her patients. She specialises in combining stress management, physical activity modification, sleep therapy, social support and medical nutrition to help prevent, treat and reverse lifestyle-related chronic illnesses, including knee and hip osteoarthritis.

LIFESTYLE, PREVENTIVE & SOCIAL MEDICINE (PUBLIC HEALTH) CONSULTANT
MD (NNSMA), MPH (UM), Dip Derm (AFPM)
Languages
English, Malay and Chinese
Specialisation
Lifestyle Medicine, Social and Preventive Medicine, Occupational Medicine
Services Provided
- Weight loss and management (obesity, osteoarthritis)
- Lifestyle/behavioural management of chronic pain (back pain, nerve injuries)
- Lifestyle/behavioural management of chronic illnesses (hypertension, diabetes, metabolic syndrome, hypercholesterolemia)
- Lifestyle/ behavioural management of mental health conditions (smoking, eating and dietary disorders, depression, sleep disorders)
- Motivation and counselling, physical therapy counselling
- Lifestyle management of skin disorders (acne, allergies, psoriasis)
- Prescription skincare
Memberships & Associations
- Malaysian Medical Council
- Dept of Occupational Safety and Health (DOSH) registration
- American Academy of Aesthetic Medicine (AAAM)
- Medico-legal Society of Malaysia
Hobbies
- Travelling
- Running
- Outdoor recreation
- Music