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  • 1974-1981 M.D., School of Medicine , National Taiwan University


  • Associate Professor, Department of Surgery, School of Medicine, Taipei Medical University


  • Best paper award: Philip KT Chen, J Wu, YR Chen, MS Noordhoff: Correction of secondary velopharyngeal insufficiency in cleft palate patients with Furlow palatoplasty. Plast. Reconstr. Surg. 94:933, 1994. Best paper award for the American Society of Maxillofacial Surgery, 1995
  • Best paper award: Eric JW Liou, Philip KT Chen, CS Huang, YR Chen: Interdental Distraction Osteogenesis and Rapid Tooth Movement: A Novel Approach to Approximate a Wide Alveolar Cleft or Bony Defect: Plast Reconstr Surg 105(4): 1262, 2000. Best paper award for the American Society of Maxillofacial Surgery, 2001
  • Visiting expertise in the Expertise Course of Hong Kong Plastic Surgery Society. Hong Kong, Jan, 2001.
  • Visiting expertise for the Great Ormond Street Hospital for Children, Nov, 2003
  • “Millard’s Visiting Professor Oration” in 4th Annual Congress of the Indian Society of Cleft Lip, Palate and Craniofacial Anomalies, Hyderabad, India, 2005
  • Visiting professor, Jiaotung University, Xian, China, Apr, 2009
  • “Godrej visiting professor oration”. In Annual meeting of the Association of Plastic surgeons of India, Chandigarh, India, 2014
  • Best paper award: CS Chang, CG Wallace, YC Hsiao, CJ Chang, PKT Chen: Botulinum Toxin to Improve Results in Cleft Lip Repair. Plast Reconstr Surg 134(3):511-516, 2014 (Corresponding author). PRS best paper award 2015.

Research Interests

  • Clinical research

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Cleft Lip Medicine & Life Sciences
Cleft Palate Medicine & Life Sciences
Nose Medicine & Life Sciences
Rhinoplasty Medicine & Life Sciences
Velopharyngeal Insufficiency Medicine & Life Sciences
Single Nucleotide Polymorphism Medicine & Life Sciences
Alveolar Bone Grafting Medicine & Life Sciences
Distraction Osteogenesis Medicine & Life Sciences

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Projects 2019 2020


Chen, K.


Project: A - Government Institutionb - Ministry of Science and Technology


Chen, K.


Project: B - Project of TMUg - Research Grants for Newly Hired Faculty

Research Output 1991 2019

Aesthetic Durable Forehead Contouring in Asians With Fat Grafting and Botulinum Toxin

Kang, G. C. W., Hsiao, Y. C., Huang, J. J., Chen, J. P., Chen, P. K. T., Chen, Y. R. & Chang, C. S., Jan 1 2019, In : Annals of Plastic Surgery. 82, 1S Suppl 1, p. S59-S65

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Botulinum Toxins
1 Citation (Scopus)
Velopharyngeal Insufficiency
Speech Therapy
Cleft Palate
Obstructive Sleep Apnea

Masseter Muscle Volume Changes Evaluated by 3-Dimensional Computed Tomography After Repeated Botulinum Toxin A Injections in Patients With Square Facial Morphology

Chang, C. S., Lin, S., Wallace, C. G., Hsiao, Y. C., Lin, C. M., Kang, G. C. W., Chen, Z. C., Chen, P. K. T., Lo, L. J., Chen, Y. R. & Chen, J. P., Jan 1 2019, In : Annals of Plastic Surgery. 82, 1S Suppl 1, p. S29-S32

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Masseter Muscle
Type A Botulinum Toxins
Cleft Lip
1 Citation (Scopus)

Clinical evaluation of silicone gel in the treatment of cleft lip scars

Chang, C. S., Wallace, C. G., Hsiao, Y. C., Huang, J. J., Chen, Z. C., Chang, C. J., Lo, L. J., Chen, P. K. T., Chen, J. P. & Chen, Y. R., Dec 1 2018, In : Scientific Reports. 8, 1, 7422.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Silicone Gels
Cleft Lip