Dr Vincent Wong Profile 王忠威医生简介


“Mental illness is a Medical illness.
Just like any other medical illness such as hypertension or diabetes, mental illness can be treated.
A person suffering from mental illness can be well and resume a normal life.”

~ Dr Vincent Wong ( Consultant Psychiatrist )

Email :  vinjoes@yahoo.com 


Dr. Vincent Wong is a Consultant Psychiatrist (王 忠 威 心 理 精 神 专 科 医 生), who is registered with the Malaysian Medical Council and National Specialist Register.

王忠威医生是“Malaysian Medical Council” 和国家注册局“NationalSpecialist Register” 认证的一位心理精神专科医生。

He obtained his Bachelor of Medicine and Surgery (MBBS) from University Malaya ( Petaling Jaya ) and Postgraduate in Psychiatry from University Kebangsaan Malaysia.

Dr. Vincent speaks well in English, Mandarin (中文), Cantonese and Bahasa Malaysia.

王医生获得马大外科医学系(MBBS) 学士(八打灵再也),也是国大心理精神系研究生。王医生精通英语、华语、广东话及国语。

He helps people who has emotional or mental health issues. He believes that mental health is an important component of holistic health.


As a mental health professional, He believes that individual privacy and confidentiality are of utmost importance.He also believes that everyone deserves to have a good quality of life and enjoy good health…be it physical, emotional, social or spiritual.


Below are his affiliations with other organizations.


a) Life member of Malaysia Psychiatric Association and


b) Life member of Malaysia Medical Association.


c) Registered with the National Specialist Register.


(the National Specialist Register is a collaboration between the Ministry of Health, Malaysia and the Academy of Medicine of Malaysia. This is to ensure that doctors designated as specialists are appropriately trained and fully competent to practice the expected level of care in the chosen specialty.)



Dr. Vincent has served in the following hospitals:


a) University Malaya Medical Centre ( Petaling Jaya )


b) Hospital Sultanah Aminah Johor Bahru,


c) Hospital Permai Johor Bahru ( Psychiatric Hospital ),


d) Kuala Lumpur General Hospital,


e) Hospital UKM,


f) Hospital Pakar Sultanah Fatimah, Muar ( Dept of Psychiatry )


g) Hospital Tengku Ampuan Rahimah, Klang. ( Dept. of Psychiatry )


In 2008, He was given the task to be the Head of Department (Psychiatry) in Hospital Muar.
He has also contributed his expertise in the educational sector. Between 2008 and 2010, he served as the honorary lecturer for Melaka Manipal Medical College ( MMMC ) and from 2011 – 2012, he was the honorary lecturer at the Management and Science University (MSU).

王医生曾于2008年被委任为麻坡政府医院心理精神部门的主诊医生。他也在教育领域贡献其知识。他于2008年和2010年,在马六甲的Manipal Medical College (MMMC) 医学学院当名誉讲师。他也于2011年至2012年,在Management and Science University (MSU)当名誉讲师。

In his years as a psychiatrist, he has given numerous public talks which covers various mental health issues such as:


a) Stress Management,


b) Anxiety disorder,


c) Depressive disorder,


d) Suicide Prevention,


e) Mental health in young people,


f) Mental Heath in Old Age,


g) Addiction issues,


h) And other mental health related conditions.


The following are some of the talks that he had delivered:


    • In 2004-2012, He had given several public talks by organization such as the Tzu Chi Malaysia, Churches and NGOs on the topic of understanding and helping people suffering from mental illness.
    •  王医生于2004年至2012年在大马慈济、教会和非政府组织给予有关“了解及帮助心理精神病愈者”的课题。


    • In 2009. spoken at a public forum on Suicide Prevention organized by the MINDA Malaysia ( A Society for National Mental Health Advocacy ) Muar, Johor.
    •  王医生于2009年在柔佛州麻坡Minda Malaysia主办的(支持病患者争取利益的组织)活动上公开演讲有关防范自杀的课题.。


    • Public talk on Management of Anxiety and depression at the Mental Health Promotion which is organized by the Federal Territory( Kuala Lumpur ) Department of Health in conjunction with the World Mental Health Day on the 10 Oct 2010.
    • o 王医生于2010年10月10日的世界心理精神日,由吉隆坡的Federal Territory主办的增进心理精神健康活动上,演讲有关焦虑症及忧郁症的讲座。


  • 2010-2011 Given talk on Stress Management for corporate sectors in Petaling Jaya and Kuala Lumpur.
  •  王医生于2010年至2011年在八打灵再也和吉隆坡的非政府商业领域给予有关压力、情绪管理及讲座。
  • In 2012, given a talk during a public forum organized by the Society of Hope for the Youth ( Klang ) entitled Mental Health for the Youth.
  • • 王医生于2012年,在Societyof Hope 主办的讲座上讲解有关青少年心理精神的课题。


From 2010-2011, he was the coordinator for family support group the Malaysia Mental Health Association.2010


This is a platform for family members to come together to share their experiences and offer each other support as they face daily challenges in helping their loved ones to recover from mental illness.


In the Malaysia Psychiatric Association (MPA), he held these roles:


    1. Sat in the Editorial board for publishing Newsletters since 2010. The MPA newsletter is a platform for discussions and sharing on issues regarding mental health.



    1. Ex-Vice President of the Early Career Psychiatrist Committee. His role was to organize programs to increase public awareness about mental health and mental illness e.g.



      1. Depression Awareness Day ( Petaling Jaya ), 12 May 2011,2011



      1. Schizophrenia Awareness Day( Kuala Lumpur ) on the 18 Sept 2010.2010

年9月18日的精神分裂症醒觉运动 (吉隆坡)


  1. Involved in organizing leadership program for psychiatrist in Malaysia

He has written articles on mental health in newsletter and newspapers. He has also presented research papers in both local and international conferences.



Click here to read some of the articles.




No Siri Kelulusan ( KKLIU ) : 0947/2012/I


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