Meng-Huang WU

Full Name
Meng-Huang WU
Chairman, Department of Orthopaedics
Taipei Medical University Hospital
Brief Bio
After graduating from Taipei Medical University, Max finished his orthopedic residency at Chang Gung Memorial Hospital at Chiayi, Linkou and Kaohsiung. Under the guidance of Professor Tsung-Jen Huang, he became an attending surgeon in 2012. In 2015, he joined the Department of Orthopedics, Taipei Medical University Hospital, and now is the Chairman of the depratment, Director of Prospective Innovation Center of Taipei Medical University Hospital and Founder and Chief Medical Officer of Jungu Biomedical Device Co., Ltd.. Max is a board director of Taiwan Medical Design Society, Taiwan Society of Minimally Invasive Spine Surgery, executive board director of Taiwan Society of Endoscopic Spine Surgery, editor of Neurospine, associate editor of BMC Musculoskeletal Disorder, academic editor of Biomedical research international, AOSpine SEA Faculty, SRS candidate fellow, 500Startup and BE accelerator mentor, 66 papers (52 SCI, 33 1st/the corresponding author), 2 chapters in English books, 9 invention patents (2 in the United States, 1 in Japan, 1 in China, 4 in Taiwan, 1 in Europe), excellent teaching resident doctor of Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, 7 national paper competition winners, the 15th and 19th National Innovation Award (Study and Research Group), the Gold Award of the Biomedical Group in the 2020 Biomedical Industry and New Agriculture Innovation and Entrepreneurship Competition, and four public-funded visiting scholarships (Stanford University Biodesign, Thomas Jefferson University, Department of Health and Welfare, Medical Materials Clinical Trial Trainers, The University of Hong Kong, The Catholic University of Korea), collaborate with the Industrial Technology Research Institute and the University of Illinois on the development of medical devices including artificial spine implants that have developed a 3D printed sacral fixation system and a 3D printed cage and one startup company.
 Orthopaedic spine  Biodesign
 * School of Medicine, College of Medicine, Taipei Medical University, Taipei City, Taiwan (Degree: Bachelor): 1998.09.01~2005.06.01  * Doctoral degree, Graduate Institute of Clinical Medicine Sciences, College of Medicine, Chang-Gung University, Taiwan: 2012.09~2019.06  * Executive Master of Business Administration, College of Management, National Taiwan University, Taiwan: 2023.09~
 2022 19th National Innovation Award. Taiwan Jungu.  A computer vision based vessel detection system for laparoscopic surgery. Ting-Yu Lin, Shu-Wei Huang, Meng-Huang Wu. International conference on medical design 2022. Best paper award.  2022 Draper University Fundamentals of Entrepreneurship Final Pitch 3th place. Taiwan Jungu.
 Effect of calcium silicate and β-tricalcium phosphate reinforcement on the mechanical-biological properties of freeze-dried collagen composite scaffolds for bone tissue engineering applications. Temesgen Yiber Animut, Henni Setia Ningsih, Hsueh-Huan Shih, Meng-Huang Wu *, Shao-Ju Shih *. Ceramics 2023, 6(1), 548-560. (first /Corr. 34)  Ethnic Differences in Western and Asian Sacroiliac Joint Anatomy for Surgical Planning of Minimally Invasive Sacroiliac Joint Fusion. Christopher Wu, Yu-Cheng Liu, Hiroaki Koga, Ching-Yu Lee, Po-Yao Wang, Daniel Cher, W. Carlton Reckling, Tsung-Jen Huang, Meng-Huang Wu* Diagnostics (Basel). 2023 Feb 25;13(5):883. (SCI 53, first /Corr. 35)  Comparison of local ablative therapies, including radiofrequency ablation, microwave ablation, stereotactic ablative radiotherapy, and particle radiotherapy, for inoperable hepatocellular carcinoma: a systematic review and meta-analysis. Exp Hematol Oncology. Po-Lung Cheng, Ping-Hsiu Wu, We-Yu Kao, Yen-Ting Lai, Jason C. Hsu, Jeng-Fong Chiou, Meng-Huang Wu* & Hsin-Lun Lee*.Exp Hematol Oncol 12, 37 (2023). (SCI 54, first/Corr. 36)  Indications for and outcomes of three unilateral biportal endoscopic approaches for the decompression of degenerative lumbar spinal stenosis: A systematic review. Anh Tuan Bui, Giam Minh Trinh, Meng-Huang Wu, Tung Thanh Hoang, Ming-Hsiao Hu, Jwo-Luen Pao*. Diagnostics (Basel). 2023 Mar 14;13(6):1092.(SCI 55)  Comparison of Radiographic and Clinical Outcomes between Expandable Cage and Static Cage for Transforaminal Lumbar Interbody Fusion: A Systematic Review and Meta-analysis. Yu-Hsiang Su,†, Po-Kuan Wu,†, Meng-Huang Wu,†,Kin-Weng Wong, Wen-Wei Li, Shih-Hsiang Cho. World Neurosurgery, 2023, In press.(SCI 56, first/Corr. 37)