Vietnam Chapter


Vietnamese Society of Hepato-Biliary-Pancreatic Surgery

History of the Chapter

During the early 60’s in Vietnam, the extrafascial and transfissural approach is considered to have been introduced by Ton That Tung. This approach is referred as the primary parenchymatous transection method (Ton That Tung's technique). Prof. Ton That Tung is one of the most famous pioneer in liver anatomy and liver surgery all over the world.

The Vietnamese Society of Hepato-Biliary-Pancreatic Surgery (VSHBPS) was founded in November 2018 and currently has 31 founding members. Members of the Chapter are encouraged to join the combined A-PHPBA/IHPBA membership. The VSHBPS aims to be the professional body which sets standard and guidelines for member in the management of HPB diseases and disorders in Vietnam.


Founding President    Professor LE Trung Hai
President  Associate Professor LE Van Thanh
Vice President    Associate Professor NGUYEN Quang Nghia
Vice President    Associate Professor LE Thanh Son
Vice President    Dr TRAN Cong Duy Long
Vice President    Dr HO Van Linh
Secretary General Dr LE Trung Hieu


Dr LE Trung Hieu

Secretary General

Associate Director, Organ Transplant Centre 
108 Central Military Hospital, 1A Tran Hung Dao, Hai Ba Trung, Hanoi, Vietnam
Telephone +84 917226187



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