Dr Kong Jing Wen is a Consultant Family Physician in the National Healthcare Group Polyclinics. He is currently the Head of Hougang Polyclinic and the overall-in-charge of primary care dermatology matters in NHGP. He is a fellow in the Academy of Medicine and has been awarded multiple primary care related diplomas, such as the Diploma in Family Practice Dermatology.
Dr Kong has a passion for transforming primary care and believes that digital technology may be an excellent aid to advance family medicine. He is one of the pioneers of teledermatology in primary care in Singapore. Together with the National Skin Centre, he helped set up the NSC-NHGP Tele-DERM in year 2016. This teledermatology model has bagged numerous local awards such as the National Health IT Excellence Gold Award in 2017, NHG Team Recognition Gold Award in 2017 and NHG Quality Day Excellence in Action Award in 2018.