Mr Chung graduated from Monash University and worked as a fully qualified pharmacist before embarking on a career in medicine. He has had many years of delivering patient care and it has always been his goal to provide care that is balanced and patient-focused. Mr Chung undertook to study medicine to enhance and complement his pharmaceutical knowledge, and completed his medical degree with honours from the University of Sydney. During medical school, he was particularly fascinated by the intricacies of the brain and the advances that surgery was making in the lives of those afflicted with neurological diseases. Upon graduating, he completed residency and advanced neurosurgical training in Sydney and Melbourne, and was admitted into the Royal Australasian College of Surgeons as a neurosurgeon. He has also completed extensive fellowship training at The Royal Edinburgh College of Surgeons and Salford Royal Foundation Trust in the UK, where he was the lead clinician in one of the busiest UK neurovascular quaternary referral centres.
His subspecialties include: Aneurysm, AVM, Fistula, Cavernoma, Mechanical Thrombectomy, Brain Tumours, Trigeminal Neuralgia, Chiari Malformation, Minimally Invasive Spine Surgery, and Peripheral Nerve Surgery.