Dr Cheng Shin Chuen

General Surgeon
19 years of experience

Specialty

General Surgery

Consultation Fee

$150 and above

Clinical Interest

Vascular Surgery

Qualifications

MBBS (Hons) (UNSW), MMed (Surg), FRCS Edin (Gen Surg)

What I do

Dr Cheng Shin Chuen provides medical services such as:
- Varicose veins treatment and surgery
- Vascular surgery
- Minimally invasive / Endovascular surgery
- Leg artery ballooning (Peripheral Arterial Angioplasty)
See more [ + ]- Aortic Stenting
- Peripheral Arterial and Venous Diseases
- Endovenous ablation (either by laser or radiofrequency) of varicose veins

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Clinic Locations

Pacific Vein & Endovascular Centre
Paragon #19-01
290 Orchard Road, S 238859

Professional Statement

Dr Cheng Shin Chuen is a General Surgeon with subspecialty interest in Vascular and Endovascular procedures. He read Medicine at the University of New South Wales and completed his training in General Surgery in Singapore. He did his Endovascular fellowship at Prince of Wales Hospital, Sydney as a Senior Clinical Fellow in 2007.

Prior to starting Private Practice, He was the Chief of Vascular and Endovascular Surgery Services, Tan Tock Seng Hospital, Associate Program Director of General Surgery Training, NHG-AHPL Training Cluster and Adjunct Assistant Professor, National University of Singapore. He was awarded the inaugural Nanyang Technological University-National Healthcare ... See more [ + ]Group, Seed Innovation Grant in 2011 for Vascular Imaging research.

Dr Cheng is actively involved with undergraduate and postgraduate clinical teaching. He still teaches Medical Students from Yong Loo Lin School of Medicine regularly. He is the Medtronic Regional Proctor for complex Endovascular Procedures and has lectured and taught in the region, pertaining to his specialty field of Endovascular Surgery. He is a Visiting Consultant Endovascular Surgeon to Tham Duc Cardiovascular Hospital, Ho Chi Minh and a Member of the American College of Phlebology.

His main clinical interest is in limiting the debilitating side effects of diabetes in patients, especially pertaining to Amputation prevention and Major Amputation prevention (Below-Knee or Above-Knee Amputation).

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Languages Spoken

English, Mandarin

Education

University of New South Wales, Australia
See more [ + ] Royal College of Surgery (Edinburgh)
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Awards and Publications

Dr Cheng Shin Chuen has presented and lectured at several international Vascular and Venous conferences in Taiwan, Seoul and Tokyo, as well as authored a number of articles and abstracts in various peer-reviewed journals and other publications. Dr Cheng has also been invited overseas to supervise or proctor complex surgical procedures.

Professional Positions and Memberships

Fellow, Royal College of Surgeons, Edinburgh
Senior Clinical Fellow in Vascular and Endovascular Surgery, Prince of Wales Hospital Sydney
Former Head of Vascular and Endovascular Service, department of General Surgery, Tan Tock Seng Hospital, Singapore
See more [ + ] Former Adjunct Assistant Professor, Yong Loo Lin School of Medicine, National University of Singapore
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Accredited Hospitals

Gleneagles Hospital
Mount Alvernia Hospital
Mount Elizabeth Hospital
See more [ + ] Mount Elizabeth Novena Hospital
Parkway East Hospital

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Insurances Accepted

AXA