Dr Choo Chee Yong

Anaesthesiologist & Pain Specialist
17 years of experience

Specialty

Anaesthesiology & Pain Management

Consultation Fee

$170 and above

Qualifications

MBBS, MMed (Anaes), FANZCA, FFPMANZCA, FAMS

What I do

Dr Choo Chee Yong provides clinical services such as:
Specialist care for all types of pain, e.g.:- Spinal pain
- Chronic back & neck pain
- Cancer pain, chronic headaches
- Musculoskeletal pain
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Minimally invasive international procedures, e.g.:
- Epidural injections
- Spine & Disc injections
- Sacroiliac joint injections
- Pulsed radiofrequency therapy
- Trigger point injections
- Sympathetic blocks
- Palliative procedures

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Clinic Locations

Novena Pain Management Centre
Mt. Elizabeth Novena Specialist Centre #08-50
38 Irrawaddy Road, S 329563
 

Professional Statement

Dr Choo is an Anaesthesiologist who specializes in Pain Medicine. He graduated with MBBS from the National University of Singapore, and embarked upon Anaesthesiology specialist training. He was awarded Best Trainee award (Singapore) during his traineeship years. He obtained his Masters of Medicine in Anaesthesiology from NUS (Singapore). He also went on to become a Fellow with the Australian and New Zealand College of Anaesthetists (ANZCA), after completing his examinations in Melbourne.

He subsequently became a Fellow of the Faculty of Pain Medicine (ANZCA), and completed his fellowship training at the Western Australia Pain Management Centre of Sir ... See more [ + ]Charles Gairdner Hospital, Perth, where he underwent training for interventional pain procedures and pain management for acute, chronic and cancer related pain syndromes.

His main interests lie in pain medicine and regional anaesthesia. He is trained in a variety of ultrasound and fluoroscopically guided interventional procedures including spinal steroid injections, radiofrequency neurotomies, neurolytic blocks, intrathecal pump insertion and spinal cord stimulation. These minimally invasive procedures provide patients another viable option for pain management apart from open surgery.

Dr Choo is currently serving as a Council Member of the Pain Association of Singapore. In addition, he has also been actively involved in postgraduate teaching in Singhealth and the Eastern Healthcare Alliance. He is also a senior clinical lecturer with Yong Loo Lin School of Medicine, National University of Singapore. He has been awarded the Passionate Educator Award from Singhealth for teaching excellence. He has published a number of articles in peer reviewed journals, and presented on pain related topics in various international conferences.

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Languages Spoken

English, Mandarin

Education

National University of Singapore, Faculty of Medicine
See more [ + ] Fellowship, Sir Charles Gairdner Hospital, University of Western Australia
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Awards and Publications

Singhealth’s Passionate Educator Award for teaching excellence

Dr Choo Chee Yong has published a number of articles in peer reviewed journals and presented on pain related topics in various international conferences.
 

Professional Positions and Memberships

Medical Director, Novena Pain Management Centre, Mount Elizabeth Novena Hospital
Visiting Consultant, Changi General Hospital
Council Member, Pain Association of Singapore
See more [ + ] Former Lecturer, Postgraduate Courses at Singhealth and Eastern Health Alliance
Former Senior Clinical Lecturer, Yong Loo Lin School of Medicine, NUS

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Accredited Hospitals

Gleneagles Hospital
Mount Alvernia Hospital
Mount Elizabeth Hospital
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Parkway East Hospital
Raffles Hospital
Thomson Medical Centre
 

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Insurances Accepted

Cigna / IXChange
Parkway Shenton
Shenton Insurance