Doctor's Profile

What I do

Surgery of the brain and spine
Artificial cervical discs implants in spinal surgery
Degenerative spinal disorders of the cervical spine
Degenerative spinal disorders of the lumbar spine
Pituitary tumours
Minimally invasive endoscopic transphenoidal surgery

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Clinic Locations Wed
24 Aug 2016
Thu
25 Aug 2016
Fri
26 Aug 2016
Sat
27 Aug 2016
Sun
28 Aug 2016
Mon
29 Aug 2016
Tue
30 Aug 2016

Clinic Locations

Gleneagles Hospital
6A Napier Road

Mt Elizabeth Novena
38 Irrawaddy Road

Mt Elizabeth Medical Centre
3 Mount Elizabeth
Wednesday 24 Aug 2016
Thursday 25 Aug 2016
Friday 26 Aug 2016
Saturday 27 Aug 2016
Sunday 28 Aug 2016
Monday 29 Aug 2016
Tuesday 30 Aug 2016

Professional Positions and Memberships

Member, Singapore Medical Association
AO Spine, East Asia (2008-2010 Education Committee)
Clinical Neuroscience Society
Reviewer, Singapore Medical Journal
Clinical Lecturer, Faculty of Medicine, National University of Singapore
External Lecturer, Nanyang Polytechnic
Visiting Consultant, Department of Neurosurgery, National University Hospital
Formerly Director in charge, Spine Programme, National Neuroscience Institute

Awards and Publications

Awarded Ministry of Health HMDP Scholarship for two-year specialist training programme in London, UK at The National Hospital for Neurology and Neurosurgery (Queens Square)

Professional Statement

Dr James Tan Siah Heng's main surgical interest is in the treatment of degenerative spinal disorders of the cervical and lumbar spine. His other sub-speciality interest is in pituitary tumours where he performs minimally invasive endoscopic transphenoidal surgery. His interest in spinal disorders led him to become the first surgeon in Asia to successfully use artificial cervical discs implants in spinal surgery. He has since performed over 300 of such cervical spinal operations.                                        

Languages Spoken

English, Mandarin

Education

National University of Singapore Faculty of Medicine
 

Accredited Hospitals

Gleneagles Hospital
Mount Elizabeth Hospital
Mount Elizabeth Novena Hospital
Parkway East Hospital

Insurances Accepted

Allizance Healthcare
Aviva /Aviva PCP Care
I Medicare
Integrated Health Plans (IHP)
MIB / MHC Medical Network
NTUC
Parkway Shenton

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