Dr John Tan C. H.

General Surgeon
31 years of experience

Specialty

General Surgery

Consultation Fee

$150 and above

Qualifications

MBBS (Singapore), MMed (Surg), FRCS (Edin), FAMS (General Surgery)

What I do

Dr John Tan provides clinical services / treatments for following conditions:
-  Endovenous Laser Treatment (EVLT)
- Sclerotherapy
- VNUS Closurefast
- Clarivein
See more [ + ]- Varicose Vein
- Spider Veins
- Facial Veins 

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Clinic Locations

The Vein Clinic and Surgery Pte Ltd
Paragon #11-08
290 Orchard Road, S 238859

Professional Statement

Dr John Tan is a General Surgeon (clinical interest: vascular surgery) practicing at The Vein Clinic and Surgery Pte Ltd, Paragon, Orchard. He received his medical degree from NUS Medical School (1987) and obtained his postgraduate degree from the Fellowship of the Royal College of Edinburg (1991). After a satisfying career in General Surgery, Dr John Tan began to pursue his interest in Vein and Arterial Surgery and in 1996 he went for specialized training under Prof Peter Bell of the Royal Leicester Infirmary.

Dr John Tan was the past Vice President of the Vascular Surgery Society ... See more [ + ]of Singapore and the past Chief of Vascular Surgery and Director of Vascular Lab in Tan Tock Seng Hospital. He is currently a Member of the American College of Phlebology and a Visiting consultant to numerous hospitals.

Dr John Tan was a Clinical Lecturer at The National University of Singapore. He was also a visiting surgeon in the National University Hospital from 1997-2000.

Dr John Tan is well known in the region as an expert in the treatment of Varicose Veins. He is among the first few doctors to start offering Endovenous Laser Treatment of varicose vein in the South-East Asia. He has been invited to numerous International Meetings to share his experience in treatment of varicose veins. Dr John Tan has also been actively involved in teaching and training doctors in Thailand, Malaysia and Philippines in the use of Endovenous Laser procedure.

Dr John Tan is multilingual and speaks English, Mandarin, Indonesian and Hokkien.

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Languages Spoken

English, Malay, Hokkien, Mandarin

Education

National University of Singapore, Medical School (1987)

Awards and Publications

Professional Positions and Memberships

Fellowship of the Royal College of Edinburg (1991)
Fellow, Academy of Medicine Singapore (General Surgery)
HMDP Fellowship, Vascular Surgery, Leicester Royal Free Hospital, United Kingdom
See more [ + ] Member of the American College of Phlebology
Surgeon and Founding Member, MD-Specialist Healthcare, Present
Surgeon, The Vein Clinic, Pacific Healthcare, Present
Surgeon, Mount Elizabeth Hospital, Present
Surgeon, Gleneagles Hospital, Present
Surgeon Mount Alvernia Hospital, Present
Surgeon, Eastshore Hospital, Present
Surgeon, Raffles Hospital, Present
Head, Vascular Surgery Section, General Surgery, Tan Tock Seng Hospital,1998-1999
Director, Vascular Diagnostic Laboratory, Tan Tock Seng Hospital, 1998-2000
Clinical Lecturer, National University of Singapore, 1997-2000
Visiting Surgeon, National University Hospital 1997-2000
Visiting Surgeon, Singapore General Hospital, 2003
Regional Proctor, Medtronic Endovascular Stents, Present
Vice President, Vascular Surgical Society, Singapore, 2002-2004
Committee Member, Vascular Surgical Society Singapore, 2005
Member of Medical Board, Mount Alvernia Hospital, 2002-2003
Member of Therapeutic Committee, Mount Elizabeth Hospital, 2003
Member of Tissue Audit Committee, Mount Elizabeth Hospital 2005
Registrar, General Surgery Department, Tan Tock Seng Hospital 1991-1996
Fellow, Vascular Surgery, Leicester Royal Infirmary, 1996-1997
Senior Registrar, General Surgery, Tan Tock Seng Hospital, 1998-1999
Reviewer, Asian Cardiothoracic and Thoracic Annals, 1999-2000

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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