Dr Mathew Tung Yu Yee

Neurosurgeon
34 years of experience

Specialty

Neurosurgery

Qualifications

MBBS (Singapore), FRCS (Surgical Neurology UK), FAMS

What I do

Dr Matthew Tung provides clinical services, such as:
- Treatment & surgery for disorders of the brain and spine
- Cervical and lumbar (spine and back) disorders and injuries
- Stroke
- Headache
See more [ + ]- Brain Surgery
- Peripheral nerve disorders example carpal tunnel
- Pain management for back and neck pain

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Clinic Locations

Pacific Neurosurgery
Paragon #12-01
290 Orchard Road, S 238859

Pacific Specialist Centre
Mt Alvernia Medical Centre Block A #01-06
820 Thomson Road
Singapore 574623

Professional Statement

Dr Mathew Tung specialises in treating disorders of the brain and spine. He believes that neurosurgery should always consider the non-invasive options before open surgery to attain minimum morbidity and a fast return to optimum function.

 In spinal disorders, Dr Matthew Tung aims for motion preservation, reversible treatments that can be repeated in preference to fusion. In the last 15 years he has performed operations using non-invasive techniques like stereotactic radiosurgery (SRS) and stereotactic radiotherapy (SRT) for brain tumours, minimally invasive techniques with endoscope-assisted method to access the pituitary adenoma, treat hydrocephalus and ventricular tumours, spinal laminectomy for ... See more [ + ]spinal tumours, facet joint injections, cervical and lumbar disc replacements, spinal decompression and fusion, and endoscopic thoracic sympathectomy for sweaty palms.

 Dr Matthew Tung pursues continued medical education eagerly and keeps abreast of latest techniques by attending courses and attachments in Europe (SRS, SRT, spinal surgery and disc replacement), America (skull base approaches to acoustic neuroma) and China (endovascular techniques for vascular disorders).

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Languages Spoken

English

Education

National University of Singapore

Awards and Publications

Professional Positions and Memberships

MBBS (NUS)
Fellow, Royal College of Surgeons (Glasgow)
Fellow, Royal College of Surgeons (Surgical Neurology), UK
See more [ + ] Former Consultant Neurosurgeon in Lam Wah Ee Hospital and Gleneagles Hospital, Penang (2000 – 2012)
Present Position – Consultant Neurosurgeon at Pacific Healthcare Specialist Centre (Singapore)

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Accredited Hospitals

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

AXA
BUPA
Cigna / IXChange
Healix Insurance
Henner-GMC
See more [ + ]HTH
United Healthcare
Vanbreda International

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