Adjunct A/Prof Paul T L Chiam

Cardiologist
22 years of experience

Specialty

Cardiology

Qualifications

MBBS (S'pore), MRCP (UK), MMed (Int Med), FAMS (S'pore), FRCP (Edin), FESC (EU), FACC (USA), FSCAI (USA)

What I do

Dr Paul T L Chiam provides clinical services such as:
General Cardiology
- Screening
- ECG
- Treadmill Stress Test
See more [ + ]- Echocardiography
- Holter (24 hour ECG)
- 24 Hour Blood Pressure

Interventional Cardiology
- Transradial coronary artery angioplasty
- Complex percutaneous coronary artery angioplasty
- Heart valve disease interventions
- Peripheral artery disease interventions
- Carotid angioplasty & stenting
- Transcatheter aortic valve replacement/implant (TAVR/TAVI)

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Clinic Locations

The Heart and Vascular Centre
Mt. Elizabeth Medical Centre
#08-06
3 Mount Elizabeth, S 228510

Professional Statement

Adjunct Associate Professor Dr Paul T L Chiam is a Cardiologist whose sub-specialization is in Interventional Cardiology. He was previously a Senior Consultant at the Department of Cardiology, National Heart Centre Singapore and was also Adjunct Associate Professor at the Duke-NUS Graduate Medical School, Singapore.

He graduated on the Dean’s List with the MBBS degree from the National University of Singapore (NUS) in 1996, and obtained MRCP (UK) in February 2001 and MMed (NUS) in June 2001, where he was awarded the Gordon Ransome Gold Medal.

Adjunct Associate Professor Dr Paul Chiam joined the Department ... See more [ + ]of Cardiology, National Heart Centre Singapore in 2002. In 2006 – 2008,he underwent an 18-month Interventional Cardiology Fellowship at the Lenox Hill Heart And Vascular Institute of New York, specializing in complex coronary angioplasty, carotid artery stenting, peripheral artery angioplasty, and structural heart disease (heart valve) interventions, and spent a further three months training in intracranial angioplasty and stenting at the Department of Endovascular Neurosurgery, University of Buffalo, State University of New York.

Adjunct Associate Professor Dr Paul Chiam performed the first Transcatheter Aortic Valve Replacement (TAVR) in Asia in 2009, and led the TAVR program at the National Heart Centre Singapore. He serves as a consultant and proctor to help train new Asian centres beginning their TAVR programs.

Adjunct Associate Professor Dr Paul Chiam has been invited as a Guest Faculty and Speaker to major international cardiovascular conferences and as a Case Operator to conduct workshops in various countries. He has also published widely in peer-reviewed journals.

Adjunct Associate Professor Dr Paul Chiam is currently the Co-Chair of the Scientific Committee of the Asian Pacific Society of Interventional Cardiology (APSIC). He is also a Member of the American College of Cardiology (ACC) Peripheral Vascular Disease Section Leadership Council.

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Languages Spoken

English, Hokkien, Cantonese, Mandarin

Education

National University of Singapore Faculty of Medicine

Awards and Publications

Dean's list 1995 (3rd Professional MBBS exams)
Dean's list 1996 (Final Professional MBBS exams)
Gordon Ransome Gold medal 2001 (Master of Medicine exams)
SingLIVE conference Best of Young Interventionalist competition Runners up
National Heart Centre Singapore Service Quality award December 2009
National Heart Centre Singapore Service Quality award March 2011
Singhealth Publish award 2012

Professional Positions and Memberships

Adjunct Associate Professor at National University of Singapore, Yong Loo Lin School of Medicine.
Member, Royal College of Physicians (UK)
Fellow, Academy of Medicine Singapore
See more [ + ]Fellow, Royal College of Physicians (Edin)
Fellow, European Society of Cardiology
Fellow, American College of Cardiology
Fellow of American Society of Cardiac Angiology and Intervention

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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