Dr Peng Yeong Pin

Hand Surgeon
25 years of experience

Specialty

Hand Surgery

Qualifications

MBBS, FRCS (Edinburgh), FAMS (Hand Surgery)

What I do

Dr Peng Yeong Pin provides clinical services such as:
- Hand injuries & fractures
- Surgery for hand & wrist trauma
- Wrist Ligament Injuries
- Degenerative Arthritis
See more [ + ]- Replantation and reconstructive microsurgery
- Amputations
- Nerve Compression

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Clinic Locations

Hand Surgery Associates
Mt. Elizabeth Novena Specialist Centre
#10-51-53
38 Irrawaddy Road, S 329563

Hand Surgery Associates (Gleneagles)
Gleneagles Medical Centre #04-14
6 Napier Road
Singapore 258499

Wednesday21 Nov 2018

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Thursday22 Nov 2018

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Friday23 Nov 2018
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Saturday24 Nov 2018

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Sunday25 Nov 2018

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Professional Statement

Dr Peng Yeong Pin graduated from the National University of Singapore medical school in 1993, became a fellow of the Royal College of Edinburgh in 1999 and obtained his specialist accreditation as a Hand Surgeon from the ministry of health in 2002.

He went on to complete a Microsurgical fellowship at the Chang Gung Memorial Hospital in Taiwan and subsequently a Hand Surgery fellowship in Kleinert and Kutz Associates in the US with the Higher Manpower development Award in 2003 and 2004.

Upon his return, he set up the microsurgical training laboratory in the National University hospital and was ... See more [ + ]clinical director and consultant in the Department of Hand & Reconstructive Microsurgery from 2006-2008. He went on to head the department from 2009-2012. During his tenure, the department set up the Hand and Reconstructive Microsurgery Centre in NUH with a staff of 11 hand surgeons. Dr Peng's clinical interest is in surgery for trauma in the hand and wrist, replantation and reconstructive microsurgery. He also provided microsurgical support to the liver transplant teams. He has published on new surgical flap techniques in the lower limb and was on the teaching faculty for flaps of the hand at the recent American Society for Surgery of the Hand meeting. His other clinical interest covers care for degenerative conditions of the hands. He believes that clinical outcomes will determine cost effective treatment in hand surgery, he continues to purse clinical database studies in clinical research. Dr Peng was a clinician educator during his tenure in institution and was involved in undergraduate and postgraduate teaching. He is regularly involved as invited speaker for local and international meetings. He sits on the specialist training committee in hand surgery as well as the residency accreditation committee at Ministry of Health. He was the president of the Singapore Society for Surgery of the Hand from 2009-2011.
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Languages Spoken

English, Hokkien, TeoChew, Cantonese, Mandarin

Education

National University of Singapore Faculty of Medicine (MBBS)
See more [ + ] Fellow, Royal College of Edinburgh
Fellow Academy of Medicine Singapore, FAMS (Hand Surgery)
Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, Taiwan (Microsurgery Fellowship)
Kleinert and Kutz Associates, USA (Hand Surgery Fellowship)

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Awards and Publications

Young Investigator Award at the TTSH Annual Scientific Meeting, 2001
Best Free Paper at the Singapore Society for Surgery of the Hand Annual Scientific Meeting, 2002
MOH HMDP Award in 2003-2004 - to complete a Microsurgical Fellowship and a Hand Surgery Fellowship in Taiwan and USA, respectively. Dr Peng Yeong Pin has presented research papers at various international meetings and is an invited speaker for many local and international meetings. He has just published on new surgical flap techniques in the lower limb and was on the teaching faculty for flaps of the hand at the recent American Society for Surgery of the Hand meeting.

Professional Positions and Memberships

Head of Department of Hand & Reconstructive Microsurgery, NUH, 2009-2012
Vice-President, Singapore Society for Surgery of the Hand, 2007-2008
President, Singapore Society for Surgery of the Hand, 2009-2011
See more [ + ] Clinician Educator and Undergraduate & Postgraduate Tutor while in NUH
Committee Member, Specialist Training Committee in Hand Surgery, MOH
Committee Member, Residency Accreditation Committee, MOH

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Accredited Hospitals

Gleneagles Hospital
Mount Alvernia Hospital
Mount Elizabeth Hospital
See more [ + ] Mount Elizabeth Novena Hospital
National University Hospital
Parkway East Hospital
Raffles Hospital

 

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Insurances Accepted

AXA
Cigna / IXChange
Shenton Insurance