Dr Richard Quek

Medical Oncologist
21 years of experience

Specialty

Medical Oncology

Qualifications

MBBS (Singapore), MRCP (United Kingdom), FAMS (Medical Oncology)

What I do

Dr Richard Quek specialises in:
- General Medical Oncology
- Management of Sarcomas
- Management of Gastrointestinal Stromal Tumors (GIST)
- Management of Melanomas
See more [ + ]- Management of Lymphomas
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Clinic Locations

Parkway Cancer Centre
Mount Elizabeth Novena Specialist Centre
38 Irrawaddy Road #05-43, 05-50 to 55
Singapore 329563
Parkway Cancer Centre
3 Mount Elizabeth
Mount Elizabeth Medical Centre
#10-11/12, Singapore 228510
Parkway Cancer Centre

6 Napier Road, #03-01
Gleneagles Medical Centre
Singapore 258499

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Professional Statement

Dr Richard Quek is a Senior Consultant Medical Oncologist. He graduated from the National University of Singapore (NUS) in 1997. He received his internal medicine and medical oncology training at the Singapore General Hospital and National Cancer Centre Singapore (NCCS). In 2008, he was awarded the Singapore Government HMDP fellowship to pursue advanced training and research in the field of soft tissue and bone sarcoma at the Dana-Farber/ Harvard Cancer Centre, Boston, USA. And in 2009, he was awarded the National Medical Research Council (NMRC) fellowship to further his research work in USA.

In additional to general medical oncology, ... See more [ + ]Dr Quek has special interests in the management of sarcomas, gastrointestinal stromal tumors (GIST), melanomas and lymphomas. He founded the Singapore Sarcoma Consortium in 2013 and serves as the co-chair for the annual Singapore Sarcoma Symposium. Dr Quek also founded the Asian Sarcoma Consortium (ASC) in 2015 and continues to lead the ASC whose main aims are to develop sarcoma research and education across Asia.

Prior to joining Parkway Cancer Centre, he was the Deputy Head, Division of Medical Oncology at the NCCS from 2013 – 2018. During this period he also served as the Program Director of the Singhealth Medical Oncology Senior Residency Program. He has received numerous awards including Service Excellence Awards in 2004 and 2005 and the Singhealth Outstanding Educator Awards in 2013 and 2015. He has published more than 70 papers in peer-reviewed journals and continues to be actively involved in research and education.

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Languages Spoken

English, Mandarin

Education

National University of Singapore

Awards and Publications

Singapore Government HMDP fellowship (2008)
National Medical Research Council (NMRC) fellowship (2009)
Service Excellence Awards (2004 & 2005)
Singhealth Outstanding Educator Awards (2013 & 2015)
Published more than 70 papers in peer-reviewed journals and continues to be actively involved in research and education

Professional Positions and Memberships

Senior Consultant, Medical Oncology, Parkway Cancer Centre
Founded the Singapore Sarcoma Consortium in 2013
Serves as co-chair for the annual Singapore Sarcoma Symposium
See more [ + ]Founded the Asian Sarcoma Consortium (ASC) in 2015
Deputy Head, Division of Medical Oncology at the NCCS from 2013 – 2018
Served as the Program Director of the Singhealth Medical Oncology Senior Residency Program

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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