Tan Ming Fong

Senior Principal Phsyiotherapist
23 years of experience

Specialty

Physiotherapy/ Cardiac Rehabilitation

Consultation Fee

$130 and Above

Qualifications

Masters in Health Science (Management), Msc Advanced Physiotherapy; Cardiorespiratory

What I do

Tan Ming Fong is a Physiotherapist and specialises in clinical services relating to:
* Cardiac Rehabilitation
* Pulmonary Rehabilitation
* Musculoskeletal Physiotherapy
* Sports Injuries
See more [ + ]* Neurological Rehabilitation
* Geriatric Rehabilitation
* Home Therapy
* Pre & Post Operative Therapy

See less [ - ]
Pick a clinic location & select time slot to make an appointment.
If your preferred time slot is not available, please call +65 6473 8123 for us to assist you further.

Clinic Locations

Physiotherapy Specialists Pte Ltd
9 Scotts Road, #10-01,
Pacific Plaza, Singapore 228210 

Professional Statement

Ming Fong has 22 years of clinical experience working as a physiotherapist. Ming Fong did her undergraduate physiotherapy training at the Nanyang Polytechnic, Singapore. She went on to further her professional studies with University of Sydney and University College London.

Ming Fong started her career as a physiotherapist at Tan Tock Seng Hospital in 1995. She left Tan Tock Seng Hospital in 1999 to pursue her interest in Cardiopulmonary Physiotherapy. She joined National Heart Centre of Singapore in 1999, and since then Ming Fong has had many opportunities to practice in the Cardiac arena. She was awarded the HMDP funding to ... See more [ + ]be attached to the Cleveland Clinic Foundation and Beaumont Hospital in Year 2004. She was also awarded a $20,000 research grant from the Singapore Heart Foundation as the Primary Investigator for a clinical research study on patients with Heart Failure.

Ming Fong was also the invited speaker at various cardiac meetings, conferences throughout her stint at National Heart Centre of Singapore.

Throughout the 18 years at National Heart Centre of Singapore, Ming Fong has established and refined inpatient and outpatient cardiac physiotherapy services. She pioneered the Mechanical Circulatory Support Left Ventricular Assist Devices (LVAD) exercise rehabilitation program, the first in Singapore. She has also worked closely with the cardiologists to establish protocols for post cardiac device implantation rehabilitation program for patients post pacemaker (PPM), implantable cardioverter defibrillator (ICD), cardiac re-synchronization therapy (CRT-D). Ming Fong also started the Pulmonary Rehabilitation outpatient exercise rehabilitation program for patients with chronic thrombo-embolic pulmonary hypertension (CTEPH) in Year 2016.

See less [ - ]

Languages Spoken

English, Malay, Hokkien, TeoChew, Mandarin

Education

University of Sydney, University College London
See more [ + ]
See less [ - ]

Awards and Publications

Professional Positions and Memberships

Certified ACSM Clinical Exercise Specialist
Member of Singapore Physiotherapy Association
AHPC Fully Registered Physiotherapist 

Accredited Hospitals

NA

Insurances Accepted