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Palliative Medicine

in Singapore

Dr Kok Jaan Yang

Palliative Medicine Physician
26 years of experience

Parkway Cancer Centre
Gleneagles Hospital #01-35
6A Napier Road, S 258500

Professional Statement

Dr Kok is a Senior Consultant, Palliative Medicine. A graduate of the medical school in Singapore, Dr Kok obtained his Postgraduate Diploma in Palliative Medicine from Cardiff, UK in 2002. He has also spent a year in advanced training in Palliative Medicine in Melbourne, Australia, in 2004-2005. In 2007, Dr Kok also obtained a Graduate Diploma in Acupuncture from the College of Traditional Chinese Medicine in Singapore, and is a Registered Acupuncturist.

Dr Kok has extensive experience in Palliative Medicine. He is a member of the Palliative Medicine Subspecialty Training Committee, appointed by the Specialists Accreditation Board, Singapore, overseeing the training of Palliative Medicine Specialists in Singapore. Since 2009, he has served as an examiner in the Exit Examinations for the Palliative Medicine Advanced Specialist Trainees in Singapore. Dr Kok was also the Co-Programme Director of the SRS Diploma of Palliative Medicine Course with the Academy of Medicine, Singapore, from 2011 to 2013. He is the current Programme Director of the NUS Graduate Diploma in Palliative Medicine since 2014.

Dr Kok was the past chairperson of the Training and Research Committee, Singapore Hospice Council. He was also the chairman of the organising committee of the Singapore Palliative Care Conference 2008 held in August 2008.

What I do

Dr Kok Jaan Yang provides clinical services in palliative medicine

Dr Lim Lay Cheng

Haematologist
31 years of experience

Blood Specialist Clinic
Gleneagles Medical Centre #10-09
6 Napier Road, S 258499

Professional Statement

Dr Lim Lay Cheng is also a Senior Consultant of Haematology in Singapore General Hospital. Dr Lim was also a Scientific committee member at the Asian-Pacific Thrombosis and Hemostasis Society Meeting in Singapore.

Dr Lim writes actively on topics such as lymphoma, multiple myeloma and bruising, and she has published many articles in major journals, namely the British Journal of Haematology, Academy of Medicine, Journal of Clinical Oncology, International Journal of Molecular Medicine, Haematology and Medical Oncology.

Dr Lim’s clinical interests include Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM) in management of Hematological disorders, therapy of hematological malignancies and premalignant disorders, flow cytometry and molecular diagnostics in Hematology and iron chelation therapy with patients with secondary iron overload.

What I do

Dr. Lim Lay Cheng provides clinical services such as:
- Blood disorders
- Blood cancers
- Palliative care

Dr Wong Gee Chuan

Haematologist, Haemato-oncologist, Palliative Medicine Physician
27 years of experience

Department of Haematology
Singapore General Hospital
10 Outram Road, S 169037

Professional Statement

Dr Wong Gee Chuan's interest is in Malignant Haematology (leukemia, lymphoma, myeloma, myelodysplastic syndrome) and Myeloproliferative Disorders.
Trained in the world renowned MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, Texas, Dr Wong spearheaded the setup of the Leukemia Registry and the Myeloproliferative Disorders Registry in the Department of Haematology, Singapore General Hospital and developed leukemia protocols, antibiotics and antifungal guidelines for immunocompromised hosts.
Experienced in the management of patients with bleeding and coagulation disorders, such as deep vein thrombosis, pulmonary embolism and hypercoagulable disorders.
General Haematology problems, such as iron deficiency anaemia, thrombocytopenia (e.g. ITP) or low white cell count and all other problems related to abnormalities in the full blood count can be comprehensively investigated, diagnosed and managed. 

What I do

Dr Wong Chiung Ing provides clinical services such as:
- Blood disorders
- Blood cancers
- Palliative care