Dr Eric Gan Keng Seng

General Surgeon
30 years of experience


General Surgery

Consultation Fee

$120 and above


MBBS (S’pore), MMed (Surgery), FRCS (Edinburgh)

What I do

Dr Eric Gan Keng Seng provides clinical services such as:
- Bariatric (Weight Loss) Surgery
- Surgical treatments for severe obesity
Gastric banding
Sleeve gastrectomy
See more [ + ]Gastric bypass procedures
- Abdominal surgery
- Upper Gastrointestinal (Oesophageal & Gastric) Surgery
- Cancer surgery
- Cancer of the Oesophagus & Stomach
- Minimal Access (Laparoscopic) Surgery
- Laparoscopic Colorectal Surgery
- Surgery for Haemorrhoids and other Perianal conditions
- Laparoscopic Hernia Surgery

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Clinic Locations

Eric Gan Surgery
Mt. Elizabeth Novena Specialist Centre
38 Irrawaddy Road, S 329563

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Professional Statement

Dr Eric Gan graduated from the National University of Singapore medical school in 1991. After graduation, he trained in surgery at various hospitals in Singapore before obtaining his post-graduate qualifications. He obtained his Master of Medicine (Surgery) from the National University of Singapore and was admitted as a Fellow of the Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh and the International College of Surgeons.

Dr Gan has studied & trained in surgical oncology (cancer surgery) at major international cancer centres: he was a fellow in oesophageal & gastric cancer surgery at the National Cancer Centre in Tsukiji, Tokyo and Omiya ... See more [ + ]Medical Centre in Saitama. Following that he spent a year as research fellow in hepatobiliary (liver) surgery at the Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Centre in New York City.

Today, his clinical practice includes a diverse range of abdominal and digestive tract surgery. His subspecialty interests include upper GI and advanced laparoscopic surgery. He has significant experience and subspecialty training in radical surgery and systematic, extended lymphadenectomy for gastric & oesophageal cancer. Dr Gan has a strong interest in minimally invasive (‘keyhole’) surgery and performs a wide array of gastrointestinal and abdominal operations using advanced laparoscopic techniques. In addition, he was involved in the bariatric (weight loss) surgery programme at the National University Hospital, helping grossly overweight individuals lose weight through gastric surgery.

Currently in private practice at Mount Elizabeth Medical Centre, Dr Gan continues to serve and teach at Singapore public hospitals: he is Visiting Consultant to surgical departments at both the National University Hospital and Alexandra Hospital.

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Languages Spoken

English, Malay, Mandarin


National University of Singapore Faculty of Medicine

Awards and Publications

Professional Positions and Memberships

Consultant Surgeon, Eric Gan Surgery
Director, Bridge Bariatrics
Visiting Consultant, Khoo Teck Puat Hospital, Apr 2007 – Present
See more [ + ] Consultant Surgeon, National University Hospital, Jan 2005 – Apr 2007
Clinical Lecturer, Yong Loo Lin School of Medicine, Jan 2001 – Mar 2007
Consultant Surgeon, Alexander Hospital, Jan 2001 – Dec 2004
Founding Member, Obesity & Metabolic Surgery Society of Singapore
Organising Committee Member, 1st Asia-Pacific Gastric Cancer Conference

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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

Adept Insurance
Alliance HealthCare
Parkway Shenton
Cigna / IXChange
Shenton Insurance