Dr Eugene Sim

Cardiothoracic Surgeon
37 years of experience


Cardiothoracic Surgery

Consultation Fee

$150 and above


MBBS (S’pore), FRCS (Glas), FRCS (Edin), FAMS (S’pore)

What I do

Dr Eugene Sim provides clinical services such as:
- Cardiac Screen
- Cardiac Surgery
- Heart Surgery
- Cardiology
See more [ + ]- Coronary Artery Bypass Graft
- Thoracoscopic ligation patent ductus arteriosus
- Thoracoscopic anterior release for scoliosis
- Multivessel off pump coronary artery bypass grafting
- Robotic assisted coronary artery bypass surgery

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Clinic Locations

Cardiothoracic Surgical Centre Singapore
Mt. Elizabeth Medical Centre #17-18
3 Mount Elizabeth, S 228510

Cardiothoracic Surgical Centre Singapore
Gleneagles Medical Centre #07-07
6 Napier Road, S 258499

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Professional Statement

Dr Eugene Sim is a Cardiothoracic Surgeon practicing at Mount Elizabeth Hospital and Gleneagles Hospital, Singapore. He has performed more than 3000 cases of open heart surgery. Dr Eugene Sim is renowned for his pioneering work in cardiac surgery.

In Nov 1995, Dr Eugene Sim was one of the first surgeons in Asia to perform minimally invasive direct coronary artery bypass grafting and has performed more than 100 such procedures to date. He was also the first surgeon in Asia to perform off-pump coronary artery bypass grafting using the Octopus stabilizer and has conducted many training courses to train surgeons ... See more [ + ]in the use of this new technique.

He was one of the first surgeons in the region to perform thoracoscopic ligation of a patent ductus arteriosus in Dec 1995, Thoracoscopic anterior release for scoliosis in January 1996, thoracoscopic thymectomy in 1997, multivessel off pump coronary artery bypass grafting in July 1997 and robotic assisted coronary artery bypass surgery in April 2000. Dr Sim was appointed to the Board of Directors of the International Society of Minimally Invasive Cardiac Surgery in 2001.

Dr Eugene Sim has conducted more than 10 approved trials on new surgical techniques and equipment. He is a director of two biotechnology companies and sit on many scientific advisory boards. He has also been consulted by and advised various international medical device companies.

Dr Sim is renowned for his work on cell and myoblast transplant for heart failure. His work has been presented at the Scientific sessions of the American Heart Association, The American College of Cardiology, The European Association of Cardiovascular and Thoracic Surgery and the European Congress of Cardiology. On 14 May 2002, he become the first surgeon in Asia to perform pure myoblast transplantation in the failing heart.

Dr Eugene Sim is bilingual and speaks both English and Mandarin. He is the Member of several organizations such as: Mayo Fellows Association, College of Physicians and Surgeons of Ontario, Singapore Cardiac Society.

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Languages Spoken

English, Mandarin


National University of Singapore Faculty of Medicine

Awards and Publications

Professional Positions and Memberships

Secretary General Association of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgeons of Asia, 2003-present
Head & Chief cardiothoracic surgery, Gleneagles JPMC, Aug 2004
Medical Director, Gleneagles JPMC, Feb 2005
See more [ + ] Member, Singapore Medical Association, 1989
Member, Mayo Fellows Association, 1993
Member, College of Physicians and Surgeons of Ontario, 1994
Member, Singapore Cardiac Society, 1995
Director, International Society for Minimally Invasive Cardiac Surgery, 2001-2003

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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

Fullerton Healthcare