Dr Ganesh Ramalingam

General Surgeon
24 years of experience


General Surgery


MBBS, MRCS(Edin), MMed (S’pore), FRCS (Edin)

What I do

Dr Ganesh Ramalingam provides clinical services such as:
- General Surgery
- Baratric Surgery
- Trauma
- Advanced Laparoscopy
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Clinic Locations

Pan Asia Surgery
Mt. Elizabeth Medical Centre
3 Mount Elizabeth, S 228510

PanAsia Surgery
Mount Elizabeth Novena Specialist Centre, #10-43/44
38 Irrawaddy Road, S 329563

PanAsia Surgery
Parkway East Medical Centre,
319 Joo Chiat Place, S 427989

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Professional Statement

Dr Ganesh Ramalingam specialises in General Surgery, Bariatric and Advanced Laparoscopic Surgery, Endoscopy and Trauma.  He has performed multiple procedures in Bariatric Surgery and numerous revisional Bariatric procedures.  He is actively involved in multiple research projects in Trauma, Critical Care, Advanced Laparoscopy and Bariatrics. 

Dr Ganesh also has a strong interest in teaching.  He is an Adjunct Assistant Professor, General Surgery at Yong Loo Lin School of Medicine, NUS.  

Languages Spoken



University of Singapore, Faculty of Medicine

Awards and Publications

- November 2003:  Service Champion Award (Alexandra Hospital Quality Convention 2003)
- September 2004:  Long Service Award (Alexandra Hospital)
- October 2004: Symposium and Live Lapband Demo in Pliut Hospital, Jakarta, Indonesia
- March 2005:  Minister Of Health Award
- May 2006: Service Champion Award   (Alexandra Hospital 2nd Award)
- July 2006:  Minister for Health Award (Medical Relief Effort - Indonesian Earthquake 2006)
- August 2010: Long Service Award (10 Years – Alexandra Hospital) Dr Ganesh Ramalingam has authored and co-authored over 13 papers which were published in international and local journals.   He has 43 oral and poster presentations at conferences world-wide.

Professional Positions and Memberships

Sep 2010 – Sep 2011 - Fellow, Trauma, Beilinson Hospital, Rabin Medical Centre, Israel.
Sep 2011 - Member of Obesity and Metabolic Surgical Society of Singapore (OMSSS).
Nov 2011  - Member of Intensive Care Unit Committee, Khoo Teck Puat Hospital (KTPH)
See more [ + ] Nov 2011 - Advisor to the Junior Medical Staff Committee of KTPH
Nov 2011 - Member of Strategic Planning Group for Acute Care, KTPH.
Dec 2011 - Faculty of Residency Program, KTPH.
2011 - Core Tutor for Clinical Skills Foundation Course (CSFC).
Jan 2012 - Chairman of Trauma Committee, KTPH
Feb 2012 - Consultant, General Surgery, KTPH and Alexandrahealth Pte Ltd.
Feb 2012 – Dec 2013 - Member of DRG/ICD Workgroup.
Apr 2012 - Adjunct Assistant Professor, Department of Surgery, Yong Loo Lin School of Medicine, National University of Singapore.
2012 - KTPH Workgroup – Member of Assessment Forms, Handovers and Discharges Workgroup.
2012 - Fundamentals of Laparoscopic Surgery (FLS) Proctor.
2012 - Member of the National Trauma Committee of Singapore.
Jan 2013 - Member of Football Association of Singapore (FAS) Medical Committee.
2012/2013 - Examiner for Degrees of M.B.B.S (Surgery Track), National University of Singapore.

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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


Health Articles by Dr Ganesh Ramalingam

Doc talks: Band Aid for Obesity

A BMI of above 35 has been classified as being morbidly obese. In the smaller built Asians, the BMI criteria...