Dr Hsieh Wen Son

Medical Oncologist
29 years of experience


Medical Oncology

Consultation Fee

$200 and above


B.S., M.D, BS Neuroscience (Tulane), MD (Johns Hopkins), Internal Medicine (Duke), Medical Oncology (Johns Hopkins), Diplomate, American Board of Internal Medicine and Medical Oncology ABIM (USA)

What I do

Dr Hsieh Wen Son provides clinical services such as:
- Medical Oncology- Cancer Oncology
- Internal Medicine
- Immunology
- Hematology
See more [ + ]- Clinical Trials
- Laboratory Research

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Clinic Locations

SOC @ Mt Elizabeth
Mt. Elizabeth Medical Centre
3 Mount Elizabeth, S 228510

Singapore Oncology Consultants
SOC @ Gleneagles
Gleneagles Medical Centre #05-11/12/16
6 Napier Road
Singapore 258499

Singapore Oncology Consultants
SOC @ Alvernia
Mt Alvernia Medical Centre Blk A #05-03/04
820 Thomson Road
Singapore 574623

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Professional Statement

​​Dr Hsieh is specialized in the treatment of various types of cancers and is active in developing novel cancer diagnostics and molecularly targeted anti-cancer treatments. With a research interest in molecularly targeted cancer therapies, immunotherapy and molecular diagnostics, he has led a number of international studies involving many centers in Singapore, Hong Kong, Korea, the Philippines, and the United States to examine novel treatments and diagnostic tests for Nasopharyngeal and Hepatocellular carcinoma. 

 He is also currently the Principal Investigator of more than ten active clinical trials investigating novel treatments for a variety of cancers with ... See more [ + ]the aim to develop more effective cancer treatment with less side effects for the future. He has authored over 70 scientific articles, abstracts, and book chapters and has lectured extensively at regional and international medical and scientific conferences. 

 Dr Hsieh is also a part-time Assistant Professor at Johns Hopkins University and a Principal Associate at the Cancer Sciences Institute of Singapore of the National University of Singapore (NUS).

 After studying Philosophy and Psychology at Oxford University on a prestigious Rhodes Scholarship, Dr Hsieh completed his medical training at Johns Hopkins University and Duke University.  After completion of his medical training, Dr Hsieh became active in patient care, teaching and research as a full-time faculty member at Johns Hopkins University's School of Medicine.

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Languages Spoken



Tulane University, New Orleans, Louisiana, USA; Oxford University, UK;
See more [ + ] The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD, USA

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Awards and Publications

Cure for Lymphoma Foundation Fellowship
Rhodes scholarship to study Philosophy and Psychology at Oxford University, UK Dr Hsieh Wen Son has authored a number of scientific articles, abstracts, and book chapters and has lectured extensively at regional and international medical and scientific conferences.

Professional Positions and Memberships

Consultant Medical Oncologist, Singapore Oncology Consultants, 2011-Present
Adjunct Assistant Professor in Oncology, John Hopkins University School of Medicine, 2008 –Present
Visiting Consultant, Department of Head and Neck Surgery, National University Hospital, 2008-Present
See more [ + ] Consultant Medical Oncologist and Medical Director, International Cancer Specialists, 2008-2011
Assistant Professor, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, 2001-2008
Consultant in Oncology, Johns Hopkins-National University Hospital-IMC, 2001-2008
Investigator, Cancer Epigenetic and Tumour Virology Laboratory, Johns Hopkins Singapore, 2001-2006
Visiting Consultant, Department of Hematology/Oncology, NUH, Singapore, 2002-2005
Principal Investigator, Oncology Therapeutics Laboratory, Div of Biomedical Sciences, John Hopkins Singapore, 2005-2006
Member, Association for the Advancement of Cancer Research
Member, Phi Beta Kappa Society

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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

Health Articles by Dr Hsieh Wen Son

Molecularly targeted Treatments for Lymphomas

The “magic bullet” for the treatment of cancer and other diseases has been the holy grail...