Prof Philip Eng

Respiratory Physician
38 years of experience


Respiratory Medicine

Consultation Fee

$150 and above



What I do

Prof Philip Eng provides clinical services, such as:
Evaluation & Management of:
- Cough
- Wheezing
- Hemoptysis
See more [ + ]- Acute Respiratory Distress Syndrome in the ICU
- Abnormal CXR
- Abrnomal Thoracic CT
- Asthma
- Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease & Emphysema
- Pneumonia
- Suspected Lung Cancer
- Tuberculosis
- Pleural Effusion
- Allergic RhinitisDiagnostic & Therapeutic Services:
- Flu Vaccination
- Pneumococcal vaccination
- Health Screening
- Lung Cancer Screening
- Bronchoscopy (flexible) – biopsy, bronchoalveolar lavage, Argon Plasma Coagulation
- Bronchoscopy (rigid) – foreign body removal, NdYAG laser, and stenting
- Thoracocentesis
- Pleural Biopsy
- Tube Thoracostomy
- Spirometry
- Methacholine challenge
- Allergy Testing
- Smoking Cessation
- Sleep Studies
- Intensive Care (ICU) Management
- Mechanical Ventilation (Invasive & Non-Invasive)

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Clinic Locations

Philip Eng Respiratory & Medical Clinic
Mt. Elizabeth Medical Centre #14-14
3 Mount Elizabeth, S 228510

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Professional Statement

Prof Philip Eng is a Respiratory Physician practicing at The Philip Eng Respiratory & Medical Clinic, Mount Elizabeth Hospital, Singapore. He is also a visiting Consultant Singapore General Hospital and Associate Professor of the Medicine National University of Singapore. Prof Philip Eng is bilingual and speaks English and Mandarin. He is accredited in Gleneagles Hospital, Mount Elizabeth Hospital, Mount Elizabeth Novena Hospital, and Parkway East Hospital.

Prof Philip Eng completed his MBBS from the National University of Singapore in 1984 subsequently completed his Masters of Medicine (Internal Medicine) in 1989. He went on to do advanced training in Pulmonary and ... See more [ + ]Critical Care Medicine at the Cleveland Clinic Foundation and the University of California, San Diego, both in USA. In 1997, he was appointed Head, Department of Respiratory & Critical Care Medicine at the Singapore.

Prof Philip Eng built one of the strongest departments in the region in Respiratory & Critical Care Medicine with strong linkages with Chest Radiology, Thoracic Surgery, and Thoracic Oncology. His interests are in Lung Cancer, Bronchoscopy (both flexible and rigid), Intensive Care and Chest Radiology. He has performed more than 500 rigid bronchoscopies, stents, NdYAG lasers and Argon Plasma photocoagulation.

Prof Philip Eng has published more than 120 peer-reviewed articles and books. In 2005, he published a book, “Chest Xrays: Illustrated with 100 cases”, in collaboration with Cambridge University Press, the UK that went on to sell more than 5000 copies within 2 years. He has lectured in many countries including USA, China, Japan, Korea, Australia, India, Malaysia, Brunei, Indonesia, Hong Kong, Thailand, Myanmar, Vietnam, and the Philippines. He has trained many doctors including those from China, Philippines, Macau, India, Indonesia and Hong Kong. In 2007, he was Congress President at the 2nd Asia Pacific Congress of Bronchology, held in Singapore.

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Languages Spoken

English, Mandarin


National University of Singapore
See more [ + ] Cleveland Clinic Foundation, USA
University of California, San Diego, USA

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Awards and Publications

Local Merit Scholarship at the University of Singapore, 1979 - 1984|
Fellowship in Masters of Medicine (Internal Medicine), 1989
Laderle Preceptorship Program Fellow at New York University, USA 1993
SAF National Service Medal, 2000
SAF Good Service Medal, 2003
The Courage Star, 2003

He also published his book, "Chest Radiology – 100 cases". It is published by Cambridge University Press and used by many Chest Physicians all over the world

Professional Positions and Memberships

Director, Clinical Services at Singhealth (2007 – 2008)
Head, Department of Respiratory & Critical Care Medicine at the Singapore General Hospital (1998 – 2007)
Fellow of the American College of Chest Physicians (FCCP)
See more [ + ] Fellow of the American College of Physicians (FACP)
Fellow of the Royal College of Physicians in London, UK (FRCP)
Past president of the Singapore Thoracic Society in 1996 and International Regent for the American College of Chest Physicians (2003 – 2009)
Congress President for the 2nd Asia Pacific Congress on Bronchology (2007) and the 15th World Congress on Tobacco or Health (2012)

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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