Dr Sanjay Nalachandran

General Surgeon
24 years of experience


General Surgery


MB BCh, BAO, LRCP & SI, MRCS (Edin), AFRCSI, MMed (Singapore), FRCS (Edinburgh), FAMS, FICS (USA)

What I do

Dr Sanjay Nalachandran provides clinical services such as:
- General surgery
- Advanced laparoscopic surgery
- Vascular surgery
- Endovascular surgery
See more [ + ]- Stenting and angioplasty
- Varicose veins surgery
- Laser techniques for varicose veins (EVLT)
- Spider veins

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Clinic Locations

Vein & General Surgery Clinic
Gleneagles Medical Centre #08-06
6 Napier Road, S 258500

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Professional Statement

Dr Sanjay Nalachandran is experienced in the management and treatment of common general surgical conditions as well as emergency procedures. He is also trained in advanced laparoscopic surgery. He has special interest in vascular surgery. He has trained in both traditional vascular surgery and endovascular surgery. Dr Sanjay is well versed with the latest stenting and angioplasty procedures in vascular surgery. He has particular expertise in laser techniques for varicose veins (EVLT) and spider veins, as well as other advanced vein-related procedures.  

He has always been enthusiastic and heavily involved with both undergraduate and ... See more [ + ]post graduate medical education, in recognition of this, he has been awarded the position of Adjunct Assistant Professor for Yong Loo Lin School of Medicine, National University of Singapore.  Dr Sanjay has admitting privileges to Mount Elizabeth Hospital, Parkway East Hospital and Mount Elizabeth Novena.
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Languages Spoken

English, Mandarin


Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland 1997
See more [ + ] Royal College of Surgeons Edinburgh 2005
Advanced vascular surgery training program at Freeman Hospital, Newcastle Upon Tyne, UK, 2006
National University of Singapore
Fellow of Academy of Medicine
Fellow of the International College of Surgeons, USA

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Awards and Publications

Best Teacher - Tan Tock Seng Hospital, 2004
Courage Award for SARS - Tan Tock Seng Hospital
Excellent Service Award, Silver - Tan Tock Seng Hospital
Health Manpower Development Plan Scholarship - Ministry of Health Dec 2005
Long Service Award - Tan Tock Seng Hospital
Adjunct Assistant Professor for Yong Loo Lin School of Medicine, National University of Singapore Publications
Surgical Management of Infected Pseudoaneuryms in intravenous drug abusers: A Single institution experience and proposed algorithm. World Journal of Surgery DOI.10.1007/s00268 - 009 - 0123 - 2
Endovenous laser therapy (EVLT) for Varicose veins In Singapore: A single centre experience
See more [ + ] Singapore Medical Journal (Accepted)
Isolated Common femoral Artery aneurysm: Case report. CASES Journal 2009, 2:7522
Upper Limb Ischemia: A single centre experience. Annals Acad Med Singapore 2009: 38
Minimally invasive venous techniques. Tan Tock Seng Hospital, Medical Digest, Jan - Mar 2007
Duplex Imaging for varicose veins - The Evidence for Vascular Surgery, Edited by JJ Earnshaw & John A. Murie Second Edition
Deeds not words - Courage Fund, SMA Publication Volume 35, Issue 7, Jul 2003
Results of infra - popliteal angioplasty for limb salvage in diabetics. ANZ Journal, May 2003, Volume 73, Supplement 1
Emergency Medicine, Edited by Peter Manning, Shirley Ooi, Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm
Medical Digest, Tan Tock Seng Hospital. Jul - Aug 2003 - Pruritis Ani
European Surgical Research. Abstracts May - Jun 2003 - Hand Assisted Laparoscopic Colectomy for Diverticular Disease

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Professional Positions and Memberships

Adjunct Asst Professor, Department of Surgery, Yong Loo Lin School of Medicine, National University of Singapore
Visiting consultant, Tan Tock Seng Hospital
Visiting consultant, Khoo Teck Puat Hospital
See more [ + ] Visiting consultant, Thomson Medical Centre
Visiting consultant, National University Hospital
Visiting consultant, Jurong General Hospital

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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