Dr Yap-Whang Hwee Yong

Medical Oncologist
50 years of experience


Medical Oncology


MBBS, MRCP (UK), FRCP (Edinburgh), FACP (USA), Diplomate American Board of Internal Medicine & Medical Oncology

What I do

Dr Yap-Whang Hwee Yong provides treatments for following conditions:
- Breast Cancer
- Cancer
- Colorectal Cancer
- Head and Neck Cancers
See more [ + ]- Lumps
- Prostate Cance

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Clinic Locations

SOC @ Farrer Park
Farrer Park Medical Centre
#09-13 / 20
1 Farrer Park Station Road,
 S 217562

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Professional Statement

Dr Whang Hwee Yong is a consultant medical oncologist with Singapore Oncology Consultants. She is a Fellow of the Royal College of Physicians (UK) and a Diplomate of the American Board of Internal Medicine / Medical Oncology and has been a member of the American Association of Cancer Research and American Society of Clinical Oncology since 1977. 

She was an Internist / Associate Professor of Medicine with the Department of Medicine at the MD Anderson Cancer Center (USA). During her stint, she was involved in numerous research activities, and was the Principal Investigator for Phase I/II developmental therapeutics and ... See more [ + ]other research protocols for the treatment of breast cancer, brain tumors and CNS metastases.
Her special interest is in Cancer Chemotherapy and Clinical Pharmacology treatment of Breast, Central Nervous System and Hepatic Metastases.  

In 1984, she was elected as a Fellowto the Board of American College of Physicians, and a member of the Academy of Medicine, Singapore.

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Languages Spoken

English, Mandarin


University of Newcastle, England

Awards and Publications

Professional Positions and Memberships

Member of the Royal College of Physicians, UK
Diplomate of the American Board of Internal Medicine (1975) and the American Board of Internal Medicine, Oncology Specialty (1977)
Fellow, American College of Physicians
See more [ + ] Fellow, Academy of Medicine, Singapore
Fellow, Royal College of Physicians (Edinburgh)
Committee Member of the Singapore Art Museum and the Asian Civilisations Museum Board

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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