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Dr Evan Woo

Plastic Surgeon

Evan Woo Plastic Surgery
Mt. Elizabeth Novena Specialist Centre #07-21
38 Irrawaddy Road, S 329563

Professional Statement

Dr Evan Woo is a plastic surgeon accredited by the Ministry of Health who specializes in breast surgery and reconstruction, postnatal rejuvenation and aesthetic surgery, lymphaedema surgery, and paediatric plastic surgery. He is bilingual and speaks English and Mandarin.

Dr Evan Woo had a broad training in plastic surgery covering all aspects of reconstruction, wound and scar management and aesthetic surgery. Notably, he furthered his training at The Nottingham Breast Institute on a Health Manpower Development Programme scholarship, where he gained new skills in his two special interests – microsurgical breast reconstruction and oncoplastic breast surgery. With this comprehensive training, he is currently one of a handful of surgeons in Singapore who is able to offer the full range of options in breast reconstruction after both breast removal or breast conservation surgery, including the use of perforator flap- free tissue transfer.

He is also a plastic surgeon and a breast surgeon at the KK Women’s and Children Hospital, Singapore’s premiere hospital for women and children. He also lectures at the Duke-NUS Graduate Medical School, where he is Adjunct Assistant Professor. Dr Evan Woo is the Founder and President of the Breast Reconstruction Awareness Singapore (BRAS), a non-profit society that aims to educate Singaporeans about breast reconstruction. 

What I do

Dr Evan Woo provides clinical services such as:

Plastic List
- Mummy makeover (including stretchmarks)
- Breast Augmentation
- Breast reduction
- Breast Lift
- Liposuction, fat grafting
- Body Contouring , tummy tuck
- Scar Management
- Laser, Botox, Fillers

Breast List
- Breast Screening
- minimal scar breast lump excision
- Oncoplastic Breast surgery
- Minimal scar mastectomies and nipple sparing mastectomies
- Full range of Breast reconstruction including perforator flaps and Acellular
  dermal matrix (Alloderm)
- Second opinion on surgical plan
- Breast scar and Breast deformity correction

Dr Esther Chuwa

General Surgeon, Breast Surgeon

Esther Chuwa Breastcare Pte Ltd
Gleneagles Medical Centre #10-03
6 Napier Road, S 258499

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OR call 65doctor medical concierge at +65 6473 8123 to make an appointment

Professional Statement

Dr Esther Chuwa chose to devote her general surgical practice solely to the management and research of breast diseases since 2006. Recognizing the importance to balance oncologic control and cosmetic outcomes in the surgical treatment of breast cancers, Dr Chuwa embarked on an oncoplastic breast fellowship at the renowned Nottingham Breast Institute, United Kingdom, under the Human Manpower Development Plan Award in 2009. She has undertaken visiting stints and observerships at the breast and reconstruction units at  various institutions including the Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Centre in New York City, USA, the Lyon Berard Cancer Center in Lyon, France and Western General Hospital in Edinburgh, United Kingdom. Dr Chuwa  ranks among the few local breast surgeons to have received formal training in oncoplastic breast surgery. She now offers this as one of the surgical options of breast cancer treatment. Her other specializations include minimally invasive breast biopsy techniques and localization and excision of non-palpable breast tumours.

What I do

Dr Esther Chuwa provides clinical services such as:

- Breast examinations
- Breast pain
- Breast lumps
- Breast skin changes
- Nipple discharge
- Abnormal breast ultrasound
- Abnormal mammogram
- Breast cancer risk assessment
- Family history of breast cancer   
- Surgery for breast lumps and other breast conditions
- Surgery for breast cancer

Dr Ng Siew Weng

Plastic Surgeon

SWENG Plastic Aesthetic and Reconstructive Surgery
Farrer Park Medical Centre #16-08
1 Farrer Park Station Road,
 S 217562

Professional Statement

Dr Ng is a consultant plastic surgeon with a strong interest in both cosmetic and reconstructive surgery. His surgical techniques have a strong Korean influence especially in blepharoplasty, rhinoplasty, facelift and breast augmentation. He also sub-specialises in reconstructive microsurgery and lymphedema.

 Apart from clinical work, he is also involved in the training of doctors and residents as a visiting consultant in Singapore General Hospital (SGH). He was an Adjunct Assistant Professor with the Duke-NUS Graduate Medical School. He has published and presented on various plastic surgical topics in North America, Europe and several parts of Asia. He had also presented and demonstrated techniques of fat grafting to local surgeons in a workshop along with a renowned expert from Korea.

 Dr Ng graduated from the medical faculty of the National University of Singapore and pursued several postgraduate diploma programs, two of which were in Dermatology. He subsequently completed his advanced surgical training in Plastic Surgery at the Department of Plastic Reconstructive and Aesthetic Surgery at the SGH. Thereafter, he was awarded the Human Manpower Development Programme Scholarship (HMDP) by the Ministry of Health and became the first plastic surgeon from SGH to undergo one-year intensive training in Plastic Surgery in Seoul, South Korea. During the fellowship programme in Seoul, he had numerous opportunities to work with world-renowned top Korean plastic surgeons. 

Dr Ng as an Adjunct Assistance Professor with the Duke-NUS Graduate Medical School and is involved in the training of doctors and residents as a Visiting Consultant at the Singapore General Hospital. He has published many research papers and was invited to present on various surgical topics in North America, Europe, and many parts of Asia.

In the Field of research, Dr Ng Siew Weng is also active in the investigation of the effect of stem cells derived from autologous adipose tissue on the rate of wound healing. He participates actively in humanitarian trips where he performed free surgeries to correct cleft lip and/or palate, and post traumatic or burn deformities. 

What I do

Dr Ng Siew Weng provides clinical services in areas such as:
Cosmetic Surgery:
- Blepharoplasty
- Korean-styled rhinoplasty
- Browlift, temporal lift
- Facelift
- Fat graftling
- Correction of bats ear
- Chin augmentation
- Genioplasty
- Breast augmentation
- Breast reduction
- Correction of inverted nipple
- Liposuction
- Abdominoplasty
- Brachioplasty
- Labioplasty

Non-Invasive Procedures:
- Broad band light
- Profractional laser
- Microlaser peel
- SkinTyte infrared wave therapy for skin tightening
- Body contouring using focused ultrasound, radio frequency and cryolipolysis
- Botullnum toxin, fillers injection, etc. Thread lift
- Cosmetic vaginal rejuvenation

Reconstructive Surgery:
- Breast & nipple reconstruction
- Free flap reconstruction post trauma or tumour resection
- Lymphaticovenous anastomosis
- Vacularised lymph transfer for treatment of chronic lymphedema
- Correction of burns contracture

Dr Tan Yah Yuen

General Surgeon, Breast Surgeon

Breast Care Surgery Pte Ltd
Mt Elizabeth Medical Centre #13-01
3 Mount Elizabeth, S 228510

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Professional Statement

Dr Tan Yah Yuen is trained as a general surgeon and specialises in breast surgery.  Dr Tan has been managing breast conditions since the late 1990s.  Since 2005, Dr Tan has dedicated her practice to the treatment of breast diseases. 

Before she joined private practice in 2010, Dr Tan was a Senior Consultant at the KK Women’s and Children’s Hospital where she helped to set up a new Breast Unit, which is the only specialized surgical department in Singapore dedicated to dealing with breast diseases.  She also pioneered the Sentinel Lymph Node Program, which is now the standard of care for women with early breast cancer in Singapore. 

Dr Tan treats a wide spectrum of breast conditions including lactation-related complications, hormone-related breast changes, minimally invasive biopsy procedures, and surgery for benign tumours and breast cancer.   Her interests are in minimally invasive breast surgery, including the ultrasound guided vacuum assisted needle biopsies (mammotomy).  

What I do

Dr Tan Yan Yuen provides clinical services such as:
- Breast cancer
- Benign breast tumours 
- Breast fine needle aspiration cytology 
- Breast biopsy
- Mammotome
- Breast ultrasound
- Breast surgery
- Lactation-related breast complications
- Hormone-related breast changes
- Minimally invasive breast surgery
- Ultrasound guided vacuum assisted needle biopsies 

Dr Leslie Kuek Bak Kim

Plastic Surgeon

Leslie Kuek Plastic Surgery
Mt. Elizabeth Novena Specialist Centre #05-41
38 Irrawaddy Road, S 329563

Professional Statement

Dr. Leslie Kuek, a certified plastic surgeon, is registered with the Singapore Academy of Medicine. He was the president of the Singapore Society of Cosmetic (Aesthetic) Surgeons till 2003, and was also the former president of the Singapore Association of Plastic Surgeons. 

Dr. Leslie Kuek graduated with a basic medical degree from the National University of Singapore in 1981 and obtained his advanced surgery degrees from the Royal Colleges of Edinburgh & Glasgow in 1986. In 1989, he won the Young Surgeon’s Award for best scientific research. He further advanced his skills in plastic surgery training at the Department of Plastic Surgery, University of Tokyo, Japan & Taipei Chang Gung Hospital, Taiwan. He worked in the department of Plastic Surgery in Singapore General Hospital from 1986 to 1995 before he began his private practice at the Gleneagles Medical Centre.

Dr. Leslie Kuek is a pioneer in the development of Plastic Surgery in Singapore. He was instrumental in developing the Breast Reconstruction & Facial Paralysis Reconstruction programs in the Department of Plastic Surgery of Singapore General Hospital. Moreover, he was also a clinical teacher and lecturer in Plastic Surgery to trainee medical students and nurses.

As a senior member of the Plastic Surgery community, Dr. Leslie Kuek is much sought after by TV and Radio Media, as well as local and foreign magazines and newspapers for his opinions and ideas on issues pertaining to the field of Plastic & Cosmetic Surgery. He has given, and continues to give numerous lectures and public talks on Plastic Surgery both in Singapore and overseas.

Some of the publications Dr. Leslie Kuek has been featured in include Her World, Female, Dare, Cream, Prestige, Next Magazine (Hong Kong), The Singapore Women's Weekly, Asiaweek, The Straits Times, Lian He Zao Bao, Lian He Wan Bao, Crew Magazine, Indonesia Tatler, This Quarterly:Timely Health Information & Style to name a few. He has also contributed many articles to various Cosmetic Surgery and Beauty Magazines.

In addition, Dr. Leslie Kuek was the plastic surgeon who led a volunteer team of Singaporean doctors and nurses to help the victims of the Bali bomb blast in October 2002. He was also involved as a member of the Parkway medical relief mission to Sri Lanka in the aftermath of the Tsunami in December 2004. 

What I do

Dr Leslie Kuek Bak Kim provides cosmetic surgery for:
- Face
- Breast
- Body Contouring
- Threadlift Surgery
- Fat Injections
- Non-Surgical Rejuvenation
- Ultherapy
- Botox
- Fillers
- Laser Treatments
- Microdermabrasion
- Lightwave Therapy
- Body Shaping

Dr Seah Chee Seng

Plastic Surgeon

The Aesthetic & Plastic Surgery Clinic
Gleneagles Medical Centre
6 Napier Road, S 258499

Sincere Medical Specialist Center for Women
Novena Specialist Center #06-19
8 Sinaran Drive
Singapore 307470

Professional Statement

Dr Seah obtained his basic medical degree from the National University of Singapore. He was trained in plastic surgery at the Singapore General Hospital. He had further training in 1991 in microsurgical reconstruction at the Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, Taipei on a Microsurgical Fellowship. 

Dr Seah was awarded the Singapore Health Manpower Development Plan Fellowship in 1992/93 and underwent advanced training in plastic surgery at the Department of Plastic Surgery, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston and at the Harbourview Medical Center, Seattle. He was admitted as a Fellow in Plastic Surgery to the Academy of Medicine, Singapore in 1994. He was also accredited as a Specialist in Plastic Surgery by the Singapore Ministry of Health and by the Singapore Medical Council. 

While serving in his capacity as Consultant Plastic Surgeon at the Singapore General Hospital, he took charge of the National Burns Center and played a key role in the set up of the skin culture laboratory as well as the intensive care beds and the operating theatre within the Burns Center in 1994. He was a key member of the team that provides microsurgical reconstruction for lower limb trauma, head and neck and jaw reconstruction. 

Besides reconstructive surgery, Dr Seah has special interest in Aesthetic Surgery of the face and body. This include endoscopic as well as minimally invasive surgery. He also keeps abreast of non-invasive Aesthetic Medical treatments. He is particularly passionate about breast reconstruction following mastectomy for breast cancer as he was a key member of the team that pioneered breast reconstruction in Singapore in the 90s. 

Dr Seah was the President of the Singapore Association of Plastic Surgeons in 2004-05. He was a Visiting Consultant to the Singapore General Hospital and had also held Visiting Consultant positions at the National Cancer Center, Changi General Hospital and Tan Tock Seng Hospital. 

Dr Seah has published several papers in the Academy of Medicine Journal, Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery Journal and the Asian Journal of Surgery. 

What I do

Dr Seah Chee Seng provides clinical services such as:
- Plastic surgery
- Aesthetic surgery
- Breast reconstruction after mastectomy for breast cancer

Dr Jane Tan Jye Yng

General Surgeon

Nexus Surgical Associates
Mt. Elizabeth Medical Centre
#08-06 & 11-02
3 Mount Elizabeth, S 228510

Nexus Surgical Associates
Mount Elizabeth Novena Specialist Centre #08-43
38 Irrawaddy Road
Singapore 329563

Nexus Surgical Associates
Parkway East Medical Centre #05-01
319 Joo Chiat Place
Singapore 427989

Professional Statement

Dr Jane Tan graduated from the National University of Singapore in 1997. She obtained her postgraduate surgical qualifications from the Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh in 2000, and a Masters in Medicine (Surgery) from the National University of Singapore in 2001. She was certified a Specialist in General Surgery by the Specialist Accreditation Board of Singapore in 2005, and subsequently admitted as a Fellow to the College of Surgeons, Academy of Medicine of Singapore. Since then, she has gained wide experience in minimally invasive colorectal and general surgical procedures, treatment of colorectal cancers and benign colorectal diseases, complex perianal disorders and functional bowel disorders.

Dr Tan in an Adjunct Assistant Professor at the Yong Loo Lin School of Medicine, National University of Singapore. She is actively involved in the teaching of undergraduates and postgraduates. She has many research interests, and has participated in clinical and laboratory studies. She has won research awards, and published articles in many international journals. Dr Tan has been an invited speaker at many local and international surgical meetings.

What I do

Dr Jane Tan provides clinic services such as:
- Colorectal Surgery
- Gastrointestinal Surgery
- Surgery of the Gallbladder and Bile Duct
- Surgical Oncology Laparoscopic and Minimally Invasive Surgery
- Endoscopy
- Breast Surgery

Dr Felicia Tan

General Surgeon, Breast Surgeon

Fem Surgery Pte Ltd
Mt. Elizabeth Medical Centre #05-02
3 Mount Elizabeth, S 228510

FeM Surgery Pte Ltd
Mt Elizabeth Novena Specialist Centre
38 Irrawaddy Road, S 329563

Professional Statement

Dr Felicia Tan received her postgraduate training as a general surgeon at the National Cancer Centre Singapore and Singapore General Hospital. Prior to starting her own practice at Mount Elizabeth Medical Centre, she was an associate consultant in KK Women’s and Children’s Hospital and a consultant surgeon in Raffles Hospital.

 Dr Tan's clinical interest is in treatment of breast cancer.She uses various surgical techniques to achieve the best oncologic and cosmetic outcome for her patients. These include breast conservation surgery (lumpectomy) for cancers as well as nipple and skin-sparing mastectomies with immediate breast reconstruction.

What I do

Dr Felicia Tan provides clinical services such as:
- Whole range of breast surgical procedures and general surgical operations
- Breast cancer surgery
- Breast reconstruction
- Nipple and skin-sparing mastectomies

Dr Chong Chee Keong

General Surgeon

Maven Surgery
Mt. Elizabeth Novena Specialist Centre, #07-49 38
Irrawaddy Road S 329563

Professional Statement

Dr Chong Chee Keong is a general surgeon practising at Mount Elizabeth Novena Hospital and Parkway East Hospital, Singapore. He specialises in minimally invasive breast surgery, and the diagnosis and surgical management of breast cancer and colorectal cancer.

Dr Chong graduated in 1993 from National University of Singapore, started specialist training in 1995, and was registered with the Singapore Specialist Accreditation Board in 2002.

Dr Chong has been looking after cancer patients for 20 years. He has worked with many senior surgical oncologists, medical oncologists and radiation oncologists to gain a broad understanding of the management of this dreaded disease.

Dr Chong has participated in various international cancer conferences. He also took time off work to do a stint in Japan to learn minimally invasive breast cancer surgery and various reconstruction techniques. Dr Chong has travelled to places like US and Vietnam to upgrade his skills on minimally invasive colorectal surgery.

He believes that the breast is an important part of a woman's image, and is hence a believer of breast conservation surgery. He will make the greatest effort to save the breast, but not at the expense of the patient's safety. Dr Chong has various breast remodelling techniques to help keep deformity to the minimum.

What I do

Dr Chong Chee Keong provides general Surgery for:
- Breast
- Hernia
- Trauma
- Intensive Care

Prof Abu Rauff

General Surgeon

Surgery A Pte Ltd
Mt E Medical Centre #12-12
3 Mount Elizabeth, S 228510

Professional Statement

Prof Abu Rauff obtained his MBBS in Calcutta in 1962, completed his M.Med in Delhi and subsequently underwent subspecialty training in the UK.  From 1985 to 1988, he chaired the Department of Surgery at the Singapore General Hospital, and later the National University Hospital from 1988 to 1992.  In 1990, Prof Rauff participated in Singapore’s first liver transplant at the National University Hospital.

Prof Abu Rauff is a very experienced senior surgeon who trained many of the top surgeons in practice today. He is still actively involved in teaching clinical surgery to both undergraduate and post graduate students.  He also participates in research projects at the National University Hospital.

Prof Abu Rauff’s main specialty is Endocrinology.  His other areas of specialisation/Interest are Breast & Endocrine Surgery, Hepato-Biliary, Pancreative Surgery, Upper G.I. Surgery, Oncology and Renal Transplant.

What I do

Professor Rauff's areas of specialization/ Interest include:
- General Surgery (especially on abdominal organs, such as intestines, esophagus,
   stomach, small bowel, colon, liver, pancreas, gallbladder and bile ducts)
- Endocrine Surgery on thyroid, parathyroid, adrenal & pancreas.
- Diseases of the skin, breast, soft tissue
- Hernias
- Renal Transplant

Dr Wee Siew Bock

General Surgeon

Wee Breast & General Surgery
Mt Elizabeth Medical Centre #04-10
3 Mount Elizabeth, S 228510

Professional Statement

Dr Wee Siew Bock is a general surgeon with special interest in breast and endocrine Surgery. He has been involved in the activities of the Breast Cancer Awareness Month in Singapore since its inception in 1997.

What I do

Dr Wee Siew Bock provides clinical services such as:
- Breast examinations
- Breast pain
- Breast lumps
- Breast skin changes
- Nipple discharge
- Abnormal breast ultrasound
- Abnormal mammogram
- Breast cancer risk assessment
- Family history of breast cancer
- Surgery for breast lumps and other breast conditions
- Surgery for breast cancer

Dr Leo Kah Woon

Plastic Surgeon

Dr Leo Aesthetic Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery
Mt. Elizabeth Medical Centre
3 Mount Elizabeth, S 228510

Professional Statement

Dr Leo Kah Woon is a Ministry of Health accredited consultant Plastic Surgeon. He graduated from Medical School at the National University of Singapore. Thereafter he completed his Plastic Surgery training at the Singapore General Hospital. He was awarded the College of Surgeons Gold Medal for being the top candidate in his cohort. He completed a one year Fellowship at the University of Washington, Seattle, where he trained under the world –renowned Prof Peter Neligan. It was there that he further honed his skills in reconstructive microsurgery and cosmetic surgery. Upon his return, he served as a Consultant Plastic Surgeon at Singapore General Hospital as well as Visiting Consultant at Khoo Teck Puat Hospital.

Dr Leo is well versed in the latest techniques of cosmetic surgery of the face as well as non-invasive facial rejuvenation. He is regularly invited to speak at various local and international medical conferences where he trains and shares his expertise on aesthetic plastic and reconstructive surgery to fellow doctors.  He is also an expert on Botulinum toxin and filler injection and has given live demonstrations to fellow doctors as well as conducted cadaveric dissections and demonstrations on filler injections. Body contouring is also one of Dr Leo’s main interests.  He has one of the largest series of Body Contouring Post Massive Weight Loss patients in Singapore. Dr Leo has also presented extensively on this subject both at regional as well as international conferences.

Dr Leo is also actively involved within the plastic surgery fraternity.  He is the Secretary for both the Singapore Association of Plastic Surgeons as well as the Singapore Society of Cosmetic (Aesthetic) Surgeons for the year 2014-2015.

Dr Leo is also actively involved in the academic training and development of budding young surgeons. He is an Adjunct Assistant Professor with the Duke-NUS Graduate Medical School. In addition, he was also an Examiner for the Final M.B.B.S Surgical Examination and an Observer Examiner for the plastic surgery exit examinations.

Dr Leo also participates regularly in humanitarian mission work. He has been to China, Indonesia and Vietnam on numerous occasions to perform cleft lip and palate surgeries on these underprivileged patients.

What I do

Dr Leo Kah Woon provides clinical services such as:
- Facial Aesthetic Surgery
- Reconstructive Microsurgery of breast and lower limbs
- Eyelid Surgery
- Body Contouring
- Rhinoplasty
- Craniomaxillofacial surgery
- Skin Cancer Excision and Reconstruction
- Burns Surgery
- Lymphedema Surgery

Dr Kum Cheng Kiong

General Surgeon

Centre for Screening and Surgery
Mt. Elizabeth Novena Specialist Centre #05-32
38 Irrawaddy Rd, S 329563

Professional Statement

Dr Kum is a renowned surgical oncologist (cancer surgeon) in Singapore. His Centre for Screening and Surgery in Mount Elizabeth Novena Hospital specialises in the screening and treatment of common cancers such as breast, colon, stomach, thyroid, etc. His motto is ‘Screening Saves Lives’ and believes in detecting cancer early as the cure rate in such situations can be more than 90%. Dr Kum specialises in using minimally Invasive approaches (key-hole surgery) to curing cancer.

Dr Kum is a pioneer in Asia for Minimally Invasive Surgery (Laparoscopic Surgery) and Robotic Surgery. He has extensive experience with laparoscopic surgery for gallstones, hernia and weight management.

In 1994, he was awarded the Health Manpower Development Plan Scholarship to Cologne, Germany, to train in Advanced Laparoscopic Surgery. He was also a Fellow in Cleveland Clinic, USA, in 1996. Since then, he has given live demonstration of complex laparoscopic surgery operations in more than 10 countries and has been invited to speak in more than 50 international conferences. He has also published more than 60 papers in peer reviewed journals and 7 book chapters. He was also the Leader of the Singapore International Foundation Specialist Team on Laparoscopic Surgery to Vietnam from 1997 to 2002.

Dr Kum was an Associate Professor of Surgery in the National University of Singapore till 2003, when he joined Mount Elizabeth and Gleneagles Hospitals. He is the immediate Past President of the Singapore chapter of the Endoscopic and Laparoscopic Surgeons of Asia (ELSA) and was also the Congress President for the 10th Asia Pacific Congress of Endoscopic Surgery that was held in Singapore in August 2011. The congress won the Best Association Conference Award in Asia

What I do

Dr Kum Cheng Kiong provides clinical services such as:
- Breast Cancer treatment
- Mammotome Breast Biopsy
- Colon cancer and stomach cancer 

- Removal of Polyp
- Rectum Surgery
- Stomach Cancer Surgery
- General Cancer Screening (Pancreas, lung, prostate, liver, thyroid, etc)
- Blood Test, Colorectal Surgery
- Thyroid Diseases
- Minimal Invasive Surgery
- Treatment of gallstones - Using key hole surgery
- Gallbladder Surgery
- Hernia diagnosis and repair - Using key hole or robotic surgery
- Abdominal, Umbilical Groin
- Liver Diseases
- Weight Management 

Dr Lim Chong Sian

General Surgeon

C S Lim Colon, Rectum & General Surgery
Gleneagles Medical Centre #07-04
6 Napier Road, S 258499

Professional Statement

Dr Lim Chong Sian is a General Surgeon practicing at C S Lim Colon, Rectum & General Surgery, Gleneagles hospital, Singapore. As a committee member of the Gleneagles Minimally Invasive Surgery for General Surgery, he is active in the teaching and promotion of the use of ‘key-hole’ surgery in General Surgery. His area of practice includes colorectal surgery, laparoscopic or ‘key-hole’ surgery and most aspects of general surgery. He is currently an active member of the Medical Quality Control Committee at Gleneagles Hospital since 2008.

He completed his MBBS from the national University of Singapore in 1985. He then completed his advanced surgical training programme in General Surgery in 1994. Dr Lim Chong Sian is multilingual and speaks English, Mandarin, Malay, Hokkien, Teochew, Cantonese.

In 1996 Dr Lim Chong Sian was awarded a scholarship under the Singapore Ministry of Health Manpower Development Programme. This was a one-year full-time clinical fellowship programme to further his subspecialty interest in colorectal and laparoscopic general surgery at the University of Hull in the United Kingdom.

Dr Lim Chong Sian is admitted as a fellow of the Academy of Medicine of Singapore since 1996 and is a founding member of the Society of Colorectal Surgeons in Singapore. He was an associate fellow of the Association of Coloproctology of Great Britain and Ireland, and previously a teaching faculty member of The Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh InterCollegiate Basic Surgical Skills Course held in Singapore twice annually.

Dr Lim Chong Sian is a recipient of the Minister for Health 2005 Award for his volunteer effort in in medical relief in Sri Lanka following the 2004 Asian Tsunami. He was again awarded the Minister for Health Award in 2006 for Medical Relief Effort after the Indonesian Earthquake of 2006.

What I do

Dr Lim Chong Sian provides clinical services, such as:
Diagnostic and Screening services:
- Evaluation of abdominal pain, indigestion, abdominal bloatedness and heartburn
- Evaluation of gastrointestinal problems like diarrhoea or constipation
- Evaluation of bleeding from the gastrointestinal system
- Screening for colorectal cancer
- Screening for breast cancer
- Gastroscopy
- Colonoscopy +/- ileoscopy

Colorectal surgery:
- Colon & Rectal Cancer Surgery including Laparoscopic(“key-hole”) Colorectal surgery
- Treatment of Haemorrhoids;
- Injection sclerotherapy
- Rubber Band Ligation
- Staple or Conventional Haemorrhoid Operations
- Treatment of Painful Anal conditions:
- Perianal abscesses
- Anal fissures
- Surgery for anal fistulas/warts
- Gastrointestinal surgery
- Stomach cancer
- Gastric ulcer surgery
- Intestinal surgery

Hepatobiliary surgery:
- Laparoscopic or ‘Keyhole’ surgery for eg:
- Gallstone disease
- Appendicitis
- Abdominal adhesions
- Inguinal/abdominal wall hernia repair
- Varicocoele
- Breast Surgery:
- Mammotome excision of breast lumps
- Breast Cancer Surgery eg. Breast Conservation surgery for breast cancer
- Radical Mastectomy
- Thyroid surgery

- Minor surgery for lumps and bumps
- Emergency general surgery

Dr Chua Choon Lan

General Surgeon

Chua Surgical Centre & Endoscopic Surgery
Gleneagles Medical Centre #05 -10
6 Napier Road, S 258499

Professional Statement

Dr Chua Choon Lan has worked for in various government hospitals in Singapore for 20 years before starting his own private surgical practice in Gleneagles Medical Centre.

What I do

Dr Chua Choon Lan provides clinical services such as:
- General Surgery

Dr Vincent Yeow

Plastic Surgeon

Dream Plastic Surgery
Paragon #17-03/04
290 Orchard Road, S 238859

Professional Statement

Assoc. Professor Vincent Yeow was the Head of Department of Plastic, Reconstructive & Aesthetic Surgery of KK Women’s & Children’s Hospital and the Director of the Cleft and Craniofacial Centre as well as the Plastic Reconstructive and Aesthetic Surgery Centres at KK Hospital, Singapore.

He is the immediate past president of the Singapore Association of Plastic Surgeons. In recognition of his regional and international standing, Dr Yeow is also on the Executive Council of the Asian Pacific Craniofacial Society as well as the Asean Federation of Plastic Surgeons. Dr Yeow is also the only Singaporean to be accorded full membership to the International Society of Craniofacial Surgery.

A/P Yeow has published chiefly in the areas of cleft lip and palate as well as craniofacial surgery, and has edited and co-authored over 30 publications. A/P Yeow is currently also serving as the Organising Chairman of both Aesthetics Asia, which is the largest Medical Conference on Aesthetic Medicine in Asia, as well as the Allergan Breast Surgery Centre of Excellence Workshops which are held every half yearly at KK Hospital.

A/P Yeow is currently the Chairman of Operation Smile Singapore and continues to engage in providing free medical treatment for children with deformities of the head and face in the region. He has been participating and organizing such missions since 1995.

What I do

Dr Vincent Yeow provides clinical services such as:
- Blepharoplasty (eyelid surgery)
- Facial contouring including V-line
- Brow & face lift surgery
- Breast augmentation & reduction
- Rhinoplasty
- Otoplasty (ear surgery)
- Cleft & Craniomaxillofacial Surgery

Dr Colin Tham

Plastic Surgeon

Asia HealthPartners
Lucky Plaza #05-06
304 Orchard Road, S 238863

Professional Statement

Dr Colin Tham is a consultant plastic surgeon in private practice.  He is accredited and recognised as a specialist plastic, reconstructive and aesthetic surgeon by the Singapore Ministry of Health. He obtained his Bachelor of Medicine and Surgery from the University of Aberdeen, Scotland in 1992.  Dr Tham proceeded with his basic and advanced specialty training in plastic surgery with the Singapore General Hospital and was admitted as a Fellow of the Royal College of Surgeons (Ireland) in 1999.  He is also a Fellow of the Academy of Medicine (Singapore) and a committee member for the Singapore Chapter of Plastic, Reconstructive and Aesthetic Surgeons.

Dr Colin Tham subspecialised in the field of aesthetics from early in his career.  In 2003, he was awarded a government Human Manpower Development Programme (HMDP) grant for a fellowship in Oriental Aesthetic Surgery at the prestigious ChangGung Memorial Hospital (Taiwan).  In 2005, he set up the Aesthetic Centre in Singapore’s premier KK Women’s and Children’s Hospital, where he still returns as a visiting consultant.  Dr Tham left the public sector in 2006 to join Asia HealthPartners, where he is currently the Director of the Aesthetics Division. He was one of two pioneer plastic surgeons who were trained by Dr Alfredo Hoyos in Vaser Hi-definition liposculpture and introduced the technique to Singapore in 2007.  In recognition of his technical expertise, Dr Tham was appointed a Silhouette Threadlift trainer in 2010.  On a non-surgical front, Dr Tham has been involved in the previous development of Thermage and the current development of Ulthera, an FDA-approved non-invasive lifting device.  Dr Tham has had the privilege of being invited to conduct both Thermage and Ulthera workshops to train doctors internationally.

Dr Colin Tham continues to hone his craft on the cutting edge of both cosmetic surgery and non-invasive aesthetic procedures, often combining the two in his passionate pursuit of maximum results with minimal downtime.

What I do

Dr Colin Tham provides medical services such as:
- Plastic surgery
- Reconstructive surgery
- Aesthetic surgery
- Vaser Hi-definition liposculpture
- Silhouette Threadlift
- Thermage
- Ulthera