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Colorectal Surgery (Colon & Rectum)

in Singapore

Dr Kevin Kaity Sng

General Surgeon

K K Sng Colorectal & General Surgery Pte Ltd
Gleneagles Medical Centre #06-11
6 Napier Road, S 258499

K K Sng Colorectal & General Surgery Pte Ltd
Mt Elizabeth Novena Specialist Centre #06-27
38 Irrawaddy Road
Singapore 329563

Professional Statement

Currently practising at Gleneagles Hospital Singapore, Dr Kevin Sng is trained in colorectal surgery, endoscopy, laparoscopic and general surgery.

Dr Sng went on to pursue his post-graduate training in surgery, accumulating work experience in many public institutions including Changi General Hospital, Singapore General Hospital, Tan Tock Seng Hospital and KK Women's and Children's Hospital.

Under the Health Manpower Development Plan Fellowship by the Ministry of Health, Dr Sng trained in Korea under the distinguished mentorship of Professor Kim Seon Hahn, a world-renowned robotic and laparoscopic colorectal surgeon. Dr Sng obtained his Certificate of Completion for the International Fellowship for Robotic & Laparoscopic Colorectal Surgery at the Korea University Anam Hospital in Seoul, Korea in 2012. Dr Sng is a registered member of the Singapore Society of Colorectal Surgeons as well as the Asia-Pacific Hernia Society.

Dr Sng was formerly Consultant and Director of Colorectal Service in Changi General Hospital (CGH). He also served as Co-Director, Centre for Advanced Clinical and Surgical Skills, as well as a member of the Laparoscopic Procedures Credentialling Committee in CGH. Dr Sng was appointed Clinical Senior Lecturer by the National University of Singapore Medical School in 2012 and has served as an examiner for the Final Professional Examination for the Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery (MBBS) degrees. He has also been involved with the Singhealth Residency Programme since 2011 and served as a Faculty Member for the General Surgery, Family Medicine and Transitional Year Residency Programmes. Dr Sng has published a number of articles in both local and international peer-reviewed journals and is also a reviewer for a number of international journals including Singapore Medical Journal, Journal of Pediatric Surgery and World Journal of Surgical Oncology.

Conditions he treats include colorectal cancer, colorectal polyps, haemorrhoids, piles, gallbladder stones, cholecystitis, appendicitis, hernia, perianal abscesses, perianal fistulas, anal fissures, lipomas, epidermal cysts, sebaceous cysts and skin abscesses. He also conducts colorectal screenings and performs stoma surgery.

What I do

Dr Kevin Kaity Sng provides clinical services such as:
- Colorectal Surgery
- General Surgery
- Endoscopy
- Colonoscopy
- Gastroscopy
- Laparoscopic Surgery

Dr Julian Ong Kian Peng

General Surgeon

Colorectal Surgeons, Inc. Pte Ltd
Mt. Elizabeth Novena Specialist Centre #06-30
38 Irrawaddy Road, S 329563

Professional Statement

Dr Julian Ong is a Consultant Surgeon at Colorectal Surgeons, Inc. (CSI). His areas of interest are in endoscopy and in minimally invasive surgery, particularly in laparoscopic surgery for colorectal cancer. Dr Ong also focuses on the management of all other colorectal conditions and surgery for perianal conditions. Dr Ong has performed many colon and rectal surgeries in both laparoscopic and open techniques. He is an accredited console surgeon in robotic-assisted laparoscopic surgery. In addition, Dr Ong also has an interest in the field of trauma surgery, being an accredited instructor in the Advanced Trauma Life Support (ATLS) training program.

After graduating with a medical degree from the National University of Singapore, Dr Ong fulfilled his years of residency and proceeded to complete his fellowships in the Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh. He earned his Master’s Degree of Medicine (Surgery) from the National University of Singapore, Faculty of Medicine. He is also a Fellow of the Academy of Medicine, Singapore, Chapter of General Surgeons.

Prior to establishing his practice at Colorectal Surgeons, Inc., Dr Julian Ong was Associate Consultant at the Department of Colorectal Surgery, Singapore General Hospital (2009 – 2011) one of the most progressive colorectal surgical units in the region. He was also Consultant Surgeon at the Pacific Surgical and Colorectal Centre (2011 – 2013).

Aside from his passion for medicine and surgery, Dr Ong is an all-rounded individual with keen interests in motorsports and sports. He has been actively in the Singapore SingTel Formula One Grand Prix since its induction in Singapore, and is presently the Deputy Chief Medical Officer of the event.

What I do

Dr. Julian Ong Kian Peng provides clinical services such as:
- General surgery
- Colorectal surgery 
- Colorectal cancer
- Laparoscopic surgery for colorectal cancer

Dr Wong Nan Yaw

General Surgeon

NY Wong Surgery
Mt Elizabeth Medical Centre
3 Mount Elizabeth, S 228510

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

Professional Statement

Dr Wong Nan Yaw is a General Surgeon with clinical interest in the colorectal surgeon. He completed his MBBS from the National university of Singapore in 1993. After a few years of practice, he developed a passionate interest in surgical diseases and decided to embark on a career in surgery and since 2008, Dr Wong Nan Yaw has started his own private practice at the Mount Elizabeth Medical Center.

His practice focuses on the diagnosis and therapy of both benign and malignant conditions of the colon, rectum and anus. This includes diagnostic and therapeutic endoscopy for the early detection of cancers, the surgical treatment of hemorrhoids (piles), perianal abscesses and fistulae, and surgery of colorectal cancers.

Dr Wong Nan Yaw successfully obtained his Fellowship with the Royal College of Surgeons in Edinburgh in 1998. The increasing incidence of colorectal cancers in South East Asia prompted him to sub-specialize in colorectal surgery.

Dr Wong Nan Yaw trained in the Department of Colorectal Surgery at the Singapore General Hospital, which is an internationally recognized center of excellence for the treatment of colorectal diseases.

In 2002 he was awarded an Exchange Fellowship to spend a year training at the Bradford Royal Infirmary in the United Kingdom. Dr Wong Nan Yaw obtained his specialist accreditation with the Singapore Medical Council in 2003.

In 2005 he was given an award to train in minimally invasive (laparoscopic) colorectal surgery at the prestigious Weill-Cornell Medical College in New York, USA. He also further honed his skills in the laparoscopic surgical treatment of colorectal cancers in the USA.

Besides colorectal work, he is also well-versed in general surgical conditions like gallstones and abdominal wall hernias. He continues to keep up to date by attending courses in order to maintain cutting edge knowledge and skills.

He maintains admitting privileges at Mount Elizabeth Hospital, Gleneagles Hospital, East Shore Hospital and Mount Alvernia Hospital. Dr Wong Nan Yaw also has operating rights at Novena Surgery as well as Orchard Surgery at Paragon.

What I do

Dr Wong Nan Yaw provides clinical services such as:

* Endoscopy
* Gastroscopy
* Colonoscopy
* Surgery
* Colorectal Surgery
* Piles Surgery
* Laparoscopic Surgery
* Other Common Surgical Conditions
* Colorectal Cancer Screening
* Management of common Perianal Conditions
* Hemorrhoidal Diseases
* Management Of Common Perianal Conditions
* Transanal Hemorrhoidal Dearterialization
* Ligasure Hemorrhoidectomy

Treatments for following conditions:

* Hemorrhoids (Piles)
* Colon & Rectal Cancers 

Prof Eu Kong Weng

General Surgeon

Colorectal Surgeons
Mount Elizabeth Novena Specialist Centre #06-30
38 Irrawaddy Road, S 329563

Professional Statement

Prof Eu Kong Weng clinical areas of interest are in minimally invasive surgery, specialising in laparoscopic and robotic surgery for colorectal cancer and the management of all colorectal conditions.

What I do

Prof Eu Kong Weng provides clinic services such as:
- General surgery
- Colorectal surgery
- Colorectal cancer surgery
- Laparoscopic surgery for colorectal cancer
- Robotic surgery for colorectal cancer

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 Goh Hak Su

General Surgeon

Goh Hak-Su Colon & Rectal Centre
Gleneagles Medical Centre #04-08
6 Napier Road, S 258499

Professional Statement

Dr Goh Hak-Su Colon and Rectal Centre provides comprehensive diagnosis, treatment and follow-up care for all patients with colorectal conditions from colorectal cancer, diverticular disease, inflammatory bowel disease, constipation, incontinence to perianal conditions like haemorrhoids, fistula and fissures.

What I do

Dr Goh Hak Su provides clinical services such as:

- Colon and rectum problem
- Colon cancer
- Rectum cancer
- Diverticular disease
- Inflammatory bowel disease
- Constipation
- Incontinence
- Hemorrhoids
- Anal fistula
- Anal fissures