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Our Areas of Expertise:

  • Spine Surgery
  • Sports Injuries
  • Paediatric Orthopaedics
  • Trauma
  • Osteoporotic Fractures
  • Hip and Knee Surgery
  • Transplant Surgery
  • Hand Surgery
  • Musculoskeletal Tumor
  • Foot and Ankle Surgery
  • Medico-Legal Reports





Curriculum Vitae





Current Appointment:

Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon, Mount Elizabeth Medical Centre.

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Previous Appointment:

1980 – 2000 Professor and Head of Orthopaedic Surgery, National University of Singapore and Chief of Orthoapedic Surgery, National University of Singapore.

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MEMBERSHIP OF RELEVENT PROFESSIONAL BODIES:

  1. Member of American Orthopaedic Association
  2. Member of British Orthopaedic Association
  3. Member of Japanese Orthopaedic Association
  4. Member and Past President of Asia Pacific Orthopaedic Association
  5. Member of International Arthroscopy and Knee Society
  6. Member of International Society for the study of Lumber Spine
  7. Member of Paediatric Orthopaedics Society of North America
  8. Founder Member and Past President of Biomedical Engineering Society Singapore

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Research and Publication:

Over 300 hundred research publications and presentations at National and International level.

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Editorial Service to Several International Journals

  • Journal of Orthopaedic Surgery
  • Journal of Clinical Orthopaedic and Related Research
  • Journal of Paediatric Orthopaedic
  • Editorial Board Member – Medical Progress
  • International Editorial Board – Journal of Muscle Skeleton Research

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Selected Awards & Honours

  • 1991-1996

    Founding member and 1st President of the Biomedical Engineering Society. Received Special Achievement Award in recognition of the outstanding contribution to the Society and the Development of Biomedical Engineering in Singapore

  • 1980 - French Government

    Awarded the 'Chevalier dans l'ordre des Palmes Academique' in recognition of the contribution to the education and French-Singapore Co-operation.

  • Visiting Prof. To several universities in USA (Stanford, Harvard etc.), Japan (Tokyo, Hokkaido etc,) France & UK.

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Supervision of Graduate Students

Supervised several MD/MSC/PhD students during the tenure as Professor in the National University of Singapore.