CEO; Senior Physician (Family Medicine); Designated Workplace Doctor

Dr TONG Jia Jong, Stephen

 

Specialty

  • Family Medicine
  • Occupational Medicine
  • Designated Workplace Doctor
  • Health Care Management

Experience

Dr Tong has 30 years medical experience with post-graduate training in both Family Medicine as well as in Occupational Medicine. He is a registered senior Family Physician with the Singapore Medical Council.  He is a Designated Workplace Doctor registered with the Ministry of Manpower. He is trained in Occupational Health and is certified to conduct pre-employment and periodic medical examination for persons employed in hazardous occupation as defined under the Workplace Safety & Health Act. He is also trained in Diving and Hyperbaric Medicine as well as conditions related to Compressed Air Works. He is trained in conditions associated with working under compressed air environment such as MRT tunnelling works, diving related conditions and has conducted fitness assessment for commercial offshore as well as recreational divers.

Dr Tong is a member of the Singapore Medical Association, College of Family Physicians Singapore, and was an Editorial Board Member of the College Mirror. He was an adjunct lecturer with the Yong Loo Lin School of Medicine, National University of Singapore, as well as a tutor for the graduate diploma in family medicine programme.

Accreditation

  • Bachelor of Medicine, Bachelor of Surgery, National University of Singapore
  • Master of Medicine (Family Medicine), Singapore
  • Collegiate Member College of Family Physician, Singapore
  • Master of Science (Healthcare Management), Swansea, UK
  • Grad Dip in Occupational Medicine, National University of Singapore
  • Grad Dip in Mental Health, National University of Singapore

Professional Registration 

  • Full Registration, Singapore Medical Council
  • Register of Family Physician – Family Physician Accreditation Board of Singapore
  • Designated Factory Doctor – Ministry of Manpower Singapore

Awards

  • 15 years Long Service Award from MCYS for his work in the community.
  • Long Service Award from National Council of Social Service in recognition of 20 years of invaluable voluntary service to Methodist Welfare Services – 1 Dec 2017

Senior Physician (Family Medicine); Accredited Medical Practitioner LPA

Dr LIM Bee Ling, Tina

 

Specialty 

  • Family Medicine
  • Diploma in Dermatology
  • Diploma in Mental Health

Experience

Dr Lim has over 25 years of medical experience and is a senior Family Physician registered with the Singapore Medical Council. She has undergone post-graduate training in Family Medicine as well as in Dermatology and Mental Health. Dr Lim is recognised by the Office of Public Guardian as an Accredited Medical Practitioner qualified to issue certificates for Lasting Power of Attorney.

Accreditation

  • Bachelor of Medicine, Bachelor of Surgery, National University of Singapore
  • Grad Dip in Family Medicine, National University of Singapore
  • Grad Dip in Dermatology, National University of Singapore
  • Grad Dip in Mental Health, National University of Singapore

Professional Registration 

  • Full Registration, Singapore Medical Council
  • Register of Family Physician – Family Physician Accreditation Board of Singapore
  • Accredited Medical Practitioner – Lasting Power of Attorney

Director / Sn Family Physician

Dr Karen HO May San

 

Specialty 

  • Family Medicine

Experience

Dr Ho graduated from the National University of Singapore in 1990 and has more than 30 years of medical experience. Her post graduate training is in Family Medicine and she obtained her Master of Medicine title in 2003. She also has further training in Mental Health and was conferred her Graduate Diploma from the National University of Singapore.  She is a registered Family Physician with the Singapore Medical Council.

A dedicated doctor, Dr Ho received the inaugural Healthcare Humanities Award from the President of Singapore in 2004, recognising her outstanding role as a healthcare professional.  Dr Ho was also a clinical tutor for the National University of Singapore undergraduate Family Medicine Teaching program. She is a member of the Singapore Medical Association and the College of Family Physician Singapore.

Accreditation

  • Bachelor of Medicine, Bachelor of Surgery, National University of Singapore
  • Master of Medicine (Family Medicine), Singapore
  • Collegiate Member College of Family Physician, Singapore
  • Grad Dip in Mental Health, National University of Singapore

Professional Registration 

  • Full Registration, Singapore Medical Council
  • Register of Family Physician – Family Physician Accreditation Board of Singapore

Awards

  • Healthcare Humanities Award from the President of Singapore in 2004

Sn Family Physician / Physician

Dr CHUNG Pin Soon 

 

Accreditations 

  • Bachelor of Medicine, Bachelor of Surgery, National University of Singapore
  • Dip (Family Med), National University of Singapore
  • DIP (Family Practice Dermatology), National University of Singapore
  • Dip Occupational Medicine, National University of Singapore

Dr Vishaal Nanik Thadani 

 

Accreditations 

  • Bachelor of Medicine, Bachelor of Surgery, National University of Singapore
  • Member of Royal College of Surgeons (MRCS, UK)

Dr TAN Kimberly-Anne

 

Accreditations 

  • Bachelor of Medicine, Bachelor of Surgery (UNSW, Australia)
  • Member of Royal College of Surgeons (MRCS, UK)

Dr Kay PANG Yu Xian 

 

Accreditations 

  • Bachelor of Medicine, Bachelor of Surgery, National University of Singapore

Specialist Consultant Gastroenterologist

Dr LAI Wai Kwan, Vincent

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Specialty

  • Gastroenterology

Associated Treatments

  • Diagnostic and therapeutic colonoscopy & flexible sigmoidoscopy
  • Diagnostic and therapeutic ERCP
  • Diagnostic and therapeutic upper GI endoscopy

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Experience

  • Dr Vincent Lai is a gastroenterologist with clinical interests in areas such as liver failure, viral hepatitis (liver inflammation) and liver transplantation. He is trained in therapeutic endoscopy and endoscopic retrograde cholangiopancreatography (ERCP), whereby imaging of internal organs aid the treatment of gastrointestinal and liver conditions.
  • Dr Lai attained his Bachelor of Medicine, Bachelor of Surgery at the University of Sheffield, UK in 1993. He then pursued 5 years of specialist training in gastroenterology (stomach and intestine) and another 5 years of subspecialty training in hepatology (liver, gall bladder and bile duct) at the University of Birmingham, UK. During his time at one of the largest liver transplant units in Europe, he gained much exposure to general and transplant hepatology, particularly the management of acute liver failure and viral hepatitis.
  • Dr Lai was accredited by the Specialist Accreditation Board in gastroenterology in England in 2006. He then attained his Doctor of Philosophy degree from the University of Birmingham, UK in 2007, with his research on investigating liver immunity in viral hepatitis. Dr Lai was also actively involved in the care of patients with acute liver failure and liver dialysis during this period.
  • Dr Lai was a consultant hepatologist at the Derby Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust from 2006 – 2008, where he contributed to the development of viral hepatitis services. During his tenure, he was actively involved in medical research and was awarded a grant from the Trust to study patients with liver infection.
  • In his practice in Singapore, Dr Lai has been actively involved in both cadaveric and living donor liver transplantation. His research interests include the adaptive and innate immunity in patients with liver disease, particularly in patients with viral hepatitis and liver failure. He has published extensively in the areas of viral immunology and acute liver failure.

Fellowship and Accreditation

  • Bachelor of Medicine, Bachelor of Surgery, University of Sheffield, UK
  • Member of the Royal College of Physicians of the United Kingdom
  • Doctorate of Philosophy, University of Birmingham, UK

Specialist Gastroenterology Clinic 

Tel: 6337 8933 / 6235 7923

Specialist Consultant Ophthalmologist

Dr CHUAH Chin Tek  (蔡进德医生)

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Specialty

Visiting Consultant Ophthalmologist

Associated Treatments

  • Treatment and management of
    • Cataract 白内障
    • Glaucoma 青光眼
    • Pterygium 瘀肉攀睛
    • Dry Eyes 干眼症
    • Allergic Eye Disease 过敏性眼病
    • Age-Related Macular Degeneration (AMD) 年龄相关性黄斑变性
    • Lumps and Bumps of the Eyelids – Infection of the Eyelids
  • Various modalities and management of facial aging including
    • Botox injection
    • Fillers
    • Chemical Skin Peels

Experience

In addition to perform Cataract and Lasik surgery using the latest techniques (small incision, sutureless phacoemulsification with premium lenses for cataract and tissue savings, topo-guided Lasik), Dr Chuah was trained and subspecializes in Oculoplastics Surgery (Double Eyelids, Lower Eyebags, Droopy Lids) (hence Aesthetics).

Dr Chuah was specifically trained locally and in the USA (under a Ministry of Health HMDP Award) in Eyelid and Eyebags surgery, Botox, FillersChemical Peels, Intense Pulsed Light (IPL) and Lasers, and has authored book chapters and lectured in these fields.

Fellowship and Accreditations

  • Bachelor of Medicine, Bachelor of Surgery, Singapore
  • Fellow of the Royal College of Surgeons, Edinburgh
  • Master of Medicine in Ophthalmology, Singapore
  • Diploma in Aesthetics Medicine, USA
  • Fellow of Academy of Medicine (ophthalmology), Singapore

Ms Lim Kit Looi

Specialty

Physiotherapist

Accreditation

Bachelor of Science (Physiotherapy)

Experience

Kit graduated from South Australian University (Previously known as South Australia Institute of Technology). She has 30 years of clinical and managerial experience under her belt. She started in Mount Elizabeth in 1988, working with acute inpatient cases from an array of disciplines such as Intensive Care Unit, cardiovascular and orthopedic.

She was one of the pioneers in establishing the Neuro Rehab Unit in Mount Elizabeth, which pride itself to be a multi-disciplinary approach rehabilitation. She was seconded to head the Gleneagles Hospital Rehabilitation Department. After 12 years with Parkway Group of Hospitals, she left to establish her own private practice, PhysioKit, of 16 years.

After taking 2 years of sabbatical leave, she now joined Physio@Novena Pte Ltd. Conditions that she sees are orthopedic e.g. post trauma, back, neck, upper and lower limbs. Neurological conditions e.g. strokes and Parkinson Disease. She also has special interest in Women’s health relieving ante and post-natal mothers from their concerns with urinary incontinence, bodily pain and getting fit again. Last but not least, she does therapy for patients who have mobility difficulty due to injury or frailty in the comfort of their own homes.

Physiotherapy Services

Mondays 2:00pm to 5:00pm
Thursdays 8:30am to 12:30pm
Tel: 6337 8933

Compliance Officer

Sister Anna Seah 

Sister Anna started her career more than 20 years ago as a registered nurse, during which she assisted doctors during OT surgeries and procedures, as well as diagnostic and therapeutic assessments of patients. She is also a certified ACP facilitator (PPC).

Extremely adaptive, Sister Anna has the innate ability to galvanise co-workers and encourage patients. Her previous role as a senior nurse manager in clinical quality and governance, allowed her to systematise clinical standards amongst more than 23 GP clinics. She played a critical role in setting up clinical operations, which included 11 vaccination centres, swab sites/centres, medical posts in dormitories, CCF/CIF, and serology teamlets.

From setting up a new department with its workflows and processes, to conducting workshops, talks and prevention programmes, and liaising with stakeholders to evaluate processes and training, Sister Anna’s knowledge of the local medical structure makes her one of the industry’s most admired names in clinical audit.