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Department of Surgery and Department of Urology

The Department of Surgery is led by Professor Krishnakumar Madhavan (Group Director Surgery, NUHS), and has three main focuses namely, Clinical Departments and Services, Research and Innovation, and Education and Training. The Clinical Departments and Services are made up of medical professionals who provide comprehensive specialised care for surgical conditions ranging from Breast Surgery, Colorectal Surgery, Hepatobiliary & Pancreatic Surgery, Neurosurgery, Plastic, Reconstructive & Aesthetic Surgery, Thyroid & Endocrine Surgery, Trauma Services, to Upper Gastrointestinal Surgery.

The Department of Urology, led by Associate Professor Edmund Chiong, focuses on the delivery of specialised medical and surgical care in all major aspects of urology, including urological cancers, kidney transplants, treatment of benign prostatic hyperplasia (BPH), management of urinary stone conditions and male sexual dysfunction. The Urology Centre, located in the NUH Medical Centre, performs both outpatient diagnostic and interventional procedures.