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A/Prof Joseph Thambiah

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MBBS (S'pore), MMed(Surg) (S'pore), FRCS(Edin), FAMS (S'pore)
Senior Consultant, University Spine Centre, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, University Orthopaedics, Hand & Reconstructive Microsurgery Cluster, National University Hospital
Orthopaedics and Hand & Reconstructive Microsurgery
Sub Specialty:
Orthopaedic Surgery, Spine Surgery
Medical and Surgical Conditions:
Fractures of Lower Extremity, Fractures of the Upper Extremity, Lumbar Spinal Stenosis, Neck Pain, Other Fractures and Conditions, Scoliosis
National University Hospital
National University Health System
A/Prof Joseph Thambiah specialises in the management of simple and complex limb fractures, as well as fractures involving the pelvis and acetabulum. He also has a particular interest in spinal surgery, including cervical and lumbar surgery, scoliosis surgery and artificial disc replacement.

A/Prof Thambiah completed his medical degree at the University of Singapore in 1983. He trained in Orthopaedic Surgery at the Singapore General Hospital, obtained his FRCS and MMed in General Surgery in 1988, and completed his training in Orthopaedic Surgery at NUH. He is a fellowship-trained spinal surgeon. He has also undergone fellowship training in Orthopaedic Trauma Surgery. A/Prof Thambiah is actively involved in undergraduate and postgraduate teaching at NUS and was the Clinical Director of the Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, NUH.


Appt Tel:
+65 6778 0720