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Division of Colorectal Surgery

Our Team of Doctors

 

 

 

Dr Cheong Wai Kit

Head & Senior Consultant (Division of Colorectal Surgery)

 

Education and Fellowships: MBBS (University of Malaya), FRCS (Edin), FRCS (Glasg), FAMS (Surgery)

 

Department: Division of Colorectal Surgery

 

Specialties: Recurrent and advanced colorectal cancer, diagnostic and therapeutic endoscopy

 

Contact: (65) 6772 2002

 

Email: colorectal@nuhs.edu.sg

 

 

Dr Ridzuan Farouk

Senior Consultant

 

Education and Fellowships: MBChB, FRCS (Glasgow), FRCS (Edinburgh), MCh, FRCS (General Surgery), FRCS (England)    

 

Department: Division of Colorectal Surgery

 

Specialties: Pelvic floor disorders and colorectal cancer

 

Contact: (65) 6772 2002

 

Email: colorectal@nuhs.edu.sg  

 

 

  

Dr Frances Lim

Senior Consultant

Director, Research  (Division of Colorectal Surgery)

Director, General Surgery Residency Program (University Surgical Cluster)

 

Education and Fellowships: M.D. (Canada), Adv Dip Med Sci (IMU)

 

Department: Division of Colorectal Surgery

 

Specialties: Colorectal cancer diagnostic and therapeutic endoscopy

Anorectal disease, transanal endoscopic microsurgery, laparoscopic surgery

 

Contact: (65) 6772 2002

 

Email: colorectal@nuhs.edu.sg  

 

 

 

Asst Prof Bettina Lieske

Consultant

 

Education and Fellowships:  MD (Research, Germany), FRCS (UK), MA Clin Ed (UK)

 

Department: Division of Colorectal Surgery

 

Specialties: Colorectal surgery, medical education

 

Contact: (65) 6772 2002

 

Email: colorectal@nuhs.edu.sg

 

 

Asst Prof Tan Ker Kan

Consultant

  

Education and Fellowships: MBBS (NUS), FRCS (Edin)  

 

Department: Division of Colorectal Surgery

 

Specialties: Colorectal cancer, diagnostic and therapeutic endoscopy, anorectal disease, laparoscopic surgery, recurrent and advanced pelvic malignancy

 

Contact: (65) 6772 2002

 

Email: colorectal@nuhs.edu.sg

Asst Prof Chong Choon Seng

Consultant

 

Education and Fellowships: MBBS (S'pore), MRCS (Edinburgh), MMed (S'pore), FRCS (Edinburgh)

 

Department: Division of Colorectal Surgery

 

Specialties: Colorectal cancer, minimally invasive surgery and medical education

 

Contact: (65) 6772 2002

 

Email: colorectal@nuhs.edu.sg

Dr Lee Kuok Chung

Consultant

 

Education and Fellowships: MBBS (S’pore), MRCS (Edinburgh), FRCS (Edinburgh)

 

Department: Division of Colorectal Surgery

 

Specialties: Colorectal cancer, minimally invasive surgery and diagnostic and therapeutic endoscopy (Gastroscopy and Colonoscopy)

 

Contact: (65) 6772 2002

 

Email: colorectal@nuhs.edu.sg

Dr Sharon Koh

Consultant


Education and Fellowships: 

  • YLLSoM National University of Singapore (MBBS)
  • Masters of Medicine (Surgery)
  • Fellowship of Royal College of Surgeons (Edinburgh)  
  • Fellowship in Colon and Rectal Surgery, Cedars-Sinai Medical Center, Los Angeles, USA


Department: Division of Colorectal Surgery


Specialities: Diagnostic and advanced therapeutic endoscopy, Laparoscopic surgery, Inflammatory bowel disease (IBD) and neoplasia, Colorectal and anal cancer

 

Contact: (65) 6772 2002

 

Email: colorectal@nuhs.edu.sg

   

 

We are a team of highly trained and experienced colorectal surgeons situated at the NUH Medical Centre, Colorectal Centre. We are dedicated and passionate in our work. 

 

Our mission is to provide the highest quality and advanced surgical care for patients with diseases of the colon, rectum and anus.

 

Our facility is well-equipped to provide you with a comprehensive range of services targeted at the treatment of all colorectal conditions.

 

In our quest to provide the best care for our patients, we are also actively involved in research, with the aim of pushing the frontiers in current colorectal health care.

 

As part of the National University of Singapore, we are uniquely poised in the centre of academic and research excellence and associated with various university departments who are important in the different aspects of our research.