Raffles Shield Panel Specialists

Dr Seow Swee Chong

Cardiology
National University Heart Centre
Clinic Details

National University Heart Centre

NUH Main Building Zone F
5 Lower Kent Ridge Road Singapore 119074 | Opening Hours
Mon – Fri: 8:30am to 5:30pm. Sat, Sun & PH: Closed

Assistant Professor Seow Swee Chong is a Senior Consultant at the National University Hospital, Singapore and the Director of Cardiac Electrophysiology and Pacing. He is also Director of the Heart Rhythm Programme (Arrhythmia Service) of the National University Heart Centre, Singapore. Asst. Prof. Seow is registered with the Singapore Medical Council, and is a Cardiac Electrophysiologist (Heart Rhythm Specialist) who is accredited in Interventional Cardiac Electrophysiology and Cardiac Pacing/Defibrillation under the European Society of Cardiology.

Asst. Prof. Seow graduated with the degrees of Bachelor of Medicine and Surgery from the National University of Singapore and subsequently obtained Membership of the Royal College of Physicians (United Kingdom). He completed his Fellowship in Clinical Cardiac Electrophysiology and Pacing at Westmead Hospital, Sydney (Australia).

His professional memberships include: Fellow of the European Society of Cardiology (FESC), Fellow of the American College of Cardiology (FACC) as well as Fellow of the Academy of Medicine Singapore ( FAMS ). He is also a Member of the European Heart Rhythm Association (EHRA) and the Singapore Cardiac Society.

Apart from general cardiology, Asst. Prof. Seow’s sub-speciality interests include heart rhythm disorders (arrhythmias), pacemaker, loop recorder and cardiac defibrillator implants as well as cardiac resynchronization therapy for heart failure. He runs the Heart failure clinic, concentrating on patients with concomitant arrhythmias and/or cardiac devices.

Asst. Prof. Seow performs diagnostic coronary angiograms, radiofrequency catheter ablation of arrhythmias, diagnostic electrophysiological studies and implantation of pacemakers as well as defibrillators.

MBBS, MRCP(UK), EHRA(Invasive Cardiac Electrophysiology), EHRA (Cardiac Pacing & Defibrillation), FESC, FACC, FHRS