Raffles Shield Panel Specialists

Dr Tan Wah Siew

General Surgery, General Surgery (Colorectal)
Clinic Details


Clinic Address: 3 Mount Elizabeth Mount Elizabeth Medical Centre #08-07 Singapore 228510

Clinic Number: 6454 0054

Operating Hours: Mon - Fri: 9am - 5pm, Sat: 9am - 1pm

Dr Tan Wah Siew was senior consultant surgeon at the Department of Colorectal Surgery, Singapore General Hospital (SGH) prior to her move to private practice. She was the first female consultant colorectal surgeon in the history of SGH, and was one of the earliest female surgeons in Singapore to be trained in robotic colorectal surgery.

She graduated from the Faculty of Medicine, National University of Singapore in 2003 and completed her Advanced Surgical Training in General and Colorectal Surgery at SGH in 2011. In 2013, she completed a one year Ministry of Health sponsored Healthcare Manpower Development Plan Fellowship (HMDP) at St. James University Hospital in Leeds, United Kingdom. While there, she trained in minimally invasive and robotic colorectal surgery for colorectal cancer, surgery for inflammatory bowel disease as well as treatment of locally advanced rectal cancers and recurrent pelvic cancers requiring removal of multiple organs and/or pelvic exenterations.

MBBS, MMed (Surgery), FAMS, FRCSEd