Raffles Shield Panel Specialists

Dr Akira Wu

Renal Medicine
Clinic Details


Clinic Address: 3 Mount Elizabeth Mount Elizabeth Medical Centre #16-12 Singapore 228510

Clinic number: 6732 1819
Operating hours: Mon – Fri: 9am to 5pm, Sat: 9am – 12.30pm

Dr. Akira Wu is a Nephrologist and Physician at the Mount Elizabeth Medical Centre. He was previously a Nephrologist at Department of Renal Medicine, Singapore General Hospital and at Prince Henry’s Hospital in Melbourne, Australia.

He received his MBBS from Monash University, Melbourne, Australia (1974). In 1981, he was awarded the Prince Henry Hospital Full-Time Specialist Scholarship to be a Renal Research Fellow. He is a Fellow of the Royal Australasian College of Physicians (1981) and the Academy of Medicine, Singapore (1991).

Dr. Wu has authored or co-authored widely in peer-reviewed international journals. He is a member of the National Committee on Renal Care, the Singapore Renal Registry and the Drug Evaluation Centre, Health Sciences Authority. He was previously the Chairman, Medical Advisory Board and Continuous Medical Education Committee of Mount Elizabeth Hospital. He is a member of, American Society of Nephrology, American Society of Hypertension and European Renal Association & European Dialysis & Transplant Association. He is currently the Treasurer and immediate past President of Singapore Hypertension Society.

He is Deputy‎ Chairman, Parkway Independent Ethics Committee, Parkway Hospitals Singapore Pte Ltd.

MBBS (Monash U, Australia) 1974
FRACP (Int Med) (RACP, Australia) 1981
FAMS (Academy of Medicine, Singapore) 1991