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Fellowship in Musculoskeletal Radiology

Training program and objectives:

The Musculoskeletal Radiology (MSR) Subspecialty team at Singapore General Hospital reports more than 1000 MRI studies and 100 CT studies a month.  There are daily dedicated musculoskeletal ultrasound lists.  Musculoskeletal interventional procedures performed include spine/bone biopsies and joint/nerve root injections. 

Emphasis of the programme:

  • Exposure to a wide variety of MRI and CT cases encompassing spine, sports medicine, hand surgery, rheumatology and orthopaedic oncology imaging.
  • Hands-on training in musculoskeletal ultrasound.
  • Participation in multidisciplinary meetings with relevant clinical departments to reinforce the multi-disciplinary approach to patient management as well as monthly Journal reading meetings.


Director & senior consultantDr Lim Chee Yeong 

Senior consultants:


Admission Criteria

Minimum requirements for all Fellows:

  • Postgraduate medical qualification in Radiology e.g. FRCR, MMed or equivalent 
  • 2 years of postgraduate training experience in relevant specialty 
  • Proven competency in English language (to fulfill Singapore Medical Council’s criteria for medical registration for clinical fellowship) 
  • Candidates in a position to develop public service and train next generation of radiologists over time are preferred. 

Fellowship Application

  • Please submit applications electronically at
  • All current and future employment (please indicate if none) must be indicated on application form. Incomplete forms will be rejected in the first instance.
  • Electronic mail is the main line of communication; it is in your interest to respond to these promptly. 
  • Failure to adhere to timelines (PGMI queries, source document verification, English competency exams) following approval of application may result in withdrawal of fellowship offer. 
  • A minimum of 9 months is required from closing date of application to commencement of fellowship.  

For enquiries on Fellowship and clinical attachments, email Dr Lim Chee Yeong or designate at

Sponsorship for Fellowship

Successful applicants may be given a stipend on a case by case basis. To apply, please indicate on the fellowship application form that funding is required.