MBBS (Singapore), MRCS (Edinburgh), MMed (Ortho) (Singapore), FRCS (Ortho) (Edinburgh), FAMS
Specialty: Orthopaedic Surgery
Sub-specialties: Sports Service
Conditions Treated by this Doctor:
Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) Reconstruction, Anterior Cruciate Ligament Reconstruction, Arthritis (Total Knee Replacement Surgery), Arthritis (Total Shoulder Replacement (Arthroplasty)), Hip Labral Injuries (Arthroscopy), Knee Cartilage Injuries, Knee Ligament Injuries (ACL, PCL, Multiligament), Knee Meniscus/Ligament/Cartilage Injuries (Arthroscopy), Shoulder (Labral/Rotator Cuff Injuries (Arthroscopy)), Shoulder Dislocation and Reduction/Bankart (SLAP Repair), Shoulder Impingement Syndrome/Acromioplasty.
Dr Benjamin Ang is a Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon with the Department of Orthopaedic Surgery in Singapore General Hospital. He was on the dean’s list and graduated with Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery (M.B.,B.S.) from the National University of Singapore. He was awarded the SingHealth Best Resident and Outstanding Resident in Evidence-Based Medicine Award. He subsequently completed specialist training in Orthopaedic Surgery in Singapore and was appointed Fellow of the Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh (Orthopaedics).
He is an avid sportsman and has previously represented Singapore at international competitions in Track & Field and Floorball. With first-hand experience and a personal understanding of an athlete’s psyche, he subspecializes in sports orthopaedics. His interests lie in managing shoulder, hip and knee conditions. He was awarded the Ministry of Health HMDP (Health Manpower Developmental Plan) Award for further fellowship training in hip surgery in Switzerland.
Dr Ang is actively involved in the training and education of residents and medical students. National University of Singapore appointed him as clinical lecturer and convenor/examiner for the M.B.,B.S. examinations. He is also appointed Clinical Assistant Professor by Duke-NUS.
He participates actively in research and holds several research grants. He has presented widely at various local and international conferences, and was also a finalist for the Singapore Orthopaedic Association Young Orthopaedic Investigator Award. He received the SingHealth Surgical STaR Budding Researcher Award in 2018 and has several publications in renowned local and international peer-reviewed medical journals.