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Dr Sheryl Gan Shien Wen

Dr Sheryl Gan from SGH

Dr Sheryl Gan Shien Wen

​MBChB (Glasgow), MRCP (UK), FAMS

Senior Consultant

Specialty: Renal Medicine

Sub-specialties: Hemodialysis, Geriatric Nephrology

Clinical Appointments

  • Senior Consultant Renal Medicine Singapore General HospitalSingapore General Hospital

Profile

Dr Sheryl Gan graduated from the University of Glasgow in 2005 with MBChB (Glasgow, UK) and attained her membership from the Royal Colleges of Physicians of the United Kingdom (MRCP, UK) in 2009. 

She completed her Advanced Specialist Training at Singapore General Hospital and was conferred Specialist Accreditation in Renal Medicine by the Ministry of Health, Singapore in 2013. 
 
She trained in Nocturnal & Home Haemodialysis and Geriatric Nephrology at the University Health Network, Toronto, Canada from 2015 to 2016.
 
Dr Gan is a General Nephrologist trained in various aspects of Nephrology including Chronic Kidney Disease, Glomerulonephritis, Dialysis, Intensive Care Nephrology and Transplantation. Her clinical interests include Haemodialysis, in particular Nocturnal & Home Haemodialysis, and Geriatric Nephrology.

Education

  • MBChB (Glasgow, UK)
  • MRCP (UK)
  • FAMS

Professional Appointments and Committee Memberships

  • Core Faculty, SingHealth Internal Medicine, Junior Residency Programme 
  • Physician Faculty, SingHealth Renal Medicine, Senior Residency Programme 
  • Clinical Lecturer, Yong Loo Lin School of Medicine, NUS 
  • Fellow, Academy of Medicine, Singapore 
  • Member of Singapore Society of Nephrology

Awards

  • ​Health Manpower Development Plan Award 2015 for training in Nocturnal Haemodialysis and Geriatric Nephrology

Research Interests

  • ​Geriatric Nephrology
  • Haemodialysis & Haemodiafiltration
  • Chronic kidney disease
  • Dialysis care

Publications

  • The Elderly Patient with End-Stage Renal Disease: Is Dialysis the Best and Only Option? S Gan SW, CM Chan Proceedings of Singapore Healthcare, 2012, Volume 21, Page 125-131 
  • Screening frequency, incidence and pattern of heparin-induced thrombocytopenia syndrome at a large tertiary institution. Mya HT, Tay HM, Gan SW, Surendran S, Yeang SH, Lim CC, Choong H, Lee LH, Ng HJ. Int J Hematol. 2016 Apr 22

Research Trials