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Dr Ravichandran Nadarajah

Dr Ravichandran Nadarajah


Senior Consultant

Singapore General Hospital

Specialty: Obstetrics & Gynaecology

Sub-specialties: Gynaecological Oncology, Minimally Invasive Surgery

Conditions Treated by this Doctor:
Cervical Cancer, Ovarian Cancer, Vaginal Cancer, Vulva Cancer.

Clinical Appointments

  • Senior Consultant Obstetrics & Gynaecology Singapore General HospitalSingapore General Hospital


Dr Ravichandran is a Consultant with the Department of Obstetrics & Gynaecology at the Singapore General Hospital.

Dr Ravichandran obtained his MBBS from University Malaya in 2000 and subsequently pursued his Masters in Obstetrics and Gynecology (M.Med.O&G) from 2004 to 2008 from University of Malaya.  He was the prize medallist for the T A Sinnathuray Academic Award by the Obstetrical and Gynaecological Society of Malaysia for being the top student in the co-joint examination among 3 universities, University of Malaya, University Kebangsaan Malaysia & University Sains Malaysia.  From 2008 to 2010, he worked as a specialist in Hospital Sultanah Aminah Johor which was one of the busiest hospitals in Malaysia. 

Dr Ravichandran joined Singapore General Hospital in 2010 to pursue his passion in gynecologic oncology.  He completed his Advanced Specialist Training in 2013 and was awarded the Singhealth HMDP scholarship for advanced laparoscopic and robotic surgery in gynecologic oncology at Hanyang University Hospital and Severance Hospital Yonsei University in South Korea.  In addition, he also completed his fellowship training in cytoreductive surgery for advanced ovarian cancer, pseudomyxoma peritoneii and Hyperthermic Intra Peritoneal Chemotherapy (HIPEC) at National Cancer Centre Korea.


  • MBBS: University of Malaya (2000) 
  • MRCOG: Royal College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists (2008) 

Professional Appointments and Committee Memberships

  • Malaysian Medical Association, Member 
  • Obstetrics and Gynaecological Society of Malaysia, Member 


  • TA Sinnathuray Academic Award Prize Medalist in Master O&G Examination for the best student in conjoint examination among three universities, University of Malaya, University Kebangsaan Malaysia & University Sains Malaysia.
  • Service with a Heart Award, January 2012 
  • SGH One Moment Award, November 2013 

Research Interests


  • 2002 - Annual O&G congress 2003 ( OGSM ) - Case report of Tubal Molar Pregnancy in Queen Elizabeth Hospital
  • 2009 - Annual O&G congress 2002 ( OGSM ) - Obstetrics Outcome in Teenage pregnancies
  • Ogilvie’s syndrome with caecal perforation following caesarean section. A case report. - Ravichandran Nadarajah, Julia Wan Chin Tan, Yin Ru Tan, Lay Kok Ta - Journal of Medical case, Volume 4, Number 4, April 2013, pages 230-233.
  • Management of miscarriage: A randomized controlled trial of expectant management versus surgical evacuation of early pregnancy loss. - Ravichandran Nadarajah, Yek Song Quek, Kaliammah Kuppannan, Shu Yuan Woon, Ravichandran Jeganathan European Journal of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, July 2014 - Volume 178, pages 35-41
  • Relationship between Inter-Twin Delivery Interval and Umbilical Artery Acid-Base Status in Second Twin Delivered Vaginally - R Nadarajah, YS Quek, K Kuppannan, SY Woon, R Jeganathan Singapore Journal of Obstetrics & Gynaecology 2014; 45(1):6-14
  • Live birth rates and safety profile using dydrogesterone for luteal phase support in assisted reproductive techniques. - Nadarajah R, Rajesh H, Wong KY, Faisal F, Yu SL Singapore Med J. 2016 Apr 19

Research Trials