MBBS (Singapore) MRCS (Edinburgh); MMed (Ortho) (Singapore); FRCS (Orth) (Edinburgh; FAM(Singapore)
Specialty: Orthopaedic Surgery
Sub-specialties: Foot ＆ Ankle Service, Trauma Service
Conditions Treated by this Doctor:
Achilles Tendon Injuries, Ankle Injuries, Ankle Sprains, Ligament and Cartilage Injuries, Flat Feet, Foot and Ankle, Foot and Ankle Deformities, Knee Arthroscopy, Minimally Invasive Surgery (MIS) Procedures in Orthopaedics.
Dr Tan Shi Ming is a Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon with the Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Singapore General Hospital and an Assistant Professor with Duke-NUS Medical School. He is a fellowship-trained surgeon who specializes in foot and ankle surgery, particularly for conditions such as sports injuries, osteoarthritis and foot deformities.
In 2021, he was awarded an MOH Scholarship and successfully completed a comprehensive foot and ankle stint in Bristol (United Kingdom) where he learned a wide variety of arthroscopic, minimally-invasive and conventional techniques in foot and ankle surgery. This substantially-increased the repertoire of surgical skills has enabled him to provide his patients with greater choices and improved outcomes for their foot and ankle treatments.
Dr Tan is a strong patient advocate who believes in the holistic care of the patient. He has received compliments from patients and the SingHealth Service with a Heart Award for excellent patient care. Special Interests: