Singapore General Hospital, SingHealth—Singapore

Department of Orthopedic Surgery
Singapore General Hospital, SingHealth 
Outram Road, 169608, Singapore


Spine Center Director: Seang-Beng Tan

Team member:
John Chen
Wai-Mun Yue
Chang-Ming Guo

Most frequent pathologies

Trauma, Deformity, Degeneration
500–600 cases per year
300–400 instrumented cases per year

Total estimated number of procedures:
Cervical deformity      
Cervical tumor      
Degenerative cervical spine  
Degenerative lumbar spine      
Thoracic & lumbar trauma   
Thoracic, lumbar and sacral tumor  
Thoracolumbar deformity  

20+ per month
20+ per month
150+ per month
300+ per month
50+ per month
40+ per month
40+ per month

Other techniques performed:
Minimally invasive spinal fusions    
Computer navigated cases

20+ per month
10+ per month

Can a fellow assist scrubbed-in?


Types of Fellowship

Observerships, Short-term fellowships, Long-term fellowships

Language(s) available as a means of communication

English, Local