MB BCh BAO (Ireland)
FAMS (Medical Oncology)
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Education & Training
Dr Ooi Wei Seong is a medical oncologist who graduated from Trinity College Dublin with honours distinction in 1999. He started his oncology training at St Vincent’s University Hospital in Dublin and then spent three years at Sunnybrook Odette Cancer Centre in Toronto, Canada as a clinical fellow in oncology. He then returned to Singapore and obtained his specialist accreditation in medical oncology.
Areas of Expertise
Dr Ooi Wei Seong has keen interest in lung cancer, head & neck cancer, gastro-intestinal cancer and genitourinary cancers. In addition to the management of all solid tumour types, he also has special interest in bone health and mechanisms of bone metastases in cancer patients. Dr Ooi was a recipient of the Singapore Health Quality Service Award in 2011 for his exemplary service to patients.
Research & Teaching
Dr Ooi Wei Seong is actively involved with multiple investigator-initiated and pharmaceutical-led clinical trials. He has also contributed to publications in peer-reviewed journals. His research has been presented at various international oncology meetings. Dr Ooi has given talks to overseas oncologists and general practitioners on managements of cancers in the region. He has also spoken at local GP symposiums and conducted Cancerwise workshops, public forums aimed at providing comprehensive information on specific cancers. He was a Clinical Tutor at Yong Loo Lin School of Medicine at the National University of Singapore in addition to providing teachings to junior doctors, nurses, Duke-NUS students, and elective fellows.
Mrs CE Tan is a well-known and highly-regarded veteran of the private healthcare industry in Singapore and the region. After training and working for over 10 years as a registered nurse in the UK and Singapore with Orthopaedic and Midwifery specialisations, she was hand-picked by the CEO of Asia’s largest private healthcare group to develop the key business domains of marketing, corporate communications, and physician relations.
Just some of her milestones in multiplying value in healthcare relationships include:
Establishment of over 45 representative offices in nearly 20 countries across the world
Development of the Brunei Heart Centre
Key member in the planning, design, building, and commissioning process of the revamped Gleneagles Hospital, Singapore
After nearly 30 years of patient-focused growth, Mrs Tan was driven by the desire to care for cancer patients and their loved ones to jointly establish International Cancer Specialists in 2008.
Together with her qualified and experienced team of doctors, nurses, and auxiliary medical service providers, she looks forward to welcoming patients from all around the world into a safe environment of competent and compassionate care.