Dr. Leo Aesthetic & Reconstructive Surgery Clinic is one of Singapore’s most trusted clinics offering a wide range of plastic and reconstructive surgical procedures that aim to restore or improve function and appearance. Conveniently located at Mount Elizabeth Medical Centre, the clinic uses only modern technologies and clinically proven effective techniques and methods.
Dr. Leo Aesthetic & Reconstructive Surgery Clinic continued success is attributed to its Managing Director, Dr. Leo Kah Woon, a certified plastic surgeon accredited by the Ministry of Health of Singapore. A Fellow of the Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh, he graduated from the University of Singapore where he obtained his MBBS degree. He also attended Singapore General Hospital where he completed his Basic Surgical Training in General Surgery as well as his Advanced Surgical Training at the Department of Plastic, Reconstructive, & Aesthetic Surgery.
In 2009, Dr. Leo was awarded a scholarship by the Human Manpower Development Programme that allowed him to train under world renowned Dr. Peter Neligan for a year at the University of Washington in Seattle, United States. This training has greatly improved his skills and knowledge in microvascular surgery, breast reconstruction, and aesthetic surgery.
Aside from his private practice, Dr. Leo is actively involved in medical humanitarian mission work. Lending his expertise and showing his commitment to bringing difference to the world, he joined medical missions in Yunnan, China, and Vietnam where he operated on under-privileged young children with cleft lip and palate deformities, as well as those who were suffering from severe burn injuries.
<p>Medical field specializing in the correction or restoration of form and function. cosmetic surgery is the best known of plastic surgeries but most plastic surgery is not cosmetic. Plastic surgery includes a lot of types of reconstructive surgery hand surgery microsurgery and the treatment of burns.</p>
<p>Dr. Leo Kah Woon is a consultant plastic and reconstructive surgeon currently practicing at Mount Elizabeth Medical Centre in Singapore. He offers a complete range of cosmetic surgical procedures for the face, breast, and body, including but not limited to face and neck lift, breast augmentation, liposuction, and rhinoplasty. He also offers reconstructive surgery, such as breast reconstruction, burns reconstruction, and gender reassignment surgery. </p> <p>He completed his MBBS at the National University of Singapore, basic and advanced surgical training in general surgery at Singapore General Hospital, and fellowship in breast reconstruction, microvascular surgery, and aesthetic surgery at the University of Washington, USA. In 2004, he completed his Master of Medicine in Surgery and obtained membership of the Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh (MRCS). In 2010, he was conferred Fellow of the Academy of Medicine of Singapore (FAMS). </p> <p>Prior to establishing his private practice, he served at Singapore General Hospital as a consultant plastic surgeon and at Khoo Teck Puat Hospital as a visiting consultant. </p> <p>Dr. Leo Kah Woon is also actively involved in academic training, serving as an adjunct assistant professor at Duke-NUS Graduate Medical School and examiner for the plastic surgery exit examination and examiner for the final MBBS surgical examination for the Yong Loo Lin School of Medicine.</p>