gutCARE is a private group practice that focuses solely on the screening, diagnosis, and treatment of all gut and liver related disorders. These include digestive infections and disorders of the liver (such as hepatitis and fatty liver), oesophagus, stomach, small intestines, colon and rectum, pancreas, bile ducts, and gallbladder. These disorders include irritable bowel syndrome, swallowing difficulties, inflammatory bowel disease, and digestive and liver cancers.
gutCARE offers a full suite of services including gastroscopy/upper endoscopy, piles ligation, capsule endoscopy, and non-invasive diagnostic tests for various conditions ranging from abdominal discomfort to cirrhosis. It also offers a range of procedures that are not currently widely available in Singapore such as Fibroscan liver disease assessment, motility testing, hydrogen/methane breath testing, and advanced endoscopy.
The clinic’s team is composed of three highly experienced gastroenterology specialists who are regionally recognised for their expertise in their subspecialty field. They pool their expertise within one niche with the goal to deliver the highest standard of medical care from diagnosis through treatment.
gutCARE, which is deeply committed to the health and well-being of its patients, has four clinics in Singapore. They are located at Mount Elizabeth Novena Specialist Centre, Gleneagles Medical Centre, Parkway East Medical Centre, and Mount Alvernia Medical Centre.
Dr. Mark Fernandes is a gastroenterology specialist accredited by the Singapore’s Ministry of Health. He has over 16 years of experience and is trained in Singapore, London, and Taiwan in liver transplantation, liver cancer, and hepatitis B. His goal is to provide the highest standards of care for both local and international patients with various liver diseases using advanced methods and state-of-the-art technologies.
Dr. Reuben Wong is a highly experienced gastroenterologist accredited by Singapore’s Ministry of Health (MOH). He trained in the United States and specialises in the diagnosis and treatment of oesophagus motility and functional gut disorders and reflux. He is the president of the IBS Support Group of Singapore and serves as an adjunct associate professor at Yong Loo Lin School of Medicine and visiting consultant at the National University Hospital.
Dr. Jarrod Lee is an award-winning gastroenterologist and a widely recognised expert in advanced endoscopy in the region. Practicing for over 18 years, he has successfully established himself in the field of advanced imaging and for combining various endoscopic platforms and techniques. He is often invited as faculty in endoscopic workshops and conferences both in Singapore and abroad and is consulted by major companies in the endoscopy industry.