OrthoSports Orthopaedic Surgery & Sports Medicine is a specialty clinic that offers comprehensive care for all orthopaedic problems and sports-related injuries. It offers both surgical and non-surgical treatment for individuals suffering from shoulder, knee, elbow, and foot and ankle problems. The clinic offers arthroscopic or minimally invasive surgery for patients who require surgical procedures.
The clinic is staffed by a group of highly experienced, fellowship-trained orthopaedic surgeons with subspecialty training in knee and lower limb surgery, sports surgery, shoulder and elbow surgery, foot and ankle surgery, and trauma and reconstruction surgery. They remain to be visiting consultants to various hospitals in Singapore, including the National University Hospital, Alexandra Hospital, KK Women’s and Children’s Hospital, and Changi General Hospital. Their goal is to provide individualised treatment using the most advanced surgical technique and the latest in evidence-based medicine. They strive to help patients get back to their normal routine prior to their injuries as quickly as possible.
The clinic is conveniently located at Mount Elizabeth Novena Hospital and Farrer Park Hospital.
<p>Dr. Ang Kian Chuan graduated from the University of Melbourne in 1990 and completed his Advanced Orthopaedic Training from the Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh, where he became a Fellow in 2000. His interests are sports injuries particularly those that affect the knees and shoulders. He is the team physician to the Wanderers Rugby Club, Bedok Kings Rugby Club, and Bucks Rugby Club. Recently, he has been featured on several reality television shows for providing orthopaedic care for participants in the Contender Asia Muay Thai and Season 4 of the Contender. He is also the official team physician to the Amateur Muay Thai Association of Singapore. </p> <p>Dr. KC Ang has over 15 years of experience and is an advocate of arthroscopic or “keyhole" surgery as well as computer-aided joint replacement surgery. His goal is to effectively treat and manage various musculoskeletal conditions to help patients get back to their active lifestyle with minimal downtime and post-surgery pain and bruising. </p> <p>Aside from being one of the most trusted surgeons at OrthoSports Orthopaedic Surgery and Sports Medicine, Dr. KC Ang is also a Visiting Sports and Orthopaedic Consultant to Alexandra Hospital and KK Women’s and Children’s Hospital where he treats and manages sports problems that affect women and children. He also manages a sports medicine clinic for the students of the National University of Singapore.</p>
<p>Dr. David Paul Bell, the former director of the Orthopaedic Trauma Service at Changi General Hospital, has over 10 years of experience in treating and managing a wide range of musculoskeletal injuries. He holds an MBBS and MMed (Ortho Surgery) degrees, which he obtained from Singapore and is a fellow of the Royal College of Surgeons (Edinburgh). Due to his potentials and his commitment to improving orthopaedic care, he was awarded the Ministry of Health Manpower Development Programme (HMDP) Scholarship that sent him to Charite University in Berlin where he trained in the specialist fields of adult reconstruction in hip and knee arthroplasty and management of complex musculoskeletal trauma. He also received training in the use of minimally invasive surgical techniques that offer better patient outcome, shorter recovery period, and minimal post-surgery pain and bruising. </p> <p>Prior to joining OrthoSports Orthopaedic Surgery and Sports Medicine, he served as a clinical lecturer at the Faculty of Medicine at the National University of Singapore. </p> <p>Dr. Bell is a Member of the AO International, a non-profit organisation dedicated to improving the care of patients with musculoskeletal injuries. He was also the former chairman and instructor for numerous international and regional instructional courses.</p>
<p>Dr. Leo Pien Ming Sean is an orthopaedic surgeon currently practicing at OrthoSports Orthopaedic Surgery & Sports Medicine in Singapore. He has subspecialty interests in knee and lower limb surgery, with services that include treatment of sports-related injuries, cartilage repair, computer-guided surgery, trauma surgery, arthroplasty, and management of osteoporosis and fragility fractures. </p> <p>He graduated from the National University of Singapore with an MBBS in 1994 and Master of Medicine in Orthopaedic Surgery in 2004. He also underwent fellowship training in knee surgery at the Royal North Shore Hospital in Sydney, Australia. Prior to joining OrthoSports, he served at Changi General Hospital as a senior consultant orthopaedic surgeon and director of the hip and knee service. </p> <p>He is both a member (MRCS) and Fellow (FRCS) of the Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh (Orthopaedics). Aside from his clinical practice, he also serves as a clinical tutor at Yong Loo Lin School of Medicine and clinical teacher at Lee Kong Chian School of Medicine.</p>
<p>Dr. Bryan Tan Hsi Ming is an orthopaedic surgeon specialising in shoulder, elbow, and sports surgery and joint replacement. He is currently in private practice at Orthosports Orthopaedic Surgery and Sports Medicine located at Mount Elizabeth Novena Specialist Centre, Connexion at Farrer Park Station Road, and Gleneagles Hospital. His services include the management and fixation of orthopaedic trauma, shoulder and elbow arthroscopy, ligament reconstruction, and rotator cuff and labral repair. He also performs spine surgeries, surgical removal of musculoskeletal tumours, and bone transfer procedures via keyhole surgery. </p> <p>He completed his MBBS in 2001 at the National University of Singapore (NUS). Following the completion of his postgraduate qualifications, he obtained membership of the Royal College of Surgeons (MRCS) of Edinburgh in 2006 and in 2007, he completed his Master of Medicine in Orthopaedics in Singapore (NUS). He is a former consultant orthopaedic surgeon at the National University Hospital’s shoulder, elbow, and sports surgery division. He held the position until 2016 before he went into private practice. In 2010, Dr. Tan was conferred Fellow of the Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh.</p>
<p>Dr. Tan Ken Jin is a board-certified orthopaedic surgeon specialising in foot and ankle surgery and sports injuries. He has over 12 years of experience and has numerous subspecialty clinical expertise including the management of forefoot deformities (ex. <a href="http://www.docdoc.com/info/condition/bunion">Bunions</a> and Hammertoes), ankle arthritis with osteotomies, and arthroscopy of the foot and ankle, among others. </p> <p>He graduated from the National University of Singapore where he obtained his MBBS and MMed (Orthopaedics) degrees. He is a Member and a Fellow of the Royal College of Surgeons (Edinburgh). He completed a Fellowship in Foot and Ankle Trauma and Reconstruction at the University Hospital Carl Gustav Carus in Dresden, Germany (2009-2010) and at the Institute of Foot and Ankle Reconstruction in Baltimore, USA (2010-2011) where he trained under Dr. Mark Myerson, a world leader and pioneer in foot and ankle surgery. </p> <p>After completing his advanced specialty training, for which he was awarded the College of Surgeons Gold Medal, he returned to Singapore and joined the Sports Medicine Division of the National University Hospital where he co-founded the Foot and Ankle Division. He also served as a visiting consultant at the Sports and Orthopaedic Clinic at the University Health Centre and set up the fellowship training programme to train surgeons in foot and ankle reconstructions.</p>