Roger Kidney Clinic is a private specialty clinic at Gleneagles Hospital that focuses on providing comprehensive kidney care in a warm, friendly environment. It is helmed by Dr. Roger Tan, a Ministry of Health-accredited renal medicine consultant specialist with over 20 years of experience.
The clinic treats and manages both common and complex kidney conditions including urinary tract infections, kidney stones, congenital kidney disease, kidney problems affecting pregnant women, and kidney failure. It also manages patients with various kidney-related medical conditions including hypertension and diabetes. Its services include dialysis and kidney transplantation.
<p>Dr. Roger Tan is a nephrologist with a keen interest in peritoneal dialysis and autoimmune diseases related to kidney problems, including lupus nephritis, vasculitis, and IgA nephropathy.</p> <p>He obtained his Bachelor of Medicine and Surgery (MBBS) from the National University of Singapore. He completed his basic training in internal medicine and advanced specialty training in renal medicine at Singapore General Hospital (SGH). </p> <p>Dr. Tan is the first nephrologist in Singapore to acquire the skill to perform peritoneal catheter insertion using peritoneoscopic techniques. He won the Best Abstract Award for his research in renal bone disease at the 2nd Congress of International Society for Haemodialysis held in Hong Kong and for his project entitled “Enhancement of Monitoring and Treatment in Chronic Peritoneal Dialysis Using Telecare – The Singapore General Hospital Experience” at the 4th Asia Pacific PD College held in Incheon, Korea. </p> <p>Dr. Tan often delivers lectures at both national and regional medical conferences. He also actively participates in public symposiums to raise awareness on the prevention of various kidney conditions.</p> <p>Dr. Tan is a member of the Royal College of Physicians of the United Kingdom (MRCP) and visiting consultant at Singapore National Kidney Foundation. He is the former medical director of Asia Kidney Dialysis and PacHealth Dialysis Centres.</p>