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Dr. Chia Chung King

Dr. Chia Chung KingVerified

Doctor in Singapore

Overview

Dr. Chia Chung King is a consultant gastroenterologist with subspecialty interests in the diagnosis and treatment of hepatitis B, hepatitis C, fatty liver, and other liver-related disorders. He practiced clinical hepatology and general gastroenterology at Tan Tock Seng Hospital for 14 years before joining gutCARE Digestive Liver and Endoscopy Associates.

He completed his MBBS degree at the National University of Singapore and his MMed in Internal Medicine at the Royal College of Physicians in the United Kingdom in 2002. He then pursued his subspecialty training in liver disorders at King’s College Hospital (London) in 2006 after he was awarded the Singapore’s Ministry of Health’s Healthcare Manpower Development Programme (HMDP) scholarship.

Upon his return to Singapore, he served as adjunct associate professor at Lee Kong Chian School of Medicine, Nanyang Technological University and Yong Loo Lin School of Medicine, National University of Singapore.

He is a Fellow of the Academy of Medicine, Singapore (FAMS) and Royal College of Physicians of Edinburgh (FRCP).

Education
  • Bachelor of medicine and bachelor of surgery, National University of Singapore, 1997
Medical training
  • Internship in internal medicine, Tan Tock Seng Hospital, 1998
  • Residency in gastroenterology, Tan Tock Seng Hospital, 2005
  • Fellowship in gastroenterology, Tan Tock Seng Hospital, 2017
Certifications
  • Royal College of Physicians of Edinburgh, 2002
  • Royal College of Physicians, 2002
  • Academy of Medicine, Singapore, 2006
  • Academy of Medicine, Singapore, 2014
Professional Memberships
  • Singapore Medical Council
Languages spoken
  • Chinese (Simplified)
  • Mandarin
  • Bahasa Melayu
  • Fookien
  • English
  • Hokkien
  • Teochew
  • Cantonese
  • Indonesian
  • Malay
Insurance
  • Aviva
  • Cigna
  • Fullerton Health
  • FWD
  • Adept Health
  • Aon
  • IHP
  • iXchange
  • MHC
Affiliated Hospital
Clinics
gutCARE Digestive.Liver.Endoscopy Associates Mount Alvernia
gutCARE Digestive.Liver.Endoscopy Associates Mount Alvernia['Internal medicine', 'Gastroenterology'] in Singapore
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gutCARE, which has four clinics in Singapore, was established with the goal to provide the most up-to-date digestive care for Singaporean residents, expatriates, and medical tourists. It is composed of three gastroenterology specialists, each with specific subspecialist interests and years of further training in their specific field. By pooling their expertise within one practice, they are able to deliver holistic, multidisciplinary care. The clinic offers a complete range of services for the assessment, diagnosis, and treatment of all diseases that affect the gut, from the oesophagus, stomach and small intestine, and right through to the colon and rectum, as well as the liver, pancreas, and bile ducts. These include abdominal discomfort, swallowing difficulties, heartburn and acid reflux, digestive infections and cancer, fatty liver, and hepatitis, among others. The clinic offers common diagnostic and therapeutic procedures as well as those that are not widely available in Singapore such as hydrogen/methane breath testing, motility testing, Fibroscan liver disease assessment, and advanced endoscopy. Aside from advanced diagnostics and targeted treatment, the clinic also focuses on providing patient-centered care. It advocates patient education, providing complete information about their condition and available treatment options.

gutCARE Digestive.Liver.Endoscopy Associates Gleneagles
gutCARE Digestive.Liver.Endoscopy Associates Gleneagles['Internal medicine', 'Gastroenterology'] in Singapore
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gutCARE is a private group practice in Singapore that focuses solely on the assessment, diagnosis, and treatment of diseases that affect the gut, liver, pancreas, and bile ducts. These include fatty liver, hepatitis, function gut disorders (such as irritable bowel syndrome), motility disorders, swallowing difficulties, inflammatory bowel disease, and digestive and liver cancer. gutCARE is staffed by three gastroenterology specialists who subspecialise in key areas including advanced endoscopy, gut motility, functional disorders, and liver and pancreatobiliary disorders. Working together, they provide multidisciplinary care and the best possible treatment outcomes from diagnosis through to treatment. As a leading subspecialty practice in Southeast Asia, the clinic offers comprehensive services under one roof. These include both common and not widely available services in Singapore such as Fibroscan liver disease assessment, advanced endoscopy, motility testing, and hydrogen/methane breath testing.

gutCARE Digestive.Liver.Endoscopy Associates Novena
gutCARE Digestive.Liver.Endoscopy Associates Novena['Internal medicine', 'Gastroenterology'] in Singapore
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gutCARE Digestive • Liver • Endoscopy Associates is a gastroenterology group practice that offers comprehensive care for a wide range of digestive and liver disorders. It is the first gastroenterology clinic in Singapore to offer 24-hour oesophageal pH monitoring and manometry in-house as well as niche diagnostic services, including fibroscan, colon transit studies, and methane breath testing. It is conveniently located at four major hospitals in Singapore, namely Mount Elizabeth Novena Specialist Centre, Gleneagles Medical Centre, Parkway East Medical Centre, and Mount Alvernia Medical Centre. It consists of a group of consultant gastroenterology specialists with clinical interests in endoscopy, pancreatobiliary disorders, digestive cancers, reflux and swallowing disorders, irritable bowel syndrome (IBS), liver disorders, hepatitis, [liver cancer](http://www.docdoc.com/info/condition/liver-cancer), and gut microbiota. Each of its consultants has undergone years of further training in their subspecialty interests and are all industry advisers. Clinic Highlights * Advanced endoscopy * Breath testing * Cancer screening * Consultation * Digestive and liver disorders * Fibroscan liver health assessment * Gastroscopy and colonoscopy * GI motility * Nutrition

GutCare Digestive.Liver.Endoscopy Associates Parkway East
GutCare Digestive.Liver.Endoscopy Associates Parkway East['Internal medicine', 'Gastroenterology'] in Singapore
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gutCARE is a leading group practice in Singapore that provides a comprehensive range of sub-specialised care and niche clinical services for the assessment, diagnosis, and treatment of digestive and liver disorders. It has four clinics conveniently located at Mount Elizabeth Novena Specialist Centre, Gleneagles Medical Centre, Parkway East Medical Centre, and Mount Alvernia Medical Centre. It offers a full spectrum of general and advanced endoscopic services including endoscopic retrograde cholangiopancreaticography (ERCP), percutaneous gastrostomy (PEG), colonoscopy, advanced polypectomy, and small intestine endoscopy, among others. Its services include general consultations for common digestive symptoms (such as diarrhea, constipation, and loss of appetite), digestive cancer screening and prevention, and treatment of various disorders including those that affect the liver (such as hepatitis and fatty liver), colon and rectum, small intestine, stomach, pancreas, bile ducts, and gallbladder. The practice is composed of three highly experienced gastroenterology specialists who are regionally recognised experts within their subspecialty field, which include gut motility, advanced endoscopy, functional disorders, and liver and pancreatobiliary disorders. They pool their expertise in one practice to provide holistic, multidisciplinary care that meets international standards.

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