Dr. Yip Cheng Har is a consultant breast surgeon specialising in the diagnosis and treatment of breast cancer, breast cyst, breast lumps, and fibroadenoma. She has more than 30 years of practice experience.
She completed her MBBS at the University of Malaya in 1981 and training in general medicine and surgery at the University Malaya Medical Centre (UMMC) in 1985.
Dr. Yip is a Fellow of the Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh (2001) and Royal College of Surgeons of Glasgow (1986). She is a member of the Association of University Surgeons of Asia, Asian Breast Cancer Society, Asian Surgical Association, International Surgical Society, and Breast Surgery International.
She has published in both local and international journals and written multiple book chapters. She is also often invited to speak at local and international meetings about breast cancer, breast cancer care, breast surgery, and breast reconstruction.
Aside from her surgical practice, Dr. Yip is also a professor at the University of Malaya. She has received the university’s Excellence Service Award in 2004 and 2009. She was also given the certificate of excellent service in 2005, 2007, and 2008 as well as the Khidmat Setia 20 Award in 2006.