Dr. Loh Chit Sin, who was born in Penang, Malaysia, flew to England in 1997 where he pursued his dream of becoming a doctor. He stayed in England for 19 years during which time he obtained the following degrees and qualifications:
- MBChB degree (Liverpool)
- MD (Liverpool)
- Fellow, Royal College of Surgeons (Urology) (Edinburgh)
- Certified Da Vinci Console Surgeon
He then returned to Malaysia and became a fellow of the Academy of Medicine, Malaysia and pioneered GreenLight laser surgery, a minimally invasive alternative surgical procedure for BPH treatment, in Southeast Asia. Dr. Loh, who offers comprehensive treatment for prostate cancer, is also trained in radioactive seed implantation and robotic prostatectomy. He also handles renal cancers through open, laparoscopic, or cryosurgery.
Aside from his private practice, Dr. Loh is also a consultant urological surgeon at Sunway Medical Centre, Associate Professor of Surgery (Urology) at the University of Malaya, and senior registrar in urology at Royal Gwent Hospital. He is also a GreenLight Laser trainer.
Dr. Loh Chit Sin’s clinic, which is located at Gleneagles Hospital Kuala Lumpur, specializes in the prevention, diagnosis, and treatment of diseases of the urinary tract and male reproductive system that includes the adrenal glands, kidneys, ureters, urethra, and bladder. It handles both common and complex cases ranging from minor urinary tract infection to [benign prostatic hyperplasia](http://www.docdoc.com/info/condition/benign-prostatic-hyperplasia) (BPH) and prostate cancer. The clinic features a comfortable and relaxing atmosphere and friendly, accommodating, and knowledgeable staff members. It is fully equipped with advanced facilities and equipment such as x-ray machines, ultrasounds, a Da Vinci Surgical System (a sophisticated robotic platform that offers minimally invasive option for major surgery), and a GreenLight Laser system (an innovative technology that combines high-powered laser light with fiber optics to quickly and accurately vaporize the overgrowth of prostate cells). Dr. Loh’s summary of qualifications: * MBChB (Liverpool, United Kingdom) * MD (Liverpool, United Kingdom) * Fellow, Royal College of Surgeons (Urology), Edinburgh * Fellow, Academy of Medicine, Malaysia * Certified Da Vinci Console Surgeon * The Pioneer of GreenLight Laser Surgery in Southeast Asia * GreenLight Laser Trainer Prior to setting up his private practice, Dr. Loh served at the University Malaya as an associate professor until 2000. He now serves as trainer and external examiner for Malaysian and Singaporean urology trainees.