Dr. Su Jang Wen is one of Singapore’s premier surgeons specializing in different cardiovascular and thoracic conditions including lung and heart cancer.
At 22 years old, he obtained his Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery at the University of Melbourne in Australia. He then proceeded to the University of Singapore for the completion of his master’s degree. Subsequently, he became a member of the Royal College of Surgeons in Edinburgh and a recognized Fellow of its Cardiothoracic Surgery group.
His nine years of professional experience is marked with great achievements. These include being awarded a gold medal during a fellowship examination at Singapore’s Academy of Medicine, the first Singaporean to achieve the title. He was also the first foreign Fellow to hold the chief position for Cleveland Clinic’s lung transplant programme in the United States for 2 years.
Dr. Su is one of the youngest ever cardiovascular and thoracic surgeons in the entire world at the age of 33 years old. He was a visiting consultant at Changi General Hospital, National Cancer Centre, Raffles Hospital, and Singapore General Hospital. Up to date, he has performed almost 4000 heart and lung surgeries with most of his elective surgeries having zero fatality.
Dr. Su is an expert in minimally invasive surgeries with mastery in unique procedures like acute ventricular septal rupture and ventricular aneurysm repairs. In 2013, he carried out the first da Vinci robot surgery in Singapore.
Dr. Su is also a writer and has won several Best Paper Awards. He also regularly contributes and shares his in-depth knowledge via textbooks about lung cancer and minimally invasive surgeries for its treatment.
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Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery Specialist (TCSS) offers a wide range of cardiovascular and thoracic surgeries, including but not limited to coronary artery bypass grafts, valvular surgeries, ECMO support, lung cancer, esophageal cancer, and chest wall surgeries. The clinic is also recognized in the country for being an expert in hybrid methods for more complex diseases.