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Dr. Tan Ken Jin

Dr. Tan Ken JinVerified

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Overview

Dr. Tan Ken Jin is a board-certified orthopaedic surgeon specialising in foot and ankle surgery and sports injuries. He has over 12 years of experience and has numerous subspecialty clinical expertise including the management of forefoot deformities (ex. Bunions and Hammertoes), ankle arthritis with osteotomies, and arthroscopy of the foot and ankle, among others.

He graduated from the National University of Singapore where he obtained his MBBS and MMed (Orthopaedics) degrees. He is a Member and a Fellow of the Royal College of Surgeons (Edinburgh). He completed a Fellowship in Foot and Ankle Trauma and Reconstruction at the University Hospital Carl Gustav Carus in Dresden, Germany (2009-2010) and at the Institute of Foot and Ankle Reconstruction in Baltimore, USA (2010-2011) where he trained under Dr. Mark Myerson, a world leader and pioneer in foot and ankle surgery.

After completing his advanced specialty training, for which he was awarded the College of Surgeons Gold Medal, he returned to Singapore and joined the Sports Medicine Division of the National University Hospital where he co-founded the Foot and Ankle Division. He also served as a visiting consultant at the Sports and Orthopaedic Clinic at the University Health Centre and set up the fellowship training programme to train surgeons in foot and ankle reconstructions.

Education
  • Bachelor of medicine and bachelor of surgery, National University of Singapore, 2001
Medical training
  • Residency in orthopaedic surgery, National University of Singapore, 2005
  • Residency in general surgery, Tan Tock Seng Hospital, 2007
  • Internship in internal medicine, KK Women's and Children's Hospital, 2002
  • Residency in orthopaedic surgery, National University Hospital, 2009
  • Fellowship in foot and ankle surgery, University Hospital Carl Gustav Carus, 2010
Certifications
  • Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh, 2007
Professional Memberships
  • American Orthopaedic Foot and Ankle Society
Languages spoken
  • Mandarin
  • English
Insurance
  • Bupa
  • MHC
  • AIA
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Clinics
OrthoSports - Orthopaedic Surgery & Sports Medicine Mt. Elizabeth Novena
OrthoSports - Orthopaedic Surgery & Sports Medicine Mt. Elizabeth Novena['Orthopaedic surgery', 'Foot and ankle surgery'] in Singapore
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OrthoSports Orthopaedic Surgery & Sports Medicine provides comprehensive care for all forms of musculoskeletal conditions. It offers a complete range of treatment options, ranging from conservative therapies to surgical procedures, which are carried out using minimally invasive methods designed to deliver improved outcomes and shorten recovery time. The clinic’s specialty lies in the prevention, diagnosis, treatment, and rehabilitation of conditions and diseases that affect the joints (elbow, knee, shoulder, and ankle). Its team of fellowship-trained orthopaedic surgeons is highly experienced in arthroscopic surgery, ligament reconstruction, meniscal repair, joint replacement, computer-guided joint surgery, cartilage repair, and stem cell therapy. The clinic also offers treatment and rehabilitation for sports-related injuries. It is fully equipped to treat both children and adults. The clinic is conveniently located at Mount Elizabeth Novena Hospital and Farrer Park Hospital. It was established with the goal to provide top-quality orthopaedic care to both local and international patients. It uses only evidence-based methods, cutting-edge technologies, and advanced surgical techniques. It strives to provide quick and long-lasting pain relief and help patients return to their active lifestyle as quickly as possible.

OrthoSports Foot and Ankle
OrthoSports Foot and Ankle['Orthopaedic surgery', 'Foot and ankle surgery'] in Singapore
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OrthoSports Foot and Ankle is an orthopaedic surgery and sports medicine clinic conveniently located at Mount Elizabeth Novena Specialist Centre and Farrer Park Hospital. It specialises in foot and ankle trauma, minimally invasive foot and ankle surgery, sports injuries, ACL and meniscus surgery of the knee, and joint replacement surgery. It provides comprehensive orthopaedic care to people of all ages using advanced medical technologies and the latest in evidence-based medicine. It offers a wide spectrum of non-invasive and surgical treatment options based on the patient’s lifestyle, activities, age, specific needs, and financial resources. The clinic is helmed by Dr. Ken Jin Tan, a fellowship-trained orthopaedic surgeon with subspecialty interests in foot and ankle disorders and sports injuries. He completed his MBBS as well as his Master of Medicine in Orthopaedics at the National University of Singapore. He then pursued his fellowship at the University Hospital Carl Gustav Carus in Germany and Institute for Foot and Ankle Reconstruction in the United States under Dr. Mark Myerson, a world leader and pioneer in foot and ankle surgery.

OrthoSports Orthopaedic Surgery & Sports Medicine Farrer Park
OrthoSports Orthopaedic Surgery & Sports Medicine Farrer Park['Orthopaedic surgery', 'Foot and ankle surgery'] in Singapore
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OrthoSports Orthopaedic Surgery & Sports Medicine is a specialty clinic that offers comprehensive care for all orthopaedic problems and sports-related injuries. It offers both surgical and non-surgical treatment for individuals suffering from shoulder, knee, elbow, and foot and ankle problems. The clinic offers arthroscopic or minimally invasive surgery for patients who require surgical procedures. The clinic is staffed by a group of highly experienced, fellowship-trained orthopaedic surgeons with subspecialty training in knee and lower limb surgery, sports surgery, shoulder and elbow surgery, foot and ankle surgery, and trauma and reconstruction surgery. They remain to be visiting consultants to various hospitals in Singapore, including the National University Hospital, Alexandra Hospital, KK Women’s and Children’s Hospital, and Changi General Hospital. Their goal is to provide individualised treatment using the most advanced surgical technique and the latest in evidence-based medicine. They strive to help patients get back to their normal routine prior to their injuries as quickly as possible. The clinic is conveniently located at Mount Elizabeth Novena Hospital and Farrer Park Hospital.

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