Field of medicine which involves conditions concerning the musculoskeletal system. Specialists in this field are called orthopaedic surgeons and use surgical and non-surgical ways to cure musculoskeletal traumata sport injuries degenerative diseases infections tumours and congenital disorders.
The Synergy Orthopaedic Group provides comprehensive musculoskeletal care – from diagnosis to rehabilitation – to both local and international patients. Its services are general orthopaedics (such as treatment of musculoskeletal pains, fractures, and dislocation), sports surgery, joint replacement, keyhole or minimally invasive orthopaedic surgery, and robotic joint replacement surgery. The clinic combines the expertise and years of experience of six orthopaedic surgeons (Dr. Chang Haw Chong, Dr. Lim Kay Kita, Dr. Teo Yee Sze, Dr. Teo Yee Hong, Dr. Lee Haw Chou, and Dr. Lim Mui Hong). They have subspecialty training and years of experience in keyhole surgery, running and cycling injuries, adult reconstructive trauma and surgery, stem cell therapy, and spinal diseases, among others.
Synergy Orthopaedic Group combines the expertise of six orthopaedic surgeons under one roof. They specialise in foot and ankle injuries, sports surgery, adult reconstruction, hand and wrist surgery, spine surgery, and minimally invasive (arthroscopic) surgery. The clinic’s specialists have completed their medical degrees from the National University of Singapore and National University of Ireland. They are Fellows of the Royal Colleges of Surgeons of Edinburgh and Glasgow and/or the Academy of Medicine of Singapore (FAMS). They also received their fellowship training abroad, including the University of Louisville in Kentucky (USA), Rorabeck Bourne Joint Replacement Clinic at the University of Western Ontario (Canada), and Warringal Hospital and The Park Clinic in Melbourne (Australia). The clinic’s orthopaedic surgeons have more than 80 years of combined specialist practice experience and have published in peer-reviewed journals, including the Arthroscopy Journal and the American Journal of Sports Medicine. Prior to going into private practice, they served as consultants and heads of orthopaedic departments at major hospitals in Singapore, including Changi General and Tan Tock Seng Hospitals.