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Dr. Leon Foo

Dr. Leon FooVerified

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Dr. Foo graduated from the National University of Singapore in 1999. He obtained both his postgraduate Membership of the Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh, as well as his Masters of Medicine in Orthopaedic Surgery in 2004. He subsequently obtained his Fellowship of the Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh in Orthopaedic Surgery in 2008. He is presently an Associate Consultant within the Musculoskeletal Tumour Service in the Department of Orthopaedic Surgery at the Singapore General Hospital.

Dr. Foo has an active interest in orthopaedic oncology, both bone and soft tissue cancers. As the surgical member in the multi-disciplinary oncology team looking after cancer patients, Dr. Foo’s contribution lies with his expertise and experience in cancer tissue removal, as well as the subsequent reconstructive surgery. This includes limb-preserving surgery for bone and soft tissue cancers involving the limbs with reconstruction using either autografts, allografts or mega-prosthesis implants.

Dr. Foo has completed his orthopaedic oncology fellowship under the auspices of the Singapore Government Ministry of Health Training Scholarship at the Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota, United States of America and Munster University Hospital, Germany.

Education
  • Bachelor of medicine and bachelor of surgery, National University of Singapore, 1999
  • Master of medicine, National University of Singapore, 2004
Professional Memberships
  • Asian Association for Dynamic Osteosynthesis
  • Singapore Orthopaedic Association
Languages spoken
  • Cantonese
  • Chinese (Simplified)
  • English
Insurance
  • Bupa
Affiliated Hospital
Clinics
Island Orthopaedic Consultants Mount Elizabeth Medical Centre
Island Orthopaedic Consultants Mount Elizabeth Medical Centre['Medical oncology', 'Orthopaedic surgery'] in Singapore
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Island Orthopaedic Consultants is a Singapore-based orthopaedic group practice established in 1995. Its goal is to provide the most comprehensive and top-quality orthopaedic medical and surgical care, including diagnostics, imaging, laboratory, and rehabilitation services. The clinic is conveniently located at major private hospitals in Singapore, including Mount Elizabeth Novena Specialist Centre, Gleneagles Medical Centre, Mount Elizabeth Medical Centre, and Mount Alvernia Medical Centre. It has easy access to modern diagnostic tools, state-of-the-art medical facilities, and multidisciplinary teams of medical and allied professionals, allowing it to deliver quality and integrated orthopaedic care to both local and international patients. Island Orthopaedic Group has a large team of senior orthopaedic and sports surgeons and physicians with subspecialty interests in knee/hip replacements, spine surgery, sports medicine/surgery, and minimally invasive orthopaedic procedures. The clinic is also fully equipped to provide comprehensive care for patients with [arthritis](http://www.docdoc.com/info/condition/arthritis), bone and soft tissue tumours, and orthopaedic trauma. Its services also include arthroscopic sports surgery, adult joint reconstruction, lower limb surgery, arthroscopic joint and ligament surgery, and foot and ankle surgery. The clinic is helmed by Dr. Ooi Lai Hock, the former deputy head and consultant of Tan Tock Seng Hospital’s department of orthopaedic surgery. He is trained in London and Australia and is a Fellow of the Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh. His subspecialty interests lie in foot and ankle surgery and hip and knee replacement surgery.

Island Orthopaedic Consultants Gleneagles Medical Centre
Island Orthopaedic Consultants Gleneagles Medical Centre['Medical oncology', 'Orthopaedic surgery'] in Singapore
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Island Orthopaedic Consultants is a leading orthopaedic group practice in Singapore. It is deeply committed to providing top quality musculoskeletal care to both local and international patients using advanced techniques and the latest in evidence-based medicine. Established in 1995, it is comprised of a large team of senior orthopaedic and sports surgeons with subspecialty interests in sports medicine/surgery, knee/hip replacements, spine surgery, and minimally invasive orthopaedic procedures. The clinic is helmed by Dr. Ooi Lai Hock, a consultant orthopaedic surgeon with subspecialty interests in joint replacements and foot and ankle surgery. He is the former deputy head and consultant of Tan Tock Seng Hospital’s department of orthopaedic surgery and the division chief of the foot and ankle and [sports medicine](https://www.docdoc.com/info/specialty/sports-medicine-specialists) services. His qualifications include MBBS (London) and Master of Medicine in Orthopaedic Surgery (Singapore). He is both a member and Fellow of the Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh. Island Orthopaedic Consultants, which has branches at major hospitals in Singapore (Mount Elizabeth Novena Specialist Centre, Gleneagles Medical Centre, Mount Elizabeth Medical Centre, and Mount Alvernia Medical Centre), has access to state-of-the-art diagnostic technologies, modern surgical facilities, and multidisciplinary teams of doctors and allied medical professionals. This allows the clinic to provide accurate diagnoses as well as holistic, comprehensive, and individualised care to all its patients.

Island Orthopaedic Consultants Mount Alvernia
Island Orthopaedic Consultants Mount Alvernia['Medical oncology', 'Orthopaedic surgery'] in Singapore
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Island Orthopaedic Consultants is a leading group practice in Singapore deeply committed to providing expert, high quality, and personalised care for a multitude of musculoskeletal injuries and conditions. It brings together a large group of fellowship-trained consultant orthopaedic surgeons with different subspecialty interests under one roof to provide comprehensive care to both local and international patients. Its goal is to become the clinic of choice for arthroscopic joint surgery, joint replacement, spine surgery, bone and soft tissue surgery, ligament reconstruction surgery, foot and ankle surgery, and arthroscopic sports surgery. Island Orthopaedic Consultants is conveniently located at top hospitals in Singapore, namely Gleneagles Medical Centre, Mount Elizabeth Medical Centre, Mount Alvernia Hospital, and Mount Novena Specialist Centre. It combines the latest in evidence-based medicine with technologically advanced methods and expert medical and surgical skills as it strives to deliver excellent treatment outcomes. Clinic Highlights * Adult joint reconstruction * Arthroscopic ligament reconstruction surgery * Arthroscopic surgery * Foot and ankle surgery * Joint replacement * Orthopaedic trauma * Spine surgery * Sports medicine/surgery * Surgical removal of bone and soft tissue tumours * Treatment of hip, knee, and shoulder [arthritis](http://www.docdoc.com/info/condition/arthritis)

Island Orthopaedic Consultants Novena
Island Orthopaedic Consultants Novena['Medical oncology', 'Orthopaedic surgery'] in Singapore
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Island Orthopaedic Consultants is one of the largest orthopaedic group practices in Singapore that offers a multidisciplinary approach and comprehensive services for a wide spectrum of orthopaedic disorders and conditions. It is staffed by a large team of orthopaedic specialists with decades of practice experience in sports medicine/surgery, [arthroscopic surgery](http://www.docdoc.com/info/procedure/arthroscopy), joint replacement surgery, management and treatment of orthopaedic trauma, surgical treatment of bone and soft tissue tumours, and spine surgery. The clinic was established in 1995. Today, it has branches at some of Singapore’s top hospitals, namely Mount Alvernia Hospital, Gleneagles Medical Centre, Mount Elizabeth Medical Centre, and Mount Elizabeth Novena Specialist Centre. Helmed by Dr. Ooi Lai Hock, the former deputy head of Tan Tock Seng Hospital’s department of orthopaedic surgery, the clinic’s goal is to become the preferred orthopaedic clinic for both local and international patients who seek expert and advanced orthopaedic care. With clinics at Joint Commission International (JCI)-accredited hospitals, Island Orthopaedic Consultants has access to modern medical facilities and equipment needed to deliver international quality standards in patient care.

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