Dr. Tan Wah Ching is an award-winning periodontist currently serving as a full-time specialist at The Dental Studio. Her qualifications include:
- Bachelor of Dental Surgery, the National University of Singapore (1998)
- Specialist training in periodontology, the National University of Singapore (2005)
- Doctor Medicinae Dentium (Dr. Med. Dent.), University of Berne, Switzerland (2008)
- Fellow, the Academy of Medicine, Singapore
- Fellow, the Royal Australasian College of Dental Surgeons
- Fellow, International Team for Implantology
Following the completion of her periodontology specialist training, Dr. Tan was recognized for being the best student and was awarded the IADR Book Prize. Recently, she was also given the prestigious André Schroeder Research Prize presented in Germany by the International Team for Implantology (ITI). ITI is a leading academic organization that promotes evidence-based education and research in dental implant dentistry and oral tissue regeneration, among others.
Dr. Tan is a proud member of the Royal College of Surgeons (Edinburgh) and Society of Periodontology (Singapore). Aside from her practice, she also serves as the chairperson of the Chapter of Periodontists, College of Dental Surgeons (Singapore) and study club director for ITI Singapore.
The Dental Studio clinic is conveniently located at Paragon Medical Suites, 290 Orchard Road, Singapore. It is a boutique-style dental specialist practice that offers comprehensive, individualized, and need-based treatment and services. Driven to provide better patient outcomes, the clinic invests heavily in the most advanced technologies to ensure not just effective treatment but also patients’ comfort and safety. It uses interactive 3D implant planning (to ensure precision and accuracy), Cavitron Plus Ultrasonic Scaler and Cavitron Jet Plus (for scaling and polishing procedures), advanced X-rays and intral-oral camera (digital x-ray machines for accurate diagnosis), and CEREC (CAD/CAM computer aided milling system), among others. It also uses world-class brands such as Straumann and Osstem for dental implants. The clinic also features comfortable and relaxing atmosphere, and fully equipped treatment rooms including those that were specifically designed for children to give them fun, unique, and relaxing dental experience. The clinic’s team of medical professionals includes: *Dr. Lynette Ng – Dental Director and Prosthodontist (Restorative/ Crown Specialist) BDS (Singapore), MDS (Prosthodontics) (Singapore), MRD RCS (Edinburgh), FAMS (Prosthodontics) *Dr. Tan Wah Ching - Periodontist (Gum Specialist) BDS (Singapore), MDS (Periodontics)(Singapore), FAMS (Periodontics) *Dr. Terry Teo - Paedodontist (Children’s Dentistry Specialist) BDS (Singapore), DDent (London), MPaed RCS (England), FAMS (Singapore) The clinic also has visiting specialists, Dr. Arthur Lim (braces specialist) and Dr. Goh Bee Tin (oral and maxillofacial surgeon).
Singapore Medical Group Limited (SMG) is a fast-growing public-listed healthcare organisation which strives to innovate and build on a vision of providing evidencebased healthcare services through its Centres of Excellence, with the resolute aim to deliver the highest quality of care matched with stringent management and clinical standards. The Group has a wide network of subsidiaries and partners in Singapore and overseas that continue to break new grounds in the provision of healthcare services. Incorporated in 2005, SMG received its ISO quality management system certification from Swiss, American and United Kingdom accreditation bodies, and this strongly attests to international quality standards.