Dr Chan Ching Wan


Senior Consultant
Division of Surgical Oncology (Breast Surgery), National University Cancer Institute, Singapore (NCIS)

Head & Senior Consultant
Division of General Surgery (Breast Surgery), University Surgical Cluster, National University Hospital (NUH) 

 

Dr Chan Ching Wan is the Leader and Senior Consultant Breast Surgeon in the Division of Surgical Oncology (Breast Surgery), NCIS and Division of General Surgery (Breast Surgery), University Surgical Cluster, NUH. She obtained her medical degree from the University of Edinburgh, and then returned to Singapore to pursue a surgical career. After becoming a Fellow of both the Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh, and the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Glasgow, she took some time out to complete a PhD at the University of Bristol. This stimulated her interest in breast cancer as a disease, and after completing her surgical training; she decided to specialize in breast surgery. Her main interest is in breast conservation surgery.


She completed her advanced training as a Fellow in the Nottingham Breast Institute (UK) – one of the main breast cancer centres of the United Kingdom with a very comprehensive Oncoplastic Training Programme.

 

Education and Fellowships

MBChB (Edin, UK), FRCS (Edin), FRCS (Glasg), PhD (Bristol, UK)

 

Specialty Interests

  • Oncoplastic surgery for breast cancer
  • Breast reconstruction

 

Awards and Honours

  • HMDP Fellowship (FY 2007) for oncoplastic surgical training at the Nottingham Breast Institute in United Kingdom

 

Professional Memberships

  • Fellow, Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh
  • Fellow, Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Glasgow

 

Updated as of 9 October 2014