Transplantasi Jantung at National University Hospital, Singapore

Transplantasi Organ department

About National University Hospital, Singapore

National University Hospital is a tertiary specialist hospital and major referral centre for a wide range of medical, surgical and dental specialties including Cardiology, Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Oncology, Ophthalmology, Paediatrics, Orthopaedic Surgery and Hand and Reconstructive Microsurgery.

In 2004, the NUH became the first Singapore hospital to receive Joint Commission International (JCI) Accreditation, an international stamp for excellent clinical practices in patient care and safety.

In 2007, the NUH was tasked by the Ministry of Health to develop two new national centres, the National University Cancer Institute, Singapore (NCIS) and the National University Heart Centre, Singapore (NUHCS) to meet the growing needs for cardiac and cancer treatment. The National University Cancer Institute, Singapore (NCIS) offers a broad spectrum of cancer care and management covering both paediatric and adult cancers. The National University Heart Centre, Singapore (NUHCS) brings together cardiac specialists and experts from a multitude of medical and surgical disciplines to provide a comprehensive and holistic approach to the treatment of heart problems.

International Accreditation
JCI (2004, 2007, 2010), ISO 9001:2000, ISO 14001:1996, OHSAS 18001:1999
Domestic Accreditation and Others
Singapore Quality Class, National Medical Excellence Award 2012, Healthcare Humanity Award 2012 etc
Annual Patient Visits (Est)
-
Hospital Beds
1,068 (year 2012)
Number of Doctors
-
Dedicated International Patient Team
Yes
Translation Service
Yes
Closest International Airport
Singapore Changi Airport (28 KM)
SacuraLife Onsite Visit
Yes

We're delighted to introduce you to some of the senior specialists working in this deparment. For full CVs or information about other doctors, please make an enquiry. 

Associate Professor Krishnakumar Madhavan

MBBS, MS (Surgery), Post Graduate Institute of Medical Education & Research (PGIMER), FRCD Ed (RCSE), FRCS ( Gen Surgery)

Position
Senior Consultant and Head, HPB Surgery, National University Hospital; Co-Director, National University Centre for Organ Transplantation (NUCOT); Leader, Liver Tumour Group, National University Cancer Institute Singapore (NCIS)
Language
English
Speciality/Clinical Focus
Technical aspects of liver and pancreatic surgery, Adoption of multimodality treatment , Translational research into the management of liver and bile duct cancer, Pathophysiology of portal hypertension in the setting of chronic liver disease
Professional Membership / Awards / Publication
Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh; Society of Transplantation , Singapore; International Liver Transplant Society (ILTS); International Hepato pancreato biliary Association ( IHPBA); Asia-Pacific Hepato pancreato biliary Association ( A-P HPBA)

Dr Dan Yock Young

MBBS (Singapore) , MMed (Int Med), MRCP (UK), FAMS (Gastroenterology)

Position
Senior Consultant, Department of Gastroenterology & Hepatology
Language
English
Speciality/Clinical Focus
Liver Failure, Viral Hepatitis, Liver Transplant

Transplantasi Jantung at National University Hospital, Singapore

Transplantasi jantung adalah operasi untuk mengganti jantung yang rusak dengan jantung yang sehat dari donor yang baru saja meninggal.


Potongan dibuat di perut untuk mengganti jantung yang rusak dengan jantung donor. Jantung haruslah mulai berdetak normal.


Transplantasi jantung biasanya memakan waktu antara tiga dan lima jam.

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