Tan Tock Seng Hospital, Singapore

Neurology & Neurosurgery department

About Tan Tock Seng Hospital, Singapore

Tan Tock Seng Hospital (TTSH) is one of Singapore's largest multi-disciplinary hospitals. The hospital has 36 clinical and allied health departments, 15 specialist centres and is powered by more than 6,000 healthcare staff. TTSH sees over 2,000 patients at its specialist clinics and some 460 patients at its emergency department every day.

The hospital has a long and proud history too. In 2012 it celebrated 168 years of pioneering medical care and development! During our last visit we were impressed with the emphasis that all TTSH staff place on providing a caring and compassionate environment to all its patients.  

 

International Accreditation
JCI 2005, 2008, 2011
Domestic Accreditation and Others
Singapore Quality Class (SQC), People Developer Standard (PDS)
Annual Patient Visits (Est)
1,360,000
Hospital Beds
1,500
Number of Doctors
6,000 healthcare staff
Dedicated International Patient Team
Yes
Translation Service
Yes
Closest International Airport
Singapore Changi Airport (22 KM)
SacuraLife Onsite Visit
Yes

Available room types

Tan Tock Seng Hospital offers a variety of choice in terms of hospital rooms. It ranges from the Deluxe Suite, Single room to two bedded and four bedded rooms.

The Deluxe Suite

The Deluxe Suite is attached by a living room next to the bed room. The suite is very spacious and equipped with big TV sets, sofa, dining table and telephone lines. The accompanying family member can rest in the living room.

Single Room

Single room is equipped with TV, sofa, coffee table and attached with a private toilet.

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 Ng Wai Hoe

MBBS, FRACS (Neurosurgery), MD

Position
Deputy Director, Head and Senior Consultant
Speciality/Clinical Focus
Neuro-Oncology, Functional Neurosurgery, Paediatric Neurosurgery
Overseas Experience
Training in Royal Melbourne Hospital and Royal Children's Hospital in Melbourne

Neurology & Neurosurgery

The Department of Neurology is a national referral centre (National Neuroscience Institute) for patients with neurological illness. It also focuses on clinical research and teaching. The Department of Neurosurgery trains many of the practising neurosurgeons in Singapore, and it remains today the largest in Singapore in terms of number of neurosurgeons, patient load and number of surgical procedures performed.