Designation: Consultant Specialist (Orthopaedic Surgery), Visiting Consultant (NUH)
Orthopaedic Surgery (Hip/Knee)
Orthopaedic Surgery (Sports)
Language spoken: English
Mount Elizabeth Hospital
Elite Orthopaedics - 3, Mount Elizabeth, #12-10, Mount Elizabeth Medical Centre, Singapore 228510
Mon-Fri: 09:00AM - 05:30PM
Sat: 09:00AM - 12:30PM
Dr Andrew Quoc Dutton is a USA fellowship-trained consultant orthopaedic surgeon at Mount Elizabeth Hospital. He has subspecialty interests in arthroscopic/keyhole and sports surgery, knee and hip replacements, cartilage regeneration and stem cell therapeutics in orthopaedics.
He has worked with the Singapore Sports Council and has treated some of Singapore’s national elite athletes of various sports such as football, rugby, badminton, basketball and netball. He was an official physician during the 2010 Summer Youth Olympic Games hosted in Singapore.
Dr Dutton was invited back in 2007 as a Distinguished International Faculty at the Harvard Arthroplasty Conference, USA and the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons Annual Conference, USA. In Singapore, he has been the Chairman for various courses on Knee and Shoulder Arthroscopy as well as being the Founding Chairman of the Uni-compartmental Knee Arthroplasty course.
Having been a pioneer for computer guided surgery and minimally invasive orthopaedic surgery, Dr Dutton was an invited author in 2010 to the prestigious international Journal of Bone and Joint Surgery- American for his leading research paper: Minimally Invasive, Computer Guided Total Knee Replacement.
Dr Dutton has been an invited International Faculty and expert for conferences in China, Malaysia, Thailand and Indonesia. Orthopaedic surgeons from these countries have come to Singapore to train as clinical fellows under Dr Dutton’s guidance.
In 2003, Dr Dutton won the Singapore Young Investigator Award for his work on stem cells therapy for the knee. He has obtained several government research grants for cartilage repair and bone graft applications. Dr Dutton is one of the few orthopaedic surgeons in Southeast Asia able to perform stem cell therapeutics in orthopaedics.
Professional Positions and Memberships:
Consultant, Orthoapedic Surgery, Mt. Elizabeth Hosital
Visiting Consultant, NUH, Singapore
Adj Assistant Professor, Orthopaedic Surgery, NUH, Yong Loo Lin School of Medicine, NUS
Clinical Orthopaedic Fellow, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Harvard Medical School, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, Ma, USA
Adult Reconstructive Surgery Fellowship, Harvard Medical School, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, USA, 2006-2007
FRCS (Orthopaedic Surgery), Fellow of Royal College of Surgeons, Edinburgh, UK, 2004
M.Med (Ortho Surg), NUS, 2001
MB.BS.BSc. (Med), University of New South Wales, School of Medicine, Sydney, N.S.W., Australia, 1991-1996
Awards and Publications
Singapore Young Investigator Award (2003)