Designation: Director, Consultant Surgeon
Language spoken: English, Chinese
Mount Elizabeth Hospital
Lai Endoscopy & Colorectal Surgery
3 Mount Elizabeth
#05-06 Singapore 228510
Mon-Fri: 08:00AM - 05:00PM
Sat: 08:00AM - 01:00PM
Dr Lai is the Director and Consultant Surgeon at LAI Endoscopy & Colorectal Surgery in Mount Elizabeth Medical Centre (Orchard), Singapore. He specialises in colorectal surgery, endoscopy and proctology. His subspecialties include minimally invasive and robotic colorectal surgery, advanced endoscopy and, new techniques in piles and anal fistula surgery. He treats colorectal cancer with minimally invasive techniques, which comprise advanced laparoscopic and robotic-assisted colorectal resections, single port laparoscopy and trans-anal endoscopic operations.
Dr Lai obtained his Bachelor’s degree in Medicine and Surgery (MBBS) from the National University of Singapore in 1998. He went on to obtain his Membership in Surgery from the Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh (MRCSEd) in 2004, and received his Master of Medicine in Surgery (M.Med) from the National University of Singapore in 2005. He completed his advanced surgical training and was awarded the Fellowship in General Surgery from the Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh (FRCSEd) in 2009. His interest also led to a ‘Diplôme d’Université de Chirurgie Laparoscopique’ (Diploma of Laparoscopic Surgery) from the University of Strasbourg, France in 2010. Dr Lai completed a one-year Singhealth Health Manpower Development Programme (HMDP) Fellowship in Laparoscopic Colorectal Surgery at the University of Hong Kong, Queen Mary Hospital in 2012.
MBBS (NUS, Singapore) 1998
M Med (Surg) (NUS, Singapore) 2005
FRCSEd (Gen Surg) (RCS, Edinburgh, UK) 2009