Designation: Medical Director
Language spoken: English, Mandarin, Bahasa Melayu
Mount Elizabeth Novena Hospital
Mount Alvernia Hospital
Mount Elizabeth Hospital
Farrer Park Hospital
Parkway East Hospital
Leslie Tay Heart Specialist Clinic
38 Irrawaddy Road
Mount Elizabeth Novena Specialist Centre
Mon-Fri: 8.30AM - 05.30PM
Sat: 8:30AM - 05:30PM
Sun : Closed
Public Holiday : Closed
Dr Leslie Tay is a Consultant Cardiologist & Physician with more than 15 years of clinical experience. He specialises in Interventional Cardiology.
He trained in the United Kingdom and attained the Membership of the Royal College of Physicians (MRCP UK) before returning to Singapore for Advanced Specialist Training at the National Heart Centre. Dr Tay was awarded a scholarship to train in Interventional Cardiology and Cardiovascular CT at MonashHeart in Melbourne, Australia. MonashHeart is at the forefront of cardiovascular research and a major tertiary referral centre. He gained extensive experience in treating patients with complex coronary lesions using the latest in adjunctive interventional techniques. He also attained level 2 accreditation in Cardiovascular CT by the Society of Cardiovascular Computed Tomography.
In 2012, Dr Tay was appointed Consultant Cardiologist at Changi General Hospital and a Visiting Consultant at National Heart Centre Singapore. Dr Tay is a firm believer in clinical practice improvement and implemented numerous practice changes that lead to improved patient safety and outcome.
Dr Tay is actively involved in research; he is the National Steering Committee member and principle investigator to numerous clinical trials. He is widely published in medical journals and is regularly invited as faculty to give lectures at many international conferences.
Dr Tay is passionate about teaching and is a core faculty member for the SingHealth Cardiology Senior Residency program and a Senior Clinical Lecturer with Yong Loo Lin School of Medicine, NUS. He is a teaching faculty member of the Singapore Medical Association Centre for Ethics and Professionalism and is appointed by the Ministry of Health as a member of the National Transplant Ethics Committee.
Professional Positions and Memberships:
Fellow of the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Glasgow, 2013; Fellow of the Academy of Medicine Singapore, 2012; Fellow of the Asian Pacific Society of Interventional Cardiology, 2017; Member of the European Society of Cardiology, 2012; Member of the Singapore Cardiac Society, 2011; Member of the Heart Failure Society (Singapore), 2019
MB ChB (UK)
BSc. (Hons) (Medical Sciences, UK)
Registered as a Specialist in Cardiology by the Singapore Medical Council
Awards and Publications
Efficacy and safety of long-term Evolocumab use in Asian vs Other Subjects: FOURIER trial.
Anthony C. Keech, Peter Sever, Lixin Jiang, Atsushi Hirayama, Chen Lu, Leslie Tay, Prakash Deedwania, Chung-Wah Siu, Armando Lira Pineda, Donghoon Choi, Min-Ji Charng, John Amerena, Wan Azman Wan Ahmad, Vijay Kumar Chopra, Terje Pedersen, Terje Pedersen, Robert Giugliano and Marc Sabatine. J. Am. Coll. Cardiol. 73(9) Supp 1: 189. DOI: 10.1016/S0735-1097(19)30797-1.
Medico-Legal and Ethical Issues in Cardiology and General Medicine
This book was co-authored and published by McGraw Hill
Education in 2010. ISBN 13: 978-0-07-131290-5