Designation: Senior Consultant
General Surgery (Surgical Oncology)
Language spoken: English, Mandarin, Hokkien
National Cancer Centre Singapore (NCCS)
National Cancer Centre Singapore
11 Hospital Drive
Mondays to Fridays: 8.30am to 5.30pm
Saturdays: 8.30am to 12.30pm
(Closed on Sundays and Public Holidays)
Tel: 6450 8088
Fax: +65 6225 6297
Dr Tan Ngian Chye is a head and neck surgeon and is doubly trained in both head & neck cancer surgery and reconstructive microsurgery. After completing his fellowship in head and neck cancer surgery, he went on to do another fellowship in reconstructive microsurgery at Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, Taiwan. As such, he is able to do both resection and complex reconstruction with free tissue transfers for patients with advanced head and neck malignancies.
Currently, he is a Senior Consultant and is the clinical lead for head & neck oncologic reconstruction and skin malignancies. Dr Tan is Co-Chair of the NCCS Cancer Service Line development for nasopharyngeal cancer and is a member of the NCCS Cancer Service Line development for thyroid, head and neck cancers as well. At the same time, he is the Program Director for the SingHealth General Surgery Residency.
MBBS (Singapore), MMed Surgery (Singapore), FRCS (Edinburgh), FAMS