Designation: Medical Director, Gastroenterology Consultant
Language spoken: English, Mandarin, Hokkien
Mount Elizabeth Hospital
Hope Gastroenterology And Liver Clinic Pte Ltd
3 Mount Elizabeth #17-16 Singapore 228510
Mon-Fri: 09:00AM - 05:00PM
Sat: 09:00AM - 12:00PM
Dr Kelvin Thia graduated from the National University of Singapore’s medical school and was placed in the Dean’s list. His post-graduate experience includes training at the well-renown Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota, USA, as an advanced fellow in Inflammatory Bowel Disease (IBD).
He is active in IBD-related research, culminating in numerous publications in high-impact factor medical journals. He received the Centocor IBD Best Abstract Award in the American College of Gastroenterology Meeting 2008 for an original work on the Natural History of Crohn’s Disease.
He served in the public sector as Consultant Gastroenterologist in the Singapore General Hospital (SGH), and contributed to the clinical and research programme of the IBD Centre and Nutrition Support Services.
Dr Thia is also an invited peer reviewer for many prominent gastroenterology journals. He is also active in educating the public and medical colleagues through lectures and the printed media.
Professional Positions and Memberships:
Fellow, American Gastroenterological Association
Fellow, Academy of Medicine Singapore
Member, American College of Gastroenterology
Member, Crohn’s and Colitis Foundation of America
Member, Gastroenterological Society of Singapore
MBBS (Spore), MRCP (UK), MMed (Int Med,Spore), MCI (Spore)