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Dr. Yip Hwee Seng

Dr. Yip Hwee Seng

Designation: Doctor

Specialization:
Respiratory Medicine

Language spoken: English, Mandarin, Chinese

Hospital Affiliation:
Farrer Park Hospital
Gleneagles Hospital
Mount Alvernia Hospital
Mount Elizabeth Hospital
Mount Elizabeth Novena Hospital
Parkway East Hospital


Clinic Address:
The Respiratory Practice
2 Venture Drive,
#02-28 Vision Exchange
Singapore 608526

Operating Hours: Monday-Friday: 9am-12pm, 2pm-5pm
Saturday: 9am-12pm
Sunday & Public Holiday: Closed

Tel: 6970 0023

Fax: 6970 0024

Clinic Address:
The Respiratory Practice
820 Thomson Road
#06-56 Mount Alvernia Medical Centre D
Singapore 574623

Operating Hours:  Monday-Friday: 9am-12pm, 2pm-5pm
Saturday: 9am-12pm
Sunday & Public Holiday: Closed

Tel: 6256 2606

Fax: 6256 0969

Clinic Address:
The Respiratory Practice
3 Mount Elizabeth
#11-14/15 Mount Elizabeth Medical Centre
Singapore 228510

Operating Hours:  Monday-Friday: 9am-12pm, 2pm-5pm
Saturday: 9am-12pm
Sunday & Public Holiday: Closed

Tel: 6835 0035

Fax: 6835 00245


Dr Yip was a Senior Consultant Respiratory Physician and Intensivist with the Division of Respiratory and Critical Care Medicine at the National University Hospital(NUH), Singapore. He also served as the Clinical Director of the Medical Intensive Care Unit at NUH from 2013 to 2019. Dr Yip graduated from the National University of Singapore(NUS) in 2001. He completed his specialist training in Respiratory Medicine in 2010 at NUH. He further specialised in Intensive Care Medicine and completed that training in 2012. In 2012, he was award the Academic Medicine Development Award (Individual) by NUH to further pursue his interest in intensive care. He spent a year at The Alfred Hospital in Melbourne, where he served as an honorary fellow in the Intensive Care Unit.

When he returned to NUH, Dr Yip dedicated an equal amount of his clinical time to respiratory medicine and intensive care medicine. During his tenure as Clinical Director of the Medical Intensive Care Unit, he oversaw a wide range of quality improvement projects in NUH. In 2015, he was again awarded the Academic Medicine Development Award (Team) by NUH, where he led his team to Johns Hopkins Hospital in Baltimore, to learn from the world leaders in early mobilisation in the Intensive Care Unit. He implemented a similar early mobilisation project in NUH, which led to improved patient functional outcomes after critical illness.

Dr Yip also enjoys educating the next generation of doctors. He had been involved in educating medical students of the Yong Loo Lin School of Medicine, NUS and was also a core faculty member of the National University Health System Internal Medicine Residency Program. He is currently a member of the Subspecialty Training Committee in Intensive Care Medicine.

Professional Positions and Memberships:
MBBS (Singapore)
MRCP (United Kingdom)
FAMS (Respiratory Medicine)
FAMS (Intensive Care Medicine)
EDIC
Member of the Society Intensive Care Medicine, Singapore
Member of Australasian Society for Ultrasound in Medicine
Member of the Singapore Thoracic Society
Member of the European Medical Association
Member of the Singapore Medical Association

Education:
MBBS (Singapore)
MRCP (United Kingdom)
FAMS (Respiratory Medicine)
FAMS (Intensive Care Medicine)
EDIC

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