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Dr Wang Yu Tien

Nobel Gastroenterology Centre (Gleneagles Medical Centre)

6 Napier Road, Gleneagles Medical Centre #04-01, Singapore 258499

Monday to Friday*:
8:30am – 12:30pm
2:00pm – 5:30pm

Saturday*:
8:30am – 12:30pm

Sunday & Public Holiday*:
Closed

*Clinic hours are subject to change, please call before visiting.

Email: nobelgastro2@nobelspecialists.com

Whatsapp: +65 8506 7027

Designation

Consultant Gastroenterologist

Qualifications

MBBS (Sydney) (Hons), MRCP (UK), FAMS, Master of Clinical Investigation

Conditions Treated
  • Advanced Endoscopy: gastroscopy, colonoscopy and polypectomy
  • Capsule endoscopy
  • Hydrogen breath test
  • Wireless gastrointestinal motility capsule
  • Heartburn and gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD) including reflux monitoring studies
  • Gastric and abdominal pain / indigestion / bloating
  • Helicobacter Pylori
  • Irritable bowel syndrome (IBS)
  • Diarrhoea, constipation, bleeding piles
  • Gallstones, bile duct and pancreas disorders
  • Liver diseases and cirrhosis
  • Hepatitis A, B, C and fatty liver
  • Evaluation of abnormal cancer markers (CEA, AFP, CA19-9, CA72-4)
  • Evaluation of positive stool occult blood test
  • Stomach and colon cancer screening
  • Malabsorption and Clinical Nutrition
  • Palliation of Gastrointestinal cancers
Insurance Plans Accepted
  • Adept
  • Alliance
  • IHP
  • iXchange
  • MHC
  • AIA
  • Singlife Aviva (MHC)
  • AXA
  • GE Life
  • Income
Achievements
  • Singapore Medical Journal Best Research Paper Award (2015)
  • Awarded research grants in Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS), Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD) and Helicobacter pylori with quantum in excess of 1 million dollars
Medical Philosophy

“I listen carefully to each patient’s problems and concerns to provide the most appropriate care for each individual patient.”

Education
  • Bachelor of Medicine and Surgery (MBBS) (Honours Class 2) University of Sydney, Australia
  • Member of Royal College of Physicians (UK)
  • Master of Clinical Investigations, National University of Singapore
Background
  • Former Senior Consultant and Research Director, Department of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Singapore General Hospital
  • Fellowship in Neurogastroenterology and motility (digestive function disorders), Barts and the London School of Medicine and Dentistry, UK
  • Former Director of Gastrointestinal Functional Unit (formerly known as Gut and Liver Laboratory), Singapore General Hospital
  • Core faculty and co-chairperson, SingHealth Gastroenterology Senior Residency Program
Academic & Research Contributions
  • Adjunct Assistant Professor, Duke-NUS Graduate Medical School Singapore
  • Clinical Senior Lecturer, Yong Loo Lin School of Medicine
  • Gastroenterology Specialty Editor, Singapore Medical Journal

Dr Wang has published in top Gastroenterology journals in the field of gastroesophageal reflux (GERD), irritable bowl syndrome (IBS), clinical nutrition and digestive function disorders.

Professional Memberships
  • Member, The Royal College of Physicians (UK)
  • Fellow, Chapter of Gastroenterology, Academy of Medicine, Singapore
  • Immediate past Scientific Chair and Executive committee member, Gastroenterological Society of Singapore (2014-current)