Specialist in Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery
Special Interests: Reconstructive Surgeries, Burns Surgery, Microsurgery & Chronic Lymphedema Surgery
MBBS (Singapore), FRCSEdinburg , FAMS (Plastic Surgery), Dip Pract Dermatology (UK), Grad Dip (FP) Dermatology
Dr Ng Siew Weng is an experienced Specialist in Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery accredited by the Ministry of Health Singapore (MOH). He graduated from the Medical Faculty of the National University of Singapore and pursued several Post Graduate Diploma programs, of which, two were in Dermatology.
Dr Ng completed his Advanced Surgical Training in Plastic Surgery at the Department of Plastic Reconstructive and Aesthetic Surgery at the Singapore General Hospital (SGH). He was awarded the Human Manpower Development Program Scholarship (HMDP) by MOH, and was also the first plastic surgeon from SGH to undergo one-year of intensive training in plastic surgery in South Korea under this scheme. Dr Ng had numerous opportunities to work with world renowned and top plastic surgeons in Korea during the one-year fellowship program. His surgical techniques have a strong Korean influence, especially in blepharoplasty, rhinoplasty, facelift and breast augmentation.
During his attachment at the Hand Surgery Department in SGH, Dr Ng received rigorous training in microsurgery which was invaluable for honing his superb face and breast reconstruction techniques. He also received a prestigious government-grant by the Economic Development Board to investigate the treatment of trigger finger and subsequently invented a novel patented device to treat this condition.
In the field of research, Dr Ng is also active in the investigation of the effect of stem cells derived from autologous adipose tissue on the rate of wound healing. During his attachment at the Hand Surgery Department at SGH.
Dr Ng was an Adjunct Assistant Professor with the Duke-NUS Graduate Medical School and he remains involved in the training of doctors and residents as a visiting consultant at SGH. He had published many research papers and was invited to present on various surgical topics in North America, Europe and many parts of Asia.
Dr Ng participates actively in humanitarian trips where he performs free surgeries to correct cleft lip and/or palate, and post trauma or burns deformities. The countries he had visited include Laos, China, Indonesia and Uzbekistan.
- Reconstructive surgery for breast cancer
- Burns scars and deformities
- Facial fractures and injuries