ASCENT Ear Nose Throat Specialist Group

Otorhinolaryngology / Ear, Nose and Throat (ENT) Surgery

Specialist(s) Dr. Chin Chao-Wu, David
Dr. Leong Jern-Lin
Dr. Eng Soh Ping
Dr. Mark Hon Wah Ignatius
Background

ASCENT Ear Nose Throat Specialist Group is the first dedicated Ear Nose Throat Specialist Group in private practice. The group was founded in 2008 by three Ear Nose Throat Consultant Surgeons who are fellowship trained in the following areas:

  • Dr Eng Soh Ping – Laryngology (UCL de Mont Godinne, Belgium) and Otology (Portmann Ear Institute, Bordeaux, France; University of Toronto, Canada)
  • Dr Leong Jern-Lin – Rhinology & Allergy (Cleveland Clinic, USA)
  • Dr Mark Hon Wah Ignatius – Sleep Surgery (Stanford University, USA) and Certified Sleep Specialist (American Board of Sleep Medicine)

ASCENT strives to be the leading ENT group in Singapore and the region, providing top-notch general and subspecialty care for our deserving patients. Our team lives by our mission and commitment to ENT care, through keeping ourselves abreast with state-of-art knowledge and advances; pursuing good clinical governance; and also active participation in clinical research and teaching.

Achievements and Accolades

In 2012, Dr Eng became the first doctor in the private sector to perform hybrid Cochlear. Dr Leong has pioneered Sublingual therapy and aIgs System. Dr Mark has specialised in sleep apnea.

Special Interests
  • Allergy & Immunotherapy
  • Dizziness & Balance Disorders
  • Ear Hearing Disorders
  • Head & Neck Cancers
  • Nose/ Sinus Problems
  • Paediatric ENT Conditions
  • Snoring & Sleep Disorders
  • Voice & Swallowing Disorders
  • Geriatric ENT Conditions
Facilities and Services
  1. Nasoendoscopy
  2. Aural toilet
  3. Nasal toilet
  4. Skin Prick Test
  5. Immunotherapy (Sublingual)
  6. FB Removal
  7. CT Sinus
  8. BBPV Exercise

We see patients for
A
Allergies
Adenoids
Allergic Rhinitis

S
Snoring
Sleep apnoea
Sinusitis
CT sinus machine

C
Cochlear
Cholesteatoma

E
Ear pain
Ear infection
Hearing problems
FB in ear

N
Nose
Neck
Nasoendoscopy
Nasal toilet
Neck lumps

T
Throat
Tonsils
FB in throat
Tracheostomy