Peter Eng Endocrine Clinic

Endocrinology (Hormone Disorder)

Specialist(s) Dr. Peter Eng Hsi Ko
Background

Peter Eng Endocrine Clinic was started in 2006. Dr Peter Eng received his medical degree from the National University of Singapore in 1988. He was subsequently admitted as a Member of the Royal College of Physicians (UK) in 1994. He trained as a specialist in endocrinology at the Singapore General Hospital from 1994 to 1997 and was subsequently awarded a HMDP fellowship to train at the Brigham & Women’s Hospital in Boston from 1998-1999. During his training in Boston, he was the winner of the Endocrine Society’s Knoll award in 1999 for outstanding thyroid research.

He received his specialist accreditation in endocrinology in 2000 and became a Fellow of the Academy of Medicine, Singapore in the same year. In 2006, he was inducted as a Fellow of the Royal College of Physicians (UK). He served as a Senior Consultant in the Singapore General Hospital Department of Endocrinology as well as the Director of the Singapore General Hospital Diabetes Centre till 2006, when he moved to start his own practice in Mt Elizabeth Medical Centre. He is currently a Visiting consultant at the Singapore General Hospital, Jurong General Hospital and Dover Park Hospice.

Besides clinical patient care, Dr Eng lectures on diabetes and thyroid disorders and reviews for the Singapore Medical Journal and the Annals of the Academy of Medicine, Singapore. Dr Eng’s primary subspecialty interests are in diabetes and thyroid disorders. He also treats lipid disorders, testosterone deficiency & erectile dysfunction as well as all other hormonal disorders.

Special Interests
  • Thyroid disorders
  • Diabetes
  • Lipid disorders
  • Male hypogonadism & Erectile dysfunction (Sex Hormones Disorders)
  • Osteoporosis & calcium disorders
  • Pituitary disorders
  • Adrenal disorders
  • Obesity
  • PCOS
  • Hypoglycemia
  • Growth hormone deficiency
  • Male hypogonadism
Facilities and Services
  • Diagnosis and management of type 1, type 2 and gestational diabetes
  • On-site capillary glucose and HbA1c measurements
  • On-site measurement of urine microalbumin/creatinine ratio
  • Diabetes foot-screening
  • Nurse counseling on self glucose monitoring, insulin injections and hypoglycemia
  • Diagnosis and management of thyroid hormone disorders
  • Management of thyroid hormone disorders in pregnancy
  • Bedside thyroid ultrasound
  • Ultrasound-guided fine needle aspiration of thyroid nodules
  • Ultrasound-guided ethanol injection of cystic thyroid nodules
  • Diagnosis and management of lipid disorders
  • Evaluation and treatment of male hormone deficiency and erectile dysfunction
  • Evaluation and dynamic testing for pituitary hormone disorders
  • Evaluation and localization of adrenal tumours
  • Evaluation and management of primary and secondary causes of osteoporosis
  • Evaluation and treatment of calcium and vitamin D disorders
  • Evaluation and medical management of obesity
  • Evaluation of polycystic ovarian syndrome
  • Evaluation of hypoglycemic states and localization of insulin producing tumors
  • Evaluation and management of growth hormone deficiency