Dr. Alexius Chee Eng Nam

Gastroenterology

Credentials MBBS (Singapore) 1980 M. Med (Int Med) (Singapore) 1986 FAMS (Gastroenterology) (Singapore) 1992
Language English,Mandarin Chinese,Bahasa Melayu,Hokkien Dialect
Background

Dr Alexius Chee obtained his medical degree from the University of Singapore. He went on to successfully complete his post-graduate training in Internal Medicine obtaining the Master of Medicine from National University of Singapore (NUS). He was awarded the HMDP fellowship by the Ministry of Health and completed his training in gastroenterology at Duke University in North Carolina, USA. There, he was privileged to have trained under the tutelage of Dr Peter Cotton, Dr John Baillie, and Dr Paul Killenberg. Following his return to Singapore, he joined Tan Tock Seng Hospital (TTSH) as gastroenterologist where he introduced and established the specialty of gastroenterology. He left TTSH for private practice in Mount Elizabeth Hospital 10 years ago.

His present medical practice covers general gastroenterology, endoscopy (diagnostic and therapeutic, and ERCP) and hepatology. He enjoys specialist accreditation in all the major private hospitals in Singapore. At present he is also the gastroenterology specialty representative, endoscopy chairman, and director of the digestive, colorectal and liver centre in Mt. Elizabeth. As a visiting consultant, he is actively involved in teaching and supervision of gastroenterology trainees both in TTSH and the Singapore General Hospital. For the past year, he has been a mentor to medical students in the medical faculty at NUS under their mentorship program. When not busy with work, trainee doctors and medical students, Dr Chee can be found on the tennis courts, at the movies or perusing a good book.

Achievements

Training Awards
Ministry of Health, HMDP Fellowship – Gastroenterology 1989-1990.
Completed at Duke University Medical Centre, N. Carolina USA