Dr. Sin Yoong Kong Kenny

Cardiothoracic Surgery

Credentials MBBS FRCS (Edin) RVPI FAMS
Language English,Mandarin Chinese,Bahasa Melayu,Tamil,Bahasa Indonesia,Hokkien Dialect,Cantonese Dialect,Teochew Dialect
Background

Dr Kenny Sin graduated with his Bachelor of Medicine and Surgery from the National University of Singapore in 1989.  He did his fellowships at the Oxford Heart Centre, John Radcliffe Hospital, UK from 1998-2000 and at the University of Texas-Houston, Memorial Hermann Hospital, USA from 2000-2001.  

He is a Fellow of the Royal College of Surgeons, Edinburgh, UK since 1993 and Fellow of the Academy of Medicine, Singapore since 2001.  

Dr Sin performs adult cardiac surgery, including coronary artery bypass, heart valve replacement and repair.  His subspecialty is in aortic aneurysm surgery, which includes complex open reconstruction of the aorta as well as minimally invasive endovascular stent graft surgery.

Besides clinical work, Dr Sin is also an Adjunct Assistant Professor at the Duke-NUS Graduate Medical School and a part-time academic staff with the Faculty of Medicine at the National University of Singapore (NUS), and Nanyang Polytechnic, Singapore.  He has co-authored numerous papers, abstracts and participated in various research projects and clinical trials.

Dr Kenny Sin is also the Head and Senior Consultant with the Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery at the National Heart Centre Singapore.

Achievements

NHCS Service Quality Gold Award 2007.

Excellent Service Award (EXSA) Gold Award 2008.

Outstanding Innovator Award by Duke-NUS Graduate Medical School 2009.

Singapore Health Quality Service Award – Star Award 2012.