Dr. Tho Kam San

Orthopaedic Surgery

Credentials MBBS (Singapore) 1985, FRCSEd (Gen Surg) 1989, M Med (Surg) (Singapore) 1989, FAMS (Orth Surg) 1996
Language English, Mandarin Chinese, Bahasa Melayu, Hokkien Dialect, Cantonese Dialect
Background

Dr. Tho Graduated from the National University of Singapore in 1985 and was then admitted as Fellow to the Royal College of Surgeons (Edinburgh) as well as obtained his Masters Of Medicine(Surgery) in 1989. He then did the Foreign Medical Graduates Examination (FMGEMS), followed suit by his Orthopaedic Surgery Exit Certification Examination in 1995, Fellow to the Academy of Medicine Singapore in 1996. Dr. Tho is also a qualified instructor in Advanced Trauma Life Support.

He is also the recipient of the Kwok Foundation Scholarship grant. Dr. Tho was awarded the Ministry of Health HMDP Scholarship in 1993 to train at the Department of Sports Orthopaedic Surgery, Karolinska Hospital, Stockholm, Sweden. Dr. Tho has been invited as a speaker on many issues related to sports medicines both locally and internationally. He has also done many publications on international and local journals, especially on knee ligament injuries.

Dr Tho is actively involved in the management of professional sportsmen especially among the professional soccer players in the S-League. He is also team physician to the National Soccer Team.

Dr Tho is also active in various sports organisation and bodies. He is an avid sportsman himself as well.