Famous Doctors from Singapore

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List of the notable or famous Doctors who are citizens of Singapore, with photos, including famous Doctors born in Singapore and even some Doctors who immigrated to Singapore. Doctors are among the most prominent in their field and data about the Doctors from Singapore is included when available. This list can help answer the question "who are the most famous Doctors from Singapore?" List features Benjamin Henry Sheares, Richard Teo and more. (11 People)
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    Benjamin Sheares is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous Doctors from Singapore
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    Benjamin Henry Sheares, GCB, was the second President of Singapore. more

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    • Age: Died at 74 (1907-1981)
    • Birthplace: Eurasia, Asia, Southeast Asia, Singapore
    • Profession: Politician, Professor, Physician
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    Professor Chao Tzee Cheng was a renowned forensic pathologist in Singapore. Chao was respected for solving several notorious crimes in Singapore, and raised Singapore's level of professionalism in the area of forensics. more

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    • Age: Died at 66 (1934-2000)
    • Profession: Physician
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    Dr. Geh Min is the former President of Nature Society in Singapore. She was formerly a Nominated Member of Parliament from January 2005 to April 2006. Geh is a former student of Methodist Girls' School and Anglo-Chinese School. She is a medicine graduate of the National University of Singapore and works ...more

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    • Profession: Physician
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    Keith Goh is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous Doctors from Singapore
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    Dr. Keith Goh is a neurosurgeon from Singapore. Dr Goh became known for leading an international medical and surgical team that was the first to attempt the separation of adult conjoined twins, the Bijani twins, who were joined at the head. The operation, carried out in Raffles Hospital in 2003, was ...more

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    Kenneth Lyen is a Singaporean pediatrician. He has a clinic at Mount Elizabeth Hospital. He graduated from the University of Oxford. A founding president of the Margaret Drive and the Balestier Special Schools for disabled children and children with autistic spectrum disorder, he has co-authored several ...more

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    • Profession: Physician, Writer
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    Lim Boon Keng is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous Doctors from Singapore
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    Dr. Lim Boon Keng, OBE, was a Chinese physician who promoted social and educational reforms in Singapore in the early 20th century. Lim was of Peranakan descent, with ancestry from Hai Teng district in Fujian, China. more

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    • Age: Died at 88 (1869-1957)
    • Birthplace: Penang, Malaysia
    • Profession: Physician
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    Michael Chan, Baron Chan is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous Doctors from Singapore
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    Michael Chew Koon Chan, Baron Chan 曾秋坤, MBE was a Singaporean–British physician and politician, of Chinese descent. Chan was born in Singapore, where his family were members of the Christian minority. He was educated at Raffles Institution, and moved to the United Kingdom to study medicine at Guy's ...more

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    • Age: Died at 66 (1940-2006)
    • Birthplace: Singapore
    • Profession: Politician, Physician
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