Dr Eric Wee

Nobel Gastroenterology Centre (Mount Elizabeth Novena)

38 Irrawaddy Road #05-39 Mount Elizabeth Novena Specialist Centre Singapore 329563

Monday to Friday: 8:30am to 5:30pm
Saturday: 8:30am to 12:30pm
Sunday or Public Holidays: Closed

6694 0764
Qualifications

MBBS (Singapore), FAMS (Gastroenterology), MRCP (U.K.), M.Med (Internal Medicine)

Conditions Treated
  • Digestive problems (bloating, gastric pain, indigestion)
  • Gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD)
  • Liver disease (abnormal liver tests, hepatitis, fatty liver, hepatitis B, hepatitis C)
  • Pancreatic disease (cysts and cancer)
  • Endoscopy screening for esophageal, stomach and colon cancer
  • Bile duct stones
  • Blood in stools
  • Diarrhoea and constipation
  • Irritable bowel syndrome (IBS)
Achievements

Fellowship in Advanced Endoscopy, Health Manpower Development Programme from the Ministry of Health (Singapore) at the Asian Institute of Gastroenterology (India) and Mayo Clinic (USA).

Medical Philosophy

“It is important for a doctor to spend time understanding his patient’s problems. This allows the right diagnosis to be made and the correct treatment rendered.”

Education
  • MBBS, National University of Singapore
  • The Royal College of Physicians (UK)
  • Masters of Medicine, National University of Singapore
Background
  • Senior Consultant, Gastroenterologist and Advanced Endoscopist with over 10,000 procedures in gastroscopy, colonoscopy, ERCP, endoscopic ultrasound and enteroscopy
  • Former clinical appointments:
    • Head and Senior Consultant, Division of Gastroenterology, Khoo Teck Puat Hospital, Singapore
    • Chairman, Nutrition Workgroup, Khoo Teck Puat Hospital, Singapore
    • Member, Singapore Ministry of Health Gastroenterology Workgroup
    • Visiting Consultant, National University Hospital, Singapore
    • Visiting Consultant, Tan Tock Seng Hospital, Singapore
  • Former academic appointments:
    • Associate Program Director, Gastroenterology Residency Program, National Healthcare Group, Singapore
    • Senior Clinical Lecturer, National University of Singapore (Medicine)
Academic & Research Contributions
  • Active educator in the field of Gastroenterology and Endoscopy
  • Former Senior Clinical Lecturer, Faculty of Medicine, National University of Singapore, and former Associate Programme Director of the National Healthcare Group Gastroenterology Residency Programme, training junior Gastroenterologists
  • Trains specialists in advanced endoscopy (ERCP and Endoscopic Ultrasound)
  • Researched on Digestive Diseases, Helicobacter Pylori, Liver Diseases and Endoscopy, and wrote multiple peer-reviewed publications, conference posters and co-authored several book chapters
Professional Memberships
  • Member, American Gastroenterological Association
  • Fellow, Chapter of Gastroenterology, Academy of Medicine, Singapore
  • Member, The Royal College of Physicians (UK)
  • Faculty of medical experts, Academy of Medicine
  • Founding member, Society of Parenteral and Enteral Nutrition of Singapore (2015-2018)
  • Executive committee member, Gastroenterological Society of Singapore (2014-2018)