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Dr. Wong Sin Yew

Senior Consultant Infectious Diseases


  • Infectious Diseases

Medical Conditions Treated:

  • Tuberculosis
  • Malaria
  • Viral hepatitis
  • Sexually transmitted infections (STIs)
  • Influenza (flu)
  • Bacterial infections such as sepsis and meningitis
  • Fungal infections such as candidiasis and aspergillosis
  • Parasitic infections such as malaria and amoebiasis
  • Hospital-acquired infections and antibiotic-resistant infections


English, Mandarin, Bahasa Melayu


MBBS (Singapore), M Med (Int Med), FAMS (Infectious Diseases)

Professional Profile:

Dr. Wong is an experienced Infectious Diseases Specialist with over 20 years of experience in private practice. He is renowned for his expertise in the field and is widely respected by his peers and patients alike. In 2013, one of his clinics became the first specialist clinic in private practice to receive JCI accreditation, a testament to his commitment to delivering the highest quality of care to his patients.

Dr. Wong has an illustrious career, having previously served as Head of the Department of Infectious Diseases at Tan Tock Seng Hospital, one of Singapore’s leading hospitals, and as Clinical Director of the Communicable Disease Centre, the predecessor of the National Centre of Infectious Diseases. He continues to serve as a visiting consultant at Singapore General Hospital (SGH) and Sengkang General Hospital, where he shares his knowledge and expertise with other healthcare professionals.

Dr. Wong’s academic achievements are also noteworthy. He graduated from the National University of Singapore in 1984 and completed his training in internal medicine, obtaining a Master of Medicine (Internal Medicine) in 1989. He went on to complete his advanced training in infectious diseases in Singapore and the US, spending two and a half years as a clinical and research postdoctoral fellow in infectious diseases at Stanford University School of Medicine and Research Institute, Palo Alto Medical Foundation (USA).