Dr. Toh Choon Lai

MBBS, M Med (Gen Surg), FRCS - General Surgery, FAMS (Ortho)

33 Years Experience

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"Dr Toh came to Singapore in 1978 to study at the National Junior College after being awarded the Singapore Government Public Service Commission ASEAN Scholarship. After his Junior College, he was awarded the Singapore Government Public Service Commission Merit Scholarship to study Medicine at the National University of Singapore. He graduated with the degrees of Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery in 1985. He went on to obtain both the Masters of Medicine (Surgery) and Fellowship of the Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh.After completion of his advanced training in Orthopaedic Surgery, Dr Toh enrolled on the Roll of Specialist (Orthopaedic Surgery) and is a Fellow of the Academy of Medicine of Singapore. Besides being trained as an Orthopaedic Surgeon, Dr Toh has a keen interest in Trauma and Trauma Reconstruction, Sports related injuries, Joint Reconstruction, Hip and Knee Replacement Surgery, Upper Extremity Surgery and Ilizarov Surgery. He was awarded the Singapore Government Health Manpower Development Plan Scholarship for additional training in Orthopaedic Trauma in USA. He was appointed as a fellow in Orthopaedic Trauma at the world renowned Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston (USA).Dr Toh was Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon and Deputy Head in the Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Tan Tock Seng Hospital prior to his present position as senior partner in Orthopaedic Associates, which is one of the first private practice group in Mount Elizabeth Hospital.Dr. Toh has also authored and co-authored numerous publications in local and international journals. He has written chapters in several books including the chapter on Limb Replantation in “Emergency Vascular Practice edited by Chant and Barros D’Sa” and the chapter on Wrist Fractures in “Surgical Reconstruction of the Upper Extremity edited by J Herndon”.Despite his busy schedule, Dr Toh still maintains an active interest in teaching Orthopaedic Surgery. He sits on many committees and lectures regularly in the region to fellow orthopaedic surgeons, doctors and members of the public. He is also the Vice President of the Singapore Medical Association. He also plays golf and tennis during his free time.Dr Toh has been in private practice since the year 2000. Together with his other partners in Orthopaedic Associates, they do general orthopaedics and also have special interest and expertise in Orthopaedic subspecialties such as orthopaedic trauma, adult reconstruction and joint replacement surgery, spine surgery, upper extremity surgery and arthroscopy."

Orchard, Singapore

Orthopaedic Associates

Mount Elizabeth Medical Centre, 3 Mount Elizabeth, #16-03/04, Singapore 228510., Singapore

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Mon - Fri

09:00 - 05:00

Sat

09:00 - 01:00

$ 40

Services

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Fractures/Broken Bones
Hip and Knee Joint Replacement Surgery
Shoulder and Elbow Replacement Surgery
Reconstructive, Non-replacement Surgeries and Ligament or Bone Reconstruction
Arthroscopic Surgery of the Knee, Shoulder, Elbow, including Meniscectomy, Chondroplasty and Ligament Reconstruction, ACL Reconstruction
Ligament Reconstruction for Elbow and Shoulder Instability
Hand & Upper Limb Surgery
Orthopaedic Tumour Surgery
Complex Bone Reconstruction & Limb Lengthening
Pelvic and Acetabular fracture
Minimally invasive osteosynthesis
Articular Fractures
Polytrauma
Infected nonunions
Hip and knee replacement surgery, including minimally invasive techniques, computer navigated surgery and revision surgery

Specializations

Orthopedist

Education

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MBBS - National University of Singapore, Singapore, 1985
M Med (Gen Surg) - National University of Singapore, Singapore, 1989
FRCS - General Surgery - Royal College Of Surgeon Of Edinburgh, Uk, 1989

Memberships

Singapore Medical Council

Registrations

M03979I Singapore Medical Council, 2000
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