Dr Edwin Tan

Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon

Area of interest:

  • Sport Surgery 
  • Knee Surgery 
  • Shoulder & Elbow Surgery 

Professional Qualifications:

MBBS (Singapore)

MRCS (Edin)

MMed (Singapore) (Ortho)

FRCS (Edin) (TR & Ortho)

About Dr. Edwin Tan

Dr. Edwin Tan is a Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon. He graduated with a Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery from NUS in 2004 and was awarded the postgraduate Membership of the Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh in 2008, the Masters of Medicine in Orthopaedic Surgery in 2013, and the Fellowship of the Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh in Orthopaedic Surgery in 2014. While practicing in Singapore General Hospital, he was awarded the HMDP award for a one-year fellowship program in Imperial College, London – with Professor Roger Emery, then President of the prestigious European Shoulder & Elbow Society. 

His area of specialty is in Sports and Reconstructive Surgery, and aid in the treatment of injuries sustained by both recreational and professional athletes. 

With a strong interest in Sports and Reconstructive surgery, he has travelled extensively to various countries around Asia-Pacific to perform surgeries. From knee ligament reconstructions of national athletes in Papua New Guinea to joint replacement surgeries in China, he has aided patients in returning to their level of competitive sports and quality of life.