DIGESTIVE DISEASE CENTRE
OUR SPECIALITY CENTRES
Welcome to the Nexus Surgical Digestive Disease Clinic (DDC). The Nexus Surgical DDC is comprised of surgeons who are specially trained to diagnose and treat gastro-intestinal (GI) disorders. Besides completing medical school and the specialty training programme, each staff surgeon here at the Nexus Surgical DDC has also completed additional training through a clinical fellowship in an overseas renowned centre.
Dr Jane Tan, the lead surgeon of Nexus Surgical DDC, did her clinical fellowship in colorectal surgery in Melbourne, Australia. Dr Lim Khong Hee completed his clinical fellowship in Upper GI surgery at the Princess Alexandra Hospital in Brisbane, Australia. Dr Ho Choon Kiat spent a year at the Universitätsklinikum Heidelberg (University Hospital Heidelberg), Germany, in a clinical fellowship program on pancreatic surgery and pancreatic cancers. Dr Liau Kui Hin’s clinical fellowship in liver surgery was at the Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Centre in New York, United States.
The gastrointestinal tract is also known as the digestive tract. This is a complex organ system that is responsible for many vital functions in the human body. Because it is complex, and involves different systems, Nexus Surgical Associates has formed the Nexus Surgical Digestive Diseases Centre that specializes in the treatment of digestive diseases. This is a multidisciplinary team that has experts in different fields coming together to provide the best possible outcome for our patients.
The gastrointestinal tract is made up of different organ systems. At Nexus Surgical Digestive Diseases Centre, we have specialist teams that have expertise in treating diseases of the:
The following lists the diseases treated at, and services provided by Nexus Surgical Digestive Diseases Centre. If there is a query about an issue not listed below, please feel free to contact us.
The Colon and Rectum
The Rectum and Anus
The Liver and Bile Ducts
The Stomach, Oesophagus and Duodenum
At Nexus Surgical Digestive Diseases Centre we have teams of specialists who are experienced in handling the entire spectrum of gastrointestinal diseases. Our specialist teams comprise the following members:
Colorectal and Anorectal Surgery
Upper Gastrointestinal Surgery