Dr Leslie Ng

Island Orthopaedic (Mount Elizabeth Hospital)

3 Mount Elizabeth #05-08 Mount Elizabeth Orchard Medical Centre Singapore 228510

Monday to Friday: 9.00 am – 5.00 pm
Saturday: 9.00 am to 1.00 pm
Sunday or Public Holidays: Closed

6737 5683

Island Orthopaedic (Mount Elizabeth Novena)

38 Irrawaddy Road #05-42 Mount Elizabeth Novena Specialist Centre Singapore 329563

Monday to Friday: 9.00 am – 5.00 pm
Saturday: 9.00 am to 1.00 pm
Sunday or Public Holidays: Closed

6352 0529

Island Orthopaedic (Mount Alvernia Hospital)

820 Thomson Road #01-01/02 Mount Alvernia Medical Centre A Singapore 574623

Monday to Friday: 9.00am – 5.00pm
Saturday: 9.00 am to 1.00 pm
Sunday or Public Holidays: Closed

6356 0588
Designation

Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon

Qualifications

MBBS (London), MRCS (Glasgow), FRCS (Tr & Ortho) (Glasgow), Ortho (Diploma)(Cardiff)

Conditions Treated
  • Adolescent idiopathic scoliosis correction
  • Degenerative joint conditions
  • Robotic and O-arm computer spine surgery
  • Slipped disc and spinal stenosis surgery
  • Spine fractures and cancer
  • General orthopaedic trauma and long bone fractures
  • Back and neck pain treatment
  • Osteoporosis treatment
Achievements
  • First Asian trainee accepted in a pioneer two-year spine surgery national fellowship training programme in England
Medical Philosophy

“Experienced in practice, decisive in life, precision in surgery.”

Education
  • University of London, UK 1998
  • Practiced at Centre for Spine Studies and Surgery at Queens Medical Centre, University Teaching Hospital of Nottingham
Background
  • Former orthopaedic surgeon, Tan Tock Seng Hospital, Singapore.
  • Pioneered the use of third generation minimally invasive treatment of osteoporosis vertebra fracture with miniature titanium implants
  • Deploys real-time nerve root monitoring and computer navigation during spine surgery to prevent nerve injury for complex cases
  • Conceptualised the technique of ‘indirect decompression’ of the spinal canal
  • Certified lateral access spine surgeon
  • Experienced in interventional pain procedures for chronic neck and back pain management by using the latest generation of nucleoplasty, ‘Disc –Fx’ system, for spine degenerative disorders
Academic & Research Contributions
  • Adjunct Assistant Professor, National University Hospital, Singapore
  • Published research papers in the Spine, Bone & Joint Journal and the European Spine Journal
  • Director at spine fellowship programme and mentors advanced trainees from South East Asia
Professional Memberships
  • Member, International Spine Surgeon Community
  • Member, Society for Lateral Access Surgery
  • Member, AO Spine
  • Member, British Association of Spine Surgeon
  • Member, World Spinal Column Society
  • Member, Medical Advisory Board, Mt. Alvernia Hospital, Singapore
  • Member, Spine Surgery Society, Singapore