Dr Eng is an otorhinolaryngology (ear, nose and throat) specialist practising at Parkway East Hospital and Mount Elizabeth Hospital. He started his surgical training in Singapore and subsequently underwent a rigorous advanced training programme in reputable centres in the United Kingdom where he obtained his specialist degrees and was conferred Fellowships in the Royal Colleges in Edinburgh and Ireland.
As a result of his hard work, Dr Eng has achieved a string of academic accolades, including being conferred as an international fellow of the American Academy of Otolaryngology, Head Neck Surgeons, and as a member of the Portman ENT Institute of France, the Tinnitus Retraining Therapy Association of America, the European Academy of Otology & Neuro-otology, the Singapore Medical Association and the Singapore Society of Otolaryngology.
In 2004, Dr Eng was awarded a national health scholarship to train with renowned experts outside Singapore. During his clinical fellowship from 2004 to 2006, he had the good fortune of being mentored by renowned specialists around the world, from institutions such as the University of Toronto in Canada, the University of Wisconsin in the United States, UCL de Mont Godinne in Belgium and the Portmann Ear Institute in France.
After his return from his fellowship, Dr Eng served as a consultant surgeon in Changi General Hospital before leaving for private practice in 2008. During this short stint, Dr Eng pioneered the Ear & Hearing service and provided subspecialty care in voice and throat management. At the same time, he maintained his interest in children ENT management by collaborating with KK Women’s & Children’s Hospital as a Visiting Consultant.
Dr Eng has a strong pioneering spirit and has performed several firsts in the field of otology. He is one of the first ENT surgeons in Southeast Asia to perform the hybrid cochlear implant, as well as the semi-implantable hearing air (Retro-X).
Dr Eng is committed to improving medial education in Singapore as well as the region. He has been appointed clinical lecturer at the Yong Loo Lin School of Medicine, National University of Singapore since 2011, and has chaired conferences and workshops locally as well as regionally. Dr Eng is has published multiple presentations and articles in various medical journals, and also written chapters in laryngology textbooks.
Bachelor of Medicine, Bachelor of Surgery, Singapore
Fellow of the Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh (Otorhinolaryngology), UK
Fellow of the Royal College of Surgeons of Ireland (Otorhinolaryngology), UK
Fellow of the Academy of Medicine (Otorhinolaryngology), Singapore
Diploma in Otology & Laryngology, Royal College of Surgeons of England
Graduate Diploma in Acupuncture