Dr Keith Goh is a neurosurgeon at Mount Elizabeth Hospital, Singapore.
His specialty interests are in paediatric neurosurgery, neuro-oncology (brain and spinal cord tumours), stroke and stroke risk assessment, minimally invasive neurosurgery for spine conditions, chronic pain management, and functional restoration of patients.
In Singapore, he led surgical teams in rarely performed surgeries to separate three sets of conjoined twins from Nepal, Iran and South Korea in 2001 and 2003. He is currently a consultant neurosurgeon at Mount Elizabeth Hospital.
Dr Goh earned his medical degree from the National University of Singapore (NUS) in 1985, and subsequently underwent neurosurgical residency in Hong Kong and subspecialty training in paediatric neurosurgery in New York.
He was the earliest neurosurgeon to use stem cells to treat cerebral palsy. He has practised medicine for more than 30 years.
He is an honorary associate professor of neurosurgery at the Prince of Wales Hospital, The Chinese University of Hong Kong. His bibliography includes 40 original articles, 10 book chapters, and 104 abstracts and lectures on his various research interests such as brain and spinal cord tumours, stroke and neurologic disorders in children.
He has been featured in major news media including CNN, BBC, CNA and ITV.