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Double Fellowship Trained Orthopaedic Specialist In SG

Orthopaedic Surgeon In SG With 20 Years Of Clinical Experience

We aim to help our patients live pain-free and active lives with effective orthopaedic care. Meet our orthopaedic specialists in Singapore who understand your problem and help you on your road to recovery with a personalized approach.

“Your Well-Being Matters To Us”

Our Personalized Orthopaedic Services

We have the best orthopaedic doctors in SG who are masters of their work. We are capable of helping you with all orthopaedic services.

Orthopaedic Consultations

Our orthopaedic specialists have decades of experience. They offer personalized consultations to assess your condition and answer your concerns. Moreover, we create custom treatment plans that involve you at every step of your care.

Orthopaedic Diagnostics

We use advanced imaging and testing to accurately diagnose your orthopaedic conditions.

Orthopaedic Surgery

We prioritize minimally invasive techniques. They help us ensure faster recovery and less discomfort.

Orthopaedic Rehabilitation

We have personalized rehabilitation programs for you. Our team facilitates you throughout your recovery process.

Orthopaedic Pain Management

We have all the pain management solutions, from medications to injections and non-invasive therapies. We do everything to improve your quality of life.

Dr. Tan and Dr. Lau have extensive clinical experience. They have practised in high-volume public hospitals before entering private practice. Our surgeons prioritize offering sustainable and affordable services.

More Than 20 Years of Clinical Experience

Double Fellowship-Trained Surgeons

Dr. Tan and Dr. Lau have extensive clinical experience. They have practised in high-volume public hospitals before entering private practice. Our surgeons prioritize offering sustainable and affordable services.

Orthopaedic Surgery Specialist

Dr Adrian Lau is a orthopaedic surgeon with subspecialty training in primary and complex hip and knee replacements.

He is able to provide consult on hip and knee surgery, in particular the painful total knee, prosthetic joint infection, revision hip and knee surgeries, and periprosthetic fracture.

He is a Visiting Consultant to Changi General Hospital.

Orthopaedic Surgery Specialist

Dr Tan is an orthopaedic surgeon with subspecialty training in hip and knee surgery, making her the first female hip and knee surgeon in Singapore. She is also a Visiting Consultant to
Thomson Medical Centre, and is able to provide consult to a wide range of orthopaedic conditions.

Her main interests are in hip and knee surgery, including arthroscopy, sports injuries, ligament reconstructions and cartilage repair, as well as hip and knee replacements.

What We Do

Let us help in diagnosing and treating your orthopaedic issues.

Screening Packages

We have assembled some packages to help our new patients.

Care Beyond Treatment

What Makes Us Stand Out?

Orthopaedic Specialists in Singapore take pride in a patient-centred and honest approach. We offer services that are sustainable and affordable for our clients.

  1. Double Fellowship Trained, Medisave-accredited Orthopaedic Surgeon
  2. Advanced Treatment Options
  3. Distinctive Edge in Orthopaedic Care
  4. Comprehensive Multidisciplinary & Personalized Approach
  5. Rapid Recovery & Guaranteed Healing

Medisave & Integrated Shield Plans Approved

Great Eastern
NTUC Income

Your Trusted Orthopaedic Clinic in Singapore

Medical treatment can often cause excessive anxiety and uncertainty. Our friendly team relentlessly focuses on prioritising all our patients' well-being. From common pains in the elderly and young to sport-related injuries, we specialise in treating various types of orthopaedic conditions.
We strongly believe that non-surgical treatments should always be the first option, with surgery explored only if needed.

Key Benefits Include:

Our initial consultation begins at $196.2 (w. GST).
We collaborate with many insurance providers, including corporate, which ensures seamless and potentially cashless visits to the clinic.
Our clinic is on the panel of most Integrated Shield Plans, Singapore.

A Smooth Journey To Effective Treatment

Now Is The Time To Get Your Treatment

Set Your Appointment At Your Convenience

Get Your Same Day Consultation

Get Your Customized Treatment Plan 

Review The Results Along With Your Doctor

Get Detailed Aftercare Plans And Rehabilitation

Our Clinic

38 Irrawaddy Road,
Mount Elizabeth Novena Specialist Centre,
#09-21/38, Singapore 329563

Opening Hours
Monday to Friday: 9 am to 5 pm
Saturday: 9am to 1pm
Closed on Sundays and Public Holidays


There are currently 318 orthopaedic surgeons in Singapore, according to data firm Statista. Statista tracks around six thousand practising physicians.

Yes, orthopaedic specialists have expertise in treating sports-related injuries. They have expertise in treating sprains, strains, fractures, and ligament tears. They provide specialized care to athletes and active individuals. Our Orthopaedic specialists do everything to help you return to your sports activities.

The common orthopaedic conditions can be:

  • OsteoarthritisRheumatoid Arthritis
  • Treatment for Arthritis
  • Cubital Tunnel Syndrome
  • Lateral Epicondylitis 
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Ligament Injuries to the Knee
  • Torn Meniscus

If you are struggling with musculoskeletal pain, mobility challenges, or joint instability, go for an orthopaedic specialist. They can better evaluate your condition. They will perform essential tests, and develop a personalized treatment plan

The most common orthopaedic issues are:

  • Lower back pain
  • Joint pain.
  • Joint stiffness 
  • Limited range of motion

The following tests are advisable for bone pain:

  • Computed tomography (CT) 
  • Magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) 
  • X-rays

We evaluate the stability of the knee joint by detailed assessment and testing. We have the best orthopaedic doctors in Singapore who have mastery in all tests and their evaluation from MRI to Pivot Shift Test.

You can see an orthopaedic doctor at any time when you feel pain or discomfort while performing your everyday activities. Our orthopaedic specialists, Dr Adrian Lau and Dr Tan Sok Chuen are always ready to help you recover. You can also consult even if you are totally fine but you want to take better care of your bones and joints.

The success of orthopaedic surgery varies. It depends on the patient's condition and the procedure. However, our skilled surgeons in Singapore are confident in their ability to achieve excellent outcomes.

Orthopaedic tests are specific examinations for orthopaedic specialists. Some of the most common orthopaedic tests are X-ray, MRI, ultrasound or computed tomography. Other tests are:

  • Lachman Test
  • Straight Leg Raise (SLR)
  • McMurray Test
  • Tinel's Sign
  • Valgus and Varus Stress Tests
  • Thompson Test
  • Spurling's Test
  • FABER Test (Patrick's Test)
  • Drawer Test (Ankle)
  • Hawkins-Kennedy Test
Related Information

What is an Orthopaedic Surgeon?

An Orthopaedic Surgeon is a specialized medical professional who diagnoses and treats conditions impacting the musculoskeletal system. Orthopaedic specialists not only prioritize surgical expertise but ensure a holistic approach to treatment. They also emphasize conservative methods, such as physical therapy and pain management. Although, both male and female medical professionals opt to be orthopaedic surgeons. But according to the Research; Where Are the Women in Orthopaedic Surgery? “Relatively few women are currently practising orthopaedics”

What Does an Orthopaedic Surgeon Treat?

Orthopaedic surgeons have expertise in treating a wide range of musculoskeletal disorders.
Orthopaedic Conditions Description
Arthritis Inflammation of joints causing pain and stiffness.
Back and Neck Pain Discomfort or soreness in the back and neck regions
Fractures Bone breakages requiring careful realignment and treatment.
Joint Replacement Surgery Surgical procedure to replace damaged joints for improved mobility.
Osteoporosis A condition characterized by brittle and fragile bones.
Sports Injuries Injuries resulting from sports or physical activities, necessitating treatment.
Tendinitis and Bursitis Inflammation of tendons and bursae causing pain and discomfort.
Torn Ligaments and Cartilage Injury to ligaments and cartilage within the body’s joints.

If you’re experiencing any of these conditions, feel free to contact us right away. We are here to make sure that you get back to your daily activities and enjoy a pain-free life.

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When do you need to see an Orthopaedic Doctor?

  • If pain or injury makes everyday activities a challenge, it’s time to seek expert advice. Many people rely on pain medication alone, but this is not a long-term solution. Consulting an orthopaedic surgeon is essential in such cases. Many people rely solely on pain medication, but that is not the solution. Consulting an Orthopedic Surgeon is imperative in such cases.
  • Chronic pain, persisting for more than 12 weeks despite treatment or medication, warrants professional attention. Most people recover from pain following an injury. Though, prolonged or unexplained pain demands professional assistance from Orthopedic Surgeons in Singapore.
  • Feeling increasing stiffness and a limited range of motion in your joints also indicates joint diseases like arthritis. These conditions degenerate over time. So it’s crucial to consult a Bone and Joint Specialist in Singapore to avoid further deterioration.
  • Instability while standing, walking, or performing basic tasks could signify an issue with your joints. An Orthopedic Specialist for Back Pain in Singapore can diagnose the problem and provide corrective measures in such cases.
  • The presence of warmth, inflammation, and redness in a specific area may be symptoms of an infection. Consult a Singapore Orthopedic Hospital if you notice these signs.
  • You can monitor Soft tissue injuries, like bruises, sprains, or muscle contusions, using the RICE (Rest, Ice, Compression, Elevation) method. If the pain and swelling do not improve within 48 hours, consult an Orthopedic Specialist Clinic in Singapore for a proper assessment.
  • Unexplained joint pain that intensifies even during periods of rest indicates a serious condition. It is often associated with degenerative conditions like arthritis. In such cases, seeking orthopaedic care from a Musculoskeletal Specialist in SG is crucial.

How to Choose an Orthopaedic Surgeon in Singapore

Choose the perfect Orthopaedic Specialist in Singaporeollow the following steps:

  1. Seeking Referrals and Recommendations
  2. Assessing the Surgeon’s Background
  3. Exploring Specialization and Training Of Doctor
  4. Checking Your Insurance Coverage
  5. Evaluating the Surgeon’s Experience

You can confidently choose the right Orthopaedic Specialist in SG for your specific medical requirements by following these guidelines. Make sure that you get a high standard of care and optimal results.

What to Expect at Your Orthopaedic Appointment

Your orthopaedic appointment encompasses these key stages:

Registration and Check-In

 Medical History Discussion

Physical Examination

Diagnostic Tests

Diagnosis and Discussion

Treatment Plan

Follow-Up Appointments

Questions and Concerns


Feel free to ask questions and address any concerns at your orthopaedic appointment.

Ready to take the first step towards a pain-free and active life?

Schedule an appointment with our experienced orthopaedic specialists in Singapore today. We’re here to help you on your road to recovery with a personalized approach.