About Dr Li Hao
Qualification: MBBS, MMED (Otorhinolaryngology), MCI
Clinical Interests: Head & Neck Cancer, General ENT
- Dr Li Hao is an ENT specialist and a head and neck surgeon. He was born in Shanghai and moved to Singapore when he was 15 years old. He graduated from the National University of Singapore with a Bachelor of Medicine and a Bachelor of Surgery in 2008 and finished his Otolaryngology Specialist Training in 2015. Dr. Li Hao has now committed the majority of his time to the management of patients with head and neck growths, particularly malignancies. Recognizing that cancer is a physiologically diverse disease that demands interdisciplinary, scientific, and individualized care customized to each patient, Dr. Li Hao has dedicated a significant portion of his spare time to translational research since 2015, earning a Master of Clinical Investigation from the National University of Singapore in 2017.
- Dr Li Hao traveled to the United States in 2018 and 2019 to complete a hands-on surgical oncology fellowship at Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, where he trained under the supervision of twelve faculty surgeons, including Professor Jatin Shah. He got intensive training during this time period in the therapy of a wide variety of head and neck malignancies, including those of the skin, nose, sinuses, mouth, throat, voice box, thyroid, neck lymph nodes, nerves, blood vessels, and salivary glands. Additionally, he has expertise collaborating with neurosurgeons, ophthalmologists, thoracic surgeons, and plastic surgeons to execute difficult head and neck cancer procedures.
- To gain a better understanding of how surgeons could leverage the strength of a multidisciplinary team to deliver the best care possible for their patients, he did another fellowship with the International Federation of Oncological Societies (IFHNOS) in 2019 and graduated with honors. Dr. Li Hao presently sees patients at Tan Tock Seng and the National University Hospital of Singapore, as well as teaching medical students and specialty trainees at the Lee Kong Chian and Yong Loo Lin Schools of Medicine.
- Additionally, Dr Li Hao has amassed a database of over 2000 surgically removed thyroid specimens and assembled a multidisciplinary team to focus on research that will enhance the value of thyroid nodule and cancer care. He enjoys soccer and exploring nature with his family in his spare time. Dr. Li Hao is proficient in both English and Mandarin and is committed to providing each patient with tailored, evidence-based, and compassionate care.
Dr Li Hao Appointment Process
Appointment Number (For Serial): Phone: +65 6256 6011, General Enquiries: 6256 6011, Centralised Appointment Lines: 6357 7000, 9635 1421 (for local SMS), Billing Enquiries: 6407 8128, Emergency Department: 6357 8754, TTSH Community Fund: 6357 2500. For Online Appointment : Click here
Chamber Name & Address: Tan Tock Seng Hospital (TTSH), 11 Jln Tan Tock Seng, Singapore 308433.