Dr Tan Kok Yang

Dr Tan Kok Yang

About Dr Tan Kok Yang

Specialty: General Surgery
Designation: Head of Department, Senior Consultant
Qualification: MBBS (Melbourne), MMed (Gen Surg), FRCS (Edin)
Clinical Interests: Colorectal Surgery
Operating Hours: Mon – Fri 8.00am to 5.00pm, Sat 8.00am to 12.00pm


  • Dr Tan Kok Yang is a colon cancer surgeon who specializes in laparoscopic colorectal surgery. He has a particular interest in low rectal tumors and sphincter preservation surgery. Additionally, he performs a broad range of simple and sophisticated anorectal surgeries, including research into new techniques for haemorrhoidal surgery. He also does sophisticated colonoscopy treatments. He completed his fellowship at Japan’s Jichi Medical School, Saitama Medical Center, under Prof Fumio Konishi’s guidance. He is a firm believer in surgical innovation and advancements in research. His study has been widely published in a variety of peer-reviewed international journals. He is a member of the Digestive Endoscopy International Advisory Board. He has also authored four book chapters on colorectal surgery and a number of editorials in international magazines devoted to colorectal surgery. He is a board member of the College of Surgeons’ Chapter of General Surgeons and a committee member of the Singapore Society of Colorectal Surgeons. His other passion in the field of surgery is enhancing patient outcomes in the elderly. He is actively interested in clinical research and projects involving this difficult group of patients.

Dr Tan Kok Yang Appointment Process

Appointment Number (For Serial):Phone: +65 6807 8000, General Enquiries: 6807 8000, Main Line: 6807 8000, (Daily: 8am – 9pm), 9635 1421 (for local SMS), Appointment Line: 6807 8088 (Monday to Friday: 8am – 5.30pm, Saturday: 8am – 1pm Closed on Sundays & Public Holidays) For Online Appointment : Click here

Chamber Name & Address: Admiralty Medical Centre (AdMC), 676 Woodlands Drive 71, #03-01, Kampung Admiralty ,Singapore 730676.

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