About Dr Thiruchelvam Jegathesan
Qualification: MBBS (Singapore), MRCS (Glasgow), FAMS (Urology)
Clinical Interests: BPH and Endourology
- Dr Thiruchelvam Jegathesan works at Tan Tock Seng Hospital as a Consultant Urologist. He earned a bachelor’s degree in 2007 from the National University of Singapore and was elected to the Royal College of Surgeons of Glasgow in 2011. He completed his residency program at Tan Tock Seng Hospital (NHG cluster, Singapore) in 2018 and joined the hospital the following year. In 2018, he was also elected a Fellow of the Academy of Medicine Singapore (Urology).
- His areas of expertise include benign prostatic problems and endourology. He is the principal surgeon doing Greenlight laser Transurethral Vaporisation of the prostate and other minimally invasive procedures for benign prostatic hypertrophy. Dr Jega directs the TTSH BPH route and serves as chairman of the Urology Clinic’s management committee.
- Dr Jega is actively involved in the education of Singapore’s medical postgraduates and undergraduates. He is currently a Clinical Lecturer and Clinical Teacher at the Yong Loo Lin School of Medicine and the Lee Kong Chian School of Medicine. He is also a member of the core faculty of the residency program, where he assists in the training of the future generation of urologists. In 2017, he was presented with the NHG teaching prize.
Dr Thiruchelvam Jegathesan 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.