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Dr Lee Ser Yee
Senior Consultant Hepatopancreatobiliary Surgeon
MBBS, MMed (Surgery), MSc, FAMS, FRCSEd
Prior to private practice, Dr Lee was a Founding member and Senior Consultant at the Department of Hepatopancreatobiliary (HPB) and Transplant Surgery at Singapore General Hospital (SGH) and an Associate Professor at Duke-NUS Medical School. He served as the Director of the Laparoscopic programme, Surgical Skills Training Program and the SingHealth Surgical Skills Centre.

He started his medical training at the National University of Singapore in 1996 and completed his training in General Surgery and HPB surgery at SGH & the National Cancer Centre, Singapore.

He also completed dual USA fellowships in Advanced Laparoscopic Gallbladder & Liver surgery and Liver Transplantation at the New York Presbyterian Hospital-Weill Cornell Medical Center and a Complex Surgical Oncology fellowship at Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center in New York.
Dr Lee Ser Yee

expertise & philosophy

With clinical interest in minimally-invasive Gallbladder, Liver & Pancreas surgery and novel surgical techniques such as image-guided surgery, Dr Lee has extensive training and clinical experience in the principles and techniques of gallbladder surgery. He believes that each patient’s healing journey is unique and is best undertaken with the patient’s participation and engagement in formulating a holistic and comprehensive treatment plan.

teaching & training surgeons

Dr Lee is passionate about training and education and was an Associate Professor (Adj) with the Duke-NUS Medical School and a Senior Clinical Lecturer in NUS. He has also chaired and conducted many advanced surgical courses and has been invited to give lectures at many conferences worldwide. A founding and committee member of the Singapore Hepato-pancreato-biliary Association (HPBA-S), Dr Lee also serves on the committee of the Chapter of General Surgeons, Singapore.

He is the current Vice-President of the Singapore Hepato-pancreato-biliary Association.

academic & research contributions

Dr Lee has authored more than 170 scientific publications including top journals such as Annals of Surgery and written 2 surgical books and 70 book chapters. He has led as the Principal and Co-investigator for several local and international clinical studies, culminating in over $1 million in competitive grants. He currently sits on the Editorial and Reviewer Board for more than 30 international medical journals.

He is a key opinion leader in HPB surgery and sits on the International Hepato-pancreato-biliary Association (IHPBA) Committees.

Surgical Associates specialises in treating conditions of the gallbladder.
Should you experience symptoms of gallstones and require timely access to treatment, or wish to undergo a risk assessment to understand your condition, secure an appointment with Dr Lee within one working day.
Please call 6454 0054 or click here to WhatsApp. Alternatively, please fill in the form below and we will be in touch with you shortly.
Our Clinic Location:
Mount Elizabeth Medical Centre
#08-07, 3 Mount Elizabeth, Singapore 228510
Tel 6454 0054
WhatsApp 9012 0054
Gleneagles Medical Centre
#05-01, 6 Napier Road, Singapore 258499
Tel 6471 0054
Fax : 6271 0054
Opening Hours:
Mon to Fri : 9am to 5pm
Sat : 9am to 1pm
Sun & PH : By Appointment Only
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