Dr. Matthew Yeo
Consultant Plastic Surgeon

QualificationS

FEBOPRAS, FAMS (Plastic Surgery), MMed (Surgery), MRCS, MBBS

APPOINTMENTS
  • Consultant Plastic Surgeon, Picasso Plastic Surgery
  • Visiting Consultant, Singapore General Hospital
  • Visiting Consultant, Changi General Hospital
  • Adjunct Associate Professor, School of Biological Sciences, Nanyang Technological University
  • National Secretary, International Society of Aesthetic Plastic Surgeons
  • Past Chairman, Chapter of Plastic, Reconstructive and Aesthetic Surgeons, College of Surgeons, Singapore
  • Past board member, College of Surgeons, Singapore
AWARDS
  • Gold Medal (Plastic Surgery), College of Surgeons, Singapore, 2013
  • Fellow, Health Manpower Development Award, Ministry of Health, 2013

Surgeon | Artisan

ADJUNCT ASSOCIATE PROFESSOR MATTHEW YEO
FEBOPRAS, FAMS (Plastic Surgery), MMed (Surgery), MRCS (Edinburgh), MBBS

Dr Matthew Yeo is the founder and medical director of Picasso Plastic Surgery, Singapore. He is an art enthusiast and continually develops this interest in synchrony with his other passion, plastic surgery. He strives to deliver tasteful, exquisite and bespoke results, and patients know him to deliver warm and personal care. He delivers the whole range of treatments ranging from non-surgical procedures to surgery. He is the current national secretary representing Singapore at the International Society of Aesthetic Plastic Surgeons, and is an adjunct associate professor position at the Nanyang Technological University. Dr Yeo has trained with some of the biggest names in plastic surgery internationally, and brings an amalgamation of decades of expertise and experience from his mentors into his clinical practice.

Affiliations: Why These Matter

Dr Yeo is a member of the elite International Society of Aesthetic Plastic Surgeons, the Singapore Association of Plastic Surgeons, the Singapore Society of Cosmetic (Aesthetic) Surgeons, and Breast Reconstruction Awareness (Singapore). These are organizations which admit only bona fide board certified plastic surgeons who are committed to high standards and quality care.

A Brief History

Dr Yeo graduated from the School of Medicine, National University of Singapore, in year 2002. He completed his internship, conscript military service, and Basic Specialty Training in year 2007. He then successfully completed Advanced Specialty Training in plastic surgery in year 2012 and was awarded the Gold Medal by the College of Surgeons, Singapore, for the national plastic surgery board examinations. In 2013, he received the Health Manpower Development Program award from the Ministry of Health and completed a one-year fellowship in Advanced Reconstructive Microsurgery in Taiwan, Republic of China, under the mentorship of world-renowned Professor Hung-Chi Chen. He was conferred Fellow of the European Board of Plastic, Reconstructive and Aesthetic Surgeons following successful completion of its board examinations in year 2015. He has since undergone multiple fellowships and observerships with some of the biggest names in aesthetic surgery in Australia, Belgium, South Korea, Taiwan ROC, Thailand, and the United States of America.

Clinical Interests

His key clinical interests in aesthetic practice include facial rejuvenation (non-surgical and surgical), breast surgery, and post-weight loss contouring. Dr Yeo performed a high volume of reconstructive procedures in his earlier years while working in public service, including reconstruction of the head and neck, breast, and the extremities. Dr Yeo is a visiting consultant plastic surgeon at the Singapore General Hospital and Changi General Hospital, where he continues to share his experience with the next generation of plastic surgeons. He is academically active and frequently delivers lectures and conducts workshops at regional and local plastic surgery conferences. He is faculty for an international aesthetic surgery training institute, and is a key opinion leader for some companies engaged in the plastic surgery industry. He holds two research patents in relation to plastic surgery.

Curriculum Vitae

Licensure and Board Certification

  Singapore Medical Council, Full Registration, 2003 – present

  Singapore Medical Council, Specialist Registration, Plastic Surgeon, 2012 – present

Ministry of Health, Singapore, Specialist Accreditation, 2012 – present

  European Board of Plastic, Reconstructive and Aesthetic Surgeons, 2015 – present

  Adjunct Associate Professor, Nanyang Technological University, 2019 – present

  Residency Advisory Committee Member, Ministry of Health, 2018 – present

  Clinical lecturer, National University of Singapore, 2008 – present

  Fellow, Academy of Medicine, Singapore, 2013 – present

  Fellow, European Board of Plastic, Reconstructive and Aesthetic Surgeons, 2015 – present

  Core Clinical Faculty Member, Plastic Surgery Residency Program, National Healthcare Group, 2013 – 2019

  Visiting consultant (attending surgeon), Singapore General Hospital, 2015 – present

  Visiting consultant, Changi General Hospital, 2016 – present

  Consultant, Tan Tock Seng Hospital, 2012 – 2019

  Visiting consultant, 2016 – 2019

National Secretary, International Society of Aesthetic Plastic Surgeons, 2020 – present

Vice-chairman, Chapter of Plastic, Reconstructive and Aesthetic Surgeons, College of Surgeons, Singapore, Academy of Medicine, Singapore, 2019 – present

Board member, College of Surgeons, Singapore, Academy of Medicine, Singapore, 2015 – 2018

Chairman, Chapter of Plastic, Reconstructive and Aesthetic Surgeons, College of Surgeons, Singapore, Academy of Medicine, Singapore, 2015 – 2018

Faculty of Medical Experts, Academy of Medicine, Singapore, 2018 – present

Medical Assessor Panel, Singapore Medical Council, 2018 – 2021

Committee member, Review Committee on Sedation Guidelines, Academy of Medicine, Singapore, 2019 – present

Member, Aesthetic Working Committee, Ministry of Health, 2017 – 2019

Committee Member, Clinical Innovation Committee, National Healthcare Group, 2015 – 2019

Gold Medal (Plastic Surgery), College of Surgeons, Singapore, 2013

Fellow, Health Manpower Development Award, Ministry of Health, 2013

Best poster presentation (winner), National Healthcare Group Annual Scientific Meeting 2008

Best oral presentation (merit) , National Healthcare Group Annual Scientific Meeting 2007

Institute of Medical Education and Training Fund Award, National Healthcare Group, 2007

Outstanding registrar performance, Division of Surgery, National University Hospital, 2012

Outstanding registrar performance, Division of Surgery, National University Hospital, 2011

Outstanding registrar performance, Division of Surgery, National University Hospital, 2010

Outstanding registrar performance, Division of Surgery, National University Hospital, 2008

Outstanding medical officer performance, Division of Surgery, National University Hospital, 2006

Healthcare Humanity Award, The Courage Fund, 2003

Singapore Armed Forces Overseas Operations Medal, Singapore Armed Forces, 2005

Inventor, “An automated encrypted additive manufacturing ecosystem”, NHIC I2P grant, 2019

Co-principal investigator, “Enhancing clinical training with immersive technology”, joint grant funding by Ng Teng Fong Healthcare Innovation Programme and Infocomm Media Development Authority (Singapore), 2017

Inventor, “3D volumetric scanning and printing for breast reconstruction surgery”, NHIC grant, 2017

Personalized medicine in breast cancer reconstruction: Use of 3D surface scanning and creation of the ideal breast mould (Co-Investigator), Ng Teng Fong Healthcare Innovation Programme (Innovation Track – Cat 3 Seed Funding) Grant, 2016

Inventor, “MSC Exosomes in Wound Closure and Hair Growth”, Patent Applicant: Agency for Science and Technology Research, 2011

Collaborator, “Bioactive scaffold with release of vascular endothelial growth factor for vascular tissue engineering in peripheral vascular disease, National Medical Research Council Exploratory/Development Grant, 2009

Professional Advisory, “Advisory for Plastic Surgeons: Breast Implant Associated-Anaplastic Large Cell Lymphoma”, Chapter of Plastic, Reconstructive and Aesthetic Surgeons, College of Surgeons, Singapore, Academy of Medicine, Singapore, 15 Mar 2019

Public Advisory, “Breast Implant Associated-Anaplastic Large Cell Lymphoma (BIA-ALCL) Advisory, Singapore Association of Plastic Surgeons, 15 Mar 2019

 Report of the Taskforce on Aesthetic Medical Practice, Academy of Medicine, Singapore, 6 Jun 2016

  • Editorial board member, Asian Journal of Surgery, 2014-present
  • Editorial advisory board, Dermatology & Therapy, 2014 – present
  • Hedgehog pathway inhibitors and their utility in basal cell carcinoma: A comprehensive review of current evidence. Dermatol Ther 2019;9(1): 33-49.
  • The scrotal free flap: First successful clinical application of a free super-thin external pudendal artery (STEPA) flap for reconstruction of a foot defect. J Plast Reconstr Aesthet Surg 2018;71(2):262-264.
  • Evaluating an iPad app in measuring wound dimension: A pilot study. J Wound Care 2017;26(12):752-760.
  • Penetrating foreign body in the masticator space with injury to the internal maxillary artery: A surgical challenge. Ann R Coll Surg Engl 2016;Aug23:e1-e3.
  • Submillimeter diameter poly(vinyl alcohol) vascular graft patency in rabbit model. Front Bioeng Biotechnol 2016;4:44.
  • Dysplasia, not malignancy, present in a 41-year-old colonic interposition flap. Asian J Surg 2016;39(2):124-5.
  • Sling suspension using the anterior third of the temporalis muscle extended with tendon graft to correct oral incontinence after free flap reconstruction in cases of a major defect of the lower lip muscle. Head Neck 2016;38(5),683-8.
  • The laparoscopic right gastroepiploic lymph node flap transfer for upper and lower limb lymphedema: Technique and outcomes. Microsurgery 2015;Jul 15.
  • Right gastroepiploic lymph node flap. Microsurgery 35(6):496-7.
  • Free lymph node flap transfer and laser-assisted liposuction: a combined techniquefor the treatment of moderate upper limb lymphedema. Lasers Med Sci2015;30(4):1377-85.
  • End-to-patch anastomosis for microvascular transfer of free flaps with small pedicle.J Plast Reconstr Aesthet Surg 2015;68(4):559-64.
  • Reconstruction after orbital exenteration using gracilis muscle free flap.Microsurgery 2015;35(3):169-76.
  • A comparison of vascularized cervical lymph node transfer with and without modified Charles’ procedure for the treatment of lower limb lymphedema. Plast Reconstr Surg 2014;134(1):171e-2e.
  • Microsurgical debulking procedure after free lymph node flap transfer. Microsurgery 2014;34(8):670-1.
  • Non-crushing intestinal clamps used as a tourniquet for resection of a large vascular malformation of the lower lip. J Plast Reconstr Aesthet Surg 2014;67(9):e234-5.
  • Donor site of toe transfer: is combined second and third toe transfer the better choice? A 31-year follow up. Microsurgery 2014;34(6):500-1.
  • Lymphedema fat graft: an ideal filler for facial rejuvenation. Arch Plast Surg 2014;41(5):588-93.
  • Two-stage free and pedicle jejunum for esophageal replacement after failed colon interposition for caustic injury in a 5 year-old child. J Plast Reconstr Aesthet Surg 2014;67(3):417-9.
  • Modified Charles procedure and lymph node flap transfer for advanced lower extremity lymphedema. Microsurgery 2014;34(6):439-47.
  • Sequential multi-layered hemostatic sutures for stepwise removal of arteriovenous malformations: The pineapple technique. J Plast Reconstr Surg 2013;67(4):581-2.
  • A novel “continuous-interrupted” method for microvascular anastomosis. Microsurgery 2014;34(1):82-4.
  • Extraosseous infraorbital nerve Schwannoma in an adolescent male: A case report. Ann Plast Surg 2013;71(2):196-7.
  • A reappraisal of functional reconstruction of extension of the knee following quadriceps resection or loss. J Bone J Surg (Br) 2012;94(8):1016-23.
  • Maxillary artery injury associated with subcondylar mandible fractures: A novel treatment algorithm. J Craniomaxillofac Trauma Reconstr 2012;5:83-8.
  • Supraorbital nerve conduction in normal study subjects. Muscle Nerve 2012;45(4),603-4.
  • Cancer of the gastric cardia is rising in incidence in an Asian population and is associated with adverse outcome. World J Surg 2011;35(3):617-24.
  • The kidney dish as a template for titanium mesh contouring in supraorbital rim fractures: A simple and effective method. J Oral Maxillofac Surg 2011;69(6):e161-4.
  • Toxic epidermal necrolysis (TEN) associated with TS-1 in a patient with gastric cancer. Jap J Clin Oncol 2011;41(5):666-8.
  • Mydriasis during orbital floor fracture reconstruction: A novel diagnostic and treatment algorithm. J Craniomaxillofac Trauma Reconstr 2010;3(4):209-16.
  • Simultaneous laser depilation and perforator-based fasciocutaneous Limberg flap for pilonidal sinus reconstruction. J Plast Reconstr Aesthet Surg 2010;63(11):e798-800.
  • Management of gamma nail breakage with bipolar hemiarthroplasty. Singapore Med J 2009;50(1):e44-7.
  • Finger constriction by a brass threading die. J Hand Surg Eur 2008;33(3):392-3.
  1. Faculty, Cadaver dissection, IFAAS Advanced Blepharoplasty Masterclass Symposium, Singapore, 29 Nov 2019.
  2. Speaker, “Ancillary procedures in the Asian blepharoplasty”, IFAAS Advanced Blepharoplasty Masterclass Symposium, Singapore, 28 Nov 2019.
  3. Speaker, “Incisional blepharoplasty”, IFAAS Advanced Blepharoplasty Masterclass Symposium, Singapore, 28 Nov 2019.
  4. Speaker, “Introduction to the Asian blepharoplasty”, IFAAS Advanced Blepharoplasty Masterclass Symposium, Singapore, 28 Nov 2019.
  5. Speaker, “Safety in Filler Injections”, Plastic Aesthetic Surgery Meeting 2019, Singapore, 19 Oct 2019.
  6. Speaker, “Achieving Aesthetic Excellence: The 5 Facets of Facial Assessment”, Plastic Aesthetic Surgery Meeting 2019, Singapore, 18 Oct 2019.
  7. Speaker, “Current evidence for repair and reconstruction of the chest wall, ribs and sternum”, Advances in Thoracic Surgery, Oncology & Pulmonology 2019, Singapore, 15 Sep 2019.
  8. Speaker, “Principles of rib osteosynthesis”, Advances in Thoracic Surgery, Oncology & Pulmonology 2019, Singapore, 15 Sep 2019.
  9. Speaker, “Planning for muscle transposition surgery”, Advances in Thoracic Surgery, Oncology & Pulmonology 2019, Singapore, 15 Sep 2019.
  10. Speaker, “Introduction to the RAPPORT technique”, Advances in Thoracic Surgery, Oncology & Pulmonology 2019, Singapore, 15 Sep 2019.
  11. Moderator, Session VIII, “The Future of Medicine”, UTOPIA Scientific Congress 2019, Singapore, 13 – 14 Sep 2019.
  12. Speaker, “Chest wall reconstruction in trauma and tumor resection”, Advanced Thoracic Nursing Course 2019, Singapore, 6 Sep 2019.
  13. Speaker, “Pressure ulcers: A surgical perspective”, Initiative Chronic Wound Management Woundtherapist ICW certification program, Singapore, 6 Sep 2019.
  14. Speaker, “Preventing and managing complications with injectables”, 32nd Dermatological Society of Singapore (DSS) Annual Scientific Meeting, 13 Jul 2019.
  15. Faculty, “Facelift”, The 1st Asian Cosmetic Surgery Cadaver Dissection Workshop conjoint with The 15th KSAS Cadaver Dissection Workshop 2019, Singapore, 8 Jun 2019.
  16. Faculty, “Filler deposition dissections”, The 1st Asian Cosmetic Surgery Cadaver Dissection Workshop conjoint with The 15th KSAS Cadaver Dissection Workshop 2019, Singapore, 8 Jun 2019.
  17. Faculty, “Filler and botulinum toxin injection techniques”, The 1st Asian Cosmetic Surgery Cadaver Dissection Workshop conjoint with The 15th KSAS Cadaver Dissection Workshop 2019, Singapore, 7 Jun 2019.
  18. Speaker, “Lower face lift”, The 1st Asian Cosmetic Surgery Cadaver Dissection Workshop conjoint with The 15th KSAS Cadaver Dissection Workshop 2019, Singapore, 7 Jun 2019.
  19. Speaker, “Midface lift”, The 1st Asian Cosmetic Surgery Cadaver Dissection Workshop conjoint with The 15th KSAS Cadaver Dissection Workshop 2019, Singapore, 7 Jun 2019.
  20. Speaker, “Lower blepharoplasty”, The 1st Asian Cosmetic Surgery Cadaver Dissection Workshop conjoint with The 15th KSAS Cadaver Dissection Workshop 2019, Singapore, 7 Jun 2019.
  21. Speaker, “Practical guide on rib preparation and Matrix plate contouring for chest wall reconstruction in thoracic tumor cases”, Asia Pacific Thoracic Instructional Workshop, Bangkok, Thailand, 8 May 2019.
  22. Speaker, “Principles and practice of chest wall reconstruction using MatrixRIB implants”, Asia Pacific Thoracic Instructional Workshop, Bangkok, Thailand, 8 May 2019.
  23. Moderator, “Chest Wall Trauma”, Asia Pacific Thoracic Instructional Workshop, Bangkok, Thailand, 7 May 2019.
  24. Speaker, “The Science of Neurotoxin”, MyFace Cadaveric Workshop, Singapore, 5 May 2019.
  25. Speaker, “Important Facial Anatomy”, MyFace Cadaveric Workshop, Singapore, 5 May 2019.
  26. Speaker, “Anatomy and safety in filler injections”, Malaysian Association of Plastic Aesthetic and Craniofacial Surgeons 23rd Annual Scientific Congress 2019, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, 14 Apr 2019.
  27. Speaker, “Postbariatric body contouring”, Malaysian Association of Plastic Aesthetic and Craniofacial Surgeons 23rd Annual Scientific Congress 2019, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, 13 Apr 2019.
  28. Speaker, “Facelift in Asian patients”, Malaysian Association of Plastic Aesthetic and Craniofacial Surgeons 23rd Annual Scientific Congress 2019, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, 13 Apr 2019.
  29. Speaker, “Reconstruction of chronic wounds of the lower extremity”, Research Seminar, School of Biological Sciences, National Technological University, 9 Apr 2019.
  30. Speaker, “The Role of exosomes in wound healing”, Research Seminar, School of Biological Sciences, National Technological University, 9 Apr 2019.
  31. Speaker, “Surgical rejuvenation of the face”, Changi General Hospital Nursing Inservice and Continuous Professional Development Program, Singapore, 3 Apr 2019.
  32. Speaker, “Infrabrow excision upper blepharoplasty”, The 38th Congress of Korean Society of Aesthetic Surgery, Seoul, South Korea, 24 Mar 2019.
  33. Chair, Session 3, “Surgical procedures of choice for eyelash malposition, Aesthetic eyelid procedures I”, The 38th Congress of Korean Society of Aesthetic Surgery, Seoul, South Korea, 24 Mar 2019.
  34. Speaker, “Midface lift: Overview, indications and complications”, National Healthcare Group Eye Institute Orbitofacial Symposium 2019, Singapore, 16 Mar 2019.
  35. Chair, Session 1A “Form & Function in Aesthetic Oculoplastic Surgery, Part I”, National Healthcare Group Eye Institute Orbitofacial Symposium 2019, Singapore, 16 Mar 2019.
  36. Invited speaker, “Surgical techniques in facial nerve palsy management”, National Healthcare Group Eye Institute Orbitofacial Symposium 2019, Singapore, 15 Mar 2019.
  37. Tutor, “Plastic Surgery for General Surgery Residents”, General Surgery ABSITE teaching, 26 Nov 2018.
  38. Speaker, “Breast reduction and mastopexy in the Asian patient”, Australian Breast Masters Symposium, Sydney, Australia, 18 Oct 2018.
  39. Speaker and practical demonstrator, “Anatomy of the face: Avoiding the Pillow Face”, Galderma filler workshop, Singapore, 28 Sep 2018.
  40. Speaker, “Surgical anatomy of the face: Implications for facelift techniques”, International Fellowship in Advanced Aesthetic Science, Singapore, 14 Sep 2019.
  41. Moderator, Session 4, AOCMF Course on Advances in Orbital and Mandible Condyle Trauma, Singapore, 13 Sep 2018.
  42. Faculty, Cadaveric dissection: Reconstruction of the chest wall following tumor resection, The ASEAN Chest Wall Repair and Reconstruction Course, Singapore, 13 Sep 2018.
  43. Speaker, “Introduction of the RAPPORT technique”, The ASEAN Chest Wall Repair and Reconstruction Course, Singapore, 13 Sep 2018.
  44. Speaker, “How can I plan for muscle transpositions before operations?”, The ASEAN Chest Wall Repair and Reconstruction Course, Singapore, 13 Sep 2018.
  45. Faculty, Cadaveric dissection: Approaches to the fractured rib, The ASEAN Chest Wall Repair and Reconstruction Course, Singapore, 13 Sep 2018.
  46. Speaker, “Principles of plating”, The ASEAN Chest Wall Repair and Reconstruction Course, Singapore, 13 Sep 2018.
  47. Speaker, “Current evidence for repair and reconstruction of chest wall following trauma”, The ASEAN Chest Wall Repair and Reconstruction Course, Singapore, 13 Sep 2018.
  48. Moderator, Session 4, “Advances in Aesthetic Surgery”, Plastic Aesthetic Surgery Meeting 2018, Singapore 1 Sep 2018.
  49. Speaker, “Optimizing Safety with Injectables”, Plastic Aesthetic Surgery Meeting 2018, Singapore, 1 Sep 2018.
  50. Speaker, “Plastic surgery in the elderly”, Surgery in the Elderly Symposium, Singapore, 11 Aug 2018.
  51. Speaker, “Excisional techniques for lymphedema management”, Wound Healing Society Singapore Congress 2018, Singapore, 4 Aug 2018.
  52. Faculty, Cadaveric dissection: Toxin and filler injection in the neck, The 8th ITCAM (International ThaiCosDerm Congress on Aesthetic Medicine), Bangkok, Thailand, 17 Jul 2018.
  53. Faculty, Cadaveric dissection: Toxin and filler injection in the lower face, The 8th ITCAM (International ThaiCosDerm Congress on Aesthetic Medicine), Bangkok, Thailand, 17 Jul 2018.
  54. Faculty, Cadaveric dissection: Toxin and filler injection in the midface, The 8th ITCAM (International ThaiCosDerm Congress on Aesthetic Medicine), Bangkok, Thailand, 17 Jul 2018.
  55. Faculty, Cadaveric dissection: Toxin and filler injection in the upper face, The 8th ITCAM (International ThaiCosDerm Congress on Aesthetic Medicine), Bangkok, Thailand, 17 Jul 2018.
  56. Speaker, “Applied neuroanatomy: What’s important to know for cosmetic surgery”, The 8th ITCAM (International ThaiCosDerm Congress on Aesthetic Medicine), Bangkok, Thailand, 17 Jul 2018.
  57. Faculty, Cadaveric dissection: Thread lift in the face and neck, design and technique, The 8th ITCAM (International ThaiCosDerm Congress on Aesthetic Medicine), Bangkok, Thailand, 17 Jul 2018.
  58. Speaker, “Practical applied anatomy for thread lifting”, The 8th ITCAM (International ThaiCosDerm Congress on Aesthetic Medicine), Bangkok, Thailand, 17 Jul 2018.
  59. Faculty, Discussion on complication and their management, The 8th ITCAM (International ThaiCosDerm Congress on Aesthetic Medicine), Bangkok, Thailand, 16 Jul 2018.
  60. Faculty and live demonstration, “My safe technique for filler injection on red alert zone”, The 8th ITCAM (International ThaiCosDerm Congress on Aesthetic Medicine), Bangkok, Thailand, 16 Jul 2018.
  61. Speaker, “Review of vascular compromise and vision loss in the world literature”, The 8th ITCAM (International ThaiCosDerm Congress on Aesthetic Medicine), Bangkok, Thailand, 16 Jul 2018.
  62. Faculty, “Filler injection technique to avoid compliation”, The 8th ITCAM (International ThaiCosDerm Congress on Aesthetic Medicine), Bangkok, Thailand, 16 Jul 2018.
  63. Faculty, “Perioral and lower face complications (Toxin)”, The 8th ITCAM (International ThaiCosDerm Congress on Aesthetic Medicine), Bangkok, Thailand, 16 Jul 2018.
  64. Faculty and live demonstration, “Perioral and lower face: The right technique to avoid complication”, The 8th ITCAM (International ThaiCosDerm Congress on Aesthetic Medicine), Bangkok, Thailand, 16 Jul 2018.
  65. Faculty, “Periorbital complications (Toxin)”, The 8th ITCAM (International ThaiCosDerm Congress on Aesthetic Medicine), Bangkok, Thailand, 16 Jul 2018.
  66. Faculty and live demonstration, “Periorbital injection: The right technique to avoid complication”, The 8th ITCAM (International ThaiCosDerm Congress on Aesthetic Medicine), Bangkok, Thailand, 16 Jul 2018.
  67. Commentator, Session 135: IMCAS Alert, Clinical Cases Review: Surgery, IMCAS (International Master Course on Aging Science) Asia 2018, Bangkok, Thailand, 15 Jul 2018.
  68. Chair, Session 086: Meet the experts: Buttock surgery, IMCAS (International Master Course on Aging Science) Asia 2018, Bangkok, Thailand, 14 Jul 2018.
  69. Speaker, “Post-bariatric body contouring: My experience and philosophy”, IMCAS (International Master Course on Aging Science) Asia 2018, Bangkok, Thailand, 14 Jul 2018.
  70. Chair, Session 084: Breast augmentation, IMCAS (International Master Course on Aging Science) Asia 2018, Bangkok, Thailand, 14 Jul 2018.
  71. Video commentator, “Video anatomy on cadaver workshop: Fat transfer to breast and buttock”, IMCAS (International Master Course on Aging Science) Asia 2018, Bangkok, Thailand, 14 Jul 2018.
  72. Speaker, “Surgical rejuvenation of the face and neck in Asian patients”, IMCAS (International Master Course on Aging Science) Asia 2018, Bangkok, Thailand, 14 Jul 2018.
  73. Chair, Session 002: How to avoid injectable complications: midface and nose, IMCAS (International Master Course on Aging Science) Asia 2018, Bangkok, Thailand, 13 Jul 2018.
  74. Speaker, “Chest wall reconstruction in trauma and tumor”, 8th Advanced Thoracic Nursing Course 2018, Singapore, 9 Jul 2018.
  75. Speaker, “Optimizing safety with injectables”, The 9th Regional Scientific Meeting of Pediatric Deramtology (RSMPD), jointly with The 31st Annual Scientific Meeting of the Dermatological Society of Singapore, Singapore, 29 Apr 2018.
  76. Speaker and clinical tutor, Assessment of the head and neck, Clinical Skills Foundation Programme (CSFP) AY2017/2018, Yong Loo Lin School of Medicine, National University of Singapore, 9 Apr 2017.
  77. Chair, Room E Session III: Face lift and Rejuvenation, The 36th Congress of the Korean Society of Aesthetic Surgery and 18th International Blepharoplasty Symposium, Seoul, South Korea, 25 Mar 2018.
  78. Speaker, “Rejuvenation of the face and neck in Asian patients”, The 36th Congress of the Korean Society of Aesthetic Surgery and 18th International Blepharoplasty Symposium, Seoul, South Korea, 25 Mar 2018.
  79. Speaker, “Aesthetic considerations after facial tumor removal”, The 36th Congress of the Korean Society of Aesthetic Surgery and 18th International Blepharoplasty Symposium, Seoul, South Korea, 25 Mar 2018.
  80. Speaker, “Minimal-incision maxillofacial fracture repair”, The 36th Congress of the Korean Society of Aesthetic Surgery and 18th International Blepharoplasty Symposium, Seoul, South Korea, 25 Mar 2018.
  81. Chair, Session I: Approach to the aesthetic patient, National Healthcare Group Eye Institute Orbito-facial Symposium 2018: Oculoplastic Surgery 101, Singapore, 10 Mar 2018.
  82. Speaker, “The aesthetic periocular evaluation”, National Healthcare Group Eye Institute Orbito-facial Symposium 2018: Oculoplastic Surgery 101, Singapore, 10 Mar 2018.
  83. Speaker, “Lower eyelid ectropion and facial asymmetry”, National Healthcare Group Eye Institute Orbito-facial Symposium 2018: Oculoplastic Surgery 101, Singapore, 9 Mar 2018.
  84. Speaker, “Fat grafting in the Asian patient”, AnEW (Anti-ageing, Esthetics, and Wellness) Conference and Exhibition, Singapore, 7 Mar 2018.
  85. Chair, Plenary session III: Injectables safety with focus on avoidance, recognition and management of complications in collaboration with the Australian ASAPS, AnEW (Anti-ageing, Esthetics, and Wellness) Conference and Exhibition, Singapore, 7 Mar 2018.
  86. Speaker, “Emerging concepts in body contouring”, AnEW (Anti-ageing, Esthetics, and Wellness) Conference and Exhibition, Singapore, 6 Mar 2018.
  87. Panelist, “The use of virtual reality in healthcare innovation”, “Live & Learn” Session, VR SMF (Virtual Reality Singapore Media Festival) Ignite Conference by Infocomm Media Development Authority, Marina Bay Sands, Singapore, 29 Nov 2017.
  88. Speaker, “Liposuction and fat grafting”, Tan Tock Seng Hospital Operating Room Nurse Continual Professional Development program, 25 Nov 2017.
  89. Speaker, “Informed consent in special settings: Aesthetic Surgery”, The Annual National Medicolegal Seminar 2017, Singapore Medical Association, Grand Copthorne Waterfront Convention Center, 14 Oct 2017.
  90. Moderator, Session 1: Upper eyelid surgery, Plastic Aesthetic Surgery Meeting 2017, National University Hospital, Singapore, 6 Oct 2017.
  91. Speaker, “Chest wall reconstruction in trauma and tumor”, Advanced Thoracic Nursing Course, Tan Tock Seng Hospital, Singapore, 4 Sep 2017.
  92. Speaker, “Assessing and managing lymphedema in lower limb wounds”, The 3rd Changi General Hospital Wound Symposium 2017, Changi General Hospital, Singapore, 26 Aug 2017.
  93. Moderator, Session 2: Nasoorbitoethmoidal injuries Part I, AOCMF Seminar: Controversies in Craniomaxillofacial Trauma, Tan Tock Seng Hospital, Singapore, 18 Aug 2017.
  94. Speaker, “My preferred implant material for orbital reconstruction”, AOCMF Seminar: Controversies in Craniomaxillofacial Trauma, Tan Tock Seng Hospital, Singapore, 18 Aug 2017.
  95. Speaker, “Bioethics in Vascularized Composite Tissue Allotransplantation”, Vascularized Composite Tissue Allotransplantation Workshop, SingHealth Duke- NUS Surgical & Anaesthesia Congress 2017, Singapore, 1 Aug 2017.
  96. Speaker, “Breast cancer reconstruction during primary surgery, the new norm?”, Advances in Surgical Oncology Track, 51st Singapore-Malaysia Congress of Medicine, Singapore, 23 Jul 2017.
  97. Faculty, Small group discussion session D: Load bearing fixation of mandible fractures, AOCMF Course: Management of Facial Trauma, Mumbai, India, 15 Jul 2017.
  98. Faculty, Practical exercise 3: Complex fractures of the mandible, AOCMF Course: Management of Facial Trauma, Mumbai, India, 15 Jul 2017.
  99. Faculty, Small group discussion session C: Mandible fractures, AOCMF Course: Management of Facial Trauma, Mumbai, India, 15 Jul 2017.
  100. Faculty, Practical exercise 2: Load-sharing mandibular fracture fixation, AOCMF Course: Management of Facial Trauma, Mumbai, India, 15 Jul 2017.
  101. Faculty, Small group discussion session B: Nasoorbitoethmoid and frontal sinus fractures, AOCMF Course: Management of Facial Trauma, Mumbai, India, 14 Jul 2017.
  102. Faculty, Practical exercise 1: Complex midface fractures and maxillomandibular fixation techniques, AOCMF Course: Management of Facial Trauma, Mumbai, India, 14 Jul 2017.
  103. Faculty, Small group discussion session A: Midface Fractures, AOCMF Course: Management of Facial Trauma, Mumbai, India, 14 Jul 2017.
  104. Speaker, “Surgical approaches to the midface”, AOCMF Course: Management of Facial Trauma, Mumbai, India, 14 Jul 2017.
  105. Instructor, Cadaver dissection, Pre-World Society of Reconstructive Microsurgery Microsurgery, Robotics, and Cavaderic Perforator Flap Course, Singapore, 10-11 Jun 2017.
  106. Speaker, “Internal mammary artery perforator flaps”, Pre-World Society of Reconstructive Microsurgery Microsurgery, Robotics, and Cavaderic Perforator Flap Course, Singapore, 10-12 Jun 2017.
  107. Speaker and faculty, “Minimally invasive periocular rejuvenation: case discussion”, National Advanced Surgical Training / Residency Monthly Teaching, Singapore, 24 Mar 2017.
  108. Speaker and faculty, “Filler injections: Anatomy, safety, and complications”, National Advanced Surgical Training / Residency Monthly Teaching, Singapore, 24 Mar 2017.
  109. Speaker and faculty, “Facial rejuvenation with botulinum toxin injections”, National Advanced Surgical Training / Residency Monthly Teaching, Singapore, 24 Mar 2017.
  110. Speaker and faculty, “Aesthetic periocular evaluation”, National Advanced Surgical Training / Residency Monthly Teaching, Singapore, 24 Mar 2017.
  111. Speaker, “Infrabrow excision blepharoplasty”, Session 3 (Blepharoplasty), The Congress of Eastern Cosmetic Surgery and Medicine 2017 and conjoint 34th Congress of Korean Society of Aesthetic Surgery, South Korea, 8 Apr 2017.
  112. Speaker, “Post-bariatric body contouring: Principles and Practice”, Session 3 (Body Contouring), The Congress of Eastern Cosmetic Surgery and Medicine 2017 and conjoint 34th Congress of Korean Society of Aesthetic Surgery, South Korea, 8 Apr 2017.
  113. Chairman, Session 2 (Breast), The Congress of Eastern Cosmetic Surgery and Medicine 2017 and conjoint 34th Congress of Korean Society of Aesthetic Surgery, South Korea, 8 Apr 2017.
  114. Speaker and clinical tutor, Assessment of the breast, Clinical Skills Foundation Programme (CSFP) AY2016/2017, Yong Loo Lin School of Medicine, National University of Singapore, 5 Apr 2017.
  115. Speaker and clinical tutor, Assessment of inguinal swellings, Clinical Skills Foundation Programme (CSFP) AY2016/2017, Yong Loo Lin School of Medicine, National University of Singapore, 27 Mar 2017.
  116. Speaker, “Facial rejuvenation with botulinum toxin and filler injections”, Changi General Hospital Continuing Nursing Education (CNE) Program, Singapore, 15 Mar 2017.
  117. Speaker, “Update on Plastic Surgery in Singapore”, The 18th ASEAN Congress of Plastic Surgery and conjoint International Society of Aesthetic Plastic Surgeons Symposium, Bangkok, Thailand, 10 Mar 2017.
  118. Chairman, Free Paper Session 3: Microsurgery, Burn & Wound Management, The 18th ASEAN Congress of Plastic Surgery and conjoint International Society of Aesthetic Plastic Surgeons Symposium, Bangkok, Thailand, 10 Mar 2017.
  119. Speaker, “Postbariatric body contouring: Principles and Practice”, The 18th ASEAN Congress of Plastic Surgery and conjoint International Society of Aesthetic Plastic Surgeons Symposium, Bangkok, Thailand, 9 Mar 2017.
  120. Speaker, “Facial nerve palsy evaluation and treatment”, Orbito Facial Symposium 2017: Oculoplastic Surgery 101: Going Back to Basics and Enhancing Clinical Competency, Session 4B, Khoo Teck Puat Hospital, Singapore, 11 Feb 2017.
  121. Speaker, “Aesthetic peri-ocular evaluation”, Orbito Facial Symposium 2017: Oculoplastic Surgery 101: Going Back to Basics and Enhancing Clinical Competency, Session 1, Khoo Teck Puat Hospital, Singapore, 10 Feb 2017.
  122. Speaker and faculty, “Soft tissue reconstruction and coverage of the diabetic foot: Providing a functional foot”, National Advanced Surgical Training / Residency Monthly Teaching, Singapore, 1 Feb 2017.
  123. Speaker and faculty, “Scar treatment with silicone gel therapy: Clinical experience”, National Advanced Surgical Training / Residency Monthly Teaching, Singapore, 1 Feb 2017.
  124. Speaker and faculty, “The role of exosomes in wound healing and hair growth”, National Advanced Surgical Training / Residency Monthly Teaching, Singapore, 1 Feb 2017.
  125. Speaker, “Management of complications in facial rejuvenation surgery”, Session IV: Minimizing complications in aesthetic orbitofacial surgery, The 33rd Congress of Korean Society of Aesthetic Surgery, Seoul, South Korea, 27 Nov 2016.
  126. Speaker, “Post-bariatric weight loss body contouring: A personal experience”, Session I: Body contouring and breast surgery, The 33rd Congress of Korean Society of Aesthetic Surgery, Seoul, South Korea, 27 Nov 2016.
  127. Session chairman, Session I: Body contouring and breast surgery, The 33rd Congress of Korean Society of Aesthetic Surgery, Seoul, South Korea, 27 Nov 2016.
  128. Speaker, “Chest wall reconstruction interest group: Case Presentations”, Chest Wall Reconstruction Group Meeting, Singapore, 25 Nov 2016.
  129. Speaker, “Eyebags and skin cancer”, St Andrew’s Village Community Project, Potong Pasir Community Club, Singapore, 12 Nov 2016.
  130. Faculty, Live demonstration for filler and neurotoxin injection to the face, Facial Rejuvenation Workshop, Department of Dermatology, Changi General Hospital, 5 Nov 2016.
  131. Speaker, “Facial Rejuvenation Case Discussion”, Facial Rejuvenation Workshop, Department of Dermatology, Changi General Hospital, 5 Nov 2016.
  132. Speaker, “Filler Injections: Anatomy, Safety, and Complications”, Facial Rejuvenation Workshop, Department of Dermatology, Changi General Hospital, 5 Nov 2016.
  133. Speaker, “Facial Rejuvenation with Botulinum Toxin Injections”, Facial Rejuvenation Workshop, Department of Dermatology, Changi General Hospital, 5 Nov 2016.
  134. Speaker, “Frontal Sinus Fractures”, AOCMF Course: Principles in Craniomaxillofacial Fracture Management, Tan Tock Seng Hospital, 30-31 Oct 2016.
  135. Dissection instructor and faculty, Upper Extremity Cadaveric Flap Dissection Course 2016, Tan Tock Seng Hospital, Singapore, 22 Oct 2016.
  136. Speaker, “Soft Tissue Reconstruction and Skin Coverage after the Dust has Settled: Providing a functional foot”, Asian Society for Vascular Surgery 2016, Singapore, 22 Oct 2016.
  137. Speaker, “Noninvasive Ablation of Thread Veins”, Asian Society for Vascular Surgery 2016 Pre-Congress Workshop: Venous Masterclass, Tan Tock Seng Hospital, Singapore, 20 Oct 2016.
  138. Speaker, “Scar Treatment with Silicone Gel Therapy: Clinical Experience”, Continuous Medical Education Lecture, Chapter of Plastic, Reconstructive and Aesthetic Surgeons, College of Surgeons, Singapore, 20 Oct 2016.
  139. Speaker and tutor, “Rejuvenation of the Face and Neck”, National Advanced Surgical Training / Residency Monthly Teaching, 26 Sep 2016.
  140. Moderator, Session 8, Rhinoplasty, Plastic Aesthetic Surgery Meeting 2016, Singapore, 2 Sep 2016.
  141. Speaker, “Postbariatric Body Contouring: A Personal Experience”, Plastic Aesthetic Surgery Meeting 2016, Singapore, 2 Sep 2016.
  142. Cadaveric dissection instructor, Anatomy Masterclass 2016 (Facial Aesthetic Workshop, Galderma), Singapore General Hospital, 27 – 28 Aug 2016.
  143. Speaker, “Rejuvenation of the Tear Trough Deformity with Structural Fat Grafting”, Facial Aesthetic Surgery Master Class, 4th Gender Aesthetic Congress 2016, Singapore, 21 Aug 2016.
  144. Speaker, “Anatomical Differences between the Asian and Western Eyelid”, Facial Aesthetic Surgery Master Class, 4th Gender Aesthetic Congress 2016, Singapore, 21 Aug 2016.
  145. Speaker, “Rejuvenation of the Tear Trough Deformity with Fat Grafting”, Second International Conference of Ophthalmic Endoscopic Surgery (ICOES), conjoint meeting with the First China-Singapore Oculofacial Aesthetic Symposium, Shenzhen, China, 28 Jul 2016.
  146. Speaker, “Reconstruction of the Paralytic Lower Eyelid and Midface”, Second International Conference of Ophthalmic Endoscopic Surgery (ICOES), conjoint meeting with the First China-Singapore Oculofacial Aesthetic Symposium, Shenzhen, China, 28 Jul 2016.
  147. Clinical tutor, Exit exam tutorial and viva session, KK Women and Childrens’ Hospital Continuing Medical Education Program, Singapore, 27 Jul 2015.
  148. Session chairman, Session IV (Facial rejuvenation), ECS 2016 Congress of Eastern Cosmetic Surgery and Medicine and 32nd Congress of Korean Society of Aesthetic Surgery, Coex, Seoul, Korea, 18 Jun 2016.
  149. Speaker, Session IV (Facial rejuvenation), “The safety profile of hyaluronic dermal filler is better than non hyaluronic dermal filler for facial rejuvenation”, 12th ECS 2016 Congress of Eastern Cosmetic Surgery and Medicine and 32nd Congress of Korean Society of Aesthetic Surgery, Coex, Seoul, Korea, 18 Jun 2016.
  150. Speaker, Session III (Blepharoplasty), “Rejuvenation of the Tear Trough with Fat Transposition is Better than Free Fat Graft”, 12th ECS 2016 Congress of Eastern Cosmetic Surgery and Medicine and 32nd Congress of Korean Society of Aesthetic Surgery, Coex, Seoul, Korea, 18 Jun 2016.
  151. International faculty, ECS 2016 Congress of Eastern Cosmetic Surgery and Medicine and 32nd Congress of Korean Society of Aesthetic Surgery, Coex, Seoul, Korea, 18 – 19 Jun 2016.
  152. Session co-chairman, Session 1: Functional and Aesthetic Oculoplastic Procedures, Orbito Facial Trauma Symposium 2016: Oculoplastic Surgery 101: Passing the Exam & Improving Clinical Competency, Khoo Teck Puat Hospital, Singapore, 11 Mar 2016.
  153. Speaker, “Facial Rejuvenation with Botulinum Toxin Injections”, Orbito Facial Trauma Symposium 2016: Oculoplastic Surgery 101: Passing the Exam & Improving Clinical Competency, Khoo Teck Puat Hospital, Singapore, 11 Mar 2016.
  154. Speaker, “Body contouring after bariatric surgery”, Lions Diabetes Public Forum, in conjunction with World Diabetes Day 2015, Suntec Singapore Convention & Exhibition Center, 15 Nov 2015.
  155. Speaker, “Post bariatric surgery body contouring”, 1st Singapore Obesity and Diabetes Week, Tan Tock Seng Hospital, Singapore, 13 Nov 2015.
  156. Speaker, “Scar Treatment with Silicone Therapy: Clinical Experience”, Dermatix Scar Symposium, The Regent, Singapore, 30 Sep 2015.
  157. Instructor, Practical exercises: Load-sharing and load-bearing fixation of the mandible, AOCMF Course: Principles in Craniomaxillofacial Fracture Management, Tan Tock Seng Hospital, 14 Aug 2015.
  158. Moderator, Module 3: Mandible fractures, AOCMF Course: Principles in Craniomaxillofacial Fracture Management, Tan Tock Seng Hospital, 14 Aug 2015.
  159. Speaker, “Frontal Sinus Fractures”, AOCMF Course: Principles in Craniomaxillofacial Fracture Management, Tan Tock Seng Hospital, 13 Aug 2015.
  160. Speaker, “Pigmentary Disorders”, Galderma Singapore, 3 Aug 2015.
  161. Clinical tutor, Exit exam tutorial and viva session, KK Women and Childrens’ Hospital Continuing Medical Education Program, Singapore, 15 Jul 2015. 162. Speaker and instructor, “The Art and Science of Tissue Management: Wound Closure”, Basic Surgical Skills Workshop, Surgical Skills and Simulation Center (SSSC), SingHealth Duke-NUS, 10 Jul 2015.
  162. Clinical tutor, Exit exam tutorial and viva session, KK Women and Childrens’ Hospital Continuing Medical Education Program, Singapore, 24 Jun 2015. 164. Speaker, “Wound Healing Fundamentals”, Nurses Education and Training Program, Johnson & Johnson Workshop, 23 May 2015.
  163. Speaker, “The Practice of Plastic Surgery in Singapore”, Department of Maxillofacial Surgery, Universitair Ziekenhuis Brussel, 28 Apr 2015.
  164. Speaker, “Principles and practice of burns”, General Surgery Residents’ Education Program, Tan Tock Seng Hospital, Singapore, 15 Apr 2015.
  165. Speaker, “The history and evolution of breast implants”, The Inaugural National Plastic Surgery Residents’ Breast Implant Workshop, Singapore, 4 Apr 2015.

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