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About Us

OurOrthopaedic
Specialist

OurOrthopaedic
Specialist

Dr. Edwin Tan is an orthopaedic surgeon specializing in sports medicine and adult reconstruction surgery, with particular expertise in upper limb conditions. Dr Tan graduated from the National University of Singapore with an MBBS and subsequently an M.Med (Orthopaedic Surgery) degree, before going on to attain Fellowship of the Royal College of Surgeons (Edinburgh).

Dr Tan has garnered years of experience working in numerous public hospitals across Singapore, attaining both the MOH Health Manpower Development Plan (HMDP) Award and the Service with a Smile Award in 2015. Dr Tan actively participates in overseas orthopaedic conferences, is involved in medical research, and has published in reputable medical journals.

Dr Tan is committed to excellence in orthopaedic care and employs the most current arthroscopic and open surgical techniques to manage a wide spectrum of sports-related injuries and other orthopaedic conditions. From recreational athletes to national representatives (both local and abroad), his dedicated management has helped them return to an optimal level of health and performance.

Compassionate and competent care of patients forms the core of his practice, and he brings this belief with him whilst performing surgeries in frequent mission trips. From China to Papua New Guinea, the mutual exchange of knowledge and techniques have resulted in improved clinical outcomes and patient satisfaction.

Our Orthopaedic Services

Hip

Services Offered

  • Total Hip Replacement
  • Partial Hip Replacement
  • Revision Hip Replacement
  • Minimally Invasive Hip Replacement
  • Robotic Hip Surgery
  • Hip Resurfacing
  • Hip Arthroscopy
  • Hip Injections

Conditions

  • Hip Bursitis
  • Hip Flexor Strain
  • Hip Labral Tear
  • Hip Fracture
  • Hip Instability
  • Osteoarthritis of the Hip
  • Inflammatory Arthritis of the Hip
  • Snapping Hip
  • Pelvic Fractures

Knee

Services Offered

  • Knee Arthroscopy
  • Total Knee Replacement
  • Partial Knee Replacement
  • Computer navigated knee replacement – total & partial
  • Robot assisted knee replacement e.g. Makoplasty
  • Revision Knee Replacement

Conditions

  • Kneecap (Patella) Fractures
  • Shin (Tibia) Fractures
  • Thigh (Femur) Fractures
  • Knee Dislocation
  • Tendon Inflammation
  • Sports injuries
  • Ligament Tears – ACL,PCL, MCL, LCL, PLC
  • Knee Arthritis

Shoulder

Services Offered

  • Shoulder Replacement – Anatomic & Reverse Arthroplasty
  • Shoulder Arthroscopy and capsular release
  • Subacromial Decompression
  • Repair of Rotator Cuff Tear
  • Arthroscopic superior capsule reconstruction
  • Labral Repair

Conditions

  • Frozen Shoulder
  • Sports injuries
  • Rotator Cuff Tear
  • Shoulder Impingement
  • Shoulder Instability
  • Dislocated Shoulder
  • Shoulder Fracture
  • Massive rotator cuff tears
  • Cuff Arthropathy
  • Advanced shoulder arthritis
  • Acromioclavicular joint injuries – acute & chronic
  • Collarbone (Clavicle) Fractures
  • Upper Arm (Humerus) Fractures

Foot & Ankle

Services Offered

  • Ankle Arthroscopy
  • Bunion Surgery

Conditions

  • Ankle Instability
  • Ankle Sprain
  • Foot & Ankle Fractures
  • Bunions
  • Achilles Tendinitis
  • Mid-Foot Fractures
  • Ligament Tears
  • Flat Feet
  • Stress Fracture of the Foot

Elbow

Services Offered

  • Total Elbow Replacement
  • Elbow Arthroscopy
  • Biceps Tendon Repair
  • Tennis Elbow surgery
  • Elbow ligament reconstruction
  • Complex elbow fractures/dislocations

Conditions

  • Elbow Fracture
  • Elbow Dislocation
  • Elbow Bursitis
  • Cubital Tunnel Syndrome
  • Tennis Elbow
  • Elbow Sprain
  • Golfer’s Elbow

Spine

Services Offered

  • Minimally Invasive Spinal Decompression
  • Minimally Invasive Fusion & Instrumentation
  • Minimally Invasive Spinal Injections

Conditions

  • Slipped Disc
  • Scoliosis
  • Back Sprains
  • Sciatica
  • Lower Back Pain

Hand & Wrist

Services Offered

  • Carpal Tunnel Release Surgery
  • Repair of Wrist Sprains & Fractures
  • Hand Surgery
  • Deformities Correction
  • Wrist Ligament Reconstruction

Conditions

  • Trigger Finger
  • Repetitive Stress Injury
  • Tendinitis
  • Ulnar Nerve Impingement
  • Dupuytren’s Contracture
  • De Quervain’s Tendinosis
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
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