Dr. Benjamin Chua is a highly competent and knowledgeable vascular and endovascular surgeon with many credentials and years of experience under his belt. Based in Singapore, he is widely regarded for his ability to consistently deliver personalized and effective management options for patients under his care.
Dr. Benjamin Chua has both an impressive background and credentials. Apart from being a highly regarded vascular surgeon, he is also the expert live case demonstrator and regional proctor for major endovascular procedures. Dr. Chua is also the senior vascular surgeon and medical director at the Vascular and Interventional Centre.
Why makes him the consummate choice?
Dr. Benjamin Chua graduated MBBS in 2000 from the National University in Singapore. He was given the coveted and prestigious Singapore National Medical Research Council (NMRC) Fellowship Award in 2001. This gave him the opportunity to serve as research fellow at the Clinical Research Training Program at Duke University of Medicine in Durham, North Carolina.
While training as a research fellow, he focused on lower limb peripheral vascular disease in the dialysis dependent populations. He also gained exposure in the development of randomized trials in surgery.
In 2003, he received his MHSc in clinic research from Duke University. In 2005, Dr. Chua earned his rightful place as a member of the Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh. The following year, he was given the Higher Manpower Development Programmed award by Singapore’s National Health Group and Ministry of Health.
From 2009 to 2010, Dr. Chua has also served as honorary vascular surgery clinical fellow in advanced endovascular surgery at St. Vincent’s Hospital and Epsworth Hospital based in Melbourne, Australia. During that time, he trained under Professor Michael Denton from the University of Melbourne. Professor Michael Denton is a respected pioneer in peripheral interventions, fenestrated devices, and advanced aortic stent grafts.
Dr. Chua further made his mark in Singapore by founding the Department of Vascular Surgery in Singapore General Hospital. It is the first independent clinical department in the country dedicated solely to helping people with vascular conditions.
The department has since then handled more than 10,000 outpatients, 5,000 vascular ultrasounds yearly, and an impressive 2,000 surgeries. Dr. Chua has also been actively involved in helping improve the devices and techniques used in vascular surgery. His impressive credentials, dedication, and years of experience have made him one of Asia’s most sought after vascular surgeons.
His expertise and experience has also helped many patients and doctors involved in the advancement of vascular medicine. If you need help with any vascular conditions, get in touch with Dr. Chua through the Vascular and Interventional Centre. With his credentials, extensive knowledge and experience, you can rest assured you are in the best hands.