ACL Surgeon

Dr James Tan Chung Hui

Dr James Tan Chung Hui

Senior Consultant

Orthopaedic Surgery, Sports & Exercise MedicineMBBS (S’pore), MRCS (Edin), MMed (Orth), FRCS Orth & Tr (Edin)

Dr James Tan is a skilled ACL surgeon in Singapore with specialised expertise in knee surgery and sports medicine. He is known for his effective and personalised approach when treating each patient.

Orthopaedic Expertise in ACL Management

  • Over a decade of experience in sports surgery and exercise medicine with a focus on ACL injuries
  • Underwent specialised training at the Department of Sports Orthopaedics at the Technical University of Munich (Germany)
  • Chaired and instructed at numerous orthopaedic workshops and seminars in China, South Korea, India, Thailand, Malaysia, and Singapore
  • Managed ACL injuries of athletes and footballers from the Singapore National Teams and the Premier League, contributing to their successful return to sports

Dr James Tan graduated from the NUS Faculty of Medicine with a Masters of Medicine (Orthopaedics). He is also a fellow of the Royal College of Surgeons (Edinburgh) and has received intensive specialist training in the Department of Sports Orthopaedics at the Technical University of Munich, Germany, under the guidance of Professor Andreas Imhoff.

Being a sportsperson himself and having treated national athletes before, Dr Tan has an in-depth understanding of the anxieties and injuries that athletes commonly face.

Dr Tan is the Principal Investigator of various tissue engineering (bone, meniscus and tendon) projects that have been awarded grants by the National Medical Research Council; and frequently collaborates with scientists from Nanyang Technological University, Technical University of Munich, A*Star, Osteopore and Trendlines Medical Singapore.

With a passion in teaching and advancing the field of orthopaedics, Dr Tan is an Adjunct Assistant Professor at the Yong Loo Lin School of Medicine (NUS) and the Lee Kong Chian School of Medicine (NTU).

Dr Tan is fluent in English, Mandarin, Hokkien, Teochew, and Malay; and is committed to providing tailored, specialist care for his patients. Dr Tan’s ACL clinics are located at Camden Medical and Mount Alvernia Hospital.

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Quantum Orthopaedics

Camden Medical

1 Orchard Boulevard, #09-06Singapore 248649

Mount Alvernia Hospital

820 Thomson RoadMedical Centre D #05-60Singapore 574623

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Tel : 8028 4572

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Operating Hours

Monday-Friday : 8:30am - 5:30pm

Saturday : 8:30am - 12:30pm

Sunday & Public Holiday : Closed