Practice History

Practice History

The Oral Maxillofacial Practice was established in July 2003 to provide comprehensive oral and maxillofacial surgery services to patients in Singapore and the region. The practice has grown to five full-time specialists in oral and maxillofacial surgery, Dr Winston Tan Kwong Shen, Dr Shawn Goh Siak Shyong, Dr Gideon Wee Tze Haur, Dr Eric Lye Kok Weng and Dr Clement Lye Poh Wah. They are supported by an able team of dental associates who provide necessary dental treatment ancillary to oral surgery.

The initial setup was at Mount Elizabeth Hospital and Camden Medical Centre. As the practice expanded, In August 2012, our current clinic and surgical centre relocated to Mount Elizabeth Novena Specialist Centre. With growing demand for our services, our practice further expanded with the practice celebrating the launch of our second clinic back in Camden Medical Centre in April 2015.

The Novena clinic and surgical centre has 8 treatment rooms and 2 fully-equipped surgery rooms, and our Camden facility comprise of 3 treatment rooms and a designated surgical room. Both branches are equipped with recovery areas, and comprehensive x-ray facilities, including state of the art Cone Beam CT scans.

Our reception and waiting areas have been designed with the patient in mind to ensure that they are as relaxed and comfortable as possible, while awaiting consultation and treatment. Our facility also serves as an education and training centre for general dentists in Singapore and the region, who are interested in advanced training in oral maxillofacial surgery-related topics. We conduct seminars and courses on a variety of topics such as the Management of Impacted Wisdom Teeth, Medical Emergencies in Dental Practice, Bone Grafting and many others.