Dr. William Yip Chin Ling

Affiliation :

Specialty : Pediatric Cardiologist

Qualification : M.B.B.S. (Singapore); M. Med (Pediatrics) Singapore; M.R.C.P. (U.K); D.C.H. (London); F.A.M. (Singapore); M.D. (Singapore); F.R.C.P. (Edinburgh)

 

 

 

 

 


M.B.B.S. (Singapore); M. Med (Paediatrics) Singapore;

M.R.C.P. (U.K); D.C.H. (London); F.A.M. (Singapore);

M.D. (Singapore); F.R.C.P. (Edinburgh)

Consultant Cardiologist (Pediatric)

Dr. William Yip is the Adjunct Associate Professor, Visiting Consultant Pediatrician & Consultant Pediatric Cardiologist at the National University of Singapore. He also holds other positions; he is a Director of The Singapore Baby & Child Clinic Pte Ltd and a Consultant Pediatrician / Consultant Pediatric Cardiologist at the Gleneagles & Mount Elizabeth Hospitals in Singapore and Gleneagles JPMC in Brunei.

He is published in numerous regional and international scientific journals in both Pediatrics and Pediatric Cardiology. He has presented many papers and is often an invited speaker at congresses such as the International Congress of Pediatrics, Scientific sessions held by UNICEF, Symposium on Congenital Heart Disease, etc. He is a pioneer in device closure in children’s hearts and is an expert in treating Inborn Heart Problems with Minimally Invasive Transcatheter Technique.

A graduate of the National University of Singapore, Dr. Yip has also completed post-graduate training and work in General Pediatrics, Pediatric Cardiology and Haematology in The Royal Hospital for Sick Children, Edinburgh and The Hospital for Sick Children, Great Ormond Street, London.

Associate Professor William Yip performed the first series of Patent Arterial Duct Occlusion by the Rashkind umbrella technique and the first series of Transvenous Closure of Secundum Atrial Septal Defect by the Amplatzer Septal Occluder in Gleneagles Hospital, Singapore. He also represented Singapore as an active participant of Asia Pacific Society of Paediatric Cardiology under the Asia Pacific Congress of Cardiology in the past 20 years, was Chairman organising the 2004 Meeting in Singapore; and country representative of the newly founded Asia Pacific Society of Paediatric Cardiology and Cardiac Surgery in Bangkok since 2006.

He has contributed more than 190 articles in peer-reviewed international and regional medical journals, 240 conference papers and 13 books and book chapters. He has also lectured frequently on various topics in paediatric cardiology locally and internationally.

On April 20th, 2012, posted in: Doctor's Profile, Visiting Consultants by
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