The Medical Team
Our medical professionals including doctor/medical physician/general practitioner (GP) and other staff have ample experience and high qualifications in medicine, cardiology and radiology.
DR PETER CHEN – CENTRE DIRECTOR
Dr. Peter Chen is a NUS Medical School graduate and holds a Post-Graduate Diploma in Marketing from the Chartered Institute of Marketing (UK). In his professional experience, he spent 3 years in the National Healthcare Group (NHG) Headquarters as a key member of community projects. He worked with Raffles Medical Group as well as Raffles Health Screeners (RHS) as a Physician Leader from 2009 – 2014 .
Dr. Peter Chen has a keen interest in Anti-Aging medicine. He also believes in managing the external facade and the internal aspects of aging. Thus, he decided to complete his Certificate of Competencies with the National Skin Centre (Singapore). He is also a Certified Anti-Aging physician with the AustralAsian / American Board of Anti-Aging and Regenerative Medicine. His other qualifications include laser training in South Korea and hormonal/nutritional medicine in the USA and Australia.
DR. PENNY TAN – RESIDENT PHYSICIAN
Upon graduation from the University of Leicester (UK), Dr. Penny Tan returned to Singapore to join the residency training program in Internal Medicine. She has a keen interest in the management of chronic diseases such as hypertension, diabetes, endocrine-related conditions as well as chronic heart and renal diseases. Her experience in various specialisations in internal medicine has kept her up to date and apt with the necessary skills.
Dr. Penny Tan believes that a doctor should learn to understand their patients in addition to understanding the disease in which the patients have. Hence, she has stated that “We have to treat our patients the way we want ourselves and our families to be treated. It is important to be competent but equally important to be empathetic and truthful.”
Prior to entering the medical career, Dr. Penny Tan received the ASEAN III Japan Immersion Program scholarship to study in Japan for a year. Dr. Penny Tan also works as a volunteer doctor at the Hospice Care Association.
JEANIT – RADIOGRAPHER
Ms. Jeanit is a qualified radiographer with a Bachelor of Science in Radiologic Technology. She has vast experience with various modalities such as Bone Mineral Densitometry (BMD), Mammography, X-rays, and Ultrasound. She has been working in Singapore for the past 4 years.
MS MARIA CARMELA D. VALES – CARDIAC TECHNICIAN
Ms. Maria has a Bachelor of Science Degree in Medical Technology. She is a registered Medical Laboratory Technician and ECG Technician as well as a Certified Echocardiogram Technologist. At Crawfurd Medical, Ms. Maria helps patients by performing 2D Echocardiogram, Stress Echocardiogram, Treadmill Test, Electrocardiogram and blood collection.
MS. YANG YITING – OPERATIONS MANAGER
Ms. Yang Yiting was previously a main Clinic Coordinator at Raffles Health Screeners (RHS). As an Operations Manager, she oversees the overall running of the centre. She also coordinates the workflow between departments to ensure a smooth clinical experience for our patients. Ms. Yang Yiting is a certified nutritional medicine professional.