Dr. Kevin Yip received his medical degree from St. Thomas’ Hospital London, England and went on to finish his post-graduate training in London. He also participated in extensive research in various fields.
After leaving Hong Kong in 1998, he joined Gleneagles Hospital in Singapore as a Orthopaedic Surgeon. Apart from general orthopaedics, his main areas of interest are knee and shoulder surgery.
The clinic and treatments offered are unique within the Asian Region and Singapore. Dr. Kevin Yip has knowledge of and can treat or recommend treatments pertaining to every orthopaedic problems and his treatments are at the cutting edge of what the medical world knows in this area.
When Dr Kevin Yip sees you, he will take a detail history and will then examine you. He uses various methods to diagnose your condition. He will then take you through the results by showing you pictures, on screen, of your tendon, ligaments, nerve or bone and will discuss your treatment options.
The treatment you receive will depend on your particular diagnosis, but may include:
- Physiotherapy – eccentric exercises
- Oral Medication
- Shockwave Therapy
- Plasma Rich Platelet Therapy
- Guided injections
- Specialized Surgery
- For a list of treatments available, go to our Treatments page.
Dr Kevin Yip will spend time with you to make sure you understand your treatment options and so if you do have any questions you will be able to ask him during the consultation.
Dr Kevin Yip has published close to 40 research articles and is a renowned specialist. He has worked in the prestigious Raffles Hospital and now has his own clinic at the Gleneagles Medical Center.
He was featured on Channel NewsAsia Singapore, English language Asian TV News channel for his vast experience and great knowledge on back pain and lumbar spine problems.