Medical Orofacial Surgery
Medical-Dental Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery at Gleneagles

Dr Victor Fan’s Profile

Dr Victor Fan
MB BCH; BAO (UK)
BDS (Singapore)
FDSRCS (England)
FRCS (England)
FRCS (Intercollegiate)  FAMS                                   FICS
Dr Victor Fan is the only duo ( medically AND dentally ) qualified surgically trained oral and maxillofacial surgeon in Singapore. He completed firstly his dental degree from the National University of Singapore and then went over to the United Kingdom to complete his medical training obtaining the medical degree from Queen’s University of Belfast.  After his medical housemanship, he went on to pursue his basic surgical training in General Surgery, ENT Surgery, Plastic Surgery, Trauma/Orthopaedic Surgery and Urology and passed the FRCS (Clinical Surgery in General) from the Royal College of Surgeons of England. He was the only Singaporean who then competitively gained entry into the UK Higher Surgical Training Programme in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery and passed the prestigious intercollegiate exam leading to the diploma of FRCS (Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery) and obtaining the CCST (Certificate of Completion in Specialist Training) with full registration in the UK Medical Specialist Register as an Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeon. He came back to Singapore and was appointed as a Senior Consultant Surgeon in the National Universtiy Hospital and Assistant Professor in the Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, National University of Singapore. He is now the only Singaporean oral and maxillofacial surgeon who is fully accreditated in the United Kingdom.

 

Professional Qualifications:
Bachelor of Dental Surgery (National University of Singapore)
Bachelor of Medicine, Bachelor of Surgery, Bachelor of Arts of Obstetrics
(Queen’s University of Belfast)
Fellow in Dental Surgery, Royal College of Surgeons of England
Fellow of Royal College of Surgeons of England
Fellow of Royal College of Surgeons in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Intercollegiate Board
Fellow of Academy of Medicine (Singapore)
Fellow of International College of Surgeons
Certificate of Completion of Specialist Training (United Kingdom)
Specialist in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery (Ministry of Health, Singapore)

Specialist training in:
Wisdom teeth surgery, extractions and dentoalveolar surgery (removal of buried teeth, oral pathology etc)
Dental implant surgery, hip or bone grafting surgery
Dental management of medically compromised patients (eg extractions for hypertensive patients, patients on warfarin etc)
Orthognathic jaw realignment surgery
Facial aesthetic surgery
Temporomandibular joint (jaw joint) arthroscopy and surgery
Dental and maxillofacial trauma surgery
Oral cancer management – surgical ablation, neck dissection and reconstructive surgery
Microvascular reconstructive surgery
Cleft lip and palate surgery
Facial trauma and post traumatic deformity reconstructive surgery
Salivary gland disease management and surgery