Day 2 - 12pm Singapore Time
Meniscus and Cartilage Injuries: what are they and how do we fix them?
Synopsis: Find out what is the difference between cartilage and meniscus tears. When should one suspect such injuries and seek treatment? What are the treatment options available should one be diagnosed with such conditions?
The speaker will be available below via the chat box from 12pm-12.30pm Singapore Time.
Dr Tan Sok Chuen, Orthopaedic Surgeon, Hip and Knee Orthopaedics
Dr Tan Sok Chuen is an orthopaedic specialist with subspecialty interest in hip and knee surgery. She is currently practising at Mount Elizabeth Novena Hospital and is also a Visiting Consultant at Thomson Medical Centre. She completed her clinical fellowship in Hip & Knee Surgery at Nuffield Orthopaedic Centre, Oxford, United Kingdom in 2016, as well as a clinical fellowship at the London Health Sciences Centre, Ontario, Canada in 2015.
She has a special interest in partial knee replacements, robotic knee surgery and cartilage regeneration procedures in the knee. She is a member of the American Association of Hip and Knee Surgeons, and American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons.
In her free time, she enjoys keeping fit through a variety of martial arts and exercises including Muay Thai, Krav Maga and rhythmic cycling.