“Specialising in fertility allows me to bring comfort, hope and the possibility of intangible happiness to couples who might not otherwise be able to have a family of their own.”
Dr Yeong is a consultant gynaecologist and reproductive endocrinologist with Virtus Fertility Centre Singapore.
He has been working in the field of IVF since 2000, having worked at KKIVF (the largest public IVF centre in Singapore), Thomson Fertility Centre, Parkway Fertility Centre, CARE Singapore Centre and in London at Guy’s and St Thomas Assisted Conception Unit and at the Centre of Reproductive Medicine (CRM) (London).
Dr Yeong has worked alongside many notable IVF pioneers, and believes Virtus Health Fertility Centre will set a new standard in reproductive care for patients in the region.
His approach focuses on the patient’s needs, and he will start with a careful and detailed medical history, and an evidence-based individual treatment plan. He is known for his empathy and gentle approach during what can be a difficult and emotional time.
Dr Yeong had held the post of Medical Director at Hanh Phuc IVF Centre, a RTAC accredited IVF centre in Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam. He also supports fertility treatment in India, as Head of Fertility Services with Kinder Medical Group in India, and as the Clinical Director of the Kinder Women’s Hospital and Fertility Centre in Cherthala, India and Kinder IVF Centre in Mangalore.
- Bachelor of Medicine, Bachelor of Surgery (MBBS) - National University of Singapore
- Master of Medicine (Obstetrics & Gynaecology) - Singapore
- Member, Royal College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists (MRCOG) - London
- Fellow of the Royal Australian and New Zealand College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists (FRANZCOG) - Australia
- Fellow of the Academy of Medicine (FAMS) - Singapore
- Fellow of the Royal College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists (FRCOG) - UK
Languages: Dr Yeong speaks English, Mandarin, Cantonese and Hokkien fluently.
Research interests: Dr Yeong has authored and co-authored more than 50 scientific publications, and has delivered invited lectures at international conferences and workshops. While at Guy’s and St Thomas Hospital in London, he conducted clinical research into PGD (Pre-implantation Genetic Diagnosis).
Awards and recognition: For his outstanding contribution, friendship and co-operation of Singaporean and people of Ho Chi Minh City, Dr Yeong was awarded the Ho Chi Minh City Badge.