PanAsia Surgery Pte Ltd
Parkway East Medical Centre, 319 Joo Chiat Place, Singapore 427989 #04-03

Contact No: 6346 6348
Specialty: General Surgery
Credentials: MBBS (Singapore)
FRCSEd (Gen Surg)
FRCS (Gen Surg) (Glasg)
Languages: English
Mandarin Chinese
Bahasa Indonesia
Background: Dr Melvin Look is a Fellow of the Royal College of Surgeons Edinburgh and Glasgow. He underwent further training at the National Cancer Center Hospital in Tokyo on a Ministry of Health Fellowship in Upper Gastrointestinal Cancer Surgery. He also worked for a year in the Royal Infirmary of Edinburgh, UK, as an Honorary Consultant in Upper Gastrointestinal Surgery. Other training awards include a TTSH Scholarship in Advanced Laparoscopic Surgery at the Mt Sinai Medical Centre, New York, and an International Cancer Fellowship from the Union Internationale Contre le Cancer for the Treatment of Peritoneal Cancer at the
Washington Cancer Institute, Washington DC.

Dr Look has a special interest in the treatment of stomach and esophageal cancers. He also performs a wide repertoire of minimally invasive surgery and was the first surgeon in the South East Asia to perform a number of advanced laparoscopic operations; including Hand-assisted Laparoscopic Surgery, Endoscopic Thyroid Surgery, and Swedish Adjustable Gastric Banding for Obesity. Dr Look has helped train numerous local and regional surgeons in advanced laparoscopic surgery.
He set up the first training facility in the world outside of America to gain endorsement with the Society of American Gastrointestinal and Endoscopic Surgeons (SAGES). For his work in the medical field, he has been listed in the peerage publication "Who's Who in the World" since the year 2000.