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Dr Johann Tang

Senior Consultant Radiation Oncologist

Dr Johann Tang is currently Senior Consultant & Medical Director of ME Novena Specialist Group Pte Ltd at Mount Elizabeth Novena Hospital, Assistant Professor at the Yong Loo Lin School of Medicine, National University Singapore and Honorary Fellow of the Bangladesh College of Physicians and Surgeons (BCPS).

 

About Me

Dr Johann Tang is currently Senior Consultant & Medical Director of ME Novena Specialist Group Pte Ltd at Mount Elizabeth Novena Hospital, Assistant Professor at the Yong Loo Lin School of Medicine, National University Singapore and Honorary Fellow of the Bangladesh College of Physicians and Surgeons (BCPS).

Dr Tang obtained his medical degree from the University of Newcastle, Australia in 1998 and completed his house officer training at the Hunter Area Health Service, Australia before returning to Singapore to start his specialty training in Radiation Oncology at the National University Hospital (NUH). After obtaining his fellowship from the Royal Australian College of Radiologist (FRANZCR) in 2006, Dr Tang underwent fellowships in breast brachytherapy at University of Wisconsin and Arizona Breast Cancer Specialist Centre as well as prostate brachytherapy, skin and paediatric fellowships at Peter Maccallum Cancer Institute, Australia.​

Prior to joining ME Novena Specialist Group, Dr Tang served NUH for 18 years from 2001 to 2019. At NUH, Dr Tang’s subspecialty and main research interest included breast, gynaecological, brain and paediatric tumours. He was appointed as Head of multiple divisions that included Breast, Gynae-oncology, Paediatric and Brachytherapy radiotherapy services. Dr Tang spearheaded and built up the breast brachytherapy (Accelerated Partial Breast Irradiation APBI), outpatient interstitial image- guided cervical brachytherapy and paediatric radiotherapy services at NUH, to provide an array of the latest and best treatment options for patients.

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Dr Tang is passionately involved in education and is currently the co chair of the Euro Asia Breast Brachytherapy School, part of the teaching faculty of the Australian Paediatric Radiation Oncology Group and is external examiner in radiation oncology to the Bangladesh College of Physicians and Surgeons.Besides being the former Research Director at National University Hospital Radiation Department, Dr Tang was actively mentoring residents, authored publications and was referee for several international journals. Dr Tang has won several research prizes and was currently holder of several research grants.

Dr Tang is currently serving as the only Singaporean elected Council Member in international committees such as the Faculty of Radiation Oncology Council, Royal Australian and New Zealand College of Radiologist (RANZCR), Member of the Paediatric Steering Advisory Committee to RANZCR as well as Associate Editor of Journal of Medical Imaging and Radiation Oncology (JMIRO). He was former Vice President of the Chapter of Radiation Oncologist, Academy of Medicine Singapore and Executive Member of the Singapore Society of Oncology.

Dr Tang has vast number of years of clinical experience in Radiation Oncology and is fluent in English, Mandarin, Bahasa Melayu, Bahasa Indonesia, Cantonese and Hokkien. He has taken care of patients from many regional and overseas regions including Indonesia, Vietnam, Myanmar, China, Bangladesh, Sri Lanka, India and Russia.

Dr Tang is accredited for 3D Conformal External Beam Radiotherapy (3D CRT), Intensity Modulated Radiation Therapy (IMRT), Image Guided Radiation Therapy (IGRT), Volumetric Arc Therapy (VMAT), Stereotactic Radiosurgery (SRS), Stereotactic Body Radiotherapy (SBRT), Paediatric Radiotherapy, Breast brachytherapy or Accelerated Partial Breast Irradiation (APBI), Gynaecology (cervix and endometrial) interstitial imaged guided brachytherapy and Prostate brachytherapy.

Services

3D Conformal External Beam Radiotherapy
(3D CRT)

Intensity Modulated Radiation Therapy
(IMRT)

Volumetric Arc Therapy
(VMAT)

Image Guided Radiation Therapy (IGRT)

Stereotactic Radiosurgery (SRS)

Stereotactic Body Radiotherapy (SBRT)

Paediatric Radiotherapy

Breast brachytherapy or Accelerated Partial Breast Irradiation (APBI)

Gynaecology (cervix and endometrial) brachytherapy

Prostate brachytherapy

Types of cancer treatment available

  • Breast cancer
  • Gynaecological cancers such as cervical, endometrial cancers
  • Upper Gastrointestinal cancers such as oesophageal, stomach, pancreas cancers
  • Lower Gastrointestinal cancers such as rectal, anal cancers
  • Head and Neck cancers such as nasopharyngeal, oropharyngeal, hypopharyngeal, oral, parasinus, larynx, salivary gland cancers
  • Prostate cancer
  • Lung cancers
  • Brain cancers
  • Lymphomas
  • Sarcomas
  • Paediatric cancers

"I will give of my best
With gusto and passion
Be spartan and brave
Grateful to serve"

- Dr Johann Tang

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Dr Johann Tang
MBBS (Aust), FRANZCR (Radiation Oncology)
Senior Consultant Radiation Oncologist
Medical Director
ME Novena Specialist Group

Address

ME Novena Specialist Group Pte Ltd
Mt. Elizabeth Novena Hospital
38 Irrawaddy Road #08-36/7/8/9
Singapore 329563

Farrer Park Hospital
1 Farrer Park Station Road
#07-14 Singapore 217562

Contact

Email: drjohanntang@gmail.com
Appt booking: +65 66906811
Fax: +65 66906828
Whatsapp: +65 96414747

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Sat: 8:30am – 1:00pm
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