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Dr Tan Yi Wei

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  • Consultant, Department of Anaesthesia, National University Hospital
  • Consultant, FAST Programme (Get Better), Alexandra Hospital
  • Consultant, Chronic Programme (Live Better), Alexandra Hospital
  • Physician faculty, NUHS Anaesthesiology Residency Programme
  • Clinical Lecturer, NUS Yong Loo Lin School of Medicine


MBBS (S’pore), MMed (Anaesthesiology)



Clinical Disciplines/Programmes:

Chronic Programme (Live Better), FAST Programme (Get Better)

Special Interests:

Liver Transplantation and Hepatopancreaticobiliary Anaesthesia, Patient Blood Management, Obstetric Anaesthesia

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Dr Tan Yi Wei is a Consultant with the Department of Anaesthesia at National University Hospital. She obtained her MBBS in 2012 and Master of Medicine (Anaesthesiology) in 2016 from the National University of Singapore. She received Specialist Accreditation in Anaesthesiology in 2018.

Dr Tan is actively involved in medical education and devotes time to teaching medical students, hospital interns and Anaesthesia trainees. She is a Physician faculty in the NUHS Anaesthesiology Residency Program.

Journals & Publications


  1. Paramasivan A, Lopez-Olivo MA, Foong TW, Tan YW, Yap APA. Intrathecal dexmedetomidine and postoperative pain: A systematic review and meta-analysis of randomized controlled trials. Eur J Pain 2020; 24: 1215- 1227.
  2. Tan YW, Lean LL, Paramasivan A. Cerebral oxygenation in hemodialyzed patients. J Anesth 2020; 34: 156.

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