Dr Kelvin Chew
Adj Assoc Prof Kelvin Chew
MBBCh (Ireland),MSpMed (Australia)
Senior Consultant, SSMC@CGH
Senior Consultant, SSMC@Novena
Adj Assoc Prof Kelvin Chew is a graduate of the Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland. He earned a Masters in Sports Medicine and Exercise Science from the University of New South Wales in Australia. He went on to complete his sports medicine fellowship at the Stanford University Medical Centre in the United States.
Adj Assoc Prof Chew is Senior Consultant Sports Physician at the SSMC@Novena, as well as the SSMC@CGH. He was previously Director of the Sports Medicine Centre at Alexandra Hospital and was appointed a Clinical Teacher at the National University of Singapore. He has a keen interest in medical research and has published widely in various peer-reviewed medical journals.
Adj Assoc Prof Chew’s passion for sports in Singapore extends to his involvement in major sporting events and teams. He served as Team Physician for several S-League teams, as well as the Singapore national rugby team. He also served as Medical Director for events such as the Standard Chartered Singapore Marathon, Singapore Rugby Sevens, and JP Morgan Corporate Challenge.
Adj Assoc Prof Chew sits in the Executive Committee for Special Olympics Singapore and currently holds the appointment of Chairman of the Healthy Athletes Programmes. He is also the Chief Medical Officer for the FORMULA 1™ Singapore Grand Prix since 2008, and sits on the Medical Committee Board of the Fédération Internationale de l’Automobile. As the CMO, his role encompassed planning for medical contingencies and leading the team to oversee the medical needs of the event.
- Sports Medicine
- Sports Injury Treatment & Injury Prevention
- Multidisciplinary Weight Management
- Pre-participation Screening
- Performance Enhancement / Exercise Testing
- Exercise Prescription
Singapore Sport and Exercise Medicine Centre (SSMC)