Dr Ooi Pei Ling

SBCC Baby & Child Clinic (Neurology Centre)

290 Orchard Road #17-12 Paragon Singapore 238859

Mon to Sat – 9am to 1pm
Mon to Fri – 2pm to 5pm
Sun & PH: Closed

Leave Notice

Dear Parents,

Please note that we have a new doctor, Dr Ooi Pei Ling, providing general and rheumatological paediatric care every Tuesday morning from 1 October onward.

Please also note that Dr Wendy Liew will be on leave on 21 Oct (Mon), 22 Oct (Tue) and 24 Oct (Thu).

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SBCC Baby & Child Clinic (Rivervale)

Blk 118 Rivervale Drive #02-20 Rivervale Plaza Singapore 540118

Mon, Wed, Fri – 9am to 1pm
Tue, Thu, Sat – 8.30am to 12.30pm
Mon to Fri – 2pm to 5pm
Sun & PH: Closed

Clinic will be opened without doctor on Monday, Tuesday, Thursday afternoon

 

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Designation

Consultant Paediatric Rheumatologist

Qualifications

MBBS (Singapore), MMed Paediatrics (Singapore), MRCPCH (UK)

Conditions Treated

General Paediatrics

  • Vaccinations for babies and children
  • Developmental, nutrition, growth assessment and advice
  • Fever and infections
  • Abdominal pain, vomiting, constipation, diarrhoea
  • Headache
  • Cough, runny nose, wheezing
  • Rashes

Allergy

  • Allergic rhinitis
  • Asthma
  • Eczema
  • Skin prick test

Rheumatology

  • Chronic joint pains
  • Prolonged or recurrent fevers, including periodic fever and autoinflammatory syndromes
  • Kawasaki’s disease
  • Henoch Schönlein Purpura (HSP)
  • Arthritis, including juvenile idiopathic arthritis (JIA)
  • Systemic lupus erythematosus (SLE)
  • Juvenile dermatomyositis, polymyositis
  • Other vasculitis such as polyarteritis nodosa, Takayasu’s arteritis
  • Morphea and scleroderma
  • Joint hypermobility syndrome
  • Chronic pain, pain amplification syndrome and fibromyalgia
  • Co-management of autoimmune disorders of the eye (uveitis, orbital inflammatory syndrome), brain (CNS vasculitis), intestines, kidneys and skin
  • Biologic therapy and joint injections
Medical Philosophy

Working with parents to give every child optimal health, growth, and opportunities to achieve their full potential.

Education
  • MBBS (Dean’s List), National University of Singapore, 2007
  • Royal College of Paediatrics and Child Health (UK) and Master of Medicine, Paediatrics (Singapore) 2011
  • Trained in paediatric and neonatology care in National University Hospital (NUH), Singapore
  • Fellowship in Paediatric Rheumatology at Great Ormond Street Hospital, London, UK, 2016.
Background

Previous Roles:

  • Consultant, Division of Allergy, Immunology and Rheumatology, Department of Paediatrics, National University Hospital.
  • Deputy Clinical Director and Patient Safety Officer, Department of Paediatrics, National University Hospital.
  • Assistant Professor, Yong Loo Lin School of Medicine, National University of Singapore.
  • Visiting consultant with the division of Allergy, Immunology and Rheumatology at the department of Paediatrics in National University Hospital
Academic & Research Contributions
  • Journal articles in Singapore Medical Journal, and abstracts at the Annual European Congress of Rheumatology, and the Global Conference on Myositis, on paediatric rheumatology conditions
  • Speaker and lecturer at 16th Asean Pediatric Federation Congress, Myanmar 2017, and Paediatric Rheumatology Primer, Vietnam National Children’s Hospital, 2019
Professional Memberships
  • Member, Singapore Paediatric Society
  • Member, Singapore Medical Association
  • Member, Singapore Society of Rheumatology
  • Member, Paediatric Global Musculoskeletal Task Force
Achievements
  • Fellowship in Paediatric Rheumatology at Great Ormond Street Hospital, London, United Kingdom
  • Academic Medicine Development Award (AMDA) from Ministry of Health, Singapore, 2015.
  • Inaugural Singapore Chief Residency Program 2013-14.
  • NUHS Physician Leadership Development Program 2018.
  • Multiple teaching awards at National University Hospital, Singapore.