Sports Medicine Association Singapore (SMAS) is the registered society for Sports Medicine and Sports Science professionals in Singapore. Our members represent and embody the multi-disciplinary spirit that is key to the specialty. Our integrated community includes doctors, physiotherapists, podiatrists, sports nutritionists and dieticians, exercise physiologists, sports scientists and sports psychologists. We are a non-profit organisation committed to the promotion of quality Sports Medicine and Sports Science education to the sporting community in Singapore and beyond.

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Dr Mandy Zhang

MBBS, Professional development committee member of IADMS, Member of PAMA, Chair of Performing Arts Medicine (PAM) SIG under SMAS

Sports Medicine Physician

Changi General Hospital

mandy.zhang.j@singhealth.com.sg

https://www.csmc.sg/about_us/sports_physician_dr_mandy_zhang.html

Diagnosis, investigation, treatment and management of dance and sports musculoskeletal injuries.

Dr Wong Yue Shuen

MBBS, MSc (Biomedical Engineering), FRCS, Fellowship in Foot and Ankle Surgery and Sports Medicine

Orthopaedic Surgeon and Sports Physician

Orthopaedic International

oinismi@gmail.com

https://ortho-intl.com/web/index.php/dr-wong-yue-shuen

Management of dancers and musicians with musculoskeletal problems / injuries. Worked with dancers from Pittsburgh Ballet Theatre.

Dr June Tan Sheren

MBBS (Singapore), MMed Family Medicine (Singapore), MSc Performing Arts Medicine (UCL, UK)

drjune@osler-health.com

http://www.osler-health.com

I am a Family Physician in private practice with two decades of experience. I care for performing artists for all their health issues including physical and psychological, and advocate for preventive care. I provide second opinions and direct appropriate referrals to a wider network if necessary.

Dr Vyas Prasad

MB BCh BAO BA DIC DLO MRCS MSc FRCS (ORL-HNS)

ENT Surgeon-Voice / Laryngology

Orthopaedic International

vyasprasad@gnail.com

http://www.drvyasprasad.com.sg

Professional voice users / singers, speakers in UK, Belgium and Singapore.

Dr Stephanie Yeap

MBBS (S’pore), MRCS (England)

Otolaryngology (ENT) Medical Officer

syeap95@gmail.com

http://instagram.com/stephycube

I am a semi-professional singer-songwriter in the local music scene. I have an interest in laryngology and professional voice use.

Dr Leong Zhou Hao

MBBS, MRCSEd, MMed (ORL)

Laryngologist

Changi General Hospital

leong.zhou.hao@singhealth.com.sg

https://www.csmc.sg/about_us/sports_physician_dr_mandy_zhang.html

Medical and surgical treatment of professional voice users / performers with vocal fold and laryngeal issues.

Dr David Lau

BMedSci, BMBS, FRCS, MSc (Surgery), FAMS (ORL). ENT Specialist and Fellowship-trained Laryngologist

ENT Specialist & Laryngologist

mucosalwave@gmail.com

http://www.advancedent.com.sg

Experienced in diagnosis and management of medical and surgical aspects of voice disorders in performers and professional voice users. Advocate of preventative voice care.

Dr Low Peng Koon

MDS (Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery)

doclowpk@gmail.com

Vivien Koh

B.App.Sci (Physiotherapy), M.Sc (Performing Arts Medicine), Certified Griskho Pointe shoe fitter, Member of IADMS, Dance lead of Performing Arts Medicine (PAM) SIG under SMAS

Sports and Dance Physiotherapist

Moving Space Sports and Physiotherapy

vivienllkoh@gmail.com

https://www.movingspace.sg/

Assessment and treatment of dance related injuries, with a special interest in strengthening for dancers, and pointe shoe related issues.

Claire Low

Doctor of Physical Therapy, BSc (Hons) Physiotherapy

Physiotherapist

Integrative Physio Pte Ltd

clairelowphysio@gmail.com

https://milestonephysiotherapy.com/

Experience in outpatient treatment for dancers, and conducting dance talks and workshops.

Amelia Stanley

BSc (Hons) Physiotherapy, Polestar Pilates Rehabilitation certified, Gyrotonic Level 1 certified

Physiotherapist, Pilates and Gyrotonic instructor

Rehab Pro Movement Therapy Clinic

mail.ameliastanley@gmail.com

https://www.rpmovementtherapy.com/amelia

Provided on site physiotherapy for several international dance companies. Experience in outpatient physiotherapy professional and pre-professional ballet and contemporary dancers.

Sharon Lim

MSc (Physiotherapy)(Hons), Masters of Musculoskeletal and Sports Physiotherapy

Physiotherapist

Moving Space Sports and Physiotherapy

imsharonck@gmail.com

https://www.movingspace.sg/

Experience working with patients who are dancers, musicians, singers, figure skaters and aerial performers.

Megan Li

BSc (Hons) Physiotherapy, MPhty (Sports), DMA Clinical Pilates level 4

Physiotherapist

UFIT

physio.megan@gmail.com

jarvistower.wordpress.com

Experience working with National artistic and rhythmic gymnastics and artistic swimming.

Hui-Lin Chua

BSc (Hons) Physiotherapy, Polestar Pilates Comprehensive (Rehab), GEMT Dry Needling L2

Physiotherapy

huilinjchua@gmail.com

http://instagram.com/physioinparallel

In-clinic rehab for dancers (of all genres), aerialists, pole artists, musical theatre performers. Conducted talks and workshops for dance and pole studios. Backstage coverage for local dance groups and dance studios.

Matthew Winter

BSc (Hons) Physiotherapy, Certified Functional Medicine Practitoner. Grade 8 Cellist

Physiotherapist

Integrative Physio Pte Ltd

mattwinter@iphysio.sg

www.iphysio.sg

Musician, educator and working with national representative musicians as a physiotherapist.

Faye Chan Mei Fei

BSc in Physiotherapy (Honours)
Essentials in Performing Arts Medicine Certificate

Physiotherapist

dancephysiosingapore@gmail.com

I have worked with dance students who have the goal of wanting to become stronger in their techniques and rehabilitation after injuries.

Pooja Verma

MSc Performing Arts Medicine; BSc Physiotherapy

Physiotherapist

physioasia.pv@gmail.com

https://physioasia.sg/

Specialising in Performance and Vocal Physiotherapy. I’ve worked closely with the Royal Opera House, numerous West End shows, Singers, Actors, Musicians, Broadcasters, Aerialists and Circus Artists.
I have also presented my research on Circus Artists at various international conferences.

Say Kin Sing

B.App.Sci (Occupational Therapy)

Occupational Therapist, Hand Therapist

Ignite Rehabilitation

igniterehabsg@gmail.com

www.igniterehab.sg

Been working 10 years as an occupational therapist. Experience treating instrumental musicians like pianist and cellist.

Joanna Lim

MSc in Health Ergonomics, BSc in Occupational Therapy

Occupational Therapist

Hand Therapy and Ergonomics

Joanna.w.lim@gmail.com

https://handtherapyergo.com

12 years experience in treating hand and upper limb conditions among performing artists.

Filomar Cortezano Tariao

Doctor of Medicine, Post-Grad Diploma in Higher Education, Stott Pilates certified, President World Dance Alliance Singapore

Lecturer, Artist, Pilates Instructor

NAFA

fctariao@nafa.edu.sg

https://www.wdasg.com/

Dr Fil is the incumbent president of the World Dance Alliance (Singapore). Currently a senior lecturer at NAFA, focusing on pedagogy and dance science.

Frank Joseph De Meglio

Bachelor of Music, Taubman Technique

Lecturer, Piano Teacher

LASALLE College of the Arts

frank.demeglio@lasalle.edu.sg

The Taubman Approach to piano performance as a therapy.

Rebecca Shanhun

Bachelor of Creative Industries (Dance & Arts Management)
Affiliate ATOD
Certificate 2 in Music
Certified Instructor for Rhythm Works Integrative Dance for Special Needs Children
Certified Instructor in Acrobatics Arts
Certified Instructor in Progressing Ballet Technique
Certificate 4 in Dance Teaching & Management (Currently completing)
Member of IADMS

Dance Educator & Artistic Director

rebecca@tanglinartsstudio.com

https://www.wdasg.com/

I have had extensive experience educating and teaching in the dance field for over 20 years. I have taken many courses with various industry professionals regarding safe dance practices, dance injuries and am also eager to learn more and contribute further to safe dance practices.

Rayhan Tee

Diploma in Music (LASALLE College of the arts), Education with Estill Voice Training and Institute of Vocal Advancement

Voice Teacher

rayhantee@gmail.com

Minimal but as a voice teacher I coach students and singers to use their voice effectively and healthily.

Kat Agres

PhD in Music Cognition, Cellist

Professor; Director (NUS Centre for Music and Health)

katagres@nus.edu.sg

http://www.katagres.com

I have worked as a cellist 🙂 Currently, I work with students who play for music interventions, but usually the musicians themselves are not receiving the interventions. We do, however, run a musicians’ clinic at YST for student musicians, thanks to Dr. June Sheren.

Lim Ying Xian

Bachelor of Science (Exercise and Sports Science); Exercise is Medicine Singapore-certified Exercise Professional

Previous Rehabilitation Trainer in restructured hospital

yingxian.lim@retrofit.sg

https://www.retrofit.sg/

Rehabilitative Exercise, Strength & Conditioning with dancers when I served in the restructured hospital prior.

Charmaine Tay

M.Sc. Dance Science

Dance Scientist, Lecturer, Elite dance coach

charmainetaych@gmail.com

Lectures Dance Science, Anatomy and Pedagogy, as well as body conditioning, advanced ballet and advanced jazz at Lasalle College of the Arts, coaches dancers for local and international competitions from 6 years and up. Writes articles and hold dance health screening for Scape* Dance Science.

Lena Ching

MA (Psychology of Music), GRSM (Hons), PGDHE

Educator, Teacher, Pianist, Mentor, Academia

lenackp@gmail.com

https://drfiloct.wixsite.com/drfil

Teaching and nurturing pianists / musicians from the very young to the college student and young professional level, with a keen interest in musical / talent development and performance psychology.

Khen Kee Wei

Master of Science (Exercise and Sport Studies)

Fitness Coach

Singapore Institute of Technology

fkeewei.khen@singaporetech.edu.sg

Emile Dumont

Bachelor of Exercise and Sports Science

Sports Scientist, Lecturer

The Posture Lab

emile@theposturelab.sg

https://theposturelab.sg/

Injury prevention, fitness testing, biomechanical and physiological training and development, strength and conditioning.