Dr Chew Ghee Kheng graduated from the University of Adelaide, Australia in 1992. She received her membership with the Royal College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists in 1997 and went on to obtain her fellowship with the RCOG in 2011. She specialises in gynaecology oncology, during which she obtained her higher research degree, Doctor of Medicine, on Molecular and Epidemiology of Adenocarcinoma of Cervix from the University of Aberdeen, Scotland.
Dr Chew comes with over 20 years of experience in the field of gynaecology and has been practising extensively in gynaecological oncology surgery since 2003. She had worked at various well-established hospitals in Scotland, England and Singapore before joining Penang Adventist Hospital.
Dr Chew is skilled in handling all major gynaecological cancer surgeries, including radical hysterectomy, pelvic cytoreductive surgery for ovarian and primary peritoneal cancer, pelvic and para-aortic lymphadenectomy, ovarian cancer surgery, vulval cancer surgery and groin node lymphadenectomy, lotus flap rotation, laparoscopic hysterectomy, and lymphadenectomy.
In additional, Dr Chew also had the experience of running a one-stop clinic for consultation, scanning and, plan management for all suspected gynaecological malignancy. She is also a British Society of Colposcopy and Cervical Pathology (BSCCP) accredited lead colposcopist.
As a recipient of numerous travelling scholarships and bursaries awarded by prestigious institutions such as the British Society of Colposcopy and Cervical Pathology, Dr Chew had had the opportunity to attend various annual scientific meetings, workshops and conferences, and also visited the Gynaecological Cancer Research Centre at the Royal Women's Hospital, Melbourne, Australia.
Apart from having authored several publications in international peer-reviewed journals, Dr Chew has also given oral and poster presentations internationally. She participates actively in research activities and mission works. Among her experience includes providing colposcopy training in B.P. Koirala Institute of Health Sciences, Dharan, Nepal.
Presently, she is a member of Royal College of Obstetrician and Gynaecologist, British Society of Colposcopy and Cervical Pathology, British Gynaecological Cancer Society, British Society for the Studies of Vulval and Vaginal Disease, European Society of Gynaecology Oncology, Society of Colposcopy and Cervical Pathology Singapore, Academia of Medicine Singapore, and Obstetrics and Gynaecology Society of Singapore.