Dr Yeap, a Penang local and Chung Ling High School alumnus, graduated from the University of Western Australia with a degree in Bachelor of Dental Science (Honours).
He worked at Klinik Pergigian Jitra, Kedah, and Pusat Pergigian Kanak-kanak & Kolej Latihan Pergigian Malaysia before joining Penang Adventist Hospital.
He is competent in all aspects of general dentistry for children and adults including:
- Restorative works
- Scaling and preventive dentistry
- Cosmetic dentistry
- Fixed and removable prosthodontics
Presently, Dr Yeap is a committee member of the Malaysian Dental Association (Northern Zone) as well as the Scientific Committee of Penang Dental Congress 2015. In the past, he had helped in raising funds for the Primary School Visit Programmes (during his studies). He was also the Founding Secretary of the Malaysian Dental Student Association. Being actively involved in research activities, Dr Yeap has participated in numerous research projects since his student years and had presented his works in Australia, Fiji and Singapore.