DR LO ZHENG XIANG
Dr Lo Zheng Xiang attained his Bachelor of Dental Surgery from the National University of Singapore. He was also awarded the Robert Lin Memorial Medal during the course of his studies.
Being conversant in English, Mandarin, Malay and Hokkien allowed Dr Lo to reach out to patients from all walks of life, especially so during his tenure in public service.
He has experience across both National Healthcare Group Polyclinics (NHGP) and SingHealth Polyclinics. Dr Lo was subsequently appointed as the dental officer in-charge of Toa Payoh Polyclinic. As the in-charge, he was tasked to manage dental operations on top of his clinical work.
For his contributions to the polyclinic, Dr Lo was awarded the NHGP OurCare Quality Improvement Sustainability Award, NHGP OurCare Quality Improvement Project Award (Outstanding) and NHGP Star Award.
Dr Lo then continued public service at Khoo Teck Puat Hospital where he worked closely with dental specialists in advanced dentistry, including treating gum disease, root canal treatment, crowns & bridges, dentures and oral surgery. In addition, Dr Lo frequently handled dental clearances and dental emergencies such as acute pain and trauma.
Through his varied experiences as a dental surgeon, Dr Lo recognizes that dentistry is constantly evolving. He is always on the lookout for overseas and local courses to attend to keep abreast of advancements in dentistry.
Many role models in healthcare inspired Dr Lo in his career. He strives to be a good steward of patient health, and hopes to empower patients to become stewards in their own right.
In his free time, Dr Lo enjoys reading. He also volunteers in local and overseas dental mission work.