Dr. Loh Ping Tyug

Specialist: Glomerular and Diabetic Kidney Diseases
MB, BCh, BAO (Hons), MRCP (UK)

Dr Loh graduated with MB, BCh, BAO (Hons) and won the J Seton Pringle Prize for Surgery from Trinity College of Dublin in Ireland in 1999. She obtained postgraduate qualifications in Internal Medicine and membership of the Royal College of Physicians (MRCP) in Ireland in 2002. She was awarded specialist accreditation in Renal Medicine from Singapore Medical Council in 2006.

Dr Loh Ping Tyug has a keen interest in Glomerular Diseases and Diabetic Kidney Disease.

Prior to private practice, Dr Loh was a Senior Consultant Nephrologist at National University Hospital (NUH) in Singapore where she led the Glomerular Disease Management Clinic and served as the Director of Preventive Nephrology. She worked closely with Family Physicians in early detection and management of kidney diseases.

In 2016, she was awarded the National Clinical Excellence Team Award from the Ministry of Health, Singapore for her contributions in developing a collaborative approach to providing optimal care for patients with Diabetic Kidney Disease at the primary care level.

Dr Loh is also active in teaching, with appointments as Assistant Professor in Yong Loo Lin School of Medicine, National University of Singapore and External Lecturer for the Advanced Diploma in Nursing at School of Health Sciences, Nanyang Polytechnic. She was the Nephrology Undergraduate Director and Core Faculty for Nephrology Senior Residency Program at NUH.

Dr Loh’s study in gene polymorphisms on tacrolimus dosing in Asian renal transplant recipients, won her the Singhealth Young Investigator Award in 2007.

As Medical Director for Advance Renal Care, she provides specialised care to patients with renal failure requiring dialysis.

Dr Loh’s private clinics, Kidney Life Centres are fully equipped to provide comprehensive diagnosis, treatment, and management of both general and complex kidney conditions such as recurrent urinary tract infections, kidney stones, diabetic kidney disease, glomerular diseases and kidney conditions in pregnancy etc.

Dr Loh is fluent in English, Mandarin, Bahasa, Hokkien, Cantonese and Teochew.

Professional Appointments:

Medical Director
Pacific Advance Renal Care (Sengkang) Dialysis Centre
Pacific Advance Renal Care (Tampines) Dialysis Centre
Pacific Advance Renal Care (Fajar Spring) Dialysis Centre
Advance Dialysis Services

CME Committee Member
Mount Elizabeth Novena Hospital

Transplant Ethic Committee Member
Farrer Park Hospital

Visiting Senior Consultant Nephrologist
Co-director for NEMO Program
National University Hospital, Singapore

Assistant Professor
Yong Loo Lin School of Medicine
National University Singapore

Lecturer, Advance Diploma in Nursing
School of Health Sciences
Nanyang Polytechnic

Previous appointments:

Senior Consultant Nephrologist,
Glomerular Disease Management Clinic,
National University Hospital, Singapore

Director, Preventive Nephrology
National University Hospital, Singapore

Core Faculty
Nephrology Senior Residency Programme
National University Hospital, Singapore

Awards and Achievements:

J Seton Pringle Prize for Surgery from Trinity College,
Dublin, Ireland (1999)

Singhealth Young Investigator Award, Singapore (2007)

National Clinical Excellence Team Award,
Ministry of Health, Singapore (2016)

Accredited hospitals

Farrer Park Hospital
Mt Elizabeth Novena Hospital
Mt Elizabeth Hospital, Orchard
Gleneagles Hospital