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Breast Service

The Sengkang General Hospital Breast Service is a key member of the SingHealth Duke-NUS Breast Centre, the largest centre in Singapore treating the full spectrum of breast conditions. The Centre serves its patients at 5 key SingHealth institutions, namely, National Cancer Centre Singapore, Singapore General Hospital, Sengkang General Hospital, KK Women's and Children's Hospital and Changi General Hospital. Annually, the Centre handles about 25,000 outpatient visits and manages over 1,000 breast cancers patients.

We provide a full range of integrated services for the assessment and management of benign and malignant breast conditions in a holistic approach, make specialised care more personalized and accessible in a caring and friendly environment, and offer one-stop services our patients. Patients will receive individualized care from a multidisciplinary team of specialist breast surgeons, radiologists, pathologists, oncologists, specialist breast care nurses and physiotherapists. Every case of breast cancer is discussed at a weekly multidisciplinary meeting to ensure the best treatment options are recommended. Patients have full access to warm, supportive care from the team of experts focused on breast cancer throughout their duration of treatment; working together in unison to achieve seamless and best outcome for our patients.

Our Clinical Specialties and Services

We work closely in a multidisciplinary team to provide a full range of integrated services and programmes:

  • Breast Diagnostics and cancer screening
  • Benign breast clinic
  • Breast cancer management and treatment
  • Minimally invasive breast biopsy
  • Minor and breast cancer surgery
  • Breast reconstruction
  • Breast care nurse (BCN) services for peri-operative and post-operative care
  • Post-operative physiotherapy and lymphoedema care
  • Pre-operative (neoadjuvant) therapy programme
  • Patient education, breast self-examination training
  • SHS Blossoms Support Group support and survivorship


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Conditions We Treat


Treatments Offered

  • Breast clinical assessment
  • Breast radiological evaluation
    • Digital mammography
    • Ultrasonography
  • Minimally invasive breast biopsy
  • Breast surgery