Dr Terence Tan

MB BCh BAO (NUI), MSc Molecular Medicine (Imperial, UK), ABIM (Internal Medicine), ABIM (Medical Oncology)


Dr Terence Tan is a Medical Oncologist who consultants at Icon SOC across various clinics in Singapore.

He received his medical degree at the Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland, later undertaking a Masters of Science in Molecular Medicine at Imperial College, London. He completed internal medicine residency training at SUNY Buffalo, followed by a clinical fellowship in medical oncology at Roswell Park Cancer Institute.

An American Board Certified oncologist, Dr Tan has a strong interest in molecular medicine, medical informatics and cancer prevention. He has international experience in the management and treatment of cancer patients and has worked both in clinical academic and private practice settings, including positions at National Cancer Center Singapore and Central Care Cancer Centre Kansas, USA.

Dr Tan is a passionate advocate for clinical trials and participates in a number of international trials across different cancer types. He is currently developing a comprehensive clinical trials planner, which assists patients in navigating the vast number of trials available globally. Dr Tan’s steadfast dedication to supporting patients has seen him design a lifestyle program that helps people adhere to the World Cancer Research Fund’s cancer prevention guidelines.

A recipient of two biomedical sciences research grants, Dr Tan’s research has pioneered and developed novel cancer bio-devices for cancer treatment.

Sub-specialty interests: cancer and general health screening