The Group was conceptualised by its initial founders, Dr Rachel Lim and Dr Sean Ng.
The Group’s first aesthetic clinic, RL Aesthetics, was established by Dr Rachel Lim in April 2015.
The Group’s first specialist clinic, through Ardmore Orthopaedics Pte Ltd (now known as VS Investment Holdings) was established by Dr Sean Ng in April 2016.
The Company was incorporated on 1 December 2017
The Company acquired Apicare Medical and Apicare Pain Specialist from Dr. Wilson Tay in December 2017. Dr. Wilson Tay is now the Group’s executive director and CEO, and part of the Group’s anaesthesiology and pain management segment.
In October 2018, the Group acquired Sebastian Chua MH and S Chua from Dr. Sebastian Chua, and Dr. Sebastian Chua now heads the Group’s anaesthesiology and pain management segment.
Dr. Edwin Tan joined the Group as an orthopaedic surgeon in December 2018.
The Group’s first foray overseas through a joint-venture agreement with Dr Hy Soryaphea, the founder of Soriya Hospital in Phnom Penh, Cambodia to provide aesthetics and wellness services in clinical premises located in Soriya Hospital.
In November 2019, Dr Ang Teck Kee joined the Group as a Cardiologist.
In December 2019, the Group expanded into Family Medicine by acquiring a 51.0% interest in Phoenix Medical Group ("PMG").
In addition, the Group undertook and completed its restructuring and rebranding exercise to “Livingstone Health Ltd”.
The Group strengthened its orthopaedic department with the addition of Dr Seng Chusheng in March 2020 and Dr Kevin Koo in July 2020.
In November 2020, the Group embarked on providing endocrinology services under the internal medicine segment with Dr. Tay Tunn Lin joining the Group.
On 22 January 2021, Livingstone was acquired by SGX Mainboard-listed Citicode Ltd, via a Reverse Takeover (RTO) of up to S$72 million.
Following the RTO, Citicode transferred its listing status from the SGX Mainboard to the Catalist Board, and changed its name to Livingstone Health Holdings Limited with effect from 4 February 2021.
In May 2021, we launched Ardennes Healthcare Pte Ltd, a one-stop health screening and radiology centre, strengthening Livingstone Health’s ecosystem.
In September 2021, we commenced operations of Atlas Podiatry, expanding our portfolio of allied health services.
Dr John Hsiang joined the Group as a Gastroenterologist in November 2021, expanding Livingstone Health’s internal medicine team.
Also in November 2021, Dr James Tan joined Livingstone Health’s orthopaedic department.