Xin Jie graduated in 2013 from Queensland University of Technology with a Bachelor in Health Sciences (Podiatry) with honors and obtained her fellowship training under the SingHealth Health Manpower Development Plan (HMDP) at Baylor College of Medicine in Houston, Texas.
She began practicing as a Podiatrist at Singapore General Hospital (SGH) where she was also the Chief Clinical Educator for the Podiatry Department at SGH. Xin Jie contributed greatly as a clinical educator by developing Hands-on Placement Workshop for podiatry students in SGH, held foot care trainings for nursing staff, and developed e-learning modules for her juniors, to name a few.
Xin Jie’s special interests include musculoskeletal conditions of the foot, and pediatric foot conditions. In her treatment methods, she believes in taking on a patient-centered approach, such that all treatments are personalized to her patients’ lifestyle and activities, leading to positive treatment outcomes.
Xin Jie’s excellent customer service, bubbly personality, and pleasant disposition has won her the SingHealth Quality Service Award Silver and Gold in 2017 and 2018 respectively. Xin Jie has also volunteered extensively both locally and overseas, to provide diabetic foot screening and other podiatry services. She is a member of the Wound Healing Society (Singapore) and Podiatry Association (Singapore). In her free time, Xin Jie enjoys practicing yoga, doing upcycle projects, and spending time with her daughter.