Dr. Sebastian Chua
Chief Medical Officer
Head of Anaesthesiology & Pain Management

Biography

Dr. Sebastian Chua is the Chief Medical Officer at Livingstone Health. He specialises in anaesthesiology and perioperative care with 22 years of clinical experience.

He graduated with a Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery, and obtained a Master of Medicine (Anaesthesiology) from NUS in 1996 and 2003 respectively. Dr. Sebastian Chua received training experience in obstetric anaesthesia in King Edward Memorial Hospital for Women in Perth, Western Australia and perioperative medicine in Geelong Hospital in Geelong, Victoria, Australia in 2005.

Prior to entering private practice in 2010, Dr. Sebastian Chua was an associate consultant from 2006 to 2008 and consultant from 2008 to 2010 with the Department of Anaesthesia at SGH. Dr. Sebastian Chua currently practices anaesthesia and perioperative care at Mount Elizabeth Hospital and other private hospitals. He is involved in pre-surgical optimisation of patients, provision and management of anaesthesia during surgery, as well as post-surgical care of patients, including pain management and intensive care. He was also the director of the Perioperative Evaluation Clinic at SGH from 2007 to 2010, where he formulated guidelines for perioperative assessment and optimisation of patients.