Novena Vitiligo Medical Centre is dedicated to helping our patients better understand and treat their vitiligo. Centrally located in Singapore, we sit adjacent to the upcoming HealthCity Novena and are conveniently located next to Mount Elizabeth Novena. For our international clientele, we have a wealth of accommodation options nearby to facilitate ease of commute.
Our multi-cultural team has been carefully assembled to enable us to engage patients in a number of different languages, including English, Mandarin, or Bahasa Indonesia/Melayu all in a bid to improve rapport and understanding of the therapeutic process.
Drawing from a wealth of international resources, we utilise a multi-step, multi-pronged approach to help our patients at every stage of their condition. Together, we endeavour to position ourselves in the market as the leading vitiligo treatment centre in Singapore and the region.
Monday - Friday : 9:00 am - 5:00pm
Saturday : 9:00 am - 1:00 pm
Vitiligo is an acquired skin condition where areas of the skin lose their pigment over time, resulting in the formation of white patches on the skin. Famous personalities living with vitiligo include Winnie Harlow (of America’s Next Top Model fame), Joe Rogan, Amitabh Bachchan, and most notably, of course, Michael Jackson.
This is not a rare condition. In fact, as many as one in 100 people are estimated to be living with vitiligo. However, even though vitiligo is relatively common in our population, there are large gaps in knowledge regarding the condition in Singapore and Asia.
As a doctor who focuses on treating patients with vitiligo, I decided to write a guide to share my experiences. I will touch on the condition, how it is managed in Singapore, and methods with which people living with vitiligo can improve and maintain the health of not just their skin, but also their overall physical wellness.
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