Dr Colin Theng is a highly-regarded, fully accredited dermatologist who has more than 20 years of clinical experience. An accomplished skin specialist, he is a frequent invited speaker at meetings and conferences on both the local and international stage. As a key opinion leader in the areas of psoriasis, biologic treatments, eczema, phototherapy and sun-related skin disorders, Dr Theng has served on many advisory boards and workgroups in his fields of expertise. Above all, Dr Theng is a friendly and caring doctor who believes in delivering excellent patient care and this is evidenced by the numerous service awards he has received, including the Healthcare Humanitarian award for his community work.
Dr Theng graduated from the National University of Singapore in 1995 and went on to complete his training in family medicine, receiving his Masters in Family Medicine from NUS and Member of the Royal College of Physicians (MRCP) UK. Dr Theng completed his dermatology training at the National Skin Centre and was a recipient of the Health Manpower Development Plan award (HMDP) to further his training in dermatology at Hope Hospital, Manchester in the UK, where he subspecialized in the areas of phototherapy, photodermatology and psoriasis. Through his training, he has garnered extensive experience in treating both Asian and Caucasian skin types.
Dr Theng is grateful for the privilege to serve as a doctor and believes in giving his patients professional, yet individualized and personal care. He upholds the highest ethical standards in the treatment of his patients. Often described as a patient, friendly and caring doctor, you can certainly trust Dr Theng to do his best for you. In his spare time, Dr Theng enjoys spending time with his lovely wife Merlene and 3 children. He loves sports like tennis and table tennis and still plays tennis at a social and competitive level. Singing and performing is also his passion, and he actively participates in his church musicals and outreach programmes.