Dr Loh Poh Yen attained his basic medical training from University of Malaya in 1999 and subsequently obtained his membership of Royal Colleges of Physicians of the United Kingdom (MRCP) and Master of Medicine from National University of Singapore in 2006. Dr Loh pursued his specialist training in Singapore in both gastroenterology and advanced internal medicine. He has become one of the few doctors in Singapore who is accredited by Ministry of Health and registered as specialist in two specialties
Dr Loh Poh Yen served as a consultant in Changi General Hospital after his return from his training. He continued to provide medical care for patients with both gastroenterological and general medical problems.
Dr Loh was actively involved in the training of young doctors. He was a clinical senior lecturer to medical students from NUS’ Yong Loo Lin School of Medicine, and was also core faculty for SingHealth’s senior residency programme aimed at training young gastroenterologists.