Following his graduation from the National University of Singapore (NUS), Dr Sean Leo went on to postgraduate studies, completing his orthopaedic surgical training in 2009. He then spent the next year at Royal North Shore Hospital in Sydney, Australia for a clinical fellowship. In this time as a fellow, Dr Leo received sub-specialty training in joint injuries, having a particular interest in the following:
Dr Leo is actively involved in training young doctors, as a clinical tutor with the Yong Loo Lin School of Medicine (NUS) and the Lee Kong Chian School of Medicine in Nanyang Technological University (NTU). In 2012, he joined Changi General Hospital (CGH) as a Consultant, making his way to Senior Consultant where he was Director of Hip and Knee Service. Dr Leo advocates applying new technology in the treatment of hip and knee pathology, such as robotic and customized patient specific instrumentation, and computer navigation. He is regularly invited to regional orthopaedics workshops as a speaker.
At CGH's hip fracture and secondary osteoporosis prevention program, Dr Leo worked closely with the osteoporosis liaison service to identify fragility hip fractures and facilitated the identification and treatment of patients with osteoporosis.
In his free time, Dr. Sean Leo enjoys distance running and cycling as an endurance sport enthusiast.