Dr Tan graduated from National University of Singapore and was one of the few medical doctors selected into the pioneer batch of Singapore National Healthcare Group surgical residency program. He spent his foundation years training in various surgical specialties in the hospitals and he obtained his Membership of the Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh(General Surgery) in 2013.
Through his practice, he developed a keen clinical interest in dermatological conditions and has obtained a Diploma in (FP) Dermatology from NUS. Dr Tan aims to help his patients achieve beauty through science with his use of appropriate skin care regiment, aesthetic procedures and lasers. He believes his experience in surgery will complement his work in aesthetic and dermatological procedures at IDS clinic.
An ex-national athlete, Dr Tan was an avid canoeist in his college days and competed in local and regional canoeing competitions. Outside of his profession, he enjoys running and going to the gym.