About

DR. GANESH RAMALINGAM GASTROINTESTINAL SURGEON

G & L Surgical is a clinic that specialises in gastrointestinal and laparoscopic procedures. The clinic is founded by Dr Ganesh Ramalingam, who is a trained general surgeon and is skilled with over 20 years of training and experience. It is his belief that every patient is important. With the best welfare of the patient at heart, Dr Ganesh and his team believes in looking after the holistic well-being of a patient, being welcoming to queries and providing a listening ear to those in need. G&L Surgical offers all patients an exemplary quality of service, patient care and aftercare.

Dr Ganesh Ramalingam graduated from National University of Singapore in 1997 and he completed his post graduate training and Fellowship with the Royal College of Surgeons, Edinburgh. He is currently a Consultant General Surgeon with G&L Surgical Clinic at Mt Elizabeth Novena, specializing in General Surgery, Bariatric and Advanced Laparoscopic Surgery, Endoscopy and Trauma.

He was part of the Faculty of the Residency Program and Proctor of the Fundamentals of Laparoscopic Surgery in Khoo Teck Puat Hospital. He is an Adjunct Assistant Professor, General Surgery at Yong Loo Lin School of Medicine, at National University of Singapore and is active as a lecturer and examiner.

In the Singapore Armed Forces, Dr Ganesh served in the Commando Unit since 1999 as a Commando Medical Officer during both his National Service and as National Serviceman. He is part of the Football Association of Singapore Medical Committee and is the match doctor for the Singapore National Team.

Outside of his work commitments, Dr Ganesh has also been on voluntary Humanitarian Efforts at Banda Aceh after the tsunami and Jogjakarta for the earthquake relief mission. He also has special research interests in Trauma, Critical Care, Advanced Laparoscopy and Bariatrics and published 15 original articles in various peer review journals and more than 60 poster and oral presentations at conferences to date.

ACADEMICS
  • MBBS (Singapore)
    Bachelor of Medicine & Bachelor of Surgery, National University of Singapore, Singapore
  • MMed (Singapore)
    Master of Medicine, National University of Singapore, Singapore
  • MRCS (Edinburgh)
    Member of the Royal College of Surgeons, Edinburgh
  • FRCS (Edinburgh)
    Fellow of the Royal College of Surgeons, Edinburgh
SERVICES
  • General Surgery Consultation
  • Bariatric Surgery (laparoscopic obesity surgery)
  • Gastrointestinal surgery including stomach and colorectal cancers
  • Laparoscopic surgery including hernias, gallbladder and appendix
  • Endoscopy (Gastroscopy & Colonoscopy) and intragastric balloon insertion
  • 24 hour Emergency surgery and Trauma surgery