Dr Jaideepraj Rao
Surgeon (Upper Gastrointestinal Surgery)
Dr. Jaideepraj Rao is currently the Senior Consultant and Head of the Upper Gastrointestinal & Minimal Access Surgery unit, and the Director of the Bariatric Surgery Programme in the Department of General Surgery in Tan Tock Seng Hospital, Singapore.
He is also a clinical Teacher at the Yong Loo Lin School of Medicine, National University of Singapore.
Dr. Rao completed his basic and advanced surgical training in Singapore and did his fellowship in advance laparoscopic and robotic surgery in Korea. He is a member of the Endoscopic & Laparoscopic Surgeons of Asia, and an international honorary member of the Korean Laparoscopic Gastrointestinal Surgery Society. He is also one of the founding members of the Obesity and Metabolic Surgery Society of Singapore.
Dr. Rao is actively involved in clinical research and has several publications in peer-reviewed journals. He is also involved in teaching and is a core faculty of the Surgical Residency programme in Singapore.