Dr. Eileen Tan was the first Singaporean to win the American Society of Dermatologic Surgery Preceptorship Award in 2001. The following year, Dr Eileen Tan was the first Asian to win the North American Hair Research Society Mentorship award. Dr Eileen Tan was also the first doctor in Singapore to be certified as Diplomate by American Board of Hair Restoration Surgery.
Dr. Eileen Tan has been invited to speak and present regularly at national and international meetings and has published research papers in both international and local media journals. She is a familiar face on national television, and often featured on radio and in numerous health-related publications. As part of the public education to create awareness to various hair and scalp problems, Dr. Tan authored and published a book “A Guide to Healthy Scalp and Hair” in 2010.
Dr. Eileen Tan’s practice encompasses general and cosmetic dermatology, with a strong emphasis on hair and nail disorders, hair transplantation, laser surgery and body contouring.
Dr. Tan is a valued member of the following institutions and societies:
Member of the Royal College of Physicians (MRCP) United Kingdom
Fellow of the Academy of Medicine, Singapore (FAMS Dermatology)
Diplomate of the American Board of Hair Restoration Surgery (ABHRS)
Dermatological Society of Singapore (DSS)
International Society of Hair Restoration (ISHRS)
American Society of Dermatologic Surgery (ASDS)
American Academy of Cosmetic Surgery (AACS)
American Society of Laser Medicine and Surgery (ASLMS)
Fellow of the International Society of Hair Restoration Surgery (ISHRS)
Dr. Eileen Tan obtained her Bachelor of Medicine, Bachelor of Surgery (MBBS) Degree (1991) and Master of Medicine (MMed) in Internal Medicine (1997) from the National University of Singapore. She was accredited as a dermatologist by Specialist Accreditation Board in 2001. A fellowship in dermatologic surgery, lasers and hair disorders and hair transplantation at the University of British Columbia was conducted in 2002.