Dr Tan Kar Su graduated from the National University of Singapore in 2000. After the completion of his Otolaryngology training, he was awarded a national scholarship and spent 1 year full time in Seoul, South Korea. During his time in South Korea, Dr Tan understudied his mentors Professor Jung Dong Hak and Professor Han Seong Yik, learning the advanced applications of Rhinoplasty and Facial Skeletal Surgery. Upon his return he served as a Facial Plastic Consultant in the ENT Department of Khoo Teck Puat Hospital. To this day, Dr Tan maintains close ties with his Korean counterparts, and is frequently invited to give conference lectures both locally and in Korea.
In addition to being the Medical Director of The Rhinoplasty Clinic, Dr Tan Kar Su is also a Visiting Consultant to Khoo Teck Puat Hospital, Ng Teng Fong General Hospital, and Changi General Hospital. He is also a Clinical Senior Tutor for Yong Loo Lin School of Medicine, National University of Singapore.