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Dr Chitra Ramalingam

Dr Gangadaran Ramalingam Chitra


Associate Consultant

KK Women's and Children's Hospital

Specialty: Child Development, General Paediatrics

Conditions Treated by this Doctor:
Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder , Autism Spectrum Disorder , Behavioural and Emotional Disorder of Childhood , Diagnostic Assessment for Autism Spectrum Disorder , Global Developmental Delay , Learning Difficulties , Speech and Language Delay .

Clinical Appointments

  • Associate Consultant Department of Child Development KK Women's and Children's HospitalKK Women's and Children's Hospital


Dr Chitra Ramalingam is an Associate Consultant at the Department of Child Development at KK Women’s and Children’s Hospital, Singapore.

Dr Chitra graduated from the Madras Medical College, India in 2000. She obtained her MRCPCH (UK) in 2004 and is a Fellow of the Royal College of Paediatrics and Child Health (UK). She completed her Specialist paediatric training in UK and has worked as a Consultant in Community Paediatrics at New Cross Hospital, Wolverhampton, UK for 6 years. Prior to joining KK Women’s and Children’s Hospital, Dr.Chitra was working as a Consultant Paediatrician in private practice for over 3 years in Singapore.

She has over 17 years of experience in Paediatrics and has been doing assessments for children with neurodevelopment problems including Global Developmental Delay, Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder, Autistic Spectrum Disorder, and management of common paediatric illnesses.


  • FRCPCH, Royal College of Paediatrics and Child Health, UK, 2015
  • MRCPCH, Royal College of Paediatrics and Child Health, UK, 2004
  • MBBS, Madras Medical College and Research Institute, Chennai, India, 2000

Professional Appointments and Committee Memberships

  • Fellow of Royal College of Paediatrics and Child Health, UK
  • Member, Singapore Medical Council
  • Member, General Medical Council, UK
  • Member, Tamilnadu Medical Council, India
  • Member, The Association for Child and Adolescent Mental Health, UK


  • Clinical Excellence Award in Feb 2016 for contribution towards service provision for Looked After Children, The Royal Wolverhampton Hospitals NHS Trust, UK.

Research Interests


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