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Dr Lee Shan Xian

Dr Lee Shan Xian


Senior Consultant

Changi General Hospital

Specialty: Dermatology

Conditions Treated by this Doctor:
General Dermatology .

Clinical Appointments

  • Senior Consultant Dermatology Changi General HospitalChangi General Hospital


Dr Lee Shan Xian is a senior consultant with the Department of Dermatology at Changi General Hospital (CGH).

Dr Lee graduated with a Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery from the National University of Singapore (NUS) in 2007, and was elected a member of the Royal College of Physicians (United Kingdom) in 2012. She completed her advanced specialist training in Dermatology at CGH and the National Skin Centre in 2015. Dr Lee was awarded the best candidate for the Dermatology exit examinations by the Chapter of Dermatologists, College of Physicians, Singapore.

Aside from clinical obligations, she is also actively involved in teaching and research activities. Dr Lee has published and presented various research papers in scientific journals and at international conferences. She is also an invited speaker for medical and patient education, and has served on the executive committee of the Dermatological Society of Singapore.


  • Specialist accreditation in Dermatology (Singapore), 2015
  • MRCP (UK), 2012
  • MBBS (Singapore), 2007

Professional Appointments and Committee Memberships

  • Clinical Lecturer -NUS Yong Loo Lin School of Medicine
  • Clinical Physician Faculty Member - SingHealth Internal Medicine Residency Program
  • Member - Junior Doctors' Committee, Changi General Hospital
  • Member/Editor of Proceedings - Dermatological Society of Singapore
  • Member - Morbidity and Mortality Committee, Department of Dermatology, Changi General Hospital
  • Member - Royal College of Physicians (United Kingdom)
  • Member - Singapore Medical Association


  • Eastern Health Alliance Health Manpower Development Plan Fellowship, 2017
  • Best Candidate - Dermatology Exit Examinations, 2015
  • Singapore Health Quality Service Award: Silver Award, 2009 to 2010)

Research Interests

  • Contact Dermatitis
  • Allergoimmunology


• Tailoring of recommendations to reduce serious cutaneous adverse drug reactions: a pharmacogenomics approach. Tan-Koi WC, Sung C, Chong YY, Lateef A, Pang SM, Vasudevan A, Aw D, Lui NL, Lee SX, Ren EC, Koay ES, Tay YK, Lim YL, Lee HY, Dong D, Loke C, Tan L, Limenta M, Lee EJ, Toh D, Chan CL. Pharmacogenomics. 2017 Jun;18(9):881-890.

• A 40-Year-Old Man with Rashes and Palpitations. Lee SX, Tay YK. Ann Acad Med Singapore. 2016 Jun;45(6):264-6.

• The profile of adult onset Henoch-Schönlein purpura in an Asian population. Yong AM, Lee SX, Tay YK. Int J Dermatol. 2015 Nov;54(11):1236-41.

• Lichen Planus in Children. Lee SX, Tay YK. Textbook chapter in Pediatric Skin of Color (editors: Nanette B. Silverberg, Carola Durán-McKinster, Yong-Kwang Tay; published March 2015).

 • Relationship between exhaled nitric oxide and atopy in Asian young adults. Chng SY, Van Bever HP, Lian D, Lee SX, Xu XN, Wang XS, Goh DY. Respirology. 2005 Jan;10(1):40-5.

Research Trials