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alt Name Dr. Balachandran Appoo
Designation Consultant ENT, Head & Neck Surgeon
Specialty   Ear, Nose & Throat Surgery
Qualification MBBS (MAN), MS, ORL, HEAD NECK (UKM), CMIA, Fellowship in Head, Neck Oncosurgery (Aus), Fellowship in Oromaxillofacial Trauma & Oncosurgery (Aus)
Suite Number S18
Clinic Hours Monday to Saturday: 9.00am - 1.00pm
Monday to Thursday: 2.00pm - 5.00pm*
*by appointment only
About the Doctor

With over 17 years of experience in medicine, 11 of which in the ENT specialty, Dr. Balachandran is a prominent surgeon in the field of ENT with a keen interest in Laser Surgery in ENT, Maxillofacial Trauma Surgery and Head & Neck Cancer Surgery. He performs one of the largest series of comprehensive ENT Laser surgeries in Malaysia. In addition to being highly skilled in ENT practices, Dr. Bala is also excellent in a vast area of subspecialties such as facial plastic surgeries and sleep disorder surgeries. In addition, Dr. Bala was a Senior Registrar in Oromaxillofacial, Head, Neck and ENT in Australia before returning to Malaysia to head the Department of ENT & Head, Neck Surgery in Tengku Ampuan Rahimah Hospital and Sg Buloh Hospital respectively. Today, Dr. Bala is a Consultant ENT Head & Neck Surgeon at Tropicana Medical Centre.

Added services :-
1) Allergy clinic
2) Laser Surgery in ENT
3) Balloon sinoplasty
4) Facial trauma management
5) Sleep apnoea & snoring clinic
6) Head and neck cancer surgery

Contact Details +603-6287 1046 or 1048
 
 alt Name Dr. Mallina Sivarajasingam
Designation Consultant ENT, Head & Neck Surgeon
Specialty   Ear, Nose & Throat Surgery
Qualification MBBS (MAHE), MS ORL-HNS (UKM), CMIA (NIOSH), Fellowship Head & Neck Oncosurgery (Australia)
Suite Number S13
Clinic Hours

Monday, Tuesday, Thursday & Friday : 9.00am - 5.00pm
Monday : 6.00pm - 7.30pm (By appointment only)
Saturday : 9.00am - 1.00pm 

About the Doctor

Dr. Mallina Sivarajasingam further enhances Tropicana Medical Centre with her passion for  ENT, Head & Neck Surgery. She realised her calling while working in Ipoh General Hospital, then proceeded to pursue her Masters in Hospital Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia (HUKM). Following which she has been practicing in Hospital Sungai Buloh where she pioneered the Sleep & Snoring Clinic as well as the Sleep Study Lab and is a member of the Asean Sleep Society. 

Adding to this she has further completed her Fellowship in Head & Neck Oncosurgery in Australia where she gained exposure in Laser and Robotic Surgery.. With over 13 years experience in the medical field and nearly 10 years devoted to ENT, Dr Mallina has many articles and reviews published in local and internationally peer reviewed journals. She is also active in research pertaining to Sleep Apnoea, Nasopharyngeal Carcinoma as well as Head & Neck Cancers. Today, Dr. Mallina is a Consultant ENT Head & Neck Surgeon at Tropicana Medical Centre.

Contact Details +603-6287 1046 or 1048 
 
alt Name Dr. Arasa Raj Sinnathuray
Designation Consultant ENT, Head & Neck Surgeon
Specialty   Ear, Nose & Throat Surgery
Qualification MB BCh, BAO (Ireland),FRCS General Surgery (Ireland), FRCS ENT Surgery (Ireland),
FRCS ORL – HNS Otorhinolaryngology, Head & Neck Surgery (UK), MD (UK), CCT (UK),
Ear Surgery Fellowship (France & UK), Laser Certified (UK)
Suite Number S6
Clinic Hours Wednesday : 6.30pm - 9.30pm
About the Doctor Dr. Arasa graduated from The Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland in 1994, and was an Anatomy Demonstrator before commencing the Belfast Surgical Rotation.  He was appointed to the Northern Ireland Type I Specialist Registrar Rotation in ENT Surgery, covering a wide range of procedures such as Grommets, Nasal Polypectomy, Septoplasty, Tonsillectomy, Microlaryngoscopy, Oesophagoscopy and Emergency procedures.  Advanced training was completed in the subspecialisms of Head & Neck Surgery (including Snoring Surgery), Rhinology (including Sinus Surgery and Rhinoplasty), and Otology (including Cochlear Implantation and Pinnaplasty).  He passed the Intercollegiate Exit Exam, obtained a UK Certificate of Completion of Training, and was admitted to the UK General Medical Council Specialist Register (Roll No. 4557128), accredited as a Consultant. 

He then undertook an Otology Fellowship in Marseille learning Vibrant Soundbridge and Otologics Middle Ear Implantation.  During another Otology Fellowship in Gloucester & Cheltenham he received advanced training in Cholesteatoma and Otosclerosis surgery (Meatoplasty, Canalplasty, KTP-Laser Combined Approach Tympanoplasty, Posterior Ear Canal Reconstruction, Mastoid Obliteration, KTP-Laser Stapes Surgery, Ossiculoplasty and BAHA).  His Doctorate in Medicine was on Cochlear Implants and Genetics.  Recent papers include: Cochlear implantation in keratitis-ichthyosis-deafness syndrome-10-year follow-up of two patients, Cochlear Implantation in Brown-Vialetto-Van-Laere syndrome, Aggressive treatment of metastasis to the parotid, Connexin 26 (GJB2) gene-related deafness and speech intelligibility after cochlear implantation, and Auditory perception and speech discrimination after cochlear implantation in patients with connexin 26 (GJB2) gene-related deafness.  

In January 2011 he was appointed an Associate Professor and Consultant ENT Surgeon at University Malaya, and was an Examiner in the Malaysian Master of Otorhinolaryngology Part I and Part II (Final) exams.  He is a Fellow of the European Academy of Otology & Neurotology, and invited Faculty member for the 2012 meeting in Slovakia, teaching laser cholesteatoma surgery. Today, Dr Arasa is a Consultant ENT Surgeon at Tropicana Medical Centre
Contact Details +603-6287 1046 or 1048
 
alt Name Dr. Yeo Sek Wee
Designation Consultant ENT Surgeon
Specialty   Ear, Nose & Throat Surgery
Qualification MBBCh (Ire), BAO, LRCP/SI, FRCSI (ENT), FRCSI (Surgery), Fellowship in Head & Neck Surgery (Monash)
Suite Number S6
Clinic Hours

Friday : 6.00pm - 8.00pm*
*by appointment only

About the Doctor Dr. Yeo completed his medical training in Ireland and gained his full registration with the Irish Medical Council. He worked as a Senior House Officer in Ear, Nose & Throat surgery at the Royal Victoria Eye and Ear Hospital in Dublin before gaining entry to the Irish Higher Surgical Training in Otolaryngology / Head & Neck Reconstructive surgery. Upon completion of his post-graduate training, he obtained his post-graduate degree in General Surgery and Otolaryngology both from the Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland.
Later on, he underwent advanced training to sub-specialize in Head & Neck Surgery and Rhinology at Australia before returning to Malaysia to serve as Specialist Lecturer at Hospital Universiti Kebangsaan. Dr. Yeo has attended numerous conferences and meetings internationally both as an invited guest speaker and a delegate in this field. Besides, he is also the course director for the 1st Head and Neck conference with live surgery in Malaysia and appointed as the regional expert in the International Federation of Head and Neck Oncological Societies. Currently, Dr Yeo is Consultant ENT Surgeon at Tropicana Medical Centre.
Contact Details +603-6287 1046 or 1048