Dr. Charu graduated from Pondicherry University, India in 1995. She was a paediatrician for over 3 years before moving to the UK in 1998. She continued training in Paediatrics and Neonatology in the UK and obtained Membership of the Royal College of Paediatrics and Child Health, (MRCPCH, London) in 2001.
She then chose to embark on a career in General Practice in 2001 in the UK and having completed training, practiced as a GP near Cardiff, Wales from 2005 to 2011. She moved to Singapore in 2011 and has worked at CHI since then. She also holds a Diploma in Family planning (UK), a Diploma in Practical Dermatology from Cardiff University and is a member of the Royal College of General Practitioners (UK). She holds an interest in nutritional medicine and is training with the Australasian College of Nutritional and Environmental medicine. This enables her to have a holistic perspective to diseases and approach them from the diet and lifestyle perspective.
Her academic role is that of a sessional Clinical Facilitator, teaching medical students at Lee Kong Chian Medical School, Singapore.
Dr. Charu also speaks Hindi/Urdu, Punjabi and Tamil.
Dr Colin Koh graduated from the National University of Singapore in 1984. He has had a unique career as a family medicine doctor and healthcare administrator. Apart from Singapore, he has worked in Abu Dhabi, Vietnam and Indonesia. In Abu Dhabi he set up a state-of-the-art Wellness and Diagnostic Centre. He is certified in hyperbaric medicine and is a member of the American Anti-Aging Academy of Medicine.
He speaks Mandarin and Malay.
Dr Hui Voon Loo graduated from University College Dublin , Ireland in 2004. She completed her postgraduate family medicine training and obtained Master of Medicine in Family Medicine with the National University of Singapore.
She is also trained in nutritional medicine, where root cause of diseases are addressed, explored, treated and supported accordingly. She takes on a holistic view when treating medical condition and places a strong emphasis on the lifestyle and dietary role as well as psychological well-being in disease prevention and treatment. She has special interest in gut related issues, food intolerances, thyroid and adrenal issues, women health, psychological health and preventative medicine. She has done training in using nutrients to support brain biochemistry in mental health through the Walsh Research Institute in the US.
Academically, she is involved in postgraduate family medicine tutoring with the Yong Loo Lin School of Medicine, National University of Singapore and is a member of the College of Family Physician Singapore.
Dr Loo also speaks Mandarin, Cantonese/Hokkien and Melayu/Indonesia.
Dr Wong graduated from University of Western Ontario, Canada, in 2000. She obtained membership at Royal College of Paediatrics and Child Health (UK) and Master of Medicine in Paediatrics from National University of Singapore (NUS). She has just successfully completed the Graduate Diploma in Palliative Medicine.
Dr Wong has received training in general medicine, surgery, obstetrics and gynaecology in her early career. She has practised general medicine in rural setting and paediatric medicine in hospital setting. She has been practicing as a general practitioner in Singapore since 2005. Being a passionate runner, her areas of interest also cover sports medicine.
Dr Wong speaks English, Mandarin, Malay and a few Chinese dialects.
Dr. Grace Soo received her medical degree from University of Toronto (Faculty of Medicine), Canada, in 1994. She completed her residency in family medicine in McMaster University, Canada, is a full member of Canadian College of Family Physicians (CCFP) since 1996, and has been registered with the Singapore Medical Council since 1998. Grace has worked as a General Practitioner in Singapore, in private and public sectors as well as large hospitals and small clinics, since 2001. Prior to that, she practiced family medicine in Toronto, Canada.
Having spent her early childhood here, Grace is bilingual in English and Mandarin, and can also communicate in Cantonese dialect and Bahasa Malay. Being an avid sportswoman and mother of three boys, her areas of interest also cover Sports Medicine, Obstetrics and Gynecology and Paediatrics.