Genetic Counselling

Certain cancers are associated with gene abnormalities. Both breast cancer and ovarian cancers are associated with BRCA gene. Oncologists will assess the risk factors and recommend genetic testing accordingly. There are also tests available to assess the risk of early breast and bowel cancer recurrence. These tests help the oncologists to decide if chemotherapy is beneficial to patients who have very early stage cancer.

Weighing Your Options for Colon Cancer Screening in Singapore Colorectal cancerĀ is the number one cancer affecting Singaporeans. Colon cancer screening in Singapore has been recommended even for people who think they do not have any risk of developing... more
4 Burning Questions To Ask Your Oncologist About Pancreatic Cancer A silent but deadly disease, pancreatic cancer ranks 6th among the types of cancer that kill Singaporeans. In fact, experts say that 95% of people diagnosed with pancreatic cancer die of the... more
3 Compelling Reasons To See Your Oncologist In Singapore Before Stomach Cancer Advances According to the National Cancer Centre Singapore 2009-2013 survey, stomach cancer is the 4th frequent cancer deaths among Singaporean males and 5th frequent cancer deaths among Singaporean... more