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Qualifications


  1. BHSc Health Science (Physiotherapy) (Australia) University of Sydney
  2. Masters in Physiotherapy (Musculoskeletal) (Australia) University of Queensland
  3. Dr Vodder Certified Lymphoedema therapist (Singapore)
  4. DMA Certified Pilates Instructor




Achievements


  1. Excellence Award in Bachelor of Health Science ( Physiotherapy), 2006
  2. Masters in Physiotherapy (Musculoskeletal) scholarship from the Health Manpower Development Programme by the Singapore National Healthcare Group at the University of Queensland, Royal Brisbane and Women’s Hospital and The Prince Charles Hospital, 2012




Continuous Learning


  1. Diploma in Physiotherapy, Nanyang Polytechnic Singapore, 2006
  2. Bachelor’s Degree, Health Science (Physiotherapy), 2008
  3. Master's Degree, Physiotherapy (Musculoskeletal)
Completed the following certificate courses:
  1. Vestibular Rehabilitation, 2007
  2. DMA Clinical Pilates, 2010
  3. Visceral Manipulation: Abdomen, 2013 (The Barral Institute)
  4. Craniosacral Therapy 1, 2014 (The Barral Institute)
  5. Craniomandibular Dysfunction at the Cranio Facial Therapy Academy, 2014
  6. Kinetic Link Training, 2016
  7. Osteon Manual Therapy Dry Needling couse, 2017




Conditions Treated


Surgical conditions

  • Discectomy (Surgical removal of the whole or a part of an intervertebral disc)
  • Lumbar fusion (Surgical procedure used to correct problems with the small bones in the spine)
  • Total knee/ hip replacement
  • Rotator cuff repair
Non-surgical conditions
  • Frozen shoulder
  • Shoulder impingement
  • Chronic low back pain or neck pain
  • Whiplash and headache or dizziness relating to the neck
Neurological conditions
  • Stroke
  • Parkinson’s disease
  • Spinal cord injury
Lymphoedema conditions
  • Shoulder and irreversible arm swelling (lymphoedema), which usually arise after mastectomy (removal of full breast) and excision of the lymph nodes.
Urinary incontinence
  • Management of patients with urinary incontinence arising from post pregnancy in women and post robotic-assisted laparoscopic radical prostatectomy (RALRP) in men with pelvic floor management
Vestibular conditions
  • BPPV
  • Meniere’s disease
  • Vestibular hypofunction
  • Balance dysfunction




Background


  1. 13 years’ clinical experience with the last 10 years treating
  • Musculoskeletal conditions
  • Pilates
  • Breast cancer surgery conditions including axillary cording and lymphoedema
  • Prostate cancer surgery conditions such as incontinence
  • Vestibular conditions
  1. Former Senior Physiotherapist, Tan Tock Seng Hospital
  2. Certified Lymphoedema Therapist with the Dr Vodder School since 2009
  3. Co-led the development of Physiotherapy and Lymphoedema services at the Breast Clinic, Tan Tock Seng Hospital, Singapore, since 2010
  4. Former Senior Physiotherapist, PhysioAdvance clinic




Professional Membership


  1. Registered Physiotherapist, Allied Health Professions Council, Ministry of Health, Singapore
  2. Member, Singapore Physiotherapy Association





Ms Vernetta Wong

    Principal Physiotherapist
Language Spoken:
  • English

  • Mandarin

  • Hokkien 

  • Cantonese

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Ms Vernetta Wong

              Principal Physiotherapist

“Seeing my patients regain their functions is my greatest joy in being a physiotherapist.”

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Marina 

 Administrative Executive 

“A great customer experience is to meet their expectation and provide optimal care and assistance whenever they need”