ProfileDr Liana Koe obtained her medical degree from the National University of Singapore, and trained in Obstetrics and Gynaecology (O&G) under the SingHealth cluster. She subsequently attained her specialist accreditation in Obstetrics and Gynaecology by the Singapore Accreditation Board (Ministry of Heath), is a member of the Royal College of Obstetrics and Gynaecology (UK), and a registered specialist with the Singapore Medical Council.
Prior to joining STO+G practice, Dr Koe was a specialist at KK Women’s and Children’s Hospital. As an obstetrician, she believes in caring for her patients holistically, with compassion and a listening ear, to deliver the best possible medical care. She strives to create an enjoyable pregnancy journey for her patients and supports mothers in their choice of delivery method, including vaginal birth, vaginal birth after caesarean section (VBAC), and caesarean sections.
Besides managing general gynaecological conditions such as fibroids and cysts, with proficiency in key-hole (laparoscopic) surgery, Dr Koe has a special interest in cervical cancer screening, colposcopy, and treatment of pre-invasive cervical disease, and is a member of the Society for Colposcopy & Cervical Pathology of Singapore (SCCPS).
In addition, Dr Koe dedicated her time to nurture current and future generations of doctors as Physician Faculty for SingHealth O&G residents, and Clinical Teacher/Lecturer for the 3 medical schools in Singapore (Lee Kong Chian School of Medicine, Duke-NUS Medical School, and Yong Loo Lin School of Medicine).
Dr Koe was active in clinical research as well, having presented research findings at local and international conferences, including Australia, Japan, South Africa, Austria, and France. In 2013, she received the SingHealth Duke-NUS O&G Academic Clinical Programme (ACP) Grant Award for her research on improving osteoporosis screening in menopausal women. Being passionate about the community, she also actively volun-teers overseas on medical trips.
Her philosophy as a doctor is to empower patients while supporting their choices, and is dedicated to serving her patients with respect and understanding.