our team

Conquering lung cancer together!

ASSOC. PROF. DR. TAN TEIK HIN

MBBS, MMed, FANMB, AM

Assoc. Prof. Dr Tan graduated his MBBS from University of Malaya and obtained Master of Medicine (nuclear medicine) from Universiti Sains Malaysia. He pursued his International Fellowship Programme in Seoul National University Hospital; and Radionuclide Therapy training in Peter MacCallum Cancer Centre, Australia. He currently works as a nuclear medicine physician and clinical researcher in Sunway Medical Centre and Sunway University. His practice mainly focuses on oncologic PET-CT imaging in detecting, staging and monitoring response for cancers, and radionuclide therapy in certain cancers (i.e. thyroid, neuroendocrine tumour and prostate cancer).

With regards to lung cancer, his interest is on using respiratory gating (4-D) PET-CT in quantifying lung nodule; and monitoring immunotherapy response using FDG PET-CT. He has published more than 15 peer-reviewed journals and has received numerous best paper awards in international conferences.

He is a fellow of Asian Board of Nuclear Medicine and a scientific committee member (for nuclear medicine) in Asia Pacific Neuroendocrine Tumour Society. Assoc. Prof. Dr Tan is currently President of the Malaysian Society of Nuclear Medicine & Molecular Imaging.