MBBS (S’pore), MRCS (Edin)
MMed (General Surgery),
FRCSEd (General Surgery)

Senior Consultant
General Surgeon

Adjunct Assistant Professor
Yong Loo Lin School of Medicine

Visiting Consultant
Ng Teng Fong General Hospital
National University Health Services

Former Chief Surgeon
Ng Teng Fong General Hospital
National University Health Services

Former Program Director
Surgery in General Residency Program
Jurong Health Services

Advanced Trauma Life Support Training

Society of Colorectal Surgeons of Singapore

International Member
Society of American Gastrointestinal and Endoscopic Surgeons

International Member
American Society of Colon and Rectal Surgeons

1. Experience in Laparoscopic Fundoplication for Gastro-esophageal Reflux disease in Singapore.
CLC Lau, WK Cheah, D Lomanto, JBY So. National University Hospital.
Endoscopic Laparoscopic Surgeons of Asia, Hongkong 2005.


2. Experience of Fibrin Glue Application in the management of anal fistulas in Singapore.
CLC Lau, Ganesh R., Poon PL. Alexandra Hospital.
NHG Annual Scientific Congress 2006. NHG Doctor Award Young Investigator’s Award.


3. Retrospective comparison of cost effectiveness between elective Laparoscopic and Open Colectomies.
CLC Lau, Poon PL. Alexandra Hospital.  NHG Annual Scientific Congress 2006.


4. Experience in Laparoscopic Resections of Gastric GIST tumour.
CLC Lau, D. Lomanto, B.Y.J. So. National University Hospital. Endoscopic Laparoscopic Surgeons of Asia, Yokohama, Japan, 2008.


5. Frequency of Measurements of serial Bilirubin levels after an endoscopic retrograde cholangiopancreatography in patients with common bile duct stones.
Lau CLC, SKY Chang, Ong SY, Iyer S.G. National University Hospital. NHG Annual Scientific Congress 2008.


6. Right hemicolectomies: does mesenteric window closure influence the risks of postoperative intestinal obstruction?
C.L.C Lau, W.K. Cheong, B.T.C. Tsang. World J Surg (2009) 33:S1–S268


7. Living Donor Liver Transplantation in Portomesenteric Thrombosis. American Journal of Transplantation,
Iyer, S. G., Lau, C. L. C., Chang, K. Y. S., Mak, S. W. K. and Madhavan, K. K. 2010: 1483–1485.


8. Predictive factors for severe weight loss after radical gastrectomy for gastric cancer.
C.L. Lau, M.J. Lee, Y.H. Chan, A. Shabbir, B.Y.J. So. World J Surg (2009) 33:S1–S268.


9. Piles, Constipation and Hamorrhoids.
C.L Lau, SH. Lim. GP article in Medico GP magazine August 2011.


10. Predictive markers for postoperative hypocalcaemia in tertiary hyperparathyroidism patients.
Liang Z.C., C.L Lau, C.T.K Tan. 13th Asian Association of Endocrine Surgeons, Singapore 2012.


11. Influence of Biologic Agents on Short-Term Postoperative Complications in Patients With Crohn’s Disease: A Prospective, Single-Surgeon Cohort Study.
Gastroenterology 144.5 (2013): S-407.
Lau, Cheryl C, Eric A Vasiliauskas, Dermot P McGovern, Dror Berel, Andrew Ippoliti, Zuri A Murrell, David Q Shih, Manreet Kaur, Stephan R Targan, Phillip Fleshner.


12. Higher Preoperative Serum Biologic Levels Are Associated With Postoperative Complications in Crohn’s Disease Patients. Gastroenterology 144, no. 5 (2013): S-190.
Lau, Cheryl C, Marla Dubinsky, Gil Y. Melmed, Eric A. Vasiliauskas, Dermot P. McGovern, Dror Berel, Andrew Ippoliti et al.


13. Early use of low residue diet is superior to clear liquid diet after elective colorectal surgery: a randomized controlled trial. Ann Surg. 2014 Oct; 260(4):641-7; discussion 647-9.
Lau, Cheryl, Phillips E, Bresee C, Fleshner P.


14. Unusual cause of pneumomediastinum in a laparoscopic extraperitoneal inguinal hernia repair. J Surg Case Rep. 2014 Oct 27;2014(10).
Teng TY, Lau Cheryl.


15. Does Diet Make a Difference Following Colon Surgery? Advances in Surgery. 2015;49:95-105. (Book Chapter)
Lau, Cheryl. Phillips Edward.


16. The impact of preoperative serum anti-TNFα therapy levels on early postoperative outcomes in inflammatory bowel disease surgery. Ann Surg. 2015 Mar;261(3):487-96.
Lau Cheryl, Dubinsky M, Melmed G, Vasiliauskas E, Berel D, McGovern D, Ippoliti A, Shih D, Targan S, Fleshner P.


17. Morning colonoscopies are associated with improved adenoma detection rates. Surg Endosc. 2016 May;30(5):1796-803.
Teng TY, Khor SN, Kailasam M, Cheah WK, Lau Cheryl.