Doctor’s profile

Dr Keith Lee
Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon

Dr. Keith Lee is a consultant Orthopaedic surgeon practicing in Cadence Urgent Care Centre. His specialty interest is in joint replacement surgery. He is trained in Computer navigated as well as Robotic assisted surgery with various minimally invasive approaches. He is certified to perform Robotic assisted total as well as partial hip and knee replacement surgeries. In addition to his arthroplasty work, he is well versed in Trauma surgery and various techniques of minimally invasive fracture fixation.

Dr. Keith completed his medical degree at the National University of Singapore in 2007 and has been in clinical practice since. He did his Orthopaedic surgical residency in the National Healthcare Group and excelled academically, consistently performing at the top of his batch in the Orthopaedic in-training examinations. He successfully obtained his Orthopaedic Surgery fellowship from the Royal College of Surgeons Edinburgh in 2017.

After completing his surgical training, Dr. Keith worked in Woodlands Health Campus and Tan Tock Seng Hospital, where he specialised in Adult Reconstruction surgery as well as Trauma surgery. He remains active in Woodlands Health Campus as a Clinical Board Resource Person, lending expertise in Adult reconstruction surgery as well as accelerated rehabilitation protocols.

Dr. Keith is active in medical education at various levels. He taught medical students as a Clinical Lecturer with the National University of Singapore School of Medicine, as well as a Core Clinical Tutor with the Lee Kong Chian School of Medicine. He taught Orthopaedic residents and also Family Medicine trainees as part of the clinical faculty. He is also a member of AO Trauma and regularly serves as an instructor at AO courses.

He is active in research and has presented papers in various international conferences. He was awarded a Best Paper Award at the AO Trauma Asia Pacific Research Congress in Hong Kong in 2012.


  • MBBS (Singapore)
  • MRCS (Edinburgh)
  • MMed (Ortho) (Singapore)
  • FRCS (Ortho) (Edinburgh)

Languages fluent in:

  • English
  • Malay
  • Mandarin
  • Hakka
  • Cantonese

Services :

  • Adult Reconstruction (Hip and Knee)
    • Robotic assisted
    • Computer navigation
    • Minimally invasive techniques
    • Accelerated rehab
    • Total and partial joint replacement
    • Joint preservation
  • Trauma
    • Minimally invasive fracture fixation
    • Peri-prosthetic fracture fixation and revision
  • General Orthopaedics
    • Sports injuries
    • Tendon, Ligament and Cartilage injury