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Dr Teo Tze Hern Patrick from National Cancer Centre Singapore

Dr Teo Tze Hern Patrick


Deputy Head and Senior Consultant

Senior Consultant & Deputy Head

National Cancer Centre Singapore

Specialty: Oncologic Imaging

Sub-specialties: Breast, Thyroid, Head & Neck

Conditions Treated by this Doctor:
Breast Cancer , Head and Neck Cancer, Thyroid Cancer.

Clinical Appointments

  • Deputy Head and Senior Consultant Division of Oncologic Imaging National Cancer Centre SingaporeNational Cancer Centre Singapore

Academic Appointments

  • Senior Clinical Tutor
  • Adjunct Assistant Professor


Dr Teo completed Diagnostic Radiology training and MOH Specialist Board accreditation in 2009. He is a Senior Consultant in the Division of Oncologic Imaging, National Cancer Centre Singapore and has special interest in Head and Neck imaging and Breast imaging. Dr Two is active in both undergraduate and post graduate training as Core Faculty of Nuclear Medicine Residency and Clinician Faculty of Diagnostic Radiology Residency.


  • National University of Singapore

Professional Appointments and Committee Memberships

  • Fellow, Royal College of Radiologists (UK) 
  • Member, SingHealth-EHA Rispacs Steering Committee


  • Outstanding Faculty Award; Singhealth Residency Awards 2015 (Nuclear Medicine) 
  • Outstanding Faculty Award; Singhealth Residency Awards 2016 (Diagnostic Radiology) 
  • Best Scientific Presentation (Bronze) 14th Asian Oceanian Congress of Radiology (AOCR) combined with The Royal Australian and New Zealand College of Radiologists (RANZCR) 63rd Annual Scientific Meeting
  • Cum Laude Award – Scientific Poster; Asian-Oceanic Congress of Neuroradiology 2015 
  • HMDP Fellowship; Head and Neck Imaging 2010; University Health Network, University of Toronto, Canada

Publications and Research Trials

  • Imaging appearances for recurrent nasopharyngeal carcinoma and post-salvage nasopharyngectomy. Teo PT, Tan NC, Khoo JB. Clin Radiol. 2013 Nov;68(11):e629-38. doi: 10.1016/j.crad.2013.06.003. PubMed PMID: 23937825. 
  • Use of magnetic resonance imaging in evaluation of placental invasion. Teo TH, Law YM, Tay KH, Tan BS, Cheah FK. Clin Radiol. 2009 May;64(5):511-6. doi: 10.1016/j.crad.2009.02.003. PubMed PMID: 19348847. 
  • Correlative assessment of tumor microcirculation using contrast-enhanced perfusion MRI and intravoxel incoherent motion diffusion-weighted MRI: Is there a link between them? S. Bisdas, C. Braun, M. Skardelly, J. Schittenhelm, T. H. Teo, C. H. Thng, U. Klose, and T. S. Koh. NMR Biomed. 2014 Oct;27(10):1184-91.
  • Outcomes and prognostic factors of post-irradiation and de novo sarcomas of the head and neck: a histologically matched case-control study. Yeang MS, Tay K, Ong WS, Thiagarajan A, Tan DS, Ha TC, Teo PT, Soo KC, Tan HK, Iyer NG. Ann Surg Oncol. 2013 Sep;20(9):3066-75. doi: 10.1245/s10434-013-2979-5. PubMed PMID: 23604715. 
  • MR findings in acute oculomotor neuropathy, leading to a diagnosis of Sjögren syndrome. Teo TH, Yassin N, Yip CW, Chan LL.. Neurology. 2008 Dec 2;71(23):1927. doi: 10.1212/01.wnl.0000336644.54519.93. PubMed PMID: 19047567. 
  • Safety and efficacy of aflibercept in combination with fluorouracil, leucovorin and irinotecan in the treatment of Asian patients with metastatic colorectal cancer. DQ CHONG, M MANALO, M IMPERIAL, P TEO, G YONG, M NG, IBH TAN. Asia‐Pacific Journal of Clinical Oncology 2016 Sep;12(3):275-83. doi: 10.1111/ajco.12496. 
  • Graves ophthalmopathy: the bony orbit in optic neuropathy, its apical angular capacity, and impact on prediction of risk. Chan LL, Tan HE, Fook-Chong S, Teo TH, Lim LH, Seah LL. AJNR Am J Neuroradiol. 2009 Mar;30(3):597-602. doi: 10.3174/ajnr.A1413. PubMed PMID: 19147718. 
  • Diagnostic pitfall: Adenoid cystic carcinoma of the tongue presenting as an isolated hypoglossal nerve palsy, case report and literature review. WH Elfrida, R Azhar, TP Yin, TH Teo, GI Narayanan - International Journal of Surgery Case Reports, 2016 
  • Tuberculosis of the chest wall: unusual presentation as a breast lump. Singapore Med J. 2009 Teo TH, Ho GH, Chaturverdi A, Khoo BK. Mar;50(3):e97-9.

Research Trials

  • Asia Pacific Heptocellular Cancer 06 Trial