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Clin Asst Prof Lee Phong Teck

Clin Asst Prof Lee Phong Teck



National Heart Centre Singapore

Specialty: Cardiology

Clinical Interest: Adult Congenital Heart Disease, Echocardiography, Cardiac Magnetic Resonance Imaging

Clinical Appointments

  • Consultant Department of Cardiology National Heart Centre SingaporeNational Heart Centre Singapore


Clinical Assistant Professor Lee Phong Teck is a Consultant from Department of Cardiology at the National Heart Centre Singapore.

Clin Asst Lee obtained his Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery Degree (MBChB) at the University of Edinburgh. Thereafter, he completed his internal medicine training in the United Kingdom and Singapore in 2012 and his general cardiology training in 2017. Clin Asst Prof Lee sees patients with general cardiology issues. He has a special interest in managing adult congenital heart disease.


  • MRCP (UK) 2011
  • MB ChB (University of Edinburgh, UK) 2009

Professional Appointments and Committee Memberships

  • ​Consultant, Department of Cardiology, National Heart Centre Singapore 2017 – Present
  • Clinical Assistant Professor, Duke-NUS Medical School, July 2020 – Present


  • Singapore Health Quality Service Awards 2019 – Silver award
  • Outstanding Resident Award 2017

Research Interests


  • Authors’ reply: comment on Empathy and burnout: A study on residents from a Singapore institution. PT Lee, Gerald Sng, Julian Loh, Joshua Tung, KK Yeo. Singapore Med J. 2018;59(3):168. PMID: 29568845 
  • Comparative analysis of right heart chamber remodeling after surgical and device secundum atrial septal defect closure in adults. JS Foo, M Lazu, SY Pang, PT Lee, JL Tan. J Interv Cardiology. 2018:1-7.
  • Increased incidence of infective endocarditis in patients with ventricular septal defect. PT Lee, Uy FM, Foo JS, Tan JL. Congenit Heart Dis. 2018 Nov;13(6):1005-1011. PMID: 30259666
  • Empathy and Burnout - a study on residents from a Singaporean institution. PT Lee, Julian Loh, Gerald Sng, Joshua Tung, KK Yeo. Singapore Med J. 2018;59(1):50-54. PMID: 29022041
  • Comparison of health states values derived from patients and individuals from the general population. Gandhi M, Tan RS, Ng R, Choo SP, Chia WK, Toh CK, Lam C, Lee PT, Latt NKZ, Rand-Hendriksen K, Cheung YB, Luo N. Qual Life Res. 2017 Dec;26(12):3353-3363. doi:10.1007/s1136-017-1683-5. PMID: 2880884
  • A Narrow QRS Tachycardia – What is the diagnosis? PT Lee, Paul CY Lim, CK Ching. Pacing Clin Electrophysiol. 2016 Mar 11. doi: 10.1111/pace.12848. PMID: 26970414
  • Electrocardiographic changes in acute perimyocarditis. PT Lee, CK See, PTL Chiam,ST Lim. Singapore Med J. 2015 January; 56(1): e1–e3.
  • Left ventricular wall thickness and the presence of asymmetric hypertrophy in healthy young army recruits: data from the LARGE heart study. Lee PT, Dweck MR, Prasher S, Shah A, Humphries SE, Pennell DJ, Montgomery HE, Payne JR. Circ Cardiovasc Imaging. Jan 2013;6:262-267

Research Trials