English, Tamil, Mandarin
Dr Wendy Sinnathamby graduated from Guy’s and St Thomas’ Hospitals in the United Kingdom in 1994, and subsequently completed her Paediatric specialist training in the UK. For 2 years, she worked as a consultant in Paediatric Medicine, with an interest in Accident & Emergency Care, at the Medway Maritime Hospital in Kent.
In 2007, Dr Wendy returned to Singapore as a Paediatrician in Ambulatory and Adolescent Medicine at the National University Hospital (NUH). She was involved in setting up the Adolescent Medicine services at NUH. She commenced her private practice at Raffles Hospital as a General Paediatrician for more than 9 years before coming onboard Kids Clinic @Mount Alvernia.
Dr Wendy’s main areas of interest are general paediatrics, including the management of children’s conditions like chronic cough, asthma, allergy, eczema, and other common skin problems, as well as gastrointestinal problems such as abdominal pain, constipation and diarrhea. She is also experienced in newborn screening and follow-up, growth and development screening, emergency paediatrics, vaccination, travel advice and adolescent medicine.
Dr Wendy is fluent in English and Tamil. She understands Mandarin and can speak some Mandarin.