Dr. TEOH MEI SHI
Consultant Breast and Endocrine Surgeon, Loh Guan Lye Specialist Centre
Dr Teoh Mei Shi is currently the Consultant Breast and Endocrine Surgeon at Loh Guan Lye Specialist Centre. Dr Teoh graduated from Jawaharlal Nehru Medical College in Belgaum, India in 1998 and completed her Master of Surgery training at University Science Malaysia in 2006. She went on to complete her fellowship in Breast and Endocrine Subspecialty in Malaysia and Germany in 2012.
Her main area of interest is providing a comprehensive approach to the management of breast, thyroid and parathyroid diseases. She performs procedures like breast conserving surgery, sentinel node biopsies and oncoplastic breast surgery (cancer surgery with early or delayed reconstructive surgery) Recently she has been certified and trained to offer Intraoperative radiotherapy for breast cancer as part of the latest breast cancer treatment.
As a mother who fully breastfed her 2 children, she also offers consultation with regards to breastfeeding related problems. She also works closely with medical endocrinologists for surgical treatment of thyroid, parathyroid and adrenal diseases.
Dr Teoh recently founded Pink Penang, Breast Cancer Support group in 2013 with the goal of providing a platform for the cancer patients and survivors to meet and support each other. She also does advanced yoga during her free time and has passion to share on eating and living healthily.