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Family Medicine

​NHG Family Medicine Residency Programme

Resident's Talk

“I find FM fulfilling because of the meaningful longitudinal relationships we can build with our patients and the holistic care we can provide in the community setting for their medical and psychosocial needs. “


NHG Family Medicine places an unwavering emphasis on excellence in training and patient care. The faculty members are not only highly skilled and experienced but also incredibly passionate about their roles as mentors and educators. Their commitment to nurturing the next generation of family physicians is evident in every interaction, as they provide unwavering support, guidance, and encouragement.

The curriculum is comprehensive and well-structured. It covers a wide range of medical specialties and ensures a solid foundation in primary care. The rotations in various clinical settings expose us to diverse patient populations, allowing us to develop a well-rounded understanding of the challenges and nuances of family medicine. The program also emphasizes the importance of evidence-based practice, research, and continuous learning, equipping us with the tools to stay updated with the latest advancements in healthcare.

Being part of the program has been an incredible journey of growth, learning, and personal development. The program's commitment to excellence, comprehensive curriculum, and emphasis on holistic patient care prepares us to be competent and compassionate family physicians."

-Dr Eleanor Woon, R2, 2023

"Our polyclinic mentors are incredibly dedicated to our growth as doctors, not only in terms of growing our medical knowledge but also in helping us acquire soft skills to better patient care. The exposure to different subspecialties as part of the curriculum is also invaluable in building our future competence and confidence as well-rounded family physicians"

-Dr Laura Tan, R2, 2023

"My experience with NHG Family Medicine Residency has been thoroughly enjoyable so far. The program has equipped me with a comprehensive skill set as a family physician while providing a nurturing and inspiring environment. The faculty's dedication to our growth and success is evident through their passionate teaching and mentorship. They have instilled in us the values of comprehensive and personalised care, preparing us to manage diverse patient populations and their unique needs. I highly recommend NHG Family Medicine Residency to aspiring family physicians, as it offers an exceptional foundation for a successful and impactful medical career."

-Dr Tan Wei Cher, R3, 2023