Our Team

Dr Koon Sim Lan

Consultant in Palliative Medicine

Place of Practice

 

Private Practice, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

Qualifications

MBBS, University of Aberdeen (UK), 2005

MRCP (UK)

CCT Palliative Medicine (UK)

Foundation Course in Western Medical Acupuncture (UK)

PgCert in Medical Education (Cardiff)

Appointments

Consultant in Palliative Medicine in Nottingham(UK) between 2014-2020

Biography

Dr Koon Sim Lan trained as a Palliative Medicine physician in the United Kingdom. She worked as a consultant in Palliative Medicine in Nottingham (UK) between 2014-2020 and during her appointment, she has developed the ‘Enhanced Supportive Care’ service for metastatic lung cancer, incurable upper GI and hepato-pancreatico-biliary cancer. After working abroad for 17 years, Dr Koon returned to Malaysia and joined a private hospital in Petaling Jaya in April of 2020. She believes in early integration of palliative care in oncology to improve patients’ quality of life and their cancer journey.