Kelvin Chua – The Mentor
MBBS, Australia; Certified Laser Physician, Certified Laser Lipolysis Physician.
Dr Kelvin Chua started his surgical training in Australia, teaching for several years in the hospitals, and spent a considerable amount of time in dermatology and surgical rotations.
Kelvin was fascinated by the boom of aesthetic medicine, and has since garnered over 11 years of experience in this field – with over hundreds of liposuction procedures and thousands of Botox and filler treatments under his belt. Kelvin has established for himself a reputation for non-invasive facial contouring techniques as well as liposculpturing techniques in body contouring procedures. He also specialises in threadlifting, Thermage CPT, Fractional CO2 laser, Radiofrequency, hair loss management & treatment, as well as moles and lumps removal. With a strong passion in inspiring others through teaching, Kelvin is well regarded by peers in the industry. He is a certified trainer for several aesthetic institutions as well as cosmeceutical companies, and is a mentor to many aspiring aesthetic doctors.
Kelvin can often be found featured in the press, such as NuYou, Simply Her, Women’s Weekly, TODAY, Straits Times and Lianhe Wanbao, who look to him for expert advice on cosmetic and skin issues.
Charlene Goh – The Fashionista
MBChB, Scotland; Dip Practical Dermatology, Wales.
Having obtained her medical degree in Scotland, Dr Charlene Goh returned home to Singapore, where she practiced in several major hospitals and in various departments. But her education did not stop there.
From a young age, Charlene has had a strong interest in skin care and beauty trends. Urged by Dr Kelvin Chua to pursue her passion, Charlene went away to study Practical Dermatology at Cardiff University in Wales.
Not one to rest on her laurels, she returned home and picked up certifications from various aesthetic organisations.
Now armed with the proper certifications and experience, Charlene is adept at a wide range of minimally invasive aesthetic procedures such as laser treatments, dermal fillers, botulinum toxin injections, etc.
A firm believer in presenting one’s best self, Charlene hopes to help others achieve greater confidence through a holistic approach; a wholesome combination of a healthy lifestyle and diet, complemented by clinically proven aesthetic treatments.
Charlene is a self-confessed beauty junkie and fashionista, and will happily discuss the latest trends with friends and patients.
Gabriel Wong – Photographer Extraordinaire
Having graduated from a leading medical school in the Asia-Pacific region – the Yong Loo Lin School of Medicine – Dr Gabriel Wong worked in several hospitals in Singapore where he honed his medical acumen. Fate was at work when he met Dr Kelvin Chua, which sparked his interest in aesthetic medicine.
Growing from strength to strength under the tutelage of Dr Chua, Gabriel developed an eye for detail and beauty – perfectly in tune with aesthetic medicine, a confluence of art and science. Despite his young age, Gabriel has garnered a loyal following due to his unique gift, which he applies in a range of non-invasive procedures such as Botox treatments, soft tissue augmentation (Dermal Fillers with the latest virtually painless Cannula Method), skin rejuvenation with lasers, and effective acne and acne scar treatments (Fractional CO2 Laser, subcision).
In his free time, Gabriel loves to travel the in search of that perfect snapshot. His works of art have won praises by many patients.
Sue – The Dynamic Mum
MB BCh BAO, Ireland
Having honed her medical and surgical skills in Ireland and across the straits, Dr Sue has, since 2006, worked in Singapore’s public hospitals, including Singapore General Hospital, Tan Tock Seng Hospital, and National University Hospital.
Sue’s passion for aesthetics was sparked by a fateful encounter with Dr Kelvin Chua, founder and medical director of SL Clinic. With rigorous training, Sue is committed to enhancing the natural beauty of each patient, through a personalised and holistic program of treatment and care.
BOTOX treatments, filler augmentation and skin rejuvenation are some of the minimally invasive procedures Sue is interested in. She is also an advocate for active living, often giving patients tips and insights to leading a healthier, more wholesome lifestyle.
Recently married to a Frenchman and having just become mother to a lovely daughter, Sue makes a conscientious effort in keeping a work-life balance.
Sue believes in raising her daughter in a positive and loving environment. Between two jobs and charity work, Sue still manages to find time for her family by going on excursions to the great outdoors. With the appropriate sun protection, no less.
Mark Lim – The Dapper Doctor
MBBS; MRCS (Edinburgh); GDFM
He may be young, but Dr Mark Lim is definitely not a greenhorn.
As a local graduate of the National University of Singapore, Mark is also a Member of the Royal College of Surgeons, Edinburgh and is also on the Singapore Registry of Family Physicians.
But his need to push himself further saw Mark develop an interest in aesthetic medicine. And it was a fateful encounter with Dr Gabriel Wong that paved the way for a mere interest to grow into a passion to practice aesthetic medicine at SL Aesthetic Clinic.
With rigorous training under Dr Kelvin Chua whilst maintaining a job as a family physician, Mark honed his skills (and his needles) and proved himself adept in injectable treatments such as Fillers and Thread Lift, as well as non-invasive facial contouring techniques and treatments such as HIFU (High Intensity Focused Ultrasound).
Further distinguishing Mark from his peers is his innate eye for aesthetics. This is evident in his taste in tailored clothes and suits, which underlines his ability to determine the best proportions for his patients.
Ashley Yuen – The Athlete
Dr Ashley Yuen obtained his medical degree from King’s College, London, a leading medical school. He then returned to Singapore where he honed his medical and surgical skills across various specialities and disciplines, before focusing on accident & emergency medicine and aesthetic medicine.
Ashley’s passion for aesthetic medicine stems from a desire to enhance one’s physiological wellness and esteem, and boost one’s self-confidence and quality of life. He sees a strong link between good emotional and physical well-being, and is committed to helping patients look better and feel better.
With Ashley’s experience both as a medical and aesthetic doctor, he has a special interest in using traditional aesthetic treatments to solve lifestyle and health ailments such as bruxism, skin tag, lumps and mole removal, skin pigmentation as well as in improving aesthetics using injectables like fillers.
A national rugby player and a model in his youth, Ashley can be found at the gym pumping iron. Happily married, he is a proud fur-father of two schnauzers.
Nelson Wee – The Collector
MBBS; GDFM; MMed (FM); MCFP(S); Grad Dip Dermatology
Dr Nelson Wee obtained his Bachelor in Medicine and Surgery from the National University of Singapore. He furthered his post-graduate training by adding to his belt a Graduate Diploma in Family Medicine, a Masters of Medicine (Family Medicine) and a Graduate Diploma in Family Practice Dermatology.
Accredited by the Singapore Medical Council Aesthetic Oversight Committee to perform and oversee aesthetic procedures, Nelson has developed a professional skillset in aesthetic treatments. A focus in skin treatments such as lasers and peels and facial contouring procedures such as injectables and non-invasive techniques has allowed Nelson to gain a loyal following.
Nelson has a passion in teaching and is actively involved in educational programmes at both undergraduate and postgraduate levels. He held various teaching appointments including the position of Associate Program Director of the Masters of Medicine (Family Medicine) College Programme as well as clinical methods tutor in the Lee Kong Chian School of Medicine. In recognition of his teaching efforts and contributions to the medical fraternity, he was awarded the Collegiate Membership of the College of Family Physician, the professional benchmark for recognition of senior family physicians.
Aside from collecting credentials and awards, Nelson is also a keen art enthusiast and can be found browsing art galleries and museums. He is an avid hobbyist in Asian art and artefacts. Nelson has a special interest in ceramics, bronzes and textiles of various periods and cultures, and frequently draws inspiration from his art collection to enhance his aesthetic sense.