Dr Lie Kwok Ying practises as a Senior Consultant in the division of Urology at Ng Teng Fong General Hospital. He graduated from the University of Cambridge in 2001 and received his surgical degree from the Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh in 2006 and Master's degree in Medicine (Surgery) in 2007. He received his training at the Singapore General Hospital and obtained his Fellowship in Urology from the Royal College of Surgeons and Physicians of Glasgow in 2012. He is also a member of the Chapter of Urologists, College of Surgeons, Singapore.
Dr Lie was awarded a Ministry of Health Fellowship to the Queen Elizabeth Hospital in Adelaide where he pursued his interest in benign prostate hyperplasia (BPH). Upon his return, he has championed the set-up of HoLEP (holmium enucleation of prostate) laser prostatectomy at NTFGH. Since the setup of the HoLEP service, NTFGH has become the reference centre for this procedure in Singapore, to provide better care to patients with BPH.
Actively involved in educating the next generation of Urologists, Dr Lie is the site director for the Urology Residency at NTFGH and supervisor for the Diploma in Urology run by the Chapter of Urologists, College of Surgeons, Singapore. He is currently the Honorary Secretary of the Singapore Urological Association.