Maternity Services


Pregnancy is a special time for the family, as the arrival of your baby brings new joy and bonding. This is also a time when you will make the vital selection of the doctor and hospital to help you through your pregnancy and delivery.

We have a wide range of services and facilities to care for you and your newborn.

  • Maternity Facilities/Services
  • Delivery Suite (Virtual Tour) 
  • Hospitalisation Services
  • Nursery
  • Birth Registration
  • Obstetrics & Gynaecology
  • Maternal Fetal Medicine
    • Obstetric Ultrasound and Prenatal Diagnostic Unit
    • Antenatal Risk Assessment Unit
    • Perinatal Audit and Epidemiology Unit
    • Peripartum Unit and Obstetric Medical Disorders
    • Obstetric Day Assessment Centre

Delivery Suite


With 28 private delivery rooms, our Delivery Suite witnesses the births of 30 - 35 babies every day.

Each room comes with a single bed, attached bathroom with shower facilities, couch-bed, and a telephone to keep anxious family members updated on the baby's arrival.

The nurses, all experienced midwives, work closely with the obstetricians, anaesthetists, neonatologists and physicians to help mothers through their deliveries.

Another important partner in the entire experience is none other than the father-to-be. We encourage the husband or significant other to provide moral support to the mother.

Click here for a virtual tour of a Delivery Suite room.

Hospitalisation Services

Delivery Package

  • A team of trained doctors on duty will be involved in the assessment of labour.
  • Your chosen obstetrician will conduct the delivery. Medical students will not be involved in the labour and delivery.

Class A1 (single-bedded) Packages

Type Length of Stay Package Price From* Estimated Bill Size From
Normal Delivery Two days $2,138 $5,220
Caesarean Delivery Three days $2,662 $8,390

Class B1 (four-bedded) Packages

Type Length of Stay Package Price From* Estimated Bill Size From
Normal Delivery Two days $1,378 $4,066
Caesarean Delivery Three days $2,020 $6,885

* Prices shown are inclusive of GST and are effective from July 2016. All rates are subject to revision without notice.

Package Features:

  • Include standard procedures and medications.
  • Covers eight hours’ usage of the Delivery Suite or 30 mins usage of Operating Theatre, whichever applicable.
  • For normal delivery, the charges for the Delivery Suite will be waived after the 12th hour.
  • If you have initially signed up for a Normal Delivery Package and need an Emergency Lower Segment Caesarian Section (LSCS) Delivery, the charges for the first two hours of the Delivery Suite will be waived. However, a flat rate will be charged for subsequent usage.
  • Any unconsumed item in the package is not refundable.

Delivery Packages are not all-inclusive. Doctor's professional fees, non-standard services, items in excess of package inclusion and all neonatal-related charges are not included. All other procedures and investigations that are not included in the package will be charged based on usage.

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Babies who are well and who do not require special medical attention can stay with their mothers in the obstetric (maternity) ward.

"Rooming-in" helps parents to bond with their newborn babies and learn baby's habits, likes and dislikes. More importantly, it provides a good opportunity for parents to learn how to care for the baby, so that they can tap on the vast experience of the hospital's nurses while still in their care at the hospital.

Every obstetric ward has a Nursery, where specially trained nurses care for the baby. A team of doctors monitor the baby's health each day.

The Nursery is most suited for babies who need regular monitoring by the medical team, and babies whose mothers may not be able to care for them (e.g. immediately after a caesarean section).

Automated Auditory Brainstem Response (AABR) Test

Before being discharged from the hospital, the baby undergoes a hearing test - the Automated Auditory Brainstem Response (AABR) test. This test helps to detect hearing loss at birth to facilitate early intervention and treatment.

Safe and painless for the baby, it involves applying jelly tab sensors to the head, which allow a computer to receive and record the baby's response to sound. A soft earphone delivering clicking sounds will elicit response from the baby.

Birth Registration

As a proud parent you can register your newborn baby at the Birth Registration Counter located inside the Admissions Office at Level 1, Women's Tower.

You are required to register your child's birth within 14 days from the date of birth, including Sundays and public holidays. Please bring the following documents:

  • Completed Notification of Live Birth Form
  • Both parents' identity cards
  • Original marriage certificate
  • Entry permit (yellow card) if parents are permanent residents
  • Passport and work permit/social visit card for non-residents
  • Registration fee of SGD$45, inclusive of GST

Obstetrics & Gynaecology


A women’s body is constantly developing and changing from puberty to after menopause. Obstetrics and Gynaecology (O&G) specialists provide medical care of the female reproductive system and care of pregnant women.

Obstetric services includes:

Gynaecology services includes:

Our Experts

Name Designation Qualification
A/Prof Bernard Chern Su Min Head & Senior Consultant; Chairman, Div of O&G; Director, KK Endometriosis Centre MBBS, MMed (O&G), FRCOG (UK), MRANZCOG, FAMS
A/Prof Tan Thiam Chye Senior Consultant and Head of Inpatient Service, Dept of O&G; Clinical Director, Office of Patient Experience; Deputy Campus Director, Education (KKH); MBBS (Spore), MMed (O&G)(Spore)
A/Prof John Tee Chee Seng Senior Consultant MBBS, M Med (O&G), FAMS
Dr Tan Kim Teng Senior Consultant MBBS, M Med (O&G), MRACOG, FAMS
Dr George Mariamma Senior Consultant MBBS, M Med (O&G), MRCOG, FAMS
Dr Khong Chit Chong Senior Consultant MBBS, M Med (O&G), FRCOG AMEC (Aust), FAMS, FRANZCOG
Dr June Tan Senior Consultant MBBS (S'pore), MRCOG (UK)
Dr Khoo Chong Kiat Senior Consultant & Head of Ambulatory Service, Dept of O&G MBBS (Spore), MMed (O&G)(Spore), MRCOG (UK), FAMS
Dr Suzanna Sulaiman Consultant MB ChB (Glasg), MMed (O&G)(Spore), MRCOG (UK)
Dr Manisha Mathur Consultant MBBS, MRCOG (UK)
Dr Lee Jiah Min Consultant MBBS (S’pore), MRCOG (UK)
Dr Tan Kai Lit Consultant MBBS (S'PORE), MRCOG (UK), MMED(O&G, S'PORE)
Dr Ang Seng Bin Consultant Family Physician; Head of Menopause Unit; Head of Family Medicine Service MBBS, MMed (Family Med), Dip (Family Med)(NUS), Dip OM (Spore), Dip (Family Practice Dermatology)(NUS), MCFP, FCFP (Spore)
Dr Kathirvel Rajeswari Consultant MBBS (Tamil Nadu), MRCOG (UK)
Dr Tan Yu Fen Pamela Consultant MBBS (Singapore)
Dr Wang Peiying Candice Associate Consultant MBBS (Spore), M Med (O&G) (Spore), MRCOG (UK)
Dr Khoo Wan Yu Freda Associate Consultant MBBS (Spore), MRCOG (RCOG, UK), M Med (O&G) (Spore)
Dr Tan Toh Lick Visiting Consultant MBBS (London), MRCOG (UK)
Dr Wee Horng Yen Visiting Consultant MB BCh BAO (Dublin), MRCOG (UK), BA (Dublin), FAMS
Dr Jasmine Mohd Visiting Consultant MBBS (S'pore), M Med (O&G) (S'pore), MRCOG (UK), FAMS
Dr Tan Lay Kok Visiting Consultant MBBS (S'pore), M Med (O&G) (S'pore), FRCOG (UK)
Dr Crystal Chin Hsuan Visiting Consultant MBBS (S’pore), MRCOG (UK), FAMS

Maternal Fetal Medicine


All our patients enjoy a high level of coordinated care by a team of specialists in Maternal Fetal Medicine. These include obstetricians, clinical nurses, genetic counsellors and neonatologists.

Range of Services

Our Department of Maternal Fetal Medicine specialises in the management of high risk obstetrics and the screening of fetal anomalies, and is a tertiary referral centre for complicated pregnancies.

We are also a Teaching and Training Centre for the International Society of Ultrasound in Obstetrics and Gynecology (ISUOG). We are accredited by the Fetal Medicine Foundation.

Obstetric Ultrasound and Prenatal Diagnostic Unit

Antenatal Diagnostic Centre (ADC)/ Antenatal Monitoring Clinic (AMC)

Range of Services:

  • Obstetric Ultrasound Services
    • First Trimester Dating/Early pregnancy Scans
    • First Trimester Screening Scans
    • Fetal Anomaly Scans
    • Doppler Ultrasound scans for High Risk Pregnancies
    • Growth Clinics for Multiple Pregnancies and Fetal Growth Restriction
    • High Risk Obstetric Ultrasound Scans
  • Prenatal diagnosis and counselling of patients with Fetal Anomalies, including invasive genetic testing (Karyotyping, QF- PCR, FISH, Chromosomal Microarray)
  • Thalassaemia screening, prenatal diagnosis and counselling
  • Down Syndrome screening, prenatal diagnosis and counselling
    • First Trimester Screening
    • Non-invasive Prenatal Test
    • Second trimester Maternal Serum Screening
    • Invasive tests (CVS, Amniocentesis, Fetal Blood Sampling)
  • The centre is recognised by the International Society of Ultrasound in Obstetrics and Gynecology (ISUOG) as its Teaching and Training Centre (TTC)
  • The centre is Fetal Medicine Foundation (FMF) accredited
  • Fetal Surgery Suite – One-stop suite for Complex Fetal Treatments
    • Fetoscopic Laser Photocoagulation to treat complicated monochorionic twin pregnancies
    • Pleuro-amniotic shunt insertions
    • Bipolar cord coagulation
    • Fetal reduction procedures
    • Amnioreduction/Therapeutic Amniocentesis
    • Fetal Blood transfusions
    • Invasive genetic testing (CVS, Amniocentesis, Fetal blood sampling)

Our Experts

Name Designation Qualification
Dr Edwin Thia Head & Senior Consultant MBBS (S’PORE), MRCOG (UK), MMED (O&G, S’PORE)
Prof George Yeo Seow Heong Emeritus Consultant & Chief of Obstetrics Adj Prof (Duke-NUS, GMS), Clin A/Prof (YLL, NUS)
Prof Tan Kok Hian Senior Consultant Clin A/Prof (YLL, NUS), Adj A/Prof (Duke-NUS, GMS)
MBBS, MMed (O&G), FRCOG (London), FAMS
Dr Tan Kai Lit Consultant MBBS (S'PORE), MRCOG (UK), MMED(O&G, S'PORE)

Antenatal Risk Assessment Unit

Range of Services:

  • Pre-pregnancy and early pregnancy risk assessment and surveillance
  • Nurse counselling service for mothers undergoing prenatal invasive procedures
  • Nurse counselling for mothers undergoing serum screening test for Down Syndrome

Our Experts

Name Designation Qualification
Dr Lai Fon-Min Head & Consultant MBBS, MMed (O&G), MRCOG, FRANZCOG, FAMS
Prof George Yeo Seow Heong Emeritus Consultant; Chief of Obstetrics Adj Prof (Duke-NUS, GMS), Clin A/Prof (YLL, NUS)

Perinatal Audit & Epidemiology Unit

Range of Services:

  • Perinatal statistics
  • Perinatal epidemiology relating to trends of diseases of pregnancy, the mother and the fetus
  • Evidence based medicine relating to obstetrics and management of care of high risk pregnancies
  • Perinatal audit relating to stillbirths, perinatal mortality and perinatal morbidity

Our Experts

Name Designation Qualification
Adj Prof Tan Kok Hian Head & Senior Consultant Clin A/Prof (YLL, NUS), Adj A/Prof (Duke-NUS, GMS)
MBBS, MMed (O&G), FRCOG (London), FAMS

Peripartum Unit and Obstetric Medical Disorders

Range of Services:

  • Triaging of emergency obstetric admission
  • Monitoring of patients in active phase of labour
  • Prostin cervical priming for high risk obstetric patients
  • Obstetric deliveries (vaginal, normal)
  • Obstetric deliveries (vaginal, instrumental)
  • Obstetric deliveries (vaginal, breech)
  • Obstetric deliveries (caesarean section in obstetric operating theatre)
  • High risk obstetric deliveries
    • Placenta Previa
    • Placenta Accreta
  • External cephalic version
  • Outpatient Clinics for pregnant mothers with medical disorders e.g. diabetes, thyroid disorders, asthmas

Our Experts

Name Designation Qualification
Dr Shephali Tagore Head, Peripartum Unit, Senior Consultant & Director, O&G International Medical Programs MBBS, MD, DRCOG MRCOG
Prof Kenneth Kwek Yung Chiang Senior Consultant & Chief Executive Officer, KKH MBBS, MMed (O&G), MRCOG, MRANZCOG
Dr Ann Wright Consultant MBBS, MRCOG, FRCOG

Obstetric Day Assessment Centre

Our Obstetric Day Assessment Centre has evolved into an outpatient alternative for women with complicated pregnancies and pregnant patients with hypertension and/or diabetes.

These patients would previously have required hospitalisation. Now they receive the same high standard of obstetric care while enjoying the benefits of an outpatient status, such as no hospitalisation costs and reduced disruption to their work, family and social lives. Hypertensive and Diabetic obstetric patients now receive an extensive evaluation and self-help management guidelines.

Dedicated nurses will also provide phone consultations and phone reviews to assist patients in managing their diabetes in pregnancy.

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