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Dr Elis Lee Yuexian

Dr Lee Yuexian Elis

MBBS, MMed (Paed), MRCPCH (UK), PG Dip Clinical Derm (UK)

Associate Consultant

KK Women's and Children's Hospital

Specialty: Dermatology, General Paediatrics

Clinical Interest: Paediatric Dermatology

Clinical Appointments

  • Associate Consultant Dermatology Service KK Women's and Children's HospitalKK Women's and Children's Hospital


Dr Elis Lee is an Associate Consultant with the Department of Dermatology and Department of Paediatric Medicine. She graduated from the Yong Loo Lin School of Medicine, National University of Singapore in 2016 and subsequently embarked on paediatric medicine residency training with SingHealth. She was conferred the Master of Medicine in Paediatric Medicine and Membership of the Royal College of Paediatrics and Child Health in 2019, and completed specialist training in paediatric medicine in 2022. Her clinical interest is in paediatric dermatology, and she has a post-graduate diploma in Clinical Dermatology, with distinction, from Queen Mary University of London. Apart from clinical work, Dr Lee is actively involved in research, and has published in several peer-reviewed journals.


  • Specialist Accreditation in Paediatric Medicine 2023
  • PG Dip Clinical Derm (UK) 2020
  • MRCPCH (UK) 2019
  • MMed (Paed) 2019
  • MBBS (Singapore) 2016

Professional Appointments and Committee Memberships

  • Associate Consultant, Department of Dermatology, KK Women’s and Children’s Hospital, 2023-present
  • Associate Consultant, General Paediatrics Service, Department of Paediatric Medicine, KK Women's and Children's Hospital, 2023-present
  • Member, International Society of Pediatric Dermatology, 2021-present
  • Member, Asian Society of Pediatric Dermatology, 2019-present
  • Member, Royal College of Paediatrics and Child Health, 2019-present


  • SingHealth Associate in Education, 2022
  • SingHealth Residency Quality Improvement Project Award, 2020
  • Best Paediatric In-Training Examination Score for Junior Resident, SingHealth, 2019
  • SS Ratnam Book Prize, O&G Society of Singapore, 2015

Research Interests


  • Pneumatosis coli in preterm neonates: Can they be managed more conservatively to maintain the intestinal milieu? Lee EY, Ma E, Anand AJ, Chandran S. BMJ Case Rep. 2022 Aug 4;15(8)e250274.
  • Pediatric patch testing in a multi-ethnic Asian population: A retrospective review. Pediatric Dermatology. Lee EY, Wee CLP, Tan CH, Wee LWY, Lim CE, Zhao XH, Koh MJA, Yew YW, Goon ATJ. 2022 Jan;39(1):69-76.
  • Clinical profile of children with Parechovirus meningitis in Singapore. Tan JHY, Choong CT, Tee NWS, Chong CY, Thoon KC, Maiwald M, Lee EY, Tan MSS, Tan NW. Journal of Pediatric Neurovirology. 2022 Feb;28(1):46-51.
  • Hearing and Neurodevelopmental Outcomes of Young Infants with Parechovirus-A and Enterovirus Meningitis: Cohort Study in Singapore Children and Literature Review. Lee EY, Tan JHY, Choong CT, Tee NWS, Chong CY, Thoon KC, Maiwald M, Tan MSS, Tan NWH. Journal of Pediatric Neurology. 2021 Dec; 19(06):402-408.
  • Good Hearing Outcome in Children Recovering from Non-polio Enteroviral Meningitis. Choong CT, Lee EY, Tan HKK, Lazaroo D, Tan NWH. Journal of Paediatrics and Child Health. 2021 Sep;57(9):1438-1441.
  • Acute Generalized Exanthematous Pustulosis in Children and Adolescents in Singapore: A Ten-year Retrospective Review. Lee EY, Koh MJA. Pediatric Dermatology. 2021 Mar; 38(2):424-430.
  • Visual Dermatology: Elephantiasis Nostras Verrucosa. Journal of Cutaneous Medicine and Surgery. Lee EY, Sia CH. 2021 Mar-Apr. 25(2):208.
  • A Rare Case of Cutaneous Trichosporon asahii Infection in an Immunocompromised Child. Lee EY, Koh MJA. Pediatric Dermatology. 2020 Sep; 37(5):962-963.
  • A Penile Rash in a Child with Arthritis. Lee EY, Koh MJA, Foong AYW, Teh KL, Arkachaisri T. Pediatric Dermatology. 2020 Jan;37(1):202-203.
  • An Unusual Cause of Fever and Rash in a Child with Severe Aplastic Anemia. Lee EY, Lian WQD, Iyer P, Bhattacharyya R. Journal of Pediatric Hematology/Oncology. 2018 Mar;40(2):156-158.
  • A Case of Bilateral Ectopic Pregnancy Following Intra-Uterine Insemination. Journal of Medical Cases. Sim WS, Lee EY, Tan PYF. 2016 Jul; 7(7):2860290.
  • Cerebrospinal Fluid White Cell Count: Discriminatory or Otherwise for Enterovirus Meningitis in Infants and Young Children? Tan NW, Lee EY, Khoo GMC, Tee NWS, Krishnamoorthy S, Choong CT. Journal of Neurovirology. 2016 Apr;22(2):213-7.
  • A Case of Atypical Kawasaki Disease with Myositis. Global Pediatric Health. Lee EY, Oh JY, Chong CY, Choo JTL, Mahadev A, Tan NWH. 2015 Aug 7;2:2333794X15599649.
  • Choice of Primary Health Care Source in an Urbanized Low-Income Community in Singapore: A Mixed-Methods Study. Wee LE, Lim LY, Shen T, Lee EY, Chia YH, Tan AYS, Koh GC. Family Practice. 2014 Feb;31(1):81-91.

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