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Dr Li Xinyi

Dr Li Xinyi



KK Women's and Children's Hospital

Specialty: Obstetrics & Gynaecology, Urogynaecology

Clinical Interest: Urogynaecology

Conditions Treated by this Doctor:
Antenatal and Postnatal Care, Contraceptive Use, Fibroids, Fibroids of the uterus, Menstrual Disorders/Abnormal Vaginal Bleeding, Ovarian Cysts, Overactive Bladder, Pelvic Floor Disorders, Pelvic Organ Prolapse, Pregnancy and associated conditions, Stress Urinary Incontinence, Urinary Incontinence, Urinary Incontinence, Urinary Tract Infection (UTI), Utero Vaginal Prolapse, Voiding Disorders Women.

Clinical Appointments

  • Consultant Urogynaecology Centre KK Women's and Children's HospitalKK Women's and Children's Hospital


Dr Li Xinyi completed her MBBS from National University of Singapore in 2012. She was admitted as a Member of the Royal College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists in 2018 and completed her specialist training in Obstetrics and Gynaecology in 2020. Dr Li is now a consultant in Obstetrics and Gynaecology who subspecializes in Urogynaecology. Despite a busy clinical load ranging from general obstetrics and gynaecology to urogynaecology, Dr Li ensures that she gives the full attention and care to all her patients and is well versed in both English and Mandarin. She also contributes actively to health education and has given well received public talks bilingually to promote female health in particular in areas of pelvic floor health and incontinence.

Besides her clinical profile, Dr Li is actively involved in medical education for all three undergraduate medical schools and is currently the Posting Lead for O&G for LKC Medicine, on top of being Clinical Lecturer and Clinical instructor for NUS YLL School of Medicine and Duke-NUS School of Medicine respectively. She is also committed to bettering resident education and currently serves as Physician Faculty for the O&G residency and the PGY1 Residency program.

Dr Li is interested in research and quality improvement and is constantly working on improving the inpatient experience and care that patients receive. She strongly believes that patients remain at the heart of healthcare and constantly strives to better her own practice and those around her.


  • MRCOG (UK), 2018
  • MBBS National University of Singapore, 2012

Professional Appointments and Committee Memberships

  • Clinical lead for O&G, LKC School of Medicine
  • Clinical lecturer, NUS YLL School of Medicine
  • Clinical instructor, Duke-NUS School of Medicine
  • Physician faculty, O&G Residency
  • Physician faculty, PGY1 Residency
  • Consultant, Department of Urogynaecology, Division of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, KK Women's and Children's Hospital, 2020-date
  • Member, Primary Care Outreach Team, Division of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, KK Women's and Children's Hospital, 2020-date
  • Fellow, Academy of Medicine, Singapore, College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists, 2021-date
  • Member, Royal College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists, 2018-date
  • Member, O&G Society of Singapore, 2014-date
  • Member, Singapore Medical Association, 2012-date
  • Member, KKH Consent Committee, 2021-2022


  • Singapore Health Quality Service Awards 2023, Gold
  • Singapore Health Quality Service Awards 2022, Silver
  • Long Service Award 2021, 5 years
  • Service from the Heart, July to Dec 2020
  • Inspiring resident educator award, SingHealth Excels Awards, 2018

Research Interests

  • Urogynaecology surgery
  • Pelvic floor disorders in pregnancy
  • Medical education and assessment
  • Use of medical technology in education and assessment


  • Modified OBGYN undergraduate medical education during the COVID-19 pandemic in Singapore.
    Li X, Li M, Kathirvel R. Singapore Med J. 2021 Oct 11. doi: 10.11622/smedj.2021158. Epub ahead of print. PMID: 34628786.
  • COVID-19 in Singapore and Malysia: Rising to the Challenges of Orthopaedic Practice in an Evolving Pandemic.
    Tay K, Kamarul T, Woo YL, Mansor M, Li X, Wong J, Saw A. Malays Orthop J. 2020 Jul;14(2):7–15.
  • Uterine pseudoaneurysm: A rare cause of secondary post-partum hemorrhage and its management.
    Li X, Tee CSJ. Eur J Obstet Gynecol Reprod Biol. 2019 Aug;239:73-74.
  • A 16-week secondary abdominal ectopic pregnancy with a simultaneous intratubal placenta and abdominal fetus.
    Li X, Barton-Smith P. Eur J Obstet Gynecol Reprod Biol. 2015 Feb;185:181-2.
  • Struma ovarii: management and follow-up of a rare ovarian tumour.
    Wee JY, Li X, Chern BS, Chua IS. Singapore Med J. 2015 Jan;56(1):35-9.

Research Trials