Skip Ribbon Commands
Skip to main content
Menu

Dr Roy Chowdhury Anupama

Dr Anupama Roy Chowdhury from Sengkang General Hospital

Dr Roy Chowdhury Anupama

​MBBS (NUS, Singapore), MRCP (RCP, United Kingdom), FAMS

Senior Consultant

Sengkang General Hospital

Specialty: Geriatric Medicine

Conditions Treated by this Doctor:
Dementia, Faecal Incontinence.

Clinical Appointments

  • Senior Consultant SingHealth Duke-NUS Centre of Memory and Cognitive Disorders
  • Senior Consultant Geriatric Medicine Sengkang General HospitalSengkang General Hospital
  • Senior Consultant Department of General Medicine Sengkang General HospitalSengkang General Hospital

Profile

​Dr Anupama Roy Chowdhury is a Senior Consultant with Sengkang General Hospital. She received her medical degree from the National University of Singapore in 2002. She completed her specialist training in geriatric medicine in 2010 and went on to do a fellowship in dementia and neurocognitive disorders at te University of British Columbia, Vancouver in 2013. She has a special interest in dementia, geriatric oncology and medical education. She has previously been secretary and then vice-president of Society of Geriatric Medicine Singapore (SGMS).

Education

  • MBBS (Singapore)
  • MRCS A&E (UK)
  • MRCP(UK)
  • Specialist Accreditation in Geriatric Medicine, Singapore
  • Fellowship in Neurocognitive Disorders, University of British Columbia, Vancouver

Professional Appointments and Committee Memberships

  • ​Clinical Senior Lecturer, Dept of Medicine, NUS Yong Loo Lin School of Medicine
  • Adjunct Faculty, Duke-NUS
  • Member, FAMS
  • Committee Member, Society of Geriatric Medicine Singapore

Awards

  • ​Fellowship in Neurocognitive Disorders, UBC, Vancouver, HMDP, 2013

Research Interests

Publications

  • A rare case of multifocal papillary thyroid cancer in bilateral thyroid cysts - a case report.  Roy Chowdhury A, Jack Kian Chng and Choon Chieh Tan. Case Reports in Medicine Volume 2018, Article ID 1656831.
  • Neurobehavioural characterization of adult-onset Alexander disease - A family study.  Maya L Lichtenstein, MD, MHSc; Emily Dwosh, MSc; Anupama Roy Chowdhury, MBBS, MRCP, FAMS; Matthew J Farrer, PhD; Marna B. McKenzie, BSc; Ilaria Guella, PhD; Daniel M. Evans, BSc; Haakon B. Nygaard, MD, PhD; Jason R Shewchuk, MD; Sherri Hayden, PhD; Jason J.S. Barton, MD, PhD; Howard H. Feldman, MD. Neurology: Clinical Practice Mar 2017, 10.1212/CPJ.0000000000000356.
  • Evaluation of unplanned dialysis as a predictor of mortality in elderly dialysis patients: a retrospective data analysis.  Roy D, Chowdhury AR, Pande S, Kan JW. BMC Nephrol. 2017 Dec 19;18(1):364. doi: 10.1186/s12882-017-0778-0.
  • Comprehensive Geriatric Assessment (CGA) based risk factors for increased caregiver burden among elderly Asian patients with cancer.  Rajasekaran T, Tan T, Ong WS, Koo KN, Chan L, Poon D, Roy Chowdhury A, Krishna L, Kanesvaran R. J Geriatr Oncol. 2016 May;7(3):211-8. doi:10.1016/j.jgo.2016.03.003. Epub 2016 Apr 7.
  • Practice pearls in the management of lung cancer in the elderly.  Kanesvaran R, Row Chowdhury A, Krishna L. J Geriatr Oncol. 2016 Jun 3. pii:S1879-4068(16)30055-8. doi:10.1016/j.jgo.2016.05.004. Review.
  • A snapshot survey of perceptions of healthcare professionals in aging surgeons.  Rajaratnam V, Kumar CM, Roy Chowdhury A, Su C. Postgrad Med J. 2016 Jul 4. pii:postgradmedj-2016-134076. doi: 10.1136/postgradmedj-2016-134076.
  • Risk factors for microvascular tumour thrombi in hepatocellular carcinoma: a univariate and multivariate analysis.  S Ibrahim, A Roychowdhury, T Khoon Hean. ANZ Journal of Surgery 77 (3) 2007, 146-149.
  • Risk Factors for Intrahepatic Recurrence after Hepatectomy for HCC.  Ibrahim S, Roychowdhury A, Hean TK, Dept of General Surgery, Changi General Hospital. AM J Surg Jul 2007; 194 (1); 17-22.

Research Trials