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Clin Assoc Prof Lui Jeen Nee

Dr Lui Jeen Nee from National Dental Centre Singapore

Clin Assoc Prof Lui Jeen Nee

BDS (Singapore)

MDS (Endodontics) (Singapore) 

MRD RCS (Edinburgh)

FAMS (Endodontics)

Senior Consultant

Head, Department of Restorative Dentistry, Senior Consultant, Endodontic Unit,  Department of Restorative Dentistry, National Dental Centre Singapore

National Dental Centre Singapore

Specialty: Endodontics

Clinical Appointments

  • Head & Senior Consultant Endodontics, Department of Restorative Dentistry National Dental Centre SingaporeNational Dental Centre Singapore
  • Head & Senior Consultant Department of Restorative Dentistry National Dental Centre SingaporeNational Dental Centre Singapore

Profile

Cl A/Prof Lui Jeen Nee obtained her Bachelor of Dental Surgery at the National University of Singapore in 1996. She further obtained her Master in Dental Surgery (Endodontics) at the National University of Singapore and Membership in Endodontics from the Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh in 2003. She was conferred a Fellow of the Academy of Medicine Singapore in 2005 and has been accredited as a Specialist in Endodontics by the Singapore Dental Council since 2008. 

Cl A/Prof Lui is currently the Department Head of Restorative Dentistry and Senior Consultant, Endodontic Unit, Department of Restorative Dentistry, National Dental Centre Singapore. She is actively involved in postgraduate education and is currently holding the position of Associate Programme Director of the Endodontic Postgraduate Residency Training Programme. She is a Council Member of the College of Dental Surgeons, Academy of Medicine and also serves on the Executive Committee of the Society of Endodontists Singapore.

Education

  • Fellow of the Academy of Medicine, Singapore, 2005 
  • Membership in Restorative Dentistry (Endodontics), Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh, United Kingdom, 2003 
  • Masters of Dental Surgery (Endodontics), National University of Singapore, 2003 
  • Bachelor of Dental Surgery, National University of Singapore, 1996

Professional Appointments and Committee Memberships

Professional 
  • Associate Director, Endodontics Residency Programme, Faculty of Dentistry, National University of Singapore, 2015 - present
  • Clinical Senior Lecturer, Faculty of Dentistry, National University of Singapore, 2011 - present
  • Council Member, College of Dental Surgeons Singapore, Academy of Medicine Singapore, 2017 - present 
  • Member, Dental Specialist Accreditation Committee for Endodontics, College of Dental Surgeons Singapore 2014 – present 
  • Member, TOSP Dental Guidelines Sub-Committee, College of Dental Surgeons Singapore, Academy of Medicine Singapore 2013 
  • Chairman, Endodontic Chapter, College of Dental Surgeons Singapore, Academy of Medicine Singapore, 2013 – 2017 
  • Member, Executive Committee, Society of Endodontists (Singapore), 2013 – present 
Committees 
  • Member, Ambulatory Surgery Advisory Committee, National Dental Centre Singapore, Singapore 2016 - present 
  • Deputy Chairman (Clinical), Joint Commission International Accreditation Steering Committee, National Dental Centre Singapore, Singapore 2015 - 2016 
  • Member, Organizing Committee, SingHealth Duke-NUS Scientific Congress 2016, Singapore 2015 - 2016 
  • Member, Organizing Committee, SingHealth Duke-NUS Scientific Congress 2014, Singapore 2014 
  • Deputy Chairman (Clinical), Joint Commission International Accreditation Steering Committee, National Dental Centre Singapore, Singapore 2012 – 2013 
  • Member, Quality Improvement Committee, National Dental Centre Singapore, 2012 – present 
  • Member, Clinical Privileging and Competency Committee, National Dental Centre Singapore, Singapore 2010 – present 
  • Member, Organizing Committee, SingHealth Duke-NUS Scientific Congress 2010, Singapore 2009 - 2010 
  • Deputy Chairman, Joint Commission International Accreditation Steering Committee, National Dental Centre Singapore 2008 – 2010 
  • Member, Research Committee, National Dental Centre Singapore, 2008 – presentMember, Organizing Committee, Combined Scientific Meeting of Singapore Health Services, National Healthcare Group & National University of Singapore, Singapore 2005 
  • Member, Organizing Committee, SingHealth Annual Scientific Meeting, 2004 
  • Chairperson, Continuing Dental Education and Library Committee, National Dental Centre, 2003 – 2006, 2007 - 2013 

Awards

  • 20 Years Long Service Award, National Dental Centre Singapore, 2017 
  • Oral Health Academic Programme, Excellence in Teaching Award (Post-Grad), Singapore, 2015 
  • SingHealth Foundation Fellowship, Singapore Health Services, Singapore, 2009 
  • 10 Years Long Service Award, National Dental Centre Singapore, 2007 
  • Human Manpower Development Plan Award, Singapore Health Services, Singapore, 2005 – 2006 
  • Dental Residency Traineeship in Endodontics, National Dental Centre Singapore, Singapore, 2000 – 2003 

Research Interests

Vital Pulp Therapy 
Endodontic Microsurgery 
Treatment Outcomes

Publications

  • Tay CX, Quah SY, Lui JN, Yu VS, Tan KS. Matrix Metalloproteinase Inhibitor as an Antimicrobial Agent to Eradicate Enterococcus faecalis Biofilm. Journal of Endodontics. 2015 Jun; 41(6):858-63. 
  • Lew HP, Quah SY, Lui JN, Bergenholtz G, Hoon Yu VS, Tan KS. Isolation of alkaline-tolerant bacteria from primary infected root canals. Journal of Endodontics. 2015 Apr; 41(4):451-6. 
  • Lui JN, Khin MM, Krishnaswamy G, Chen NN. Prognostic factors relating to the outcome of endodontic microsurgery. Journal of Endodontics. 2014 Aug; 40(8):1071-6. 
  • Quah SY, Wu S, Lui JN, Sum CP, Tan KS. N-acetylcysteine inhibits growth and eradicates biofilm of Enterococcus faecalis. Journal of Endodontics. 2012 Jan; 38(1):81-5. 
  • Kuah HG, Lui JN, Tseng PS, Chen NN. The effect of EDTA with and without ultrasonics on removal of the smear layer. Journal of Endodontics. 2009 Mar; 35(3):393-6.
  • Lui JN, Kuah HG, Chen NN. Effect of EDTA with and without surfactants and ultrasonics on removal of smear layer. Journal of Endodontics. 2007 Mar; 33(4):472-5. 

Research Trials