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Doctor's Profile

The Singapore Gastroenterology & Liver Internist Centre is dedicated to providing you with the highest quality medical care. 



Medical Qualifications:

  • MBBS (Singapore) 1989

  • MRCP Internal Medicine (UK) 1993

  • FAMS Gastroenterology (Singapore) 1998 

  • Honorary Fellow, Liver & Transplant Unit, University of Birmingham Hospital, (UK) 2000

  • Fellow, Advanced Endoscopy at Amsterdam Medical Centre, (Holland) 2001

  • FRCP (Glasgow, UK) 2004


Professional Positions & Memberships:

  • Gastroenterologist, Hepatologist , Internist & Liver Transplant Physician @ Gleneagles Hospital Singapore (2008 to present)

  • Medical Director of The Singapore Gastroenterology, Hepatology & Liver Internist Centre(2008 to present)

  • Visiting Senior Consultant, National University Hospital of Singapore,(2008 to present)

  • Member of Gastroenterological Society of Singapore

  • Member of Asian Pacific Association for study of the Liver

  • Member of American Society for Gastrointestinal Endoscopy

  • Member of Hepato-Pancreato-Billiary Association (Singapore)

Awards and Publications:


  • Scholarship attachment at the Liver Unit of The University Hospital of Birmingham, UK 

  • Scholarship attachment (Advanced Endoscopy) at Amsterdam Medical Centre 

  • Gold Awards recipient of Singapore Excellent Service by Spring Singapore (2004-2008)

  • Authored & Co-authored various papers published in local and overseas journals on Therapeutic Endoscopy, ERCP, Liver diseases namely Hepatitis B&C, Fatty Liver, Drug induced Liver Injury and Liver Transplantation.

Professional Experience:

Prior to establishing his private practice at Gleneagles Hospital Singapore, Dr Dede Selamat Suteja was formerly a Senior Consultant in the Department of Gastroenterology and Hepatology at the National University Hospital (NUH) in Singapore ( 1995-2008 ).

After graduating from the Medical School of National University of Singapore in 1989, he received Advanced & Specialist training in Internal Medicine, Gastroenterology & Hepatology in Singapore’s various Hospitals, namely: Singapore General Hospital (SGH), Tan Tock Seng Hospital (TTSH), Alexandra Hospital, Changi Hospital, National University Hospital from 1989 - 2008.


He obtained his specialist qualifications locally, as well as from UK, MRCP ( Internal Medicine ) UK1993, FAMS (Gastroenterology) Singapore 1998, FRCP UK 2004.

In 1999 - 2001, Dr Dede as he is affectionately known as, was awarded 2 Advanced  Specialist Training Scholarships by the Ministry of Health; firstly at the Queen Elizabeth Hospital, Birmingham UK, to undergo specialised training in Hepatology & Liver Transplantation, which then was followed by an advanced training in Therapeutic & Complex Endoscopic procedures at the renowned Amsterdam Medical Centre in Holland.

Dr Dede’s more than 25 years of extensive experience and clinical interests lie in the treatments of therapeutic endoscopy ( including ERCP) to liver diseases, such as Hepatitis B&C, liver transplantation and non-alcoholic steatohepatitis, better known as fatty liver, as well as drug induced liver injury (He was the expert witness for the SLIM 10 drug induced liver failure case).

Dr Dede has authored and co-authored many papers published in various local and overseas journals, including giving numerous public talks on these subjects in languages that he is proficient with, namely English, Mandarin, Malay and Bahasa Indonesia.

Besides his academic and clinical achievements, Dr Dede is known for his empathic and personalised care for his patients, as recognised at the National levels by the many Excellent Service Awards that he received throughout the years, a testament of his outstanding service.

Dr Dede is compassionate & passionate about his healing profession, ensuring close rapport and effective communication with all his patients, who can be assured of cost-effective therapy, delivered with Dr Dede’s unique special touch.

At Singapore Gastroenterology & Liver Internist Centre, we’re dedicated to providing high-quality, personalized medical care with the most cutting edge technologies available. By continuously evaluating and upgrading our services, we ensure that all patients receive the best treatment for their needs. Get in touch with us today to learn more and schedule an appointment.

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