Adult and Paediatric ENT Specialist

USA Fellowship Trained ENT Surgeon


  • USA Fellowship trained ENT Surgeon
  • Accredited Specialist in Otolaryngology by Ministry of Health
  • Completed Facial Plastics fellowship in University of Virginia, USA
  • Previous core faculty in Singhealth
  • Previous site Program Director in KK Women’s and Children’s Hospital
  • Previous Consultant at KK Women’s and Children’s Hospital


  • MBBS – Bachelor of Medicine, Bachelor of Surgery (National University of Singapore)
  • MRCS (Glasgow) – Member of Royal College of Surgeons Glasgow, United Kingdom
  • MMed (ORL) – Master of Medicine in Otolaryngology (National University of Singapore)
  • FAMS – Fellow of Academy of Medicine Singapore


  • 2021: Outstanding Faculty Award, Singhealth
  • 2021: Service from the Heart Award
  • 2016: National University Hospital, Best Faculty Award


ENT Doctor Singapore

Your Child ENT Specialist

Dr Jenica is an ENT doctor in Singapore who graduated from the National University of Singapore and later entered Otolaryngology residency. She passed her membership examinations in Surgery from the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Glasgow. She was accredited as a Specialist in Otolaryngology by the Ministry of Health. She went on to pursue a Facial Plastics fellowship at the University of Virginia.

ENT Specialist Dr Jenica Yong working
ENT Specialist Dr Jenica Yong smiling

Dr Jenica is also committed to mentoring her juniors. She is actively involved in undergraduate medical school teaching and has won the teaching award at National University Hospital for her teaching of undergraduate medical students. Dr Jenica has also received the Outstanding Faculty Award from Singhealth. Dr Jenica is also a child ENT specialist in Singapore who served as one of the core faculty members in Singhealth and was the site program director of KK Women’s and Children’s Hospital.

Dr Jenica has been involved in numerous international and local conferences. She was an invited speaker at the Charles W Gross Symposium: The NOSE course held in the United States. She has presented regionally and internationally and is the first author of several indexed journal articles. She has authored book chapters.

Book Chapter

Special Considerations in Facial Reconstruction in the Non-White Patient.

Yong JS, Park SS

Facial Plastic Surgery Clinics of North America, 2021. Elsevier

Selected Publications

Repair of intermediate-size nasal defects: a working algorithm.

Yong JS, Christophel JJ, Park SS.
JAMA Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg. 2014 Nov;140(11):1027-33.

Impact of noise on hearing in the military.

Yong JS, Wang DY.
Mil Med Res. 2015 Feb 25;2:6.

Work type II first branchial cleft cyst: a rare anomaly with a classical presentation.

Yong JS, Loh WS, Lim LHY
Annal of Pediatric Surgery. 2014 July;10(3):81-2.

Multinoduar Goiter – Malignancy Risk in Non-dominant Nodule

Yong JS, Loh KS, Bengt FS, Thong KTM
Ear Nose Throat J. 2017 Aug;96(8):336-342.

Data of pre- and post-operative images and video of marsupilaization of congenital vallecular cyst by coblation technique

Ma E, Gopagonadanahalli KR, Yong JS, Chien MC, Chandran S.
Data in Brief. 2020 May 19;31:105689.

Congenital Vallecular Cyst causing severe inspiratory stridor in a newborn

Ma E, K.R. Gopagondanahalli, J.S. Yong, M.C. Chua, S. Chandran
Journal of Pediatric Surgery Case Reports 2020 59:1-4

Intraoperative pH Neutralization after nasal button battery removal in children: A case report.

Chiu SH, Koh HL, Yong JS
Otolaryngology Case Reports, 2021 (21) 100331