Dr Tan Kok Kuan graduated from the National University of Singapore in 2001 and was a resident doctor in the two largest public hospitals in Singapore; Tan Tock Seng Hospital and Singapore General Hospital. As part of the SARS taskforce in SGH, he tended to ill patients with suspected SARS during the outbreak. Dr Tan also worked and trained at the Singapore National Eye Center, National Heart Center and National Skin Center.
After leaving government service, Dr Tan set up Robertson Medical Practice which was appointed by Singapore’s Ministry of Health as an official Anonymous Testing Site for HIV. This one clinic grew to become the DTAP (Dr Tan & Partners) Group of Clinics and Dr Tan served as the group CEO. Dr Tan stepped down from this role in 2020 to pursue his true passion of patient care and advancing the science and research of STD/HIV and Men’s Health. With a special focus on advanced techniques for Circumcision and novel treatments for Erectile Dysfunction.
Dr Tan has since been very active in the fields of STD and HIV and was one of the authors for Singapore’s National HIV PrEP Guidelines and Singapore’s Blueprint to end AIDS and HIV Transmission by 2030. He has also spoken at numerous local and international conferences on STD/HIV and Men’s Health. Dr Tan is also a published author and reviewer of medical peer reviewed journals.