The Plastic Surgery Practice

The Plastic Surgery Practice
The Plastic Surgery Practice
Image: The Plastic Surgery Practice
  • Location
    Novena Medical Center
  • Surgeon
    Dr Andrew Tay
  • Experience
    >15 years
  • Duration
    20-90 mins
  • Anaesthesia
    Light sedation
  • Address
    Novena Medical Center
    10 Sinaran Drive #11-33
    Singapore 307506
  • Phone
    +65 6397 6618
  • Opening hours
    Mon-Fri 09:00-17:30
    Sat 09:00-13:00
  • Website
  • At the helm of The Plastic Surgery Practise is Dr Andrew Tay, a Ministry of Health accredited specialist with rich experience in cosmetic surgery of the face.

    Dr Tay is a graduate of the National University of Singapore and a fellow of the Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh. He undertook studies in plastic surgery at the University Hospital, Basel, Switzerland before joining Singapore public health sector in 2003.

    In 2006, Dr Tay ventured into private practice. He is a double eyelid specialist who works with a team of experienced professionals.


    • The surgeries take place at a state-of-the-art clinic located within the Novena Medical Center.
    • Besides the clinic at Novena Medical Center, beauty seekers can also get Dr Tay’s consultation at his second office at Paragon Medical Suites on Orchard.
    • The clinic’s short incision double eyelid technique is a signature offering.


    The Plastic Surgery Practise uses 3 methods to achieve double eyelid result.

    1) The Suture: This method does not involve an incision; a fold is created in the upper eyelid using 2 to 4 sutures.

    Procedure time30-60 minutes
    Recovery1-2 weeks

    2) The Incision Method: A fold is created in the upper eyelid utilizing a cut which may involve removing fat and skin. 

    Procedure time 30-90 minutes
    Anaesthesia Local
    Light sedation
    Recovery A few weeks

    3) Minimal or Short Incision: A short incision is made compared to that of the traditional method. This is suitable for cases where there is no excess skin.

    Procedure time 30-60 minutes
    Anaesthesia Local
    Light sedation
    Recovery Quicker than with the standard incision method


    • MBBS (Singapore)
    • FRCS (Edinburgh)
    • SAPS
    • ISAPS
    • FAMS

     COST: Starts from $3,500

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