Dr. Liew Shan Fap

Gastroenterologist & Hepatologist
Resident Consultant

Telephone: 082 258 825 or 082 234 466 Ext : 1004

Email: [email protected]

Suite 33, Level 1, Block B, Timberland Medical Centre

Clinic Opening Hours:

Monday - Friday: 8.30am - 12.30pm & 2.00pm - 5.00pm
Saturday: 8.30am - 12.30pm

Profile of Dr. Liew Shan Fap:

Qualifications :
MBBS (University of Malaya, KL) 2002,
MRCP (Royal College of Physician, UK) 2007
FAMS (Academy of Medicine) 2012

General Gastroenterology:

  • Peptic ulcer disease
  • Acute or chronic gastritis
  • Helicobacter pylori infection
  • Gastro-oesophageal reflux disease (GERD)
  • Functional dyspepsia
  • Barrett’s oesophagus
  • Gastrointestinal submucosal tumours (SMT)
  • Gastrointestinal pre-cancerous condition or early gastrointestinal cancer evaluation – oesophagus, stomach, duodenum and colon
  • Gallstone diseases or biliary colic
  • Acute gastroenteritis
  • Inflammatory bowel disease (IBD) including ulcerative colitis and Crohn’s disease
  • Irritable bowel syndrome (IBS) – diarrhoea or constipation
  • Haemorrhoids
  • Nutritional support – tube feeding and parenteral nutrition


Liver, Biliary and Pancreas:

  • Acute viral hepatitis
  • Chronic hepatitis B and hepatitis C
  • Alcoholic liver disease
  • Fatty liver / Non-alcoholic fatty liver disease (NAFLD) / Non-alcoholic steatohepatitis (NASH)
  • Liver cirrhosis and related conditions (Ascites, oesophageal and gastric varices, spontaneous bacterial peritonitis, hepatic encephalopathy, etc)
  • Drug-induced liver dysfunction
  • Autoimmune hepatitis
  • Primary biliary cirrhosis
  • Primary sclerosing cholangitis
  • Wilson’s disease
  • Cholangitis and choledocholithiasis (Stone in bile duct)
  • Acute pancreatitis
  • Chronic pancreatitis
  • Pancreatic Insufficiency
  • Pancreatic cysts / nodules / mass / tumour


Gastrointestinal Endoscopies:

  • Oesophagogastroduodenoscopy (OGDS) with/without biopsy or polypectomy
  • Colonoscopy with/without biopsy or polypectomy
  • Endoscopic retrograde cholangio-pancreatography (ERCP) and related therapies
  • Endoscopic ultrasound (EUS) with/without fine needle aspiration (FNA) or therapy
  • Oesophageal and enteral dilatation
  • Insertion of self-expendable metal stent (SEMS) in gastrointestinal / pancreatobiliary pathologies or advanced cancers
  • Gastrointestinal bleeding treatments – variceal or non-variceal
  • Percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy (PEG) insertion and change


Other Tests:

  • FibroScan – measures fatty liver and liver fibrosis (stiffness)
  • Urea Breath Test (UBT) – test to diagnose Helicobacter pylori infection in the stomach


Dr. Liew Shan Fap is related to the following departments:

Gastroenterology (Stomach & Digestive System)

Gastroenterology is the analysis of the function and diseases of the throat, stomach, small digestive tract, colon and rectum, pancreas,…