There is a wide range of hospitals in Singapore : 14 public against 9 private hospitals, not including clinics...! So how do you sort through the array of choices and select the hospital that best suits your needs ?
As public hospitals have an equivalent level of care to private hospitals, certain factors can help in your decision. There are 5 main factors to take into account : the location, the room, the doctor, the desired comfort and the cost.
According to Bloomberg, the quality of surgery, consultations and service ranks Singapore as the 8th country with the most efficient healthcare system.
Here is a guide of all the private and public hospitals, their different fees and their specializations.
All information is directly linked to the respective hospitals' website to facilitate your search.


 

PUBLIC HOSPITALS, GENERALISTS OR SPECIALIZED


 

Alexandra Hospital (AH)



Located in the Queenstown district and open 24 hours a day, this hospital has intensive care and covers 25 specializations separated into 3 categories: Medical, Surgical and Allied Health .

> First consultation charges
Consultant Senior : 135 SGD
Consultant : 116 SGD
Associate Consultant : 102 SGD
> Hospitalization charges
"Ward A" Room (1 bed) : 457 SGD / day
"Ward B2" Room (5 beds) : 72 SGD / day
> Hospitalization for surgery charges
Private Room: 240 SGD / day
Recovery Room: 189 SGD / day

 

Changi General Hospital (CGH)



Located in the Simei district and open 24 hours a day, the CGH is particularly renowned for its expertise in sports medicine , for its treatment and its Medical Centre for Travellers. It has developed 21 medical services as well as 12 clinical support services supported by 18 specialist centres and clinics.

> Hospitalization charges
"Ward A" Room (1 bed) : 480 SGD / day
"Ward B2" Room (5 beds) : 83 - 295 SGD / day
> Hospitalization for intensive care units charges
"Ward A" Room (1 bed) : 930 SGD / day
"Ward B2" Room (5 beds) : 218 - 930 SGD / day
> Hospitalization for surgery charges
Room: 123 - 210 SGD / day
Recovery Room: 41 - 73 SGD / day
 

Khoo Teck Puat Hospital (KTPH)



Khoo Teck Puat has 33 specialisations and services supported by 4 clinics.
The design of the facility and its energy efficient features have earned it numerous awards such as the NHG Recognition award in 2019.
It is located in the Yishun district and is open 24 hours a day for emergencies.

> Hospitalization charges
"Ward A" Room (1 bed) : 450 SGD / day
"Ward B2" Room (5-6 beds) : 83 to 254 SGD / day
> Hospitalization for intensive care units charges
"Ward A" Room (1 bed) : 630 SGD / day
"Ward B2" Room (5-6 beds) : 151 to 630 SGD / day
> Hospitalization for surgery charges
Private Room: 215 SGD / day
Recovery Room: 140 to 176 SGD / day
Seat: 86 to 106 SGD / day
 

KK Women's and Children's Hospital (KKH)



This hospital, located in the Kallang district, is open exclusively to women and children. It has 23 women's services and 37 children's services. There are 830 beds available 24 hours a day.

> Hospitalization charges, women and children
"Ward A" Room (1 bed) : 534 SGD / day
"Ward B2" Room (5-6 beds) : 83 - 179 SGD / day
> Hospitalization for surgery charges, women and children
Private Room: 177 SGD / day

A full article describing the KK Women's and Children's Hospital is available right here.
 

National Heart Center Singapore (NHC)



This hospital, located in the Bukit Merah district, focuses on heart problems.
It has 14 specialties for 4 clinical departments:
- Cardiology
- Cardiothoracic Surgery
- Cardiac Radiology
- Cardiothoracic Anaesthesia
Each of these departments can treat different cases of heart problems thanks to 9 specialized treatments (pacemaker, heart transplant...). Open Monday to Friday from 8:30 am to 6:00 pm and closes its doors from 12:00 pm to 2:00 pm.

> First consultation charges
Consultant Senior : 155 SGD
Consultant : 135 SGD
Associate Consultant : 121 SGD
 

National Cancer Center Singapore (NCCS)



The NCCS, located in the Bukit Merah district, has 8 clinical specialties supported by 3 specialist centers and services.
It is open every day, except Sunday, from 8:30 am to 5:30 pm and Saturday from 8:30 am to 12:30 pm.
The price depends on the operation undergone, the title of residence, as well as other auxiliary factors.

> First consultation charges
Consultant Senior : 160 SGD
Consultant : 134 SGD
Associate Consultant : 119 SGD
 

National Neuroscience Institute (NNI)



This hospital, located in the Novena district, has 20 clinical sub-specialties, enabling it to effectively treat problems related to the brain, spine, nerves and muscles. It is open Monday to Friday from 8:00 am to 6:00 pm and Saturday from 8:00 am to 1:00 pm. Their neuroscience services include :
- Department of Neurology
- Neurosurgery
- Neuroradiology
- Neurodiagnostic Laboratory
- Neuromuscular Laboratory

> First consultation charges
Consultant Senior : 154 - 178 SGD
Consultant : 133 - 79 SGD
Associate Consultant : 88 - 59 SGD
 

National Skin Center (NSC)



The NSC, located in the Novena district, specializes in skin problems, treating acne, eczema and hives, as well as skin cancer. It consists of a main clinic and 19 subspecialty clinics.
More than 10 specialized services are offered, allowing patients to be treated in the best possible conditions.

> First consultation charges
Consultant Senior : 123 - 141 SGD
Consultant : 112 - 129 SGD
Associate Consultant : 100 - 115 SGD
 

National University Hospital (NUH)



The NUH is located in the Kent Ridge Area. It remains open 24 hours a day and can be reached at any time of the year. It has 24 specialties and 13 Groups & Programmes to support patients in their physical and emotional needs.

> First consultation charges
Consultant Senior : 123 - 141 SGD
Consultant : 112 - 129 SGD
Associate Consultant : 100 - 115 SGD
> Hospitalization charges
"Ward A" Room (1 bed) : 535 SGD / day
"Ward B2" Room (5-6 beds) : 79 SGD / day
> Hospitalization for intensive care units charges
"Ward A" Room (1 bed) : 695 - 1,043 SGD / day
"Ward B2" Room (5-6 beds) : 224 - 340 SGD / day
 

Ng Teng Fong General Hospital (NTFGH)



The NTFGH, located at Jurong East, is dedicated to training future generations of health professionals.
It is open 24 hours a day and has 32 clinical services and 16 allied health services.

> First consultation charges
Consultant Senior : 37 - 135 SGD
Consultant : 37 - 116 SGD
Associate Consultant : 37 - 102 SGD
> Hospitalization charges
"Ward A" Room (1 bed) : 469 SGD / day
"Ward B2" Room (5-6 beds) : 77 - 235 SGD / day
> Hospitalization for intensive care charges
"Ward A" Room (1 bed) : 860 SGD / day
"Ward B2" Room (5-6 beds): 272 - 860 SGD / day
 

Singapore General Hospital (SGH)



This hospital, located in the Bukit Merah district, has 50 specialties that are an integral part of the clinical department. With 29 specialist centres/services, it is the oldest and largest hospital in Singapore. It remains open and accessible 24 hours a day, providing patients with access to 9,888 doctors and staff and 1,785 beds.

> First consultation charges
Consultant Senior : 146 - 162 SGD
Consultant : 127 - 140 SGD
Associate Consultant : 114 - 126 SGD
> Hospitalization charges
"Ward A" Room (1 bed) : 467 SGD / day
"Ward B2" Room (5-6 beds) : 79 SGD / day
> Hospitalization for surgery charges
Private Room: 214 SGD / day
Recovery Room: 47 - 132 SGD / day
Headquarters: 30 - 63 SGD / day
 

Singapore National Eye Center (SNEC)



The SNEC is a hospital specializing in eye problems and one of the only ones in the world to record all of its surgeries on video. Thanks to this and to its 12 specialized clinics, it guarantees high performance standards and results. It remains open from Monday to Friday, from 8:30am to 5:30pm at the Bukit Merah district.

> First consultation charges
Consultant Senior : 123 SGD
Consultant : 109 SGD
Associate Consultant : 95 SGD
 

Tan Tock Seng Hospital



Through its 36 clinical disciplines, 10 allied health services and 4 Health and Wellness programmes, Tan Tock Seng Hospital is the largest of Singapore's multi-disciplinary hospitals. Its vision is to "adding years of healthy life". It is located in the Novena area and remains open 24 hours a day.

> Hospitalization charges
"Deluxe" Room : 620 - 655 SGD / day
"Ward A" Room (1 bed) : 457 SGD / day
"Ward B2" Room (5-6 beds) : 77 - 251 SGD / day
> Hospitalization for intensive care charges
"Deluxe" Room : 980 SGD / day
"Ward A" Room (1 bed) : 980 SGD / day
"Ward B2" Room (5-6 beds) : 300 - 980 SGD / day
> Hospitalization for surgery charges
Private Room : 215 SGD / day
Recovery Room : 132 SGD / day
Headquarters: 86 SGD / day
> First consultation charges
Consultant Senior : 142 - 164 SGD
Consultant : 125 - 142 SGD
Associate Consultant : 110 SGD
Medical Officer : 67 SGD
 

Sengkang General Hospital



Sengkang General Hospital is located in the Sengkang area. It holds numerous awards such as the "Nurses' Merit Awards" or "Healthcare Humanity Awards 2019". The hospital is open 24 hours a day and has 48 specialties and health services:
- 9 specialties in general surgery
- 12 specialties in general medicine
- 11 allied health services

> Hospitalization charges
"Ward A" Room (1 bed) : 467 SGD / day
"Ward B2" Room (5-6 beds) : 80 - 283 SGD / day
> Cost of hospitalization for surgery
Private Room: 144 SGD / day
Private seat: 65 SGD / day
> First consultation charges
Consultant Senior : 39 - 163 SGD
Consultant : 39 - 142 SGD
Associate Consultant : 39 - 128 SGD
 
 


PRIVATE HOSPITALS, GENERALISTS OR SPECIALIZED


 

Concord International Hospital



Concord Cancer Hospital changed its name to Concord International Hospital in 2017. Despite its 22 specialties and 43 specialists, the 3 predominant services remain those : comprehensive cancer treatment, minimally invasive surgery and a women's center.
The hospital remains open 24 hours a day, with a botox clinic and an open-air garden. It is located at the Bukit Timah.

> Hospitalization charges
Private Room: 599 SGD / day
Surgery Room : 75 SGD / day
High Dependency Care Room : 646 SGD / day
Intensive Care Room : 683 SGD / day
 

Farrer Park Hospital (FP)



Open 24 hours a day, the FP is located in the Kallang district. It guarantees access to 20 specialisations:
- 9 medical specialities
- 11 surgical specialities
Available at any time of the year, the price of the consultations change according to the time and day of the appointment.

> Consultation charges
Monday - Friday: 63 - 118 SGD
Saturday - Sunday: 102 - 103 SGD
> Hospitalization charges
Private Hotel Suite: 760 - 1,000 SGD / day
Private Hospital Suite: 790 SGD / day
Private Room: 650 SGD / day
Room 4 Beds: 230 SGD / day
> Screening packages charges
Pre-martial Screening Package : 299 SGD / day
HealthTrack Regular : 350 SGD / day
HealthTrack Select : 560 SGD / day
HealthTrack Select Plus : 790 SGD / day
HealthTrack Premier : 1,780 SGD / day
 

Gleneagles Hospital (GH)



The Gleneagles Hospital is accessible 24 hours a day and it is located in the Bukit Timah district. This hospital has independent transport to respond to all types of emergencies or requests.
With 15 medical specialties, 8 advanced surgical procedures and 10 outpatient surgical services, the hospital provides an application called DigiCare so that patients can understand their care more easily.


> Hospitalization charges
Private Room: 708 SGD / day
Room 2 Beds: 329 SGD / day
Room 4 Beds : 259 SGD / day
"Superior" Room: 898 SGD / day
Private Suite: 1,288 - 8,099 SGD / day
> Hospitalization for intensive care charges
Room: 808 SGD / day
> Hospitalization for surgery charges
Private Room: 318 SGD + 88 SGD for the first 4 hours then 30 SGD
Recovery Room : 178 SGD + 160 SGD for the first 4 hours then 42 SGD / hour
 

Mount Alvernia Hospital (MAH)




The MAH is open 24 hours a day and located in the Toa Payoh district. It offers 14 specialties and 10 others specialties that allow us to cover patients to the level of their needs and to "serve all, with love".

> Consultation charges
Monday - Saturday: 66 - 113 SGD
Sunday: 80 - 113 SGD
Public Holidays: 91 - 127 SGD
> Hospitalization charges
Private Room : 569 - 624 SGD / day
Room 2 Beds : 308 SGD / day
Room 4 Beds: 224 SGD / day
Room 6 Beds: 158 SGD / day
> Hospitalization for intensive care units charges
Room : 719 SGD / day
> Maternity hospitalization charges
Private Room: 569 - 624 SGD / day
Room 2 Beds: 308 SGD / day
"Superior" Room: 758 SGD / day
Private Suite: 897 SGD / day
 

Mount Elizabeth Hospital (MEH)



Mount Elizabeth Hospital is located in the Novena district. It offers many advanced surgical procedures such as minimally invasive surgery, transplantation and cellular therapy.
The hospital is open 24 hours a day and has 29 specialties: 15 main ones and 14 others
In spite of its many specialities, the establishment puts forward 8 areas of expertise.

> Hospitalization charges
Private Room : 728 SGD / day
Room 2 beds : 340 SGD / day
Room 4 beds : 276 SGD / day
Private Suite : 1,288 SGD / day
VIP Room : 4,238 SGD / day
Royal Suite : 5,988 - 10,488 SGD / day
> Hospitalization for intensive care charges
Room : 868 SGD / day
 

Mount Elizabeth Novena Hospital (MNH)



The MNH, attached to the Mount Elizabeth Hospital (MEH) and is also located in the Novena District. It offers to everyone a quality service with a "stylish interior".
Thanks to its Joint Commission International Accreditation, it has 22 specialists and specialized services accompanied by 15 rehabilitation therapy services into 4 categories (Physiotherapy, Occupational Therapy, Speech Therapy and Immunology).


> Hospitalization charges
Private room: 768 SGD / day
Room "Class A" : 438 SGD / day
Special Chamber MNH : 888 SGD / day
junior/Royal/Presidential/Chairman Suites : 1,498 - 15,388 SGD / day
> Hospitalization for intensive care units charges
Room : 888 SGD / day
 

Parkway East Hospital (PEH)



The PEH has 20 specialities and 4 areas of expertise (Maternity, Children, Ear, Nose and Throat and Sports and Orthopaedic Surgery).
It is located in the Bedok district and open 24 hours a day. It offers 3 types of advanced surgical procedures:
- Cochlear implant surgery
- Hand surgery
- Sports and orthopaedic surgery

> Hospitalization charges
Private Room: 688 - 718 SGD / day
Room 2 Beds : 305 SGD / day
Room 4 Beds : 240 SGD / day
Deluxe Room : 768 SGD / day
Private Suite : 888 SGD / day
> Hospitalization for intensive care charges
Room : 798 SGD / day
 

Raffles Hospital (RH)



Raffles Hospital has an independent vehicle service and a team present at Changi Airport in Terminal 3. The hospital is located in the Downtown Core district.
It is open 24 hours a day and includes 21 specialist centers, 54 specialties and provides typical Chinese medical care. By strengthening Western medicine with the benefits of Eastern medicine, Raffles Hospitals aims to give "the best possible care to all its patients".

> Hospitalisation charges
Private Room: 668 SGD / day
Room 2 Beds: 348 SGD / day
Room 4 Beds: 288 SGC / day
Deluxe Room: 888 SGD / day
Junior/Executive/Nicoll&Ophir/Raffles&Victoria/Presidential Suites : 919 - 5,888 / day
> Hospitalization for intensive care charges
Room: 878 SGD / day
> Hospitalization for surgery charges
Private Room: 328 SGD + 94 SGD for the first 3 hours then 28.00 SGD / hour

A full article describing the Raffles Hospital is available right here
 

Thomson Medical Centre (TMC)



The TMC is open 24 hours a day in the Novena district. It has 18 specialized services as well as other specific ancillary services (such as the delivery of rich food for post-partum women).
Known for its obstetric, gynecological and pediatric care, Thomson Medical Centre seeks to establish itself as a leading provider of care for women and children.


> Hospitalization charges
Private Room : 567 - 715 SGD / day
Room 2 Beds : 308 SGD / day
Room 4 Beds : 224 SGD / day
Room Deluxe Suite : 1,111 - 1,217 SGD / day
Dalvey/Lincoln/Whitley/Newton/Balmoral/Thomson Family Suites: 1,485.16 - 1,955.96 SGD / day
 

*Sources :
- Alexandra Hospital (AH)
- Changi General Hospital (CGH)
- Khoo Teck Puat Hospital (KTPH)
- KK Women's and Children's Hospital (KKH)
- National Heart Center Singapore (NHC)
- National Cancer Center Singapore (NCCS)
- National Neuroscience Institute (NNI)
- National Skin Center (NSC)
- National University Hospital (NUH)
- Ng Teng Fong General Hospital (NTFGH)
- Singapore General Hospital (SGH)
- Singapore National Eye Center (SNEC)
- Tan Tock Seng Hospital
- Sengkang General Hospital
- Concord International Hospital
- Farrer Park Hospital (FP)
- Gleneagles Hospital (GH)
- Mount Alvernia Hospital (MAH)
- Mount Elizabeth Hospital (MEH)
- Mount Elizabeth Novena Hospital (MNH)
- Parkway East Hospital (PEH)
- Raffles Hospital (RH)
- Thomson Medical Centre (TMC)
*The prices has been rounded up or down to the nearest SGD
 

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