Assoc.Prof. Goh Bee Tin

Cl A/Prof Goh Bee Tin is Head and Senior Consultant in the Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery (OMS), Research Director and Deputy Director (Research and Education) at the National Dental Centre of Singapore (NDCS)Education. Her research interests include bone tissue engineering and mandibular reconstruction.


Doctor of Philosophy, Radboud University Nijmegen, Netherlands (2009)
Fellow, Academy of Medicine, Singapore (2000)
Master of Dental Surgery (Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery), National University of Singapore (1997)
Dental Fellowship, Edinburgh Royal College of Surgeons (1996)
Bachelor of Dental Surgery, National University of Singapore (1993)


SingHealth GCEO Outstanding Clinician Researcher Award: 2014
'Osteopore Innovation Award’ for Clinical Tissue Engineering: 2008
Advanced Training in Craniofacial Implants’, Sahlgrenska University in Sweden and Morriston Hospital in Wales, UK: 2004
Health Manpower Development Plan (HMDP) Fellowships: 2000 ‘Training in Cleft Lip and Palate Surgery ‘Complex Cleft Osteotomies’
Dental Residency Programme in Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery, National University of Singapore: 2 May 1995 to 1 May 1997

Research Interests

Bone bioengineering, oral & maxillofacial device development, novel techniques in mandibular reconstruction.

Selected publications

Schaller B, Saulacic, N, Beck S, Imwinkelried T, Goh BT, Nakahara K, Hofstetter W, Iizuka T. In vivo degradation of a new concept of magnesium-based rivet screws in the minipig mandibular bone. Material Science and Engineering Part C. 2016; 69: 247-254.

Gao Y, Lim J, Yeo DC, Liao S, Lans M, Wang Y, Teoh SH, Goh BT, Xu C. A Selective and Purification-Free Strategy for Labeling Adherent Cells with Inorganic Nanoparticles. ACS Appl Mater Interfaces. 2016 Mar 16;8(10):6336-43. doi: 10.1021/acsami.5b12409. Epub 2016 Mar 7.

Yam GH, Peh GS, Singhal S, Goh BT, Mehta JS. Dental stem cells: a future asset of ocular cell therapy. Expert Rev Mol Med 2015 Nov 10;17:e20.doi: 10.1017/erm.2015.16.

Heng N, Zahlten J, Cordes V, Ong M, Goh BT, N’Guessan PD, Pischon N. The Effects of Enamel Matrix Derivative and Transforming Growth Factor-ß1 on Connective Tissue Growth Factor in Human Periodontal Ligament Fibroblasts. J Periodontol. 2015; 86(4): 569-77.

Goh BT, Teoh KH. Orbital implant placement using a computer-aided design and manufacturing (CAD-CAM) stereolithographic surgical template protocol. Int J Oral Maxillofac Surg 2015; 44(5): 642-8.

Picture of Goh Bee Tin
Academic discipline: 
News topics: