Boon Wee Teo

Teo Boon Wee

Appointment(s)
  • Associate Professor, Department of Medicine
  • Senior Consultant, Division of Nephrology, University Medicine Cluster, National University Health System
Administrative Appointment(s)
  • Head, Division Of Nephrology, University Medicine Cluster, National University Health System
  • Research Director, Division Of Nephrology, University Medicine Cluster, National University Health System
Academic Qualifications
  • MD, National University of Ireland, Ireland
  • BCH, National University of Ireland, Ireland
  • BAO, National University of Ireland, Ireland
  • B.Med.Sci, National University of Ireland, Ireland
  • FASN, American Society of Nephrology, USA
  • FACP, American College of Physicians, USA
Research Interest(s)
  • Biomarkers
  • Kidney Injury
  • Kidney Function
  • Kidney Disease Epidemiology
Recent Publications
  • 1. Wong CW, Teo BW, Lamoureux E, Ikram MK, Wang JJ, Tai ES, Sethi S, Wong TY, Sabanayagam C. 2015 Oct. Serum Cystatin C, Markers of Chronic Kidney Disease, and Retinopathy in Persons with Diabetes. J Diabetes Res. 2015:404280. doi: 10.1155/2015/404280. 26576434.
  • 2. Ngoh CL, So JB, Tiong HY, Shabbir A, Teo BW. 2015 Jul. Effect of weight loss after bariatric surgery on kidney function in a multiethnic Asian population. Surg Obes Relat Dis. 12(3):600-5. doi: 10.1016/j.soard.2015.07.003. 26522229.
  • 3. Lim CC, Teo BW, Tai ES, Lim SC, Chan CM, Sethi S, Wong TY, Sabanayagam C. 2015 Mar. Elevated serum leptin, adiponectin and leptin to adiponectin ratio is associated with chronic kidney disease in Asian adults. PLoS One. 10(3):e0122009. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0122009. 25793395.
  • 4. Yip W, Sabanayagam C, Teo BW, Tay WT, Ikram MK, Tai ES, Chow KY, Wong TY, Cheung CY. 2015 Feb. Retinal microvascular abnormalities and risk of renal failure in Asian populations. PLoS One. 10(2):e0118076. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0118076. 25658337.
  • 5. Teo BW, Loh PT, Wong WK, Ho PJ, Choi KP, Toh QC, Xu H, Saw S, Lau T, Sethi S, Lee EJ. 2015. Spot urine estimations are equivalent to 24-hour urine assessments of urine protein excretion for predicting clinical outcomes. Int J Nephrol. 2015:156484. doi: 10.1155/2015/156484. 25649135.