Paediatric Oncology

Proudly offering personalised paediatric oncology for children, adolescents and young adults with cancer

Childhood cancer in Singapore

In Singapore, more than 150 children and young adults are diagnosed with cancer each year (Singapore Childhood Cancer Registry 2017). Although they can develop in the same areas of the body as adults, childhood cancers are very different, often occurring suddenly and spreading more aggressively than adult cancers. Despite these characteristics, childhood cancers are typically very responsive to treatments including surgery, chemotherapy and radiation therapy and have a high cure rate of up to 85% (SEER Cancer Statistics Review 1975-2017).

Icon Cancer Centre is proud to provide personalised paediatric oncology for children, adolescents and young adults with cancer. Through a holistic approach to care we are dedicated to giving hope and support to patients and their families in their time of need.

Paediatric oncology at Icon

Icon is committed to delivering compassionate and evidence-based care to children, adolescents and young adults with cancer in a warm and friendly environment. We understand that a childhood cancer diagnosis can be difficult and is an emotional time not only for the child, but also for their families. Icon’s experienced team, led by Paediatrician and Paediatric Haematologist-Oncologist Dr LeLe Aung, are dedicated to providing advanced treatment and support that encompasses important relationships such as family and friends every step of the way.

We proudly offer evidence-based treatment options tailored specifically to the needs of each individual patient, ensuring that the cancer is treated accurately and effectively while minimising discomfort and side effects. This includes:

Our Paediatric Haematologist-Oncologist

Dr LeLe Aung

“It is a privilege for me to be a part of the journey of each and every child’s fight against cancer.”

To read Dr Aung’s full biography, click here.

Making an appointment


To book an appointment or for more information, please contact Icon Concierge.

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