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National Heart Centre Singapore

National Heart Centre Singapore


Singapore, Singapore   |   Accreditation: JCI 


17 Third Hospital Avenue

Mistri Wing, Singapore 168752


(65) 6436 7800, (65) 6236 7438 International Patients


National Heart Centre (NHC) of Singapore is the national referral centre for cardiovascular disease in Singapore. It provides comprehensive preventive, diagnostic, therapeutic and rehabilitative cardiac services to local and overseas patients.

National Heart Centre has a 186-bed capacity, with more than 9,000 inpatient admissions annually. Its multi-disciplinary team of professionals carry out approximately 80,000 outpatient consultations, 75,000 cardiac investigative procedures and over 1,700 operations annually.

National Heart Centre, together with its sister institutions under Singapore Health Services (SingHealth), Singapore General Hospital, Singapore National Eye Centre, National Cancer Centre, National Dental Centre (which are all located within Outram Campus), Changi General Hospital, Kandang Kerbau Women’s and Children’s Hospital, National Neuroscience Centre and eight polyclinics island-wide caters to a complete healthcare needs of the nation.

International Patients:

Our International Medical Service (IMS) provides a one-stop service for international patients, including providing cost estimates for your treatment and hospital stay, arranging appointments with the doctors and accommodation for you and your accompanying relatives to suit your budget and assisting you with the hospital registration and admission.

 We will help you make arrangements for hospital admission and advise you on the approximate length of stay and pre-admission fee estimates.

 We will help to schedule appointments with the appropriate cardiologist based on the type of heart condition you have.

 As National Heart Centre (NHC) is located together with other medical fraternities (eye, cancer, dental and neuroscience specialist centres and 1 acute care hospital) within the medical campus, we have access to other 32 specialties whereby we can help refer you to these specialists where appropriate.

Based on the initial treatment recommended by the specialist, we will provide you with a cost estimate for your outpatient and/ or hospital stay.

To ensure that you and your relatives? needs are well taken care of, we also provide other concierge services to make your stay here hassle-free and more pleasant.

- Interpreters for non-English speaking patients
- Foreign exchange
- Private nursing service
- Business Centre services including faxing, photocopying and assisting in the visa extension (where required).

We will coordinate with the international medical assistance agencies if you need to evacuate to Singapore for treatment. Likewise, we can assist with the return-to-home country arrangements to ensure that you have a safe journey home.

We will assist you with follow-up care arrangements, including arranging for the next follow-up appointment, rehabilitation, and provision of medical devices and special therapy.

We will help you find a hotel or service apartment located within 2 km of National Heart Centre at attractive corporate rates, which best suits your needs and budget.

JCI Accreditation:
Program: Hospital
First Accredited: 27 October 2005


National Heart Centre staff represents the largest cardiovascular specialty groups in Singapore. Adopting a multi-disciplinary approach, doctors and surgeons at National Heart Centre specialize in all aspects of heart, vascular and thoracic care, bringing better clinical care and outcome for its patients.

Departments of Cardiology, Cardiothoracic Surgery, Cardiothoracic Anaesthesia and Cardiac Radiology are four departments in National Heart Centre Singapore. They work in tandem with one another to bring forth integrated care to their patients.

Some of the many Heart Care Procedures and Treatments are listed- see site for more details:


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