Principal Podiatrist
(DPM) Doctor of Podiatric Medicine (USA)
Member of Podiatry Association Singapore

Dr. Lai is an American podiatric surgeon from the New York, he is also widely recognized as Singapore’s highest qualified Podiatrist, and revered as the first and only practicing Doctor of Podiatric Medicine in Asia. Dr. Lai received his doctorate from the prestigious New York College of Podiatric Medicine with a proud academic history of over a century.

His vast experience include pediatric lower limb conditions such as club foot, where he trained intensively in babies foot casting.Dr. Lai has over 16 years of experience in the field of podiatry, prior to joining Orchard Clinic Dr. Lai practiced 8 years in the United States and served 6 years as the Principal Podiatrist at Singapore General Hospital (SGH) receiving multiple hospital awards and recognitions.

He took on the clinical lead role for the podiatry department’s specialist musculoskeletal service with responsibility for service delivery, development, quality and effectiveness, and operational supervision of other senior podiatrists. Dr. Lai has given public talks, appeared on television and radio, and written articles to raise awareness of foot health in Singapore.

Dr. Lai now heads the Orchard Clinic’s Podiatry department, under his training and mentorship he leads our highly specialized team to set new gold standards in Singapore.

Practice Address

East Coast Podiatry – Orchard Branch
302 Orchard Road, Tong Building #09-02, Singapore 238862

Opening Hours


09:00 - 18:00


09:00 - 18:00


09:00 - 18:00


09:00 - 18:00


09:00 - 18:00


09:00 - 17:00


09:00 - 17:00

Closed On Public Holidays

Address & Contact

Our Address

302 Orchard Road, Tong Building #09-02, Singapore 238862


1.3041213, 103.8348744