Yee Ting Sim Dr.

Breast Imaging
English, Mandarin, Cantonese, Malay, Fuzhou

Core competencies

  • Mammography
  • digital breast tomosynthesis
  • contrast-enhanced spectral mammography,
  • breast and axillary ultrasound,
  • shear-wave elastography,
  • breast MRI,
  • image-guided breast core biopsies (stereotactic, ultrasound, MRI),
  • Fine needle aspirations
  • ultrasound-guided axillary biopsies,
  • marker clips insertion,
  • localization of impalpable breast lesions (hookwire/Magseed),
  • image-guided large-volume vacuum-assisted biopsies and excisions


Dr. Yee Ting studied medicine at Edinburgh University in 2006 and trained in radiology in West of Scotland, gaining the FRCR in 2012. She worked as Consultant Radiologist subspecializing in Breast Imaging, within the National Health Service (NHS) hospitals in U.K. She joined East of Scotland Breast Screening Centre in 2015 where she was appointed as Clinical Director to oversee the population screening of women across Tayside and Northeast Fife. In June 2015, she was awarded the Ellis Barnett Prize for most outstanding paper with ultrasound content published in Clinical Radiology journal

She is multi- linguistic. Apart from English, Mandarin and Malay, she is fluent in speaking 3 Chinese dialects, Cantonese, Hokkien and Foochow. She also completed Japanese Elementary level course undertaken as part-time learning in University of Edinburgh – and is able to comprehend basic hiragana, katakana & kanji.


MBChB (Edinburgh), Fellow of the Royal College of Radiologists FRCR (U.K.) CCT (U.K.)


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