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Dr Jonathan Lai

Dr Lai Jonathan

​MBBS (Hons), MRCP (UK), M Med (internal Medicine)


National Neuroscience Institute

Specialty: Neurology

Clinical Interest: General Neurology

Clinical Appointments

  • Consultant Department of Neurology National Neuroscience InstituteNational Neuroscience Institute
  • Consultant NNI @CGH Changi General HospitalChangi General Hospital


​Dr Jonathan Lai is a Consultant, Department of Neurology, at the National Neuroscience Institute (NNI@TTSH).

He graduated in Medicine from Monash University, Australia in 2012. In 2018, he completed his Internal Medicine Residency programme with the National Healthcare Group and subsequently completed his Neurology Senior Residency training with SingHealth in 2021.


  • ​Specialty Certificate in Neurology (United Kingdom), 2020
  • Masters of Medicine, Internal Medicine, 2016
  • Membership of the Royal College of Physicians (United Kingdom), 2016
  • MBBS (Honours), 2012

Professional Appointments and Committee Memberships

  • ​Consultant, Department of Neurology, National Neuroscience Institute (NNI@TTSH)
  • Member, American Academy of Neurology
  • Clinical Instructor, Duke-NUS Medical School
  • Clinical Teacher, Lee Kong Chian School of Medicine, NTU Singapore


  • Outstanding Resident Award, Residency in SingHealth Excels (RiSE) Awards, 2020
  • National Healthcare Group Teaching Award for Junior Doctors, 2017

Research Interests


  • ​Tan YJ, Ng GJ, Lai JY, Narasimhalu K
    Sulcal artery syndrome: A Three-patient series and review of literature
    J Clin Neurosci 2021 Jun;88:47-51
  • Lai JY, Oh CTD
    Thrombolysis may be safely given in an acute stroke patient with MArfan’s syndrome: A case report
    Neurology Asia. 2020; 25 (3) : 383 - 386

Research Trials