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Dr Neo Jin Rui Edmund

Dr Neo Jin Rui Edmund

MBBS (London), MRCP (UK), MMed (Internal Med), FAMS

Associate Consultant

Specialty: Rehabilitation Medicine

Sub-specialties: General Rehabilitation, Cancer Rehabilitation

Clinical Appointments

  • Associate Consultant Rehabilitation Medicine Changi General HospitalChangi General Hospital


Dr Edmund Neo is an Associate Consultant with the Department of Rehabilitation Medicine at Changi General Hospital. He received his medical degree from King's College London (KCL) and underwent residency training in Singapore. He has interests in the areas of robotic-assisted rehabilitation, musculoskeletal interventions, and systems of care in rehabilitation.


  • Specialist Accreditation in Rehabilitation Medicine (Singapore) 2022
  • MMed (Int Med) 2018
  • MRCP (UK) 2018
  • MBBS (London) 2015

Professional Appointments and Committee Memberships

  • Associate Consultant, Department of Rehabilitation Medicine, Changi General Hospital (2022 – Present)
  • Fellow, Academy of Medicine, Singapore (2022 – Present)


  • Inspiring Resident Educator Award, SingHealth RiSE 2022
  • Outstanding Resident Award, SingHealth RiSE 2021
  • Outstanding Resident Award, SingHealth RiSE 2020
  • Team Education Award, Medicine ACP Education Awards 2019

Research Interests

Publications and Research Trials

  • Chen J, Neo JRE, Tan YL. Complete spinal cord injury from postoperative seroma following scoliosis surgery: A case report with favorable ambulatory outcomes after comprehensive rehabilitation. J Spinal Cord Med 2022; 1-4. doi: 10.1080/10790268.2022.2108661.
  • Kong ST, Yeo D, Neo EJ, Chen D. Bilateral upper limb complex regional pain syndrome (type 2) in cervical spinal cord injury: A case report. Cureus 2022; 14(6): e26440. doi:10.7759/cureus.26440.
  • Tan YL, Neo EJR, Wee TC. Ultrasound-guided genicular nerve blockade with pharmacological agents for chronic knee osteoarthritis: A systematic review. Pain Physician. 2022; 25(4): E489-E502. PMID: 35793174.
  • Tay SS, Visperas CA, Bin Zainul Abideen A, et al. Effectiveness of adjunct robotic therapy with a patient-guided suspension system for stroke rehabilitation using a 7-days-a-week model of care: A comparison with conventional rehabilitation. Arch Rehabil Res Clin Transl 2021; 3(3): 100144. doi: 10.1016/j.arrct.2021.100144.
  • Neo EJR, Shan NT, Tay SS. Hydrodissection for carpal tunnel syndrome: A systematic review. Am J Phys Med Rehabil 2022; 101(6): 530-539. doi:10.1097/PHM.0000000000001846.
  • Wee TC, Neo EJR, Tan YL. Dextrose prolotherapy in knee osteoarthritis: A systematic review and meta–analysis. J Clin Orthop Trauma. 2021; 19: 108–117. doi: 10.1016/j.jcot.2021.05.015.
  • Neo EJR, Chew TLT, Tay SS. Use of robotic gait training in hyperglycaemia–induced central pontine myelinolysis: A case report. ASEAN J Rehabil Med. 2021; 31(1).
  • Tay SS, Neo JRE, Tan MMJ, Tan PL. Post Critical Care COVID–19 Patient Benefits from a Robotic Patient Guided Suspension System for Pulmonary Rehabilitation. Ann Acad Med Singapore 2020; 49(6): 401–404. PMID: 32712640.
  • Dolzhenko E, van Vugt JJFA, Shaw RJ, et al. Detection of long repeat expansions from PCR–free whole–genome sequence data. Genome Res. 2017; 207(11): 1895–1903. doi: 10.1101/gr.225672.117.

Research Trials