Dr Yaw Sinn Chin
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Dr Yaw Sinn Chin

Dr Yaw Sinn Chin
BSc (med) MBBS MPH FRANZCR, Radiation Oncologist

Languages spoken

English, Mandarin, Cantonese

Expert in

Urological , breast, lung and lymphoma

Overview

Centres

Hurstville (Oncology)
Hurstville (Oncology)
-33.96416762029818, 151.1004695691989
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Specialises in

Blood cancer
Condition
Condition/Cancer
Condition/Cancer/Blood Cancer
Breast cancer
Condition
Condition/Cancer
Condition/Cancer/Breast Cancer
Genitourinary cancer
Condition
Condition/Cancer
Condition/Cancer/Genitourinary Cancer
Lung cancer
Condition
Condition/Cancer
Condition/Cancer/Lung Cancer
Prostate cancer
Condition
Condition/Cancer
Condition/Cancer/Prostate Cancer

Treatments

Brachytherapy
Service
Service/Cancer
Service/Cancer/Radiation Oncology
Service/Cancer/Radiation Oncology/Brachytherapy
DCISionRT®
Service
Service/Cancer
Service/Cancer/Radiation Oncology
Service/Cancer/Radiation Oncology/DCISionRT
Deep inspiration breath hold (DIBH)
Service
Service/Cancer
Service/Cancer/Radiation Oncology
Service/Cancer/Radiation Oncology/Deep inspiration breath hold (DIBH)
Radiation therapy
Service
Service/Cancer
Service/Cancer/Radiation Oncology
Service/Cancer/Radiation Oncology/Radiation Therapy
Stereotactic ablative/body radiation therapy (SABR/SBRT)
Service
Service/Cancer
Service/Cancer/Radiation Oncology
Service/Cancer/Radiation Oncology/Stereotactic Ablative Radiation Therapy

Special clinical interest in urological cancers, breast cancer, lung cancer and lymphoma.

Dr Yaw Chin is a Radiation Oncologist with over 15 years’ of experience in the treatment of cancer.

He graduated from the University of NSW in 1997 and obtained his fellowship in Radiation Oncology in 2004. He was then selected as the Windeyer Fellow of the Royal Australian & New Zealand College of Radiologists (RANZCR), where he undertook specific training in prostate brachytherapy at the Mount Vernon Cancer Centre in London.

In 2006, he returned to Sydney to work at St. George Hospital as a staff specialist. He has a passion for education and training, having served initially as Director of Training of St. George Hospital, then Training Network Director of the Southern NSW/ACT Training Network and now as Chief Censor in Radiation Oncology for the RANZCR.

Dr Chin has published in multiple national and international peer-reviewed journals with main research interests focusing on partial breast brachytherapy, stereotactic ablative radiotherapy for early lung cancers and communication skills training for radiation oncology.

Dr Chin joined the GenesisCare team at Hurstville in 2015 and continues his commitment to deliver high quality, evidence-based care to his patients and their families.

Research interests

Dr Chin’s main research interests focusing on partial breast brachytherapy, stereotactic ablative radiotherapy for early lung cancers and communication skills training for radiation oncology.

Professional memberships

  • ESTRO
  • ABG
  • ABS