What is Breast & Endocrine?
The Breast & Endocrine Surgery service at Sunway Medical Centre Velocity is a one-stop multidisciplinary centre that aims to provide a comprehensive management for patients with breast, thyroid and parathyroid diseases. Our Breast & Endocrine Surgeon provides a top-class management for both benign (non-cancer) and malignant (cancer) conditions with the support of highly trained Radiologist, Oncologist, Pathologist as well as other health care professionals, who are all available within the same centre.
Who and when should seek help?
  • Breast screening & Genetic screening for patients without symptoms.
  • For patients with breast symptoms such as:
    • Breast swelling or lump
    • Skin dimpling
    • Breast or nipple pain
    • Nipple retraction (turning inward)
    • Nipple or breast skin that is red, dry, flaking or thickened
    • Nipple discharge
    • Lump or pain at the armpit
  • Thyroid/neck  pain or swelling
  • Parathyroid diseases (eg: patients with problems related to renal failure or hypercalcaemia)
What are the treatments offered? 


  • Triple assessment: (Assessments are done within a day)
    • Clinical breast examination,
    • 3D mammography with ultrasound breast and
    • Imaging-guided Tissue biopsy 
  • Surgery +/- oncoplastic reconstruction 
  • Adjuvant/Neo-adjuvant  treatment (chemotherapy, radiotherapy, endocrine or targeted therapy)
  • Physiotherapist
  • Nutritionist
  • Breast Care Specialist (post operation care, post mastectomy prosthesis and garments)
  • Clinical Psychologist


  • Diagnostic assessment (Assessments are done within a day)
    • Clinical thyroid examination including blood investigations
    • Ultrasound examination, CT scan +/- MRI scan
    • Image guided aspiration cytology
  • Surgery for thyroid & parathyroid diseases
  • Adjuvant treatment (chemotherapy, radiotherapy, radio-iodine Ablation)
  • Endocrinologist consultation
  • Post operative specialized care Surgical Procedures
Surgical Procedures

Breast Surgery

  • Breast conserving Surgery (Lumpectomy, Wide excision)
  • Hookwire localized surgery
  • Mastectomy
  • Axillary surgeries: Sentinel lymph node biopsies, Axillary clearance
  • Oncoplastic Breast Surgery - Immediate or Delayed reconstruction (in collaboration with plastic & Reconstructive Surgeon)
  • Microdochectomy & surgeries of nipple-areolar complex
  • Subcutaneous mastectomy for gynaecomstia
  • Prophylactic mastectomy.
  • Ultrasound/Stereotactic guided biopsies
  • Breast abscess drainage or Ultrasound guided breast abscess aspirations


  • Hemithyroidectomy
  • Total thyroidectomy
  • Modified radical neck dissection
  • Parathyroidectomy
  • Surgeries with intra-operative nerve monitoring


Dr. Suziah Mokhtar

Dr. Suziah Mokhtar

Breast & Endocrine Surgery, General Surgery
English, Bahasa Malaysia
MBBS (Nottingham), MS (UKM), Fellowship in Breast & Endocrine Surgery (M'sia), Fellowship in Endocrine Surgery (South Korea)
7A-10, Level 7

+60397729191 (Ext. 8258)

Breast & Endocrine Surgery, General Surgery

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