D.C.D. (MELBOURNE) PAEDIATRIC DENTISTRY
Dr Badrun graduated from the National University of Singapore in 2000. Even before his speciality training in Paediatric Dentistry, Dr Badrun had already been a child-centric clinician, serving at the School Dental Service, Health Promotion Board and the Paediatric Dentistry Unit of National Dental Centre of Singapore (NDCS).
In 2006, Dr Badrun was awarded a scholarship from NDCS to pursue specialty training at the University of Melbourne, Australia. He graduated with a Doctor in Clinical Dentistry (Paediatric Dentistry) in 2011. While in Melbourne, he worked at the Royal Children Hospital and Royal Dental Hospital where he treated a variety of special needs and medically compromised children. Upon his return to Singapore, he worked as an Associate Consultant at National Dental Centre.
During his career in the public service which spans almost twenty years, Dr Badrun has dedicated himself to the dental needs of children in Singapore. Vastly experienced in paediatric dentistry, he has a variety of creative techniques to manage even the most difficult child on the dental chair. Apart from chairside dentistry, Dr Badrun is also experienced with inhalation sedation and general anaesthesia management of children. Being very much a people person, he enjoys interacting with children and their parents in achieving a state of optimal dental health for the entire family.
This active father of five is a man who wears multiple hats. Dr Badrun was a lecturer for 7 years for NITEC Dental Surgery Assistant Course and a postgraduate supervisor in the NUS paediatric dentistry programme. He strongly believes in giving back to the community, currently serving as a Board Member for the Association of Malay Professionals and Executive Member of Tabung Amal Aidilfitri. An avid sportsman, Dr Badrun is a Technical Chairman of Powerlifting Singapore and serves as a certified powerlifting coach as well as an international referee.