The Iron Suites Medical Centre is a medical clinic focused on managing iron deficiency.
Established in 2017, The Iron Suites Medical Centre (TISMC) is a medical clinic focusing on the management of iron deficiency.
TISMC was founded by Tim Cushway after years of research in the field of iron deficiency, with a special interest in intravenous iron therapy. In his previous role, Tim was responsible for the global clinical trial program of a high-dose intravenous iron and supporting its product registration in Singapore.
CEO / Founder
Tim is joined by like-minded local clinicians, experienced nurses and an International panel of expert advisors that recognise and understand the importance of managing this nutritional disorder, which impacts about 1 in 3 women and can have debilitating impact on individuals.
Our Mission & Vision
We are healthcare professionals dedicated to educating, diagnosing and managing iron deficiency with a focus on intravenous iron infusions.
We aim to improve the health, quality of life and productivity of individuals and ultimately the nation by correcting iron deficiency, a highly prevalent and yet eminently treatable nutritional deficiency.
The medical team at The Iron Suites includes medical doctors and nurses with in-depth expertise in managing and treating iron deficiency.
Our Medical Expertise
Dr Dheeraj Khiatani
Dr Dheeraj Khiatani is a General Practitioner (GP) who graduated from the world-renowned Kings College London School of Medicine in the UK. He also pursued a Bachelor of Science degree in Psychiatry in addition to his MBBS degree. Dr Dheeraj was bestowed the George Leech Cup- an award presented to only one student in each cohort, for his contribution to student welfare as the Medical Society President. Dr Dheeraj also selected for an elective position in cardiology at the famous Mount Sinai Hospital in New York, USA.
Dr Dheeraj spent his junior doctor years rotating through several NHS hospitals in England. He worked in various specialties including Obstetrics & Gynaecology, Anaesthesia and Intensive Care (ICU) medicine. Upon his return to Singapore, Dr Dheeraj gained further experience in Emergency Medicine and Otolaryngology (ENT) surgery at government restructured hospitals including Singapore General Hospital and National University hospital.
He has an active interest in research and has presented at multiple International conferences in both the UK and Singapore on topics such as the management of diabetes in expectant mothers. Dr Dheeraj believes in integrative and holistic management for his patients and his background in Psychology helps him to treat both mind & body.
Dr Dheeraj’s clinical interests are in the field of Nutritional, Lifestyle and Aesthetic medicine. He is certified by the Singapore Medical Council Aesthetic Procedures Oversight Committee to operate laser machines and perform invasive procedures such as Botox and fillers. He also has a Level 1 Certificate Course in Aesthetic Medicine as awarded by the American Academy of Aesthetic Medicine.
Our Nutritional Expertise
Dietitian and Nutritionist
Shania Khialani is a dietitian and nutritionist who has completed her Masters in Nutrition and Dietetics from the Griffith University, Australia and a Masters in Public Health (Nutrition) from the University of Queensland, Australia.
She has extensive local and international experience in working with pregnant, diabetic, elderly and chronically ill patients. Shania has vast knowledge in the areas of inflammation research, including the field of polyunsaturated fatty acids - good vs. bad fats (Omega-3s/6s etc) and has worked in the internationally renowned Baker Heart and Diabetes Institute, Melbourne Australia.
Shania is passionate about helping patients achieve their personal nutrition and weight loss goals by taking a holistic approach to wellness. She tailors solutions based on individual nutritional needs, goals and objectives while focusing on a healthy microbiome.
Pregnancy is a unique time in the life of patients and nutritional requirements go far beyond the knowledge of what foods to avoid. Shania has extensive knowledge in working with pregnant and lactating women and being a mother herself, is enthusiastic to guide patients in this important journey to ensure the best nutrition for both mother and baby.
Shania is a proud mother of two adorable children and is fluent in English, Malay, Hindi and Urdu and also speaks some Mandarin.
Our Panel of International Advisers
The Iron Suites Medical Centre is proud to be advised by some of the leading global experts in iron deficiency and iron deficiency anaemia management.