AIMM Vice President, Datin Dr Omkara
Lt Kol (B) Datin Dr Omkara Rubini Lingham is a Consultant Otorhinolaryngologist & Head & Neck Surgeon who is a very keen proponent of Holistic Integrative Medicine, especially in the treatment of chronic diseases.
She started her career the Ministry of Defense (Armed Forces Hospital) and after completing her service, went on to join the Ministry of Higher Education (Faculty of Medicine, UiTM) where she did what fired her passion most – Teaching & Research. It was during her tenure with the University that she started researching on the various alternative methods available for treating chronic diseases.
Other than organizing and participating in many national & international conferences, she has also authored a book in ENT and published several papers in International well reputed journals.
Early in her medical career , she was already delving into Crystal Healing and currently she has a keen interest in Ozone therapy , Chelation and its benefits.
M.B.B.S ( University of Mangalore) , 1989
Master in Surgery. (Otorhinolaryngology and Head + Neck Surgery) University Malaya 1998
Sub-Specialty Training in Rhinology (Bury St Edmunds, University of Cambridge -1999 )
Certified training in Ozone Therapy (Oz Wellness Center, Melaka – 2013)
Internship : Kasturba Medical College Hospital, Manipal, India. Nov 1989- Nov 1990.
Housemanship : Sarawak General Hospital, Kuching, Sarawak. March 1991- March 1992.
Medical Officer : Sarawak General Hospital, Kuching, Sarawak. March 1992- August 1992
Medical Officer : 94 Armed Forces Hospital, Terendak, Melaka, September 1992- June 1994.
Medical Officer : Post Graduate Training- ENT, University Hospital / University Malaya July1994-98
Clinical Specialist (ENT Surgeon): 94 Armed Forces Hospital, Terendak, Melaka, August 1998-2000
Clinical Attachment: West Suffolk Hospital and Addenbrookes, Cambridge, 1999
Consultant ENT Surgeon: 94 Armed Forces Hospital, Terendak, Melaka August 2000- February 2002
Consultant ENT Surgeon, 95 Armed Forces Hospital, Kinrara, Kuala Lumpur, March 2002- July 2005
Senior Lecturer & Consultant ENT Surgeon & Head of Discipline (ENT) , Faculty of Medicine, UiTM, Shah Alam, Aug 2005- Dec 2008