Poliklinik Pekan Nenas
The poliklinik is situated in a new housing and industrial estate in Gelang Patah, which is located close to the epicenter of ISKANDAR’s development. It is easily accessible and strategically close to an industrial area populated by 300 factories and upcoming low as well as high-rise residential estates.
A wide range of medical services, facilities and trained, certified medical practitioners are on standby to provide peace of mind to would-be patients, with an assurance that their health are placed in caring and curative hands.
Dr Piong graduated from The Manipal Institute of Higher Education in Manipal, India in 1996. Shortly after he became a Houseman with USM in Kubang Kerian, Kelantan and was later transferred to the Hospital in Pontian, then to the Hospital in Kulai as a Medical Officer. After leaving the service in 2001, Dr Piong ventured into private practice with Poliklinik Pekan Nenas up till the present moment.
After undergoing comprehensive training as an Aviation Doctor, Dr Piong was officially appointed by the Department of Civil Aviation (DCA) as an authorised medical examiner able to to certify if pilots are fit for flying. He has also undergone training in Occupational Medicine with NIOSH.
Dr Yoga, as he is fondly known to his patients, is a senior general practitioner who is backed by a vast total of more than 30 years of medical experience. He graduated with MB.BS in 1984 from the University of Mysore in India and had practiced in various governmental and private medical establishments since. He finally settled in Poliklinik Pekan Nenas in 2012.
Dr Yoga began his Housemanship at the Hospital Sultanah Aminah in Johor Bahru in 1985. Later he became a medical officer with the Tambunan District Hospital and Queen Elizabeth Hospital in Kota Kinabalu in Sabah from 1986 till 1990. He went home to Johor Bahru in 1990 and re-joined the Hospital Sultanah Aminah only to join the Asia Group of Clinics from 1991 to 1992.
His venture into a private medical concern was in 1992 when he joined KPJ’s Johor Specialist Hospital in Johor Bahru, where he served till 2005. From then on, he was with Klinik Theesan Group of Clinics for 7 years before he finally became attached to Poliklinik Pekan Nenas.
Mohd Rizal holds a Master’s Degree in Medical Science from UKM and was attached to the Hospital Sultanah Aminah Johor Bahru for 6 years.
An experienced medical practitioner who specializes in Occupational Health, Mohd Rizal has other impressive accolades. He was attached to the Institute for Medical Research in the areas of environment, health and safety for one year and has never looked back since, entrenching himself in expertise such as occupational health surveillance, drug & alcohol workplace surveillance, promotion of workplace health, fitness for work assessments and pre-employment and periodic medical check-ups where required.
He is a certified HRDF trainer and holds post-graduate certifications in Civil Aviation Medicine and is an approved medical practitioner for seafarers by the Marine Department of Malaysia. He is also a certified Review Officer (MRD) for Drug and Alcohol and a Certified Medical Impairment Assessor (CMIA) for NIOSH.