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Dr. Shawin has been awarded a Bachelor of Medicine & Bachelor of Surgery (MBBS) from University Malaya in 2006. He obtained his postgraduate qualifications MRCP & MRCPS from the Royal College of Physicians (Glasgow) in 2012. He commenced his medical career firstly as a House Officer in Queen Elizabeth Hospital, Kota Kinabalu and after that was posted and served as a Medical Officer in the district Hospital Kuala Penyu. Subsequently, he served as an Internal Medicine Physician at Hospital Keningau, Queen Elizabeth Hospital 1 &2 (Kota Kinabalu) and Hospital Wanita & Kanak-Kanak Likas (HWKKS).
He stepped into private medical practice in 2017 as a Resident Internal Medicine Physician in Columbia Asia Hospital (Bintulu, Sarawak). He came back to Kota Kinabalu for his love and passion of this beautiful state of Sabah, the Land below the Wind. He has a vast amount of experience in managing patients in the field of Infectious Diseases, Respiratory Disease, Kidney Disease, Endocrinology, Neurology, Obstetric Medicine, and ICU care, as well as ample experience in managing General Medicine patients.
Dr. Shawin has joined Jesselton Medical Centre in August, 2018, serving as the Resident Internal Medicine Physician. Besides, Dr Shawin has also got a special interest in managing Diabetes Care. This is mainly treatment and managing complications related to Diabetes, which together with Hypertension has caused global healthcare problems. He has acquired a Post-Graduate Diploma in Diabetes Care under the University of Warwick (UK). Locally, Dr Shawin has been appointed as a NADI Advocate from the National Diabetes Institute (NADI) Malaysia, as a certified doctor managing Diabetes patients in compliance with international Diabetes Guidelines.
He is looking forward to serve the needs and hopes of the general public in Sabah in General Medicine, and also especially in the complex management and prevention of Non-Communicable Diseases (NCD) such as Diabetes Care, Hypertension, Dyslipidemia, Fatty Liver Disease & primary prevention of Cardiovascular Diseases, which is his main passion now in combating these major healthcare problems for the people in Sabah.