About chongweehou

This author has not yet filled in any details.
So far chongweehou has created 23 blog entries.

Dr Joy Chan Kicks Off 2018 Campaign to Raise Awareness of Common Eye Conditions Among Medical Professionals and Public

February 14th, 2018|Categories: News|

By May Wong Ek Su, SIECRC Dr Joy Chan, Medical Director and Senior Consultant Ophthalmologist at International Eye Cataract Retina Centre in Farrer Park Medical Centre and Singapore [...]

Reflections on My Attachment at International Eye Cataract Retina Centre

February 12th, 2018|Categories: News|

By Tham Zhi Wen Winston, Anglo-Chinese School (Independent) Words are not enough to describe what the eyes see. I had the opportunity to spend two days at the [...]

Dr Au Eong Kah Guan Demonstrates Clinical Examination Techniques to Ngee Ann Polytechnic Optometry Students

February 3rd, 2018|Categories: News|

By Ng Shu Yi, IECRC Glaucoma is a heterogenous group of eye disorders which causes damage to the optic nerve and permanently impairs vision. Left untreated, it [...]

Reflections on My Internship at International Eye Cataract Retina Centre

January 31st, 2018|Categories: News|

By Ms Jessica Low Hui Chen, Dunman High School graduate I had the pleasure of engaging in a week-long internship at International Eye Cataract Retina Centre in Farrer [...]

Dr Au Eong Kah Guan Attends XEN User Group Meeting

December 29th, 2017|Categories: News|

By Chong Wee Hou, IECRC The XEN Glaucoma Gel Implant is a new form of treatment for patients with glaucoma in Singapore. Following approval from Singapore’s Health [...]

Mediacorp Shoots New TV Series <118 Reunion> in International Eye Cataract Retina Centre

December 28th, 2017|Categories: News|

By Chong Wee Hou, IECRC The popular Chinese TV series <118> and <118 II> by Mediacorp were aired between 2014 and 2017 over 473 episodes in total [...]

Dr Au Eong Kah Guan Wraps Up 2017 Continuing Professional Education Calendar with Final Activitiy of the Year for Primary Eye Care Professionals

December 26th, 2017|Categories: News|

By Goh Jiah Ying, IECRC According to the Ministry of Health’s Optometrists and Opticians Board (OOB), Continuing Professional Education (CPE) consists of educational activities that serve to [...]

Dr Au Eong Kah Guan Conducts Small Group Tutorial for Primary Eye Care Professionals

December 23rd, 2017|Categories: News|

By Leanne Lee, IECRC Dr Au Eong Kah Guan, Medical Director and Senior Consultant Ophthalmologist at International Eye Cataract Retina Centre in Farrer Park Medical Centre and [...]

Dr Ajeet Madhav Wagle Attends Advisory Board Meeting on Polypoidal Choroidal Vasculopathy

December 5th, 2017|Categories: News|

By Chong Wee Hou, IECRC Polypoidal choroidal vasculopathy (PCV) is a unique subtype of wet age-related macular degeneration (AMD) associated with leakage of blood and fluid under [...]

International Eye Cataract Retina Centre Optometrists Update Themselves at Conference

November 23rd, 2017|Categories: News|

By Goh Jiah Ying, IECRC As part of International Eye Cataract Retina Centre’s effort to continually improve the quality of medical care it provides to its patients, [...]

Dr Au Eong Kah Guan Shares Tips on Managing Common Eye Conditions with General Practitioners

November 23rd, 2017|Categories: News|

By Chong Wee Hou, IECRC The general practitioner (GP) is usually the first health care professional the general public consults for many medical problems. In the United [...]

November is Diabetic Eye Disease Awareness Month

November 1st, 2017|Categories: News|

By Dr Au Eong Kah Guan, IECRC Diabetes mellitus, or diabetes in short, is the leading cause of blindness in working-age adults. The Diabetic Eye Disease Awareness [...]

Dr Au Eong Kah Guan Shares 8 Tips on Vision Health on World Sight Day 2017

October 31st, 2017|Categories: News|

By Olga Aprianti Lee, SIECRC World Sight Day is the most important advocacy and communications event on the eye health calendar. It is a time for eye [...]

Member of Parliament Thanks International Eye Cataract Retina Centre for Charity Cataract Surgeries for his Constituents

October 31st, 2017|Categories: News|

By Chong Wee Hou, IECRC There is nothing more satisfying for health care professionals than to see the smile on the face of a patient who has [...]

Dr Ajeet Madhav Wagle Shares Tips on Management of Age-related Macular Degeneration with Fellow Ophthalmologists

October 27th, 2017|Categories: News|

By May Wong Ek Su, SIECRC Dr Ajeet Madhav Wagle, Medical Director and Senior Consultant Ophthalmologist in Singapore International Eye Cataract Retina Centre, delivered a Continuing Medical [...]

International Eye Cataract Retina Centre Closes Awareness of Macular Diseases Week 2017 with a Free Public Forum

October 21st, 2017|Categories: News|

By Lee Hui Xin Leanne, IECRC In conjunction with the nationwide Awareness of Macular Diseases Week (16-23 September 2017), a free public forum on “Common Eye Conditions” was [...]

Dr Joy Chan Shares Management of Red Eye with Pharmacists

October 21st, 2017|Categories: News|

By Goh Jiah Ying, IECRC Dr Joy Chan, Medical Director and Senior Consultant Ophthalmologist from International Eye Cataract Retina Centre, gave a lecture on the “Management of Red [...]

Dr Joy Chan Keeps Herself Abreast of the Latest Advances at Annual Congress of ESCRS 2017

October 21st, 2017|Categories: News|

By Chong Wee Hou, IECRC The European Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgeons (ESCRS) is a prestigious professional organisation that promotes research and education in the field of [...]

Summer Clinical Attachment at International Eye Cataract Retina Centre for Imperial College London Medical Student

September 28th, 2017|Categories: News|

By Chong Wee Hou, IECRC Ms Daphne Chiew, a medical student from Imperial College London, spent a rewarding week at Singapore International Eye Cataract Centre in Mount Elizabeth [...]

Dr Au Eong Kah Guan Chairs Continuing Medical Education Lecture at Farrer Park Hospital

September 7th, 2017|Categories: News|

By Goh Jiah Ying, IECRC Dr Au Eong Kah Guan, Medical Director and Senior Consultant Ophthalmologist from International Eye Cataract Retina Centre, chaired a Continuing Medical Education lecture [...]

Singapore International Eye Cataract Retina Centre Conducts Mandarin Public Forum to Raise Awareness of Common Age-related Eye Diseases

September 6th, 2017|Categories: News|

By Goh Jiah Ying, IECRC Singapore International Eye Cataract Retina Centre conducted a Mandarin public forum on “Common Age-related Eye Conditions” for residents of Spottiswoode Park on [...]

Dr Joy Chan Conducts Small Group Teaching for Optometrists and Opticians at International Eye Cataract Retina Centre

September 5th, 2017|Categories: News|

By Goh Jiah Ying, IECRC Dr Joy Chan, Medical Director and Senior Consultant Ophthalmologist at International Eye Cataract Retina Centre, conducted a small group sharing session with optometrists [...]

Dr Joy Chan Shares Tips on Management of Red Eye with General Practitioners

September 4th, 2017|Categories: News|

By May Wong Ek Su, SIECRC “Red eye” is a general term commonly used to describe a red, irritated and bloodshot eye. The red colour is caused by [...]