Dr Au Eong Kah Guan Shares Current Management of Age-related Macular Degeneration with Doctors at Mount Elizabeth Hospital

August 23rd, 2017|Categories: News|Tags: , , |

By May Wong Ek Su, SIECRC Age-related macular degeneration (AMD) is a potentially sight-threatening eye condition characterised by damage to the macula which is a small spot [...]

Dr Au Eong Kah Guan Chairs Symposium on “Advances in Computer-assisted Cataract Surgery” at One Farrer Hotel & Spa

August 22nd, 2017|Categories: News|Tags: , , |

By May Wong Ek Su, SIECRC Cataract surgery is the most common major surgery performed in the world. The technique used for cataract surgery has been constantly [...]

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

August 7th, 2017|Categories: News|Tags: , |

By Goh Jiah Ying, IECRC The retina is a thin layer of light-sensitive tissue that lines the inside back portion of our eyes. It is responsible for [...]

Dr Au Eong Kah Guan Gives Lecture on Cataract Surgery to Ngee Ann Polytechnic’s Advanced Diploma in Perioperative Nursing Students

July 22nd, 2017|Categories: News|Tags: , |

By May Wong Ek Su, SIECRC Do you know that cataract is the number one cause of blindness in the world? Cataract is also a significant cause [...]

Dr Joy Chan Raises Awareness on Potentially Blinding Eye Conditions at Forum in Spottiswoode Park

July 18th, 2017|Categories: News|Tags: , |

By May Wong Ek Su, SIECRC Dr Joy Chan, Medical Director and Senior Consultant Ophthalmologist at International Eye Cataract Retina Centre, gave a talk titled "Cataract and [...]

An Eye-opening Experience for University of Adelaide Medical Student at International Eye Cataract Retina Centre

July 12th, 2017|Categories: News|Tags: , |

By Goh Jiah Ying, IECRC Mr Ow Yeong Yu Xiang, a second year medical student from University of Adelaide, Australia, spent a fruitful day at International Eye Cataract [...]

Learning Experience for Raffles Institution Student at International Eye Cataract Retina Centre

July 3rd, 2017|Categories: News|Tags: , |

By Lee Hui Xin Leanne, IECRC Ms Sophia Kim, a Year 6 Raffles Institution student, completed a short clinical attachment at International Eye Cataract Retina Centre during [...]

International Eye Cataract Retina Centre Ophthalmologists Attend Macula Symposium in Singapore

June 20th, 2017|Categories: News|Tags: , , |

By OIga Aprianti Lee, SIECRC The macula or macula lutea (from Latin macula, "spot" + lutea, "yellow") is an oval-shaped pigmented area in the centre of the retina, the light-sensitive layer lining [...]

Webinar on Electrophysiological Tests for the Eye at International Eye Cataract Retina Centre

June 15th, 2017|Categories: News|Tags: , , , , |

By Goh Jiah Ying, IECRC Visual electrophysiology is an objective, non-invasive test consisting of several techniques to record electrical signals emitted from the retina, optic nerve and [...]

Senior Eye Specialists Share Their Experience on Management of Common Eye Conditions at Free Public Forum

June 14th, 2017|Categories: News|Tags: , , , |

By Lee Hui Xin Leanne, IECRC Moving black spots, irregularly shaped lines, “clouds” or “flies” seen in one’s field of vision are called floaters. They are caused [...]