Reflections on My Lifetime Achievement Award

May 6th, 2019|News|

Clin A/Prof Shantha Amrith, Senior Consultant Ophthalmologist, International Eye Cataract Retina Centre I was humbled and surprised when I received an e-mail from the Health and [...]

Dr Shantha Amrith Attends the 5th International Thyroid Eye Disease Society (ITEDS) Sympsoium

May 2nd, 2019|News|

Chong Wee Hou, Optometrist, International Eye Cataract Retina Centre, Singapore Thyroid eye disease (TED) is a devastating orbital disease that presents with bulgy eyes, staring look [...]

14 November is World Diabetes Day

November 14th, 2018|News|

By Dr Au Eong Kah Guan, Medical Director and Senior Consultant Ophthalmologist, International Eye Cataract Retina Centre at Mount Elizabeth Medical Centre and Farrer Park Medical Centre, Singapore [...]

International Eye Cataract Retina Centre Optometrists and Ophthalmologists Attend 8th International Ophthalmology Congress

October 29th, 2018|News|

By Por Jia Yee Davina, Optometrist, International Eye Cataract Retina Centre, Singapore Continuing Medical Education (CME) for medical professionals refers to a specific form of continuing education [...]

11 October 2018 is World Sight Day

October 11th, 2018|News|

Dr Au Eong Kah Guan, Medical Director and Senior Consultant Ophthalmologist, International Eye Cataract Retina Centre at Mount Elizabeth Medical Centre and Farrer Park Medical Centre, [...]

Visit by Eye Specialists from China to International Eye Cataract Retina Centre

October 2nd, 2018|News|

By Chong Wee Hou, Optometrist, International Eye Cataract Retina Centre, Singapore A team of eye specialists from China led by Professor Wang Yuangui, a senior ophthalmologist from [...]

Dr Joy Chan Shares Tips on Preserving and Protecting Vision

August 15th, 2018|News|

By Bernice Phua Rui Yi, Optometrist, International Eye Cataract Retina Centre, Singapore Based on a study done by Singapore National Eye Centre (SNEC) in 2015, 45% of [...]

Severe Myopia is Associated with Higher Risks of Sight-threatening Eye Complications

August 14th, 2018|News|

By Por Jia Yee Davina, Optometrist, International Eye Cataract Retina Centre, Singapore The prevalence of myopia in Singapore is among the highest in the world. Sixty-five percent [...]

Mediacorp Shoots New Drama Series <带你去走走> in International Eye Cataract Retina Centre

August 13th, 2018|News|

By Por Jia Yee Davina, Optometrist, International Eye Cataract Retina Centre, Singapore A new Chinese drama series <带你去走走> by Mediacorp will begin airing on 30 October [...]

Reflections on my Attachment at International Eye Cataract Retina Centre

August 10th, 2018|News|

By Yap Weiliang, BSc, chemistry graduate I had the privilege to undergo a week-long attachment at International Eye Cataract Retina Centre where I had the opportunity [...]

Dr Ajeet Madhav Wagle Gives Guest Lecture on Diabetic Retinopathy to Pharmacists

August 10th, 2018|News|

By Chong Wee Hou, Optometrist, International Eye Cataract Retina Centre, Singapore Diabetes is now reaching epidemic proportions in many countries around the world. In Singapore, the [...]

Dr Ajeet Madhav Wagle Shares Tips on Use of Digital Gadgets on Mediacorp Vasantham

August 6th, 2018|News|

By Chong Wee Hou, Optometrist, International Eye Cataract Retina Centre, Singapore Digital gadgets are now ubiquitous. In fact, Singapore has one of the highest proportion of [...]

Dr Ajeet Madhav Wagle Conducts Refresher for Primary Eye Care Professionals

April 9th, 2018|News|

By Por Jia Yee Davina, Optometrist, International Eye Cataract Retina Centre, Singapore It is crucial for primary eye care professionals to be familiar with common eye symptoms [...]

My Student Attachment at International Eye Cataract Retina Centre

April 7th, 2018|News|

By Ciaran Chay Jie Wei, St. Andrew’s Junior College graduate I had the pleasure of engaging in a week-long attachment at the International Eye Cataract Retina Centre [...]

Thoughts and Reflections on My Attachment at International Eye Cataract Retina Centre

March 24th, 2018|News|

By Syafiq Asyraf Kusni, Masters Optometry Student, Queensland University of Technology, Australia ‘The eyes are the window to your soul.’ William Shakespeare meant it as a deeper [...]

Dr Ajeet Madhav Wagle Lectures on Retinal Angiography to Optometry Students

February 26th, 2018|News|

By Chong Wee Hou, International Eye Cataract Retina Centre, Singapore Retinal angiography is the systematic study of blood vessels in the retina and the underlying deeper layer [...]

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

February 14th, 2018|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 [...]

Reflections on My Attachment at International Eye Cataract Retina Centre

February 12th, 2018|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 [...]