November is Diabetic Eye Disease Awareness Month

November 1st, 2017|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 [...]

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

October 31st, 2017|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 [...]

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

October 31st, 2017|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 [...]

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

October 27th, 2017|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 [...]

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

October 21st, 2017|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” [...]

Dr Joy Chan Shares Management of Red Eye with Pharmacists

October 21st, 2017|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 [...]

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

October 21st, 2017|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 [...]

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

September 28th, 2017|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 [...]

Dr Joy Chan Gives Lecture to Fellow Surgeons at AOCMF Course 2017

September 28th, 2017|News|

By Goh Jiah Ying, IECRC The AOCMF is an international foundation that organises courses with the aim of educating surgeons from different fields around the globe [...]

Optometrists Raise Fund For Patient Support Group During Awareness of Macular Diseases Week 2017

September 27th, 2017|News|

By Olga Aprianti Lee, SIECRC The Awareness of Macular Diseases Week 2017, a nationwide public health campaign, was officially launched in Khoo Teck Puat Hospital on [...]

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

September 7th, 2017|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 [...]

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

September 6th, 2017|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 [...]

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

September 5th, 2017|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 [...]

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

September 4th, 2017|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 [...]

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

August 23rd, 2017|News|

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 [...]

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

August 22nd, 2017|News|

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 [...]

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

August 7th, 2017|News|

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 [...]

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

July 22nd, 2017|News|

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 [...]