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, IECRC Retinal angiography is the systematic study of blood vessels in the retina and the underlying deeper layer called choroid at the inner [...]

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 [...]

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

February 3rd, 2018|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, [...]

Reflections on My Internship at International Eye Cataract Retina Centre

January 31st, 2018|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 [...]

Dr Au Eong Kah Guan Attends XEN User Group Meeting

December 29th, 2017|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 [...]

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

December 28th, 2017|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 [...]

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|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 [...]

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

December 23rd, 2017|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 [...]

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

December 5th, 2017|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 [...]

International Eye Cataract Retina Centre Optometrists Update Themselves at Conference

November 23rd, 2017|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 [...]

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

November 23rd, 2017|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 [...]

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” [...]