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Dr Daphne Han Shares her Experiences in Managing Cataracts

By Tang Hui Yi Angela, Optometrist, Singapore Medical Specialist Centre, Singapore A cataract is a progressive clouding of one's natural crystalline lens in the eye. It is an unavoidable part of the ageing process. Occurring commonly in adults over 45, it causes symptoms such as decrease in vision, contrast sensitivity and colour vision. It can [...]

By | February 25th, 2019|News & Events|0 Comments

Professor Datuk Dr Rokiah Hj Omar Shares the Importance of Incorporating Low Vision Services as Part of Vision Care at SPECS 2018

By Bernice Phua Rui Yi, Optometrist, International Eye Cataract Retina Centre, Singapore Professor Datuk Dr Rokiah Hj Omar, Director at the University Community Transformation Centre at Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia, highlighted the importance of incorporating low vision services in vision care at the Singapore Primary Eye Care Symposium (SPECS) 2018 in One Farrer Hotel held on [...]

By | December 26th, 2018|Announcements, News & Events|0 Comments

Professor Datuk Dr Rokiah Hj Omar Shares the Finer Points of Visual Rehabilitation at SPECS 2018

By Por Jia Yee Davina, Optometrist, International Eye Cataract Retina Centre, Singapore Professor Datuk Dr Rokiah Hj Omar, Director at the University Community Transformation Centre at Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia, was a guest speaker at the Singapore Primary Eye Care Symposium (SPECS) 2018 in One Farrer Hotel held on 18-19 July 2018. One of her lectures [...]

By | December 26th, 2018|Announcements, News & Events|0 Comments

Ms Wong Shu Ting Discusses Cosmetic Contact Lenses at SPECS 2018

By Goh Jiah Ying, Optometrist, International Eye Cataract Retina Centre, Singapore Ms Wong Shu Ting, optometrist at United Eyecare, shared some insights on the usage and risks of cosmetic contact lenses at the Singapore Primary Eye Care Symposium (SPECS) 2018 held in One Farrer Hotel on 18-19 July 2018. She noted that the demand for [...]

By | December 26th, 2018|Announcements, News & Events|0 Comments

Ms Veni Venusha Sakti Shares Tips on Dry Eye Treatment at SPECS 2018

By Goh Jiah Ying, Optometrist, International Eye Cataract Retina Centre, Singapore Dry eye is one of the most common eye condition in Singapore, affecting one in three patients seeking treatment from ophthalmologists. It is usually a result of insufficient production of tears or poor quality of tears. Dry eye leads to ocular discomfort, visual disturbance [...]

By | December 26th, 2018|Announcements, News & Events|0 Comments

Ms Chan Hsiao Lan Stacy Explores the Relationship Between Nutrition and the Eye at SPECS 2018

By Chong Wee Hou, Optometrist, International Eye Cataract Retina Centre, Singapore Ms Chan Hsiao Lan Stacy, Associate Lecturer in Parkway College for the BSc(Hon) Optometry & Clinical Practice programme in collaboration with Aston University, was a guest speaker at the Singapore Primary Eye Care Symposium (SPECS) 2018 held in One Farrer Hotel on 18-19 July [...]

By | December 26th, 2018|Announcements, News & Events|0 Comments

Ms Ng Shu Yi Gives Tips on Interpreting Ocular Fundus Photographs at SPECS 2018

By Bernice Phua Rui Yi, Optometrist, International Eye Cataract Retina Centre, Singapore Ms Ng Shu Yi, Optometrist and Clinic Manager at International Eye Cataract Retina Centre, gave a lecture on “Interpreting Fundus Photographs” at the Singapore Primary Eye Care Symposium (SPECS) 2018 held on 18-19 July at One Farrer Hotel. Fundus photography, also known as [...]

By | December 24th, 2018|Announcements, News & Events|0 Comments

Ms Lim Mun Ching Gives Tips on Reading Optical Coherence Topography (OCT) at SPECS 2018

By Bernice Phua Rui Yi, Optometrist, International Eye Cataract Retina Centre, Singapore Ms Lim Mun Ching, a gradate optometrist practising in Singapore National Eye Centre, gave a lecture on the “Important Things to Understand about Optical Coherence Topography (OCT)” during the Singapore Primary Eye Care Symposium (SPECS) 2018 which was held from 18-19 July 2018 [...]

By | December 24th, 2018|Announcements, News & Events|0 Comments

Yang Huixian Adeline Gives Tips on Dispensing for Paediatric Patients and Individuals with Learning Disabilities at SPECS 2018

By Bernice Phua Rui Yi, Optometrist, International Eye Cataract Retina Centre Ms Yang Huixian Adeline, Vision Scientist at Essilor, gave a lecture on “Dispensing for Paediatric Patients and People with Learning Disabilities” at the Singapore Primary Eye Care Symposium (SPECS) 2018 held in One Farrer Hotel on 18-19 July 2018. Ms Yang focused on children [...]

By | December 22nd, 2018|News & Events|0 Comments

Wong Hong Yun Highlights Ocular Side Effects of Common Medications at SPECS 2018

By Chong Wee Hou, Optometrist, International Eye Cataract Retina Centre, Singapore Mr Wong Hong Yun, a resident pharmacist at Khoo Teck Puat Hospital, discussed the ocular side effects of common medications and how eye care professionals can manage them in his lecture titled “Common Medications with Ocular Side Effects” at the Singapore Primary Eye Care [...]

By | December 22nd, 2018|News & Events|0 Comments