Dr Joy Chan

Ophthalmologist
14 years of experience

Specialty

Ophthalmology

Qualifications

MBBS(Singapore)[Gold Medallist]MRCS(Edinburgh)FAMS(Ophthalmology)(Singapore)

What I do

Dr Joy Chan provides medical services such as:
* Basic
- Anterior segment photography
- A-scan ultrasonography (Immersion/IOL Master)
- B-scan ultrasonography
See more [ + ]- Colour retinal and optic disc photography
- Colour vision assessment
- Exophthalmometry- Fundus autofluorescence imaging
- High definition optical coherence tomography (OCT)
- Humphrey visual field assessment
- Tonometry (Eye pressure measurement)

* Screenings
- Comprehensive cataract
- Glaucoma, diabetic & paediatric eye screenings

* Surgeries
- Glaucoma surgery
- Macular surgery
- Modern cataract surgery (Femtosecond laser-assisted/Phacoemulsification)
- Retinal surgery (Cryotherapy/Endolaser photocoagulation/Membrane peeling/Removal of silicone oil/Scleral buckling/Vitrectomy),
- Pterygium surgery, Stye/Chalazion Incision & Drainage* Lasers- Focal/Grid Laser Photocoagulation
- Panretinal Photocoagulation
- Photodynamic therapy
- Laser Retinopexy
- Laser Iridotomy
- YAG Laser Capsulotomy & others

* Injections
- Fundus fluorescein angiography (FFA)
- Indocyanine green angiography (ICGA)
- Intravitreal anti-VEGF injections* Others- Blephex
- Lattisse
- Low vision, Myopia treatment, Steropsis assessment, Eye trauma, Sports eye injury, Foreign body removal

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Clinic Locations

Singapore International Eye Cataract Retina Centre
Mt Elizabeth Medical Centre #07-04 

3 Mount Elizabeth, S 228510

International Eye Cataract Retina Centre

Farrer Park Medical Centre #14-07/08
1 Farrer Park Station Road 
Singapore 217562

Professional Statement

Dr Joy Chan is an Ophthalmologist. She serves as Medical Director & Senior Consultant in Singapore International Eye Cataract Retina Centre at Mount Elizabeth Medical Centre and International Eye Cataract Retina Centre at Farrer Park Medical Centre. She was previously Consultant in the Ophthalmology Service at Ng Teng Fong General Hospital and Jurong Medical Centre. Dr Chan was also Consultant in the Department of Ophthalmology at National University Hospital.

Dr Chan completed her MBBS from the Faculty of Medicine, National University of Singapore with a Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery in 2004. ... See more [ + ]She was also awarded the Gold Medal and Book Prize in Ophthalmology in 2003. She obtained her Membership to the Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh in 2008 and Fellowship of the Academy of Medicine of Singapore in 2011.

Dr Chan completed her Basic and Advanced Specialty Training at the Singapore National Eye Centre in 2011 and underwent fellowship training in Ophthalmic Plastic and Reconstructive (Oculoplastic) Surgery at the National University Hospital from 2012 to 2013. She was a Clinical Lecturer and a Master of House at the Yong Loo Lin School of Medicine in National University of Singapore. She served as Faculty on several postgraduate level surgery courses, teaching both cataract surgery as well as oculoplastic surgery.

During her tenure at Ng Teng Fong General Hospital, Dr Chan helmed the Oculoplastic Service of the hospital and was responsible for managing a wide variety of oculoplastic conditions. She is also a skilled cataract surgeon and has vast experience with a broad range of cataract surgery techniques and new technology such as femtosecond laser-assisted cataract surgery and computer-assisted toric intraocular lens implantation.

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Languages Spoken

English, Mandarin

Education

National University of Singapore

Awards and Publications

Dr Joy Chan has published extensively on a wide range of research topics, which include novel surgical techniques for treating eyelid laxity, novel ophthalmic imaging techniques and rare eye conditions. She has spoken at both local and international conferences on a variety of topics relating to oculoplastic surgery. She was awarded the Academic Medicine Development Award in 2013.

Professional Positions and Memberships

Accredited Hospitals

Insurances Accepted