Dr Jacob Cheng Yen Chuan

Ophthalmologist / Eye Surgeon
27 years of experience




MBBS (Singapore), MMED (Ophth) (Singapore), FRCSEd, FAMS

What I do

Dr Jacob Cheng Yen Chuan provides clinic services such as:
- Retina Services
- Age-Related Mascular Degeneration
- Diabetic Retinopathy
- Cataract Surgery
See more [ + ]- Refractive Surgery
- Implantable Contact Lens (ICL)

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Clinic Locations

Eagle Eye Centre
Mt. Alvernia Medical Centre
Block D #06-57 to 62
820 Thomson Road, S 574623

Eagle Eye Centre
Mt Elizabeth Medical Centre #08-02
3 Mount Elizabeth
Singapore 228510

Eagle Eye Centre
Mount Elizabeth Novena Specialist Centre #08-22/23/24
38 Irawaddy Road
Singapore 329563

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Professional Statement

Dr Jacob Cheng Yen Chuan is the Director of Retina services at the Eagle Eye Center. He is a Consultant Surgeon in Cataract and Comprehensive Ophthalmology and subspecialises in Vitreoretinal Diseases. His main expertise is in the fields of age-related macular degeneration (AMD), diabetic retinopathy, retinal vascular diseases, inherited retinal disorders and diagnostic visual electrophysiology.  For the latter, he had trained with Professor Graham Holder at the world renowned Moorfields Eye Hospital.

Dr Jacob Cheng has performed many advanced small incision cataract (phaco-refractive) surgeries with wavefront, toric and multifocal intraocular lenses, and femto-laser bladeless LASIK & ... See more [ + ]Epi-LASIK procedures.

DrJacob Cheng Yen Chuan  is actively involved in many pioneering research projects in drugs with international research institutes. He has published in many peer-reviewed scientific papers. He has also given lectures and teaching workshops at many meetings around the region on areas of medical retina and retinal imaging.

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Languages Spoken



National University of Singapore Faculty of Medicine

Awards and Publications

Award Winner of TEI-Pfizer Research Prize 2006

Professional Positions and Memberships

Former Consultant, Medical Retina Services, Singapore National Eye Center
Adjunct Research Scientist, Singapore Eye Research Institute (SERI)
Clinical Tutor, National University of Singapore
See more [ + ] Consultant (Part-Time), Singapore National Eye Centre
Member, Vitreo-retina Subspecialty Committee, College of Ophthalmologists
Representative, Ophthalmology Mount Alvernia Operation Committee
Participant, Humanitarian Missions to India, China and Indonesia
Organiser, numerous community programmes, e.g. Project I-Care at Old Folk’s Homes

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Accredited Hospitals

Mount Alvernia Hospital
Mount Elizabeth Hospital
Mount Elizabeth Novena Hospital
See more [ + ] Parkway East Hospital
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Insurances Accepted