Dr James Pan

Ophthalmologist / Eye Surgeon
27 years of experience



Consultation Fee

$120 and above


MBBS (S’pore), MRCSEd (Ophth), Mmed (Ophth), FRCSEd (Ophth), FAMS (Ophth)

What I do

Dr James Pan provides clinical services, such as:
- Corneal Transplantation
- Cataract Surgery
- Management of Diabetes-related Eye Diseases including Laser Treatment
- Medical and Surgical Treatment of Glaucoma
See more [ + ]- Treatment of Age-related Eye Diseases
- Presbyopia Correction
- LASIK Eye Surgery

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Clinic Locations

Nobel Eye & Vision Centre
Mt. Alvernia Medical Centre
Block A #05-01
820 Thomson Road, S 574623

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Professional Statement

Dr James Pan is the Medical Director at Nobel Eye & Vision Centre at Mount Alvernia Hospital. He is a Senior Consultant Eye Surgeon in Cataract and Comprehensive Ophthalmology and subspecialises in Cornea, External Eye Diseases and Refractive Surgery (LASIK). Dr James Pan is bilingual and speaks English and Mandarin.

Dr James Pan has a special interest in Artificial Corneal Transplantation and is one of the few surgeons in the region accredited to implant the AlphaCorTM Artificial Cornea. He is also accredited by Ministry of Health, Singapore to perform human donor corneal transplantation. Aside from his work in ... See more [ + ]corneal surgeries, his practice also consists of LASIK and cataract surgeries.

Dr James Pan graduated from National University of Singapore in 1995 and was awarded the Dean’s List as one of the top students. He went on to be trained in Ophthalmology in Singapore, and then underwent specialty fellowship training in Cornea, External Eye Diseases and Refractive Surgery at Lions Eye Institute, Royal Perth Hospital and Fremantle Hospital, Perth, Western Australia.

Dr James Pan also has a keen interest in research and teaching pertaining to corneal diseases and LASIK and has presented and published numerous papers both locally and internationally. A Clinical Lecturer of the Yong Loo Lin School of Medicine, National University of Singapore, Dr James Pan is involved in the teaching of medical students as well as training of ophthalmologists.

A fellow of College of Ophthalmologists, Academy of Medicine, Singapore and Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh, Dr James Pan is also a member of Asia Cornea Society, American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery and European Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgeons.

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Languages Spoken

English, Hokkien, Mandarin


National University of Singapore Faculty of Medicine
See more [ + ] Royal College Surgeons of Edinburgh
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Awards and Publications

Dean’s List Award, Final Professional Examination MBBS, National University of Singapore, 1995
Courage Star Award –Presented by President, Republic of Singapore in recognition of his extraordinary dedication in tending to SARS patients
Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh, Ethicon Foundation Travel Grant Award, June 2004
Service Excellence Award EXSA Silver award, 2004
Tan Tock Seng Hospital Scholarship, 2005
Singapore Armed Forces Good Service Medal, 2008
Marquis Who’s Who in Medicine and Healthcare Award 2009-2010.
Dr Pan has published in numerous local and international peer-reviewed journals and is a reviewer of the National Medical Research Council (NMRC) grant.

Professional Positions and Memberships

Accredited Specialist (Ophthalmology), Specialist Accreditation Board, Ministry of Health, Singapore
Fellow, Royal College of Surgeons Edinburgh
Fellow, College of Ophthalmologists, Academy of Medicine, Singapore
See more [ + ] Cornea & Refractive Surgery Fellow, Lions Eye Institute, Australia
Member, American Society of Cataract & Refractive Surgery
Member, European Society of Cataract & Refractive Surgeons
Member, Asia Cornea Society
Member, Singapore Society of Ophthalmology
Member, Singapore Medical Association

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Accredited Hospitals

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

Aviva /Aviva PCP Care
Global Health
MIB / MHC Medical Network
Vista Medicare