Dr Lee Sao Bing

Ophthalmologist  / Eye Surgeon
26 years of experience



Consultation Fee

$100 and above


MBBS, MMed (Ophth), FRCSEd (Ophth), MD, FAMS

What I do

Dr Lee Sao Bing provides clinical services such as:
- Cataract Surgery
- Glaucoma Evaluation / Treatment
- Dry Eyes
- Contact Lens Problems
See more [ + ]- Allergic Eye Disease
- Eyelid Stye
- Sore Eyes
- Eye Power Check for Children
- Diabetic Eye Checkup
- Pre-employment Eye Check
- Neurovision Treatment to Treat Lazy
- Eyes Eye Lash Growth Treatment
- Treatment of Keratoconus and Ectasia
- Presbyopia Assessment and Treatment
- Colour Vision Test
- LASIK Eye Surgery

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Clinic Locations

Shinagawa LASIK & Eye Centre
Wheelock Place #05-01
501 Orchard Road, S 238880

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Professional Statement

Dr Lee Sao Bing is the Medical Director of Shinagawa Eye Centre, Singapore. He has many years of experience in using LASIK and Epi-LASIK to treat myopia, hyperopia, astigmatism and presbyopia. Prior to this, he was the Head of the Cornea Service at the National University Hospital Eye Centre, where he performed cataract surgeries, cornea transplants, LASIK and Epi-LASIK surgeries. Dr Lee Sao Bing is multilingual and speaks English, Mandarin, Cantonese, Hokkien, Hakka, Malay.

Dr Lee Sao Bing was instrumental in setting up Shinagawa Eye Centre in 2008 - designing the layout of the centre, acquiring equipment and training ... See more [ + ]the staff. Dr Lee Sao Bing is one of a few doctors in Singapore who holds a Bachelors, Masters and also a Doctorate degree in Medicine. His degrees in Medicine and Surgery are from Singapore. His postgraduate degrees in Ophthalmology are from Singapore and United Kingdom. He has completed two fellowships, one in USA at the prestigious Bascom Palmer Eye Institute and one in Toronto, Canada.

Dr Lee Sao Bing is Fellowship trained in the field of Cornea and Refractive (LASIK) Surgery, which means that he has special interest in treating dry eyes, contact lens problems, allergic eye disease and all aspects of refractive (LASIK) surgery. He has been invited to many International Conferences to speak on various eye diseases and their treatment. He has published many research papers in international peer reviewed journals and is a reviewer of articles submitted to research journals for publication. He is also the winner of four research awards in various research meetings and has been awarded several research grants from the National Medical Research Council. 

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Languages Spoken

English, Malay, Hokkien, Cantonese, Mandarin


MBBS, Singapore
See more [ + ] MMed (Ophthalmology) Singapore
FRCSEd (Ophthalmology) United Kingdom
FAMS Singapore
MD Singapore
Fellow in Cornea & Refractive Surgery (LASIK), Toronto, Canada
Fellow in Cornea & External Eye Disease, Bascom Palmer Eye Institute, Miami, Florida,USA

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Awards and Publications

Young Investigator Outstanding Award, 2001
Young Investigator Outstanding Award, 2000
Young Investigator Outstanding Award, 1999
Ministry of Health Travel Grant, 1999
International Society of Eye Research Travel Fellowship, 1998
Pharmacia & Upjohn Residents’ Research Prize in Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences, 1998
National Medical Research Council- Singapore Totalisator Board Medical Research Fellowship, 1997
Beecham Book Prize, 1992

Professional Positions and Memberships

Singapore Medical Association
American Society of Cataract & Refractive Surgery (ASCRS)
Association of Research in Vision and Ophthalmology (ARVO)
See more [ + ] Canadian Ophthalmological Society
Fellow of the Academy of Medicine, Singapore (FAMS)

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