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Cataract Surgery is THE most common surgical eye procedure performed in our adult population. Since nobody is immune to cataract formation, and it is more likely than not that our parents or grandparents would need cataract surgery at some point...
What is Glaucoma? Glaucoma is one of the leading causes of irreversible blindness in Singapore. It is a disease characterized by progressive damage to the optic nerve, which are made up of the nerve fibers that connect our...
Many people have asked me about floaters and whether there is any treatment for it. First of all, let us understand that floaters are very common. Almost 70-80% of individuals will experience floaters at some point in...
Other than cataract surgery, retinal surgery is another type of eye surgery that takes place relatively common and is rather critical for our vision. Why? Mainly because the retina houses all of our photoreceptors - vital...
Through my years of seeing patients, I have come across many patients that have developed an epiretinal membrane. Without fail, almost all of them will express that they have never heard of an epiretinal membrane and are...
A cataract is a condition that every one of us will get. This is especially true in a country like Singapore where life expectancy is so long! Chances are, the day will come when our elderly parents, or even...
Myopia or short-sightedness can be inherited by children with parents or grandparents that are short-sighted. For the longest time, we have been looking for ways to do away with our spectacles through LASIK and other refractive procedures. Personally, as an eye...