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Dr. Au Eong Kah Guan

Senior Consultant Opthamology


  • Vitreoretina, which refers to the treatment of conditions affecting the retina and vitreous

Medical Conditions Treated:

  • Macular degeneration
  • Diabetic retinopathy
  • Retinal detachment
  • Macular holes
  • Epiretinal membranes


English Mandarin, Hokkien


MBBS (Singapore), M Med (Ophth) (Singapore), FRCSEd (Ophth) (United Kingdom), FRCS (Ophth) (United Kingdom), DRCOphth (United Kingdom), MRCOphth (United Kingdom), FAMS (Ophth) (Singapore)

Professional Profile:

Dr Au Eong is an accomplished ophthalmologist with a diverse educational background and extensive experience in the field. He earned his Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery from the National University of Singapore in 1989, followed by a Master of Medicine (Ophthalmology) in 1995. He is a Fellow of the Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh, the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Glasgow, and the Academy of Medicine in Singapore, as well as a Diplomate and member of the Royal College of Ophthalmologists in London.

After completing six years of ophthalmology training in Singapore, Dr Au Eong pursued additional fellowship training in vitreous and retina diseases and surgery at the University of Manchester and Manchester Royal Eye Hospital in the UK, and the Wilmer Eye Institute, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine and Johns Hopkins Hospital in the US.

Dr Au Eong has served as Head and Senior Consultant in the Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences at Alexandra Hospital, Adjunct Associate Professor in the Department of Ophthalmology at the Yong Loo Lin School of Medicine, National University of Singapore, and Deputy Director and Head of Research at The Eye Institute, National Healthcare Group.

Dr Au Eong is renowned for his surgical skills and research contributions in the field of ophthalmology. He has published over 244 books, book chapters, and scientific articles in peer-reviewed local and international journals, and his areas of practice include vitreoretina, cataract, and comprehensive ophthalmology