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Public Health Education Series

For Your EYES Only!


Meet and learn from our Ophthalmologists and Optometrists about common eye issues such as cataracts, tearing, effects of diabetes on the eye and vision care! 

Be sure to register for the complimentary eye screening and visit our activity booths to learn more about eye-related conditions and the available treatment options!

We look forward to see you on 20 August 2022, Saturday, from 8.30am to 12pm. Registration for the public forum starts at 9.30am. Registration is required for the eye screening and public forum

Admission is free. Refreshments will be provided. 

Complimentary eye screening starts from 8.30am and is available at Ng Teng Fong General Hospital (NTFGH), Tower A, Level 2, next to POSB ATM. 

Download event programme here.

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Programme

Time
  Speaker​
Topics
10am

Got a Cataract? All you need to know about Cataract Surgery
Dr Jamie Ng
Senior Consultant
Department of Ophthalmology
Ng Teng Fong General Hospital

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10.25am

Tearing: A focus on oculoplastic causes
Dr Lee Tian Loon
Consultant
Department of Ophthalmology
Ng Teng Fong General Hospital

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10.45am

Diabetes & Your Eyes
Dr Grace Chew
Consultant
Department of Ophthalmology
Ng Teng Fong General Hospital

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11.05am

Vision and Quality of Life
Ms Than Shi Mei Madeleine
Senior Optometrist
Department of Optometry
Ng Teng Fong General Hospital

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11.30am 

Question & Answer  

‘For Your EYES Only!' public forum is part of a public health education series brought to you by the team from Ng Teng Fong General Hospital. Check out our calendar for more talks and forums!

Public Health Education Series Calendar 2022

Date 
Activity
October 2022
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Got a Cataract? All You Need to Know About Cataract Surgery

Discover and learn all about laser assisted cataract surgery as our surgeon addresses common questions and misconceptions related to this procedure.

Speaker: Dr Jamie Ng, Senior Consultant, Department of Ophthalmology, NTFGH

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Tearing: A Focus on Oculoplastic Causes

In this segment, the surgeon will be shedding some light on a few oculoplastic conditions which commonly causes tearing and how we can manage them.

Speaker:
 Dr Lee Tian Loon, Consultant, Department of Ophthalmology, NTFGH

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Diabetes and Your Eyes

Diabetes can damage your eyes in many ways. We will explore how your eyes can be affected by diabetes and various treatments that can be done, as well as steps to prevent lasting eye damage from diabetes.

Speaker: Dr Grace Chew, Consultant, Department of Ophthalmology, NTFGH

Download more information about this talk here and share it with a friend!

Vision and Quality of Life

Reduction of visual acuity can result in reduced quality of life. The talk talks about different types of vision loss and how it can affect quality of life. It also discusses how we can enhance vision by optical correction, lighting, contrast enhancement and use of magnifiers.

Speaker: Ms Than Shi Mei Madeleine, Senior Optometrist, Department of Optometry, NTFGH

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Ladies, Let's Talk About Health! (July 2022)

Our team of healthcare professionals talk about conditions women commonly face such as breast cancer, menopause and osteoporosis. Watch video clips about on how to improve breast health, manage menopausal symptoms, boost bone health and practical tips about healthy eating on a budget:


Hear Well, Breathe Right (April 2022)


Our doctors from the Deparment of Otolaryngology, Head & Neck Surgery (ENT) shares insights about common ear, nose and throat conditions.


The talks are available for viewing here: