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Dr Chen Jianping

  • Consultant, Department of Ophthalmology, Ng Teng Fong General Hospital
  • Consultant, Department of Ophthalmology, Jurong Medical Centre
MBBS (S'pore), MMed (Ophth), FAMS, FRCOphth
Ophthalmology (Eye)
Cataract, General Ophthalmology, Retina (Medical), Retina (Surgical)
Special Interests:
​Retinal diseases, Retinal Surgery, Advanced Cataract Surgery


​Dr Chen Jianping graduated from the National University of Singapore, Yong Loo Lin School of Medicine in 2010. He completed his Ophthalmology Residency training in Tan Tock Seng Hospital, Singapore. During his Residency, he served as the Chief Medical Officer and Deputy Chief Registrar. He was conferred the Master of Medicine (Ophthalmology) in 2017. He became of Fellow of the Royal College of Ophthalmologists (UK) in 2019, and joined the Fellows of the Academy of Medicine, Singapore in the same year.

He practices general ophthalmology with a special interest in retinal diseases. Aside from advanced cataract surgeries, he sub-specializes in vitreoretinal surgery and medical retina.

He is also regularly involved in the training of Medical Students, Residents, Nurses and Optometrists at NTFGH. He also has a keen interest in international ophthalmic humanitarian work and is an executive committee member of The Vision Mission, a non-profit organization that focuses on setting up sustainable eye care programs in developing countries.


​2012 - Staff of the Quarter Award (Central Manpower Base - Medical Classification Centre)
2012 - Army Training Evaluation Course Letter of Commenation
2017 - Best Teacher Award (Registrar/MO)
2020 - Monthly Service Star (April)
2021 - Monthly Service Star (May)

Journals & Publications

​1. Philemon K. Huang, Chen Jianping, Daniel Vitor Vasconcelos-Santos, Jacqueline Souza Dutra Arruda, Parthopratim Dutta Majumder, Eliza Anthony, Sudha K. Ganesh, Jyotirmay Biswas, Ho Su Ling, Stephen C. Teoh & Rupesh Agrawal (2017): Ocular Toxoplasmosis in Tropical Areas: Analysis and Outcome of 190 Patients from a Multicenter Collaborative Study, Ocular Immunology and Inflammation, DOI: 10.1080/09273948.2017.1367407
2. Tan CS, Ngo WK, Chen JP, et al. EVEREST study report 2: imaging and grading protocol, and baseline characteristics of a randomised controlled trial of polypoidal choroidal vasculopathy. Br J Ophthalmol. 10 March, 2015 doi:10.1136/bjophthalmol-2014-305674
3. J Chen, C Chai, S C Teoh. Cryptococcal-related exudative retinal detachment. Eye advance online publication. 6 May 2011; doi:10.1038/eye.2011.100

Professional Memberships

​• Fellow of the Royal College of Ophthalmologists
• Fellow of the Academy of Medicine, Singapore