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Dr. Daphne Han Chuk Yin

Dr. Daphne Han Chuk Yin

Designation: Medical Director and Consultant

Ophthalmology (Eye)

Language spoken: Mandarin, English, Bahasa Melayu, Hokkien

Hospital Affiliation:
Gleneagles Hospital
Mount Elizabeth Hospital

Clinic Address:
Singapore Medical Specialists Centre
290 Orchard Road #09-23/27 Paragon
Singapore 238859

Operating Hours: Mon-Fri: 09:00AM - 05:30PM
Sat: 09:00AM - 01:00PM

Tel: 68818000

Dr Daphne Han is an experienced eye specialist and eye surgeon with more than 18 years in Ophthalmology specialty practice, having trained and worked in Australia, England and Singapore. She manages all types of eye-related conditions in the young and old, including lens and cataracts, corneal lasers, myopia control and contact lens management as well as glaucoma, age-related macular degeneration and diabetic retinopathy. Her niche is in vision correction through cataract and lens implant surgery and laser vision correction, with established results in microincision and laser-assisted cataract surgery, LASIK, RELEX SMILE, implantable contact lens and iris implant. She was previously a consultant and faculty at the Singapore National Eye Centre before headhunted by the private sector.

Professional Positions and Memberships:
Member of Asia Pacific Academy of Ophthalmologists;
Member of American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery;
Member of European Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery;
Member of American Academy of Ophthalmologists

MBBS, The University of Melbourne, Australia, 1992 - 1997
MRCS, Royal College of Surgeons, Edinburgh, 2003
FRCS, Royal College of Surgeons, Edinburgh, Jun 2008
MMed, NUS, Singapore, 2004
FAMS, Academy of Medicine, Singapore, Aug 2009
Postgraduate Diploma in Cataract and Refractive Surgery, University of Ulster, Ireland, May 2010
Cataract and Refractive Surgery Fellowship, Singapore National Eye Centre, Nov 2009 - May 2010
Fellowship in Cataract Surgery with Dr Robert Osher and Dr Michael Snyder at Cincinnati Eye Institute, Ohio, USA, Jul - Aug 2014

Board Certifications:
Ophthalmology certification: Ministry of Health, Singapore (Certificate of Specialist Accreditation) Full Certification – 2008;
Previously General Medical Council (Principal List) United Kingdon – 1998 to 2001

Awards and Publications
2014 Singapore National Eye Centre Long Service Award
2013 Singhealth Silver Service Award
1997 Mavis Jackson Prize for Undergraduate Studies awarded by the International House, University of Melbourne
1992 - 1997 AIDAB Equity and Merit Scholarship for medicine at The University of Melbourne, Australia
1987 - 1988 ASEAN Scholarship for secondary studies at Raffles Girls’ Secondary School, Singapore. ASEAN Scholarship for pre-university studies at National Junior College, Singapore

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