Dr. Low Cze Hong

Ophthalmology

Credentials MBBS (Singapore) FRCS (Ophth) (Glasg) FRCSEd (Ophth) FRCS (Ophth) (Eng) FAMS (Ophth)
Language English,Mandarin Chinese,Bahasa Melayu,Bahasa Indonesia,Hokkien Dialect,Teochew Dialect
Background
  • MBBS Singapore and FRCS Ophthalmology (England, Glasgow and Edinburgh)
  • Postgraduate studies in Singapore (1972-1973)
    • Singapore General Hospital, Dept. of Ophthalmology
    • Tan Tock Seng Hospital, Dept. of Neurology and Neurosurgery
  • Postgraduate studies in London
    • University of London, Institute of Ophthalmology and Moorfields Fye Hospital
  • Postgraduate experience in St. George’s Hospital, London, Guys Hospital, London, Institute of Ophthalmology, London and Royal Victoria Eye and Ear Infirmary, Newcastle Upon Tyne, England.
  • Registrar and Senior Registrar, Consultant and Deputy Head, Singapore General Hospital Eye Dept. and Tan Tock Seng Hospital Eye Dept.
  • Formerly President of the Singapore Society of Ophthalmology.
  • Formerly, Director on the Board of Directors, SNEC.
  • Examiner, Royal College of Surgeons, Edinburgh.
  • Formerly, member, Committee of Ophthalmology, Graduate Medical Studies
  • Formerly, member, National Committee on Ophthalmology, Ministry of Health
Achievements
  • SNEC Gold Medal Award ,1997
  • SNEC Outstanding Service Award and Appreciation Award from SNEC 1995-2004
  • Awarded 10 years Community Service Award By The Prime Minister’s Office
  • Awarded 15 years long service Medal and Certificate by Minister of Home Affairs
  • British Council Commonwealth Scholarship
  • Appreciation Award, NUS and SNEC in 1994
  • New Century Award for his unique accomplishments and contributions to The Asia 500.
  • Awarded Certificate of Appreciation by Project Orbis, the world’s only flying eye hospital in 1985
  • Listed in Who’s Who in Singapore, in Science and Healthcare, Who’s Who in the world, Who’s Who of professionals, The Asia 500, the Global 500, 500 Great minds of the early 21st century and Great Asians of the early 21st century.
  • Visx Global Advisor
  • International Council Member, International Society of Refractive Surgery of the American Academy of Ophthalmology.
  • Pioneering group of eye surgeons that helped set up the National University of Singapore Eye Dept., The Singapore Eye Centre, The Asiamedic Eye Dept., Mount Elizabeth Lasik Centre, the Balestier Hospital’s Lasik Centre.
  • Voluntary Eye Services locally and internationally through Rotary International and Clubs in Singapore, East and West Malaysia.
  • Consultant Ophthalmologist to Johor, Brunei Royal Families and the President of Seychelles and local VIPs.