Senior Consultant, Opthalmologist
LSC Eye Clinic
Dr Eugene Tay is the Senior Consultant, Ophthalmologist at LSC Eye Clinic, representing the eye cluster in Singapore Medical Group. He is an experienced ophthalmologist who was Fellowship trained in Refractive Surgery at Gimbel Eye Centre in Canada, as well as in Oculoplastic (Eyebag & Eyelid) Surgery at Moorfields Eye Hospital in London.
Dr Tay has been in the practice of ophthalmology since 1999, having received both Basic and Advanced surgical training at the internationally renowned Moorfields Eye Hospital in London. He has worked at other London teaching hospitals such as the Western Eye Hospital and Charing Cross Hospital. He is a Fellow of the Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh, the Royal College of Ophthalmologists and the Royal Australian and New Zealand College of Ophthalmologists.
Earlier in his career, he was a Consultant Ophthalmologist at the Laser Vision Centre in Singapore National Eye Centre. He is trained in a wide variety of anterior segment and oculoplastic surgeries and has published in many international medical journals and participates regularly in international conferences.
He also holds memberships in professional associations such as the American Academy of Ophthalmology, American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery, European Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgeons and International Society of Refractive Surgery.
Dr Tay has a special interest in all aspects of refractive surgery and is one of the few eye surgeons in Singapore who is fully equipped and experienced to perform the bladeless and flapless laser vision correction technique known as ReLEx ® SMILE or Refractive Lenticule Extraction, Small Incision Lenticule Extraction.
He also specialises in cataract surgery, oculoplastic surgery, as well as treating and managing glaucoma, retinal diseases, dry eyes, allergic eye diseases, and complications arising from contact lenses.