A little concerned about your vision or the state of your eyes? If so, you’ll need the help of the doctors at the best eye clinics in Singapore!
There are countless ophthalmologists in the country, but only the most experienced and qualified of them managed to land their healthcare establishments in this list.
We also considered the equipment they have on hand, naturally and the quality of their staff.
Let’s find out which ones they are as we take a look at the best eye clinics in Singapore!
1. Dr. Natasha Lim Eye Centre
|BEST FOR||Lasik and advanced cataract surgery|
|SERVICES||Refractive Errors of a Human Eye | Presbyopia in Adults | All About Cataract | Dry Eyes & Meibomian Gland Dysfunction | Childhood Myopia | Glaucoma | Macular Degeneration | Diabetic Retinopathy
iDesign iLasik | LASEK, Epu-LASIK, PRK | Implantable Contact Lens | Cataract Surgery – Manual Phacoemulsification | 100% Bladeless Laser Cataract Surgery & Computer-Guided Lens Implantation | Presbyopia (“Lao Hua”) Correction | Asian Blepharosplasty
Royal Square Medical Centre
Royal Square @ Novena
101 Irrawaddy Road
|CONTACT DETAILS||(65) 3138 1280|
|OPERATING HOURS||Monday-Friday: 9:00am-6:00pm
After many years in the medical industry, Dr. Natasha Lim set up her own clinic to provide top-notch eye services using the latest technology available. Her gamble paid off as she has been recognised as “Promising SME 500 2014 Business Luminary Award” and as “The Top Entrepreneur 2015.”
Dr. Lim ensures a personal and caring approach with each patient. She likewise participates in charities like “Keeping Hope Alive” as a way of giving back to the community, such as providing pro bono cataract surgeries to some patients.
- Technologically advanced and innovative solutions to eye care
- Supports charitable causes
Dr. Natasha Lim is well-reviewed by previous patients on both Facebook and Google. Facebook user James Fong Ming Jun went to five different clinics for Lasik surgery assessment. He eventually chose Dr. Natasha Lim because according to him, “she convinced me about iDesign iLASIK.” He found her nice and very confident. He also liked the quality of the machines which were from the US. In addition, he commended her patience. He wrote:
“She puts me at ease by answering all my 1001 questions without a frustrated face like some other doctors. I am grateful to see so clearly without glasses now.”
On Google, Raymond highly recommended the clinic after he had his Lasik procedure at Dr. Natasha Lim’s clinic. He shared, “The procedure went smoothly. The staff and nurses were very professional and polite.”
John Merrifield, in his Google review, shared that he traveled all the way from Hawaii for his cataract surgery to be performed by Dr. Lim in Singapore. Here’s his effusive review:
“She came highly recommended by two of the top eye specialists in the States. She more than lived up to their enthusiastic recommendations. Over the course of several days, Dr Lim and her staff were superb. In the operating theatre, Dr Lim was patient, informative and wonderfully reassuring. And my vision? It’s like a revelation. I can see things in the surf I haven’t been able to see for 20 years. (Critical when the waves are huge.) I’m stoked. I cannot recommend her highly enough.”
2. Dr. David Goh (NOVENA Bladeless Cataract Surgery & Eye Specialist Centre)
|BEST FOR||Bladeless Laser Cataract Surgery|
|SERVICES||Eye Ambulatory Surgery, Bladeless Laser Cataract, Manual Phacoemulsification Cataract Surgery, Presbyopia Surgery|
|ADDRESS||101 Irrawaddy Road, # 19-01/02/03/07 Royal Square Medica Suites Royal Square|
|CONTACT DETAILS||+65 3129 2518|
|OPERATING HOURS||Monday to Friday: 9:00 am – 6:00 pm
Saturday: 9:00 am – 1:00 pm
Novena Bladeless Cataract Surgery & eye Specialist Center is spearheaded by Dr. David Goh. This clinic operates with the help of the most advanced technology to diagnose and treat you eye conditions.
Dr. Goh utilizes artificial intelligence in his clinic to aid his expertise on eye health. With this, the Novena Bladeless Cataract Surgery & eye Specialist was accredited as the only private clinic with its own Ministry of Health.
They also provide advanced screening and treatment of other eye diseases like Glaucoma, Myopia, Retin, and others.
- Advanced technology for Cataract Surgery
- Advanced technology for the treatment of Myopia, Presbyopia and Astigmatism Correction
- Glaucoma Laser Treatment
- Retina Laser Treatment
- Eye Seminars for the community
Improving people’s eye health has been one of the driving forces of Novena Bladeless Cataract Surgery to continue with their technological advancements. And it seems like their customers are in favor of their efforts.
Peter Tiam Hin Hay was grateful to Dr Goh and his staff for a painless operation.
“I had a painless and comfortable operation. within three days it healed and the Multifocal intraocular lenses worked as it was designed. “
Evelyn Chong felt the same and she’s really happy that it resulted in a 20/20 vision.
“My cataract surgery experience was a painless and pleasant one, many thanks to Dr David Goh. The eyes were done only one day apart and now I have achieved perfect eyesight.”
3. Dr Val Phua (Eagle Eye Center)
|BEST FOR||Implantable Contact Lens Surgery, LASIK, Presbyopia Treatment & Refractive Surgery, Cataract Surgery and Myopia Control|
|PRICING||Enquire for fees|
|ADDRESS||9 King Albert Park, 01-42|
|CONTACT DETAILS||+65 3129 2685|
|OPERATING HOURS||Monday to Friday: 10:30am to 7:30pm
Saturday 10:00am to 2pm
Dr Val Phua graduated from medical studies in the National University of Singapore (NUS) with an MBBS in 2011 and started his postgraduate training in Ophthalmology in 2012, graduating with a Master’s degree from NUS (MMED) and a specialist postgraduate qualification in Ophthalmology from UK (FRCOphth London) in 2019.
Before joining Eagle Eye Centre, Dr Phua was a resident at the Singapore National Eye Centre (SNEC).
Eagle Eye Centre has a group of medical professionals who specialise in different treatments and conditions.
These include treatment for presbyopia, cataract surgery, corneal transplants, diabetic eye treatments, ocular inflammation treatment, and so on.
Both of their locations and services are very conveniently located so it should be easy to contact them and book an appointment.
- Accessible locations
- Ophthalmic and optometric eye care
- Affordable eye screening packages
Eagle Eye Centre received positive reviews because of the friendly accommodations and skilled doctors. On Google Reviews, a reviewer gave this comment:
I have been visiting private eye specialists in Singapore for several decades, paying exorbitant fees and having tests completed by skeleton staff without updated expertise. My experience at Eagle Eye Centre has been DIFFERENT – a wonderful surprise!
4. Eye Clinic Singapore International
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|BEST FOR||Laser and surgical procedures for local and international patients|
|ADDRESS||290 Orchard Road #16-11 Paragon Tower Singapore 238859|
|CONTACT DETAILS||6734 9766|
|OPERATING HOURS||Monday to Friday – 9am–5:30pm
Saturday – 9am–12:30pm
Eye Clinic Singapore International is located at Mount Elizabeth Medical Center. Aside from diagnosis and treatment for the general eye diseases, they also offer Lasik and Epilasik treatments for those who need eye correction.
Their medical procedures are customised to meet the needs and preferences of the patients.
- Diabetic eye disease management
- Children’s eye disorders
- Cataract and retinal surgery
Eye Clinic Singapore International may not have the widest range of services but they treat the most common eye conditions with exceptional skills and they have been in the industry for several decades.
A reviewer gave this feedback on Google Reviews:
“Had cataract surgery done by him. Happy with the results. Nice and experienced doctor. Able to answer all my questions and doubts posed to him.”
5. Singapore National Eye Centre (SNEC)
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|BEST FOR||Numerous sub-specialities, caters to adults and kids|
|ADDRESS||11 Third Hospital Avenue Singapore 168751|
|CONTACT DETAILS||+65 6227 7255|
|OPERATING HOURS||Mondays – Fridays: 8.30am – 5.30pm
Closed on Saturdays, Sundays and Public Holidays
The Singapore National Eye Centre has been providing consultations and treatments since the 80’s. They have achieved numerous milestones throughout the generations.
They also have various sub-specialities that deal with different eye conditions such as cataracts, glaucoma, neuro-ophthalmology, and others. They also have accessible clinics and services for adults and kids.
- Medicine delivery service
- Convenient amenities
- E-services for payments, appointments, and medical reports
Patients who have experienced the medical treatments at Singapore National Eye Centre have recommended the hospital’s services because they were able to access amenities easily and received reliable and helpful consultations as well as high-quality service.
Shan Joy expressed her gratitude and left this high-rated feedback:
“Excellent team at SGH and SNEC! Warm and reassuring team with wonderful eye doctor Dr Stanley Poh who helped me to resolve my issues promptly and warmly! Thank God and thank you! God bless all of you and your loved ones! :)”
6. W Eye Clinic
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|BEST FOR||Comprehensive eye care services|
|ADDRESS||3 Temasek Boulevard Suntec City (near tower 5) #01-402 Singapore 038983|
|CONTACT DETAILS||+65 6337 9119|
|OPERATING HOURS||Monday – Friday, 10am – 1pm
Monday – Friday, 2pm – 6pm
Saturday, 10am – 1pm
Being a private eye clinic, W Eye Clinic provides a broader scope of services than many others. It focuses on eye treatments such as LASIK, Soft-touch PRK, TransPRK, SMILE, Intra-Ocular Lens Implants, and the like.
They use a combination of their experience and modern technology to perform successful medical procedures.
Their vision care screening includes a diagnosis for retinal, diabetic eye, and refractive errors in children, occupational, and age-related conditions.
- General eye screening
- Contact lens-related issues
- Personalised treatments
W Eye Clinic has a good reputation for many patients, since they use innovative and advanced methods that some clinics do not offer.
A reviewer was very impressed with the eye surgeon and wrote these compliments on Google Reviews:
“Dr Nah is a true professional! I had an emergency retinal tear where I needed immediate diagnosis and subsequently a laser procedure. The staff recognized the urgency and immediately fit me in. I could tell from conversation with his staff that Dr Nah had to move some of his personal evening plans to take me in last minute. He was too humble to mention it, but really appreciated his care. Most importantly the procedure has held up well.”
7. Steve Seah Eye Center
|BEST FOR||Cataract and glaucoma treatments|
|ADDRESS||One Orchard Boulevard #16-01/02 Camden Medical Centre Singapore 248649|
|CONTACT DETAILS||(65) 6565 6888|
The main focus of the Steve Seah Eye Center is treating conditions such as glaucoma and cataract. Apart from this, they also provide epi-Lasik surgery, eyelid surgery, and additional services such as squint assessment for children.
The senior consultant ophthalmologist of the eye centre has won many award, which only proves that they are one of the most well-respected clinics in Singapore. From the most basic to the most advanced treatments, they provide everything that you need.
- Diabetic eye examination
- Contact lens-induced eye disorders
- Epi-LASIK and eyelid surgery
Steve Seah Eye Centre has gained the loyalty of patients thanks to the doctor’s engaging manner and expertise. Joshua shared his experience on Google Reviews:
“I have been seeing Dr Steve for about 3 months for different eye disorders. So glad I discovered this brilliant doctor.. He is patient-friendly, kind, proficient, skilled, and a good listener. He answers my queries and addresses my concerns every clinic appointment. Most significantly, he took care of all my eye problems and complications with proper treatment plan. In addition, the office staff is accommodating, well-mannered and well-organized.”
8. Atlas Eye Specialist Centre
|BEST FOR||Laser vision correction and diabetic retinopathy|
|ADDRESS||290 Orchard Road Paragon Medical #07-09 Singapore 238859 Tower One, Lift Lobby E or F|
|CONTACT DETAILS||6737 9119|
|OPERATING HOURS||Monday to Friday: 8:30am to 5:30pm
Saturday: By appointment only
The Atlas Eye Specialist Centre offers eye solutions and treatments including cataract surgery, laser vision correction (ReLEx SMILE/LASIK/PRK), collagen cross-linking and other ophthalmological procedures.
The eye clinic is part of the Paragon Medical Group, so they are highly credible and equipped with well-trained eye surgeons and advanced facilities.
- Visual rehabilitation
- Children’s eye treatments
- General eye screening
Atlas Eye Specialist Centre earned a nearly 5-star rating on Google Reviews because of their competent medical staff, up-to-date technology, and great accommodations.
A reviewer had nothing but praise with this feedback:
“Highly recommend as I had very good experience in Atlas. All the staffs are well trained, professional and they are super friendly. The doctor is also very informative, and conducted my ReLEx SMILE surgery in smooth, fast and professional way. Plus the surgery wasn’t scary or painful at all, in fact, I felt excited about that. I’m glad I’d chosen Atlas for my eyes.”
9. The EyeClinic by Dr. Cheryl Lee
|BEST FOR|| Cataract, Retinal and Implantable Contact Lens surgeon
Myopia control specialist, Dry eye doctor
|PRICING||Contact for more information|
|ADDRESS||333A Orchard Road, Mandarin Gallery #04-24/25, Singapore 238897|
|CONTACT DETAILS||[email protected]
|OPERATING HOURS||24 hr Clinic and Emergency|
The EyeClinic by Dr. Cheryl Lee is a boutique clinic that combines personalized service and state of the art technology. Dr. Cheryl Lee is an ophthalmologist and eye surgeon who has a decades’ worth of experience in the United Kingdom, France, and the United States. Since then she has been inducted to the Straits Times Hall of Fame for her work and passion related to conditions related to being short-sighted.
Dr. Lee has also received numerous accolades for her work in various fields of ophthalmology. This includes the Gold Medal and Book Prize in Ophthalmology from the National University of Singapore and the Marie Comer Anglian Prize in Ophthalmology from the University of Cambridge. She was also inducted into the SG50 Straits Times Hall of Fame and received an award for performing 1000 EVO Visian Implantable Contact lens in Singapore in 2019.
- They offer general eye screenings for kids and adults
- They have built a good reputation internationally for myopia control in children, revolutionary treatment for Dry eyes , the Swiss EVO Implantable Contact lens and Presbyopia/Lao Hua techniques for helping patients get rid of reading glasses
- Their clinical staff are trained optometrists and the administrative staff are well experienced in financial counselling for Medisave and insurance
- Dr. Lee speaks English, Mandarin, Teochew, Hokkien, Cantonese, French, Spanish, Russian and Malay
5-star Google review from Euphrasia Lek:
“I love going to Dr Cheryl for all my eyes issues. Excellent bedside manners. I am terribly short sighted and she never fail to carry out a thorough examination to ensure that my eyes are in order even in area of the eye that is not of issue. I love that she takes time to address all my questions and to provide any information she thinks I need to make the right decisions. Her staff are very profession, friendly and patient in carrying out all eye examinations. I have directed a few of my friends to her too and they had positive reviews.”
10. Paediatric Optometry Pte Ltd
|BEST FOR||Vision Rehabilitation and Therapy|
|ADDRESS||51 Cuppage Rd Singapore 229469|
|CONTACT DETAILS||+65 6732 3233|
|OPERATING HOURS||Monday – Sunday: 8:00 am – 11:30 pm|
Paediatric Optometry Pte Ltd aims to give its client the utmost attention that they could give. As such, they employed a system wherein patients won’t have to wait in line for doctors or assessment. This is a relief both to the hospital and the individuals who want to consult an expert. For one, it can save their time and travel period. And the other, doctors won’t be stressed out by overworking just to attend to all patients.
The clinic specializes in vision rehabilitation and therapy. This is a treatment used to correct visual deficits. So, if you know someone suffering from such, you may refer them to their place.
- Competent doctor
- Reasonable price
Testimonials from parents and patients reveal how helpful the clinic is. Here’s one example:
IGARD, you are awesome! My daughter’s myopia has stopped progressing since she started ortho refractive therapy with you. It’s the most amazing thing for her and she no longer needed to wear glasses. -Sydney W
11. Asia Retina
|BEST FOR||Innovative Eye Care solutions|
|SERVICES||Retinal Degeneration, Eye Wellness, Myopia Prevention, Glaucoma, Cataract, Floaters|
|ADDRESS||#15-10 The Paragon, 290 Orchard Rd, Singapore 238859|
|CONTACT DETAILS||+65 6732 0007 | +65 9118 0007 | [email protected]|
|OPERATING HOURS||Monday – Friday: 9:00 am – 5:00 pm
Saturday: 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
You can also go to Asia Retina if you’re having difficulties or problems with your eye. This clinic specializes in eye treatments using modern and up-to-date technologies. That being said, you are guaranteed that you will be given sufficient care and treatment. You can book your appointment from their site or call their phone number to advise them about your consultation.
- Customized and individualized eye treatments
- Attentive eye care and medical advice
- Innovative and up-to-date eye care solutions
Asia Retina keeps it integrity in tact as they continue to serve the community. Take a look at the review provided by one of their customers:
My dad had been bothered by cataracts and experiencing vision loss. A friend recommended Asia Retina to me and I promptly made an appointment for my dad. The staff were very friendly and warm towards us and Dr Claudine explained the entire cataract surgery in great details to my dad. She is really professional and amicable and my dad recovered really well after the surgery. Without a doubt, Dr Claudine is a 5 star eye specialist! – Wong Peter
12. Visio Optical
|SERVICES||Regular Eye Check, General Assessment|
|ADDRESS||43 Holland Drive 01-67 Singapore, 270043|
|CONTACT DETAILS||[email protected] / (+65) 6776 0052|
|OPERATING HOURS||Monday – Saturday: 9:30-20:00
Sunday & Public Holiday: 10:00-18:00
Visio Optical provides excellent eyewear services to customers who want great care and craftsmanship, in all aspects of eye care.
We take great care to offer a personalized eye care experience. We aim to be one of the best spectacles shops in Singapore. Experienced optometrists and opticians are always available to you.
Our team listens carefully to your needs and preferences. We are happy to help you find the most suitable frames and lenses.
- General and regular assessment
- Caters to almost all patient
This is not your regular eye clinic but more of a clinic that creates glasses. Here’s a review from their customers:
Look no further!!! This shop can do anything you need related to glasses. I wasted my time in other shops. No need leh to waste yours! They can do anything and everything. They gave me eye test, and replaced custom sunglasses frame & lense with reading lense. And for 2 glasses! All at reasonable price. Thank you from the bottom of my heart, Visio Optical. – Felicia Iyamu
13. EYECARE STUDIO OPTOMETRIST
|BEST FOR||Stylish eyewears|
|SERVICES||Diagnostic, Preventive care|
|ADDRESS||#01-25 The Seletar Mall, 33 Sengkang West Ave, Singapore|
|CONTACT DETAILS||+6563160676 / [email protected]|
|OPERATING HOURS||Monday to Sunday: 10:30 am – 9:30 pm|
EyeCare Studio Optometrist specializes in basic eye care tests, prevention, and treatment. They look out for eye grade and provide prescription glasses that are stylish and trendy.
They carry a wide range of beautiful glasses that fit the stylish mom or the chic teen. They make sure that they have the latest designs from the best eyewear brands.
They aim to be a one stop shop for the community.
- Quality product at an affordable price
- Customer guarantee
- Professional and courteous staff
This eye clinic received only three reviews and got a 3.7 rating from its previous customers.
“Visited the optical shop for adjustment and advice. The optician Bryan is extremely friendly and helpful. Will always take time to attend customers ‘ needs. Highly recommended!”
14. EMME Visioncare
|BEST FOR||Myopia control and orthokeratology|
|ADDRESS||1 Maritime Square #02-91 HarbourFront Centre Singapore 099253|
|CONTACT DETAILS||(+65) 9383 8569 | [email protected]|
|OPERATING HOURS||11am to 9pm daily|
At Emme Visioncare, they believe that personalized eye care should be accessible to everyone, hence their offering of a wide range of eye care and treatment services. They provide comprehensive vision and eye health consultation for all ages and their in-house specialist has an interest in myopia control and orthokeratology.
Cataracts, glaucoma, macular degeneration and dry eye are some of the eye conditions that Emme Visioncare provides treatments to.
They also offer an extensive range of eyewear that come in various styles so you can freely choose which one is most appropriate for you and they even have an express service where you can instantly get your customized glasses in just 30 minutes.
- Wide scope of eye care services
- High quality glasses and lenses
- Accurate eye examinations
Emme Visioncare is applauded for their overall wonderful customer service. Their patients have claimed that their entire consultation was comfortable and their vision truly makes positive progress.
“I have been experiencing eye strain until I met the team at EMME Visioncare at Harbourfront Centre. They conducted a thorough eye check which I never did before in other shops. The team also recommended a specific type of lenses just for my eyes which till today, I am so comfortable with it when I am doing my work while looking at the computer and phone. Kudos to the team and appreciate your time, patience and effort in explaining the type of eye condition I have!”
14. TES Clinic
|BEST FOR||Double eyelid surgery|
|ADDRESS||304 Orchard Road, Lucky Plaza Suites #05-42, Orchard Medical Specialists, Singapore 238863|
|CONTACT DETAILS||+65 6737 0552 / +65 9735 9930 / [email protected]|
|OPERATING HOURS||Monday – Friday: 9:00 am – 6:00 pm
Saturday: 9:00 am – 1:00 pm
You can always rely on TES Clinic for Face & Jaw if you’re looking for a good aesthetic clinic. The TES in their brand name corresponds to “The Esthetic Solution.” This means that they will provide you with the proper treatment for whatever facial issues you have.
What makes this a good clinic is that they cater both the soft tissues and the underlying bone structure. Of course, they provide eye surgery. The clinic is well-known for its double eyelid treatment. So, if you wish to have such, you can contact them for scheduling and appointment.
- Professional and well-mannered doctor
- Signature double eyelid treatment
- State-of-the-art health facilities
Wherever you go, people will always refer you to TES Clinic if you want to undergo a specific procedure for your face. You can take a look at how the clinic provides service to their clients:
I was referred to Dr Seah by my periodontist. Consulted him & did botox on my masseter muscle to improve my TMJ condition. Dr Seah is very professional & personable. I felt assured and know I am in good hands after consulting him. Procedure went well & painless. Thank you, Dr Seah.- Linda Lee
With clinics like this and the other ones above, you should be able to get the medical help you need to address any issues with your vision. We strongly urge you to see one of these doctors immediately if you have problems with your sight.
Incidentally, note that this is only one of our series of articles for medical resources in the country. For instance, you might also find our lists of the best ENT specialists in Singapore and of the best IVF clinics in Singapore interesting.
*Images are taken from each company’s official websites/social media.