Medical Director and Senior Consultant
Lee Hung Ming Eye Centre ( formerly known as Parkway Eye Centre )
Prior to his current appointment, Dr Lee was formerly the Head of LASIK surgery in 2 of Singapore’s premier hospitals — Tan Tock Seng Hospital (TTSH) and National University Hospital (NUH). Dr Lee made a mid-career switch from public to private service recently in May 2007 and he quipped it as a mid-life crisis decision.
Dr Lee is S’pore’s Everest LASIK surgeon, he did LASIK for Mr Khoo Swee Chiow and the 2009 Womens’ Team.
A sought-after speaker at many international and regional eye meetings, Dr Lee was awarded the ACE Award, the highest educator award for training Asia-Pacific surgeons in cataract and refractive surgery, by the Asia-Pacific Society of Cataract & Refractive Surgery in 1994.
Unknown to many, he decided to be an eye doctor after losing his grandmother to eye disease and blindness.
Dr Lee was the state badminton player for his hometown in Kelantan, Malaysia. Educated in Singapore as an ASEAN Scholar, he was a versatile sportsman who played 6 sports for NUS Medical Faculty and captained the NUS Badminton Team. Apparently, he spent all his time on a badminton court, or courting his wife Dr Janet Lee. They are now happily married with 4 children. Dr Lee Hung Ming was the president of the student union in King Edward VII Hall in NUS. He was awarded the “Mr KE VIIian” award for an all-round achievement in leadership and sports.
Our team of nurses with experience in clinical ophthalmology is dedicated to providing quality nursing care to our patients. They are equipped to assist the doctor in surgeries and during outpatient sessions. We also pride ourselves in attending to patients’ needs and enquiries in the shortest time possible.
Our resident optometrists are trained and experienced in performing various ocular examinations including refraction as well as corneal and retinal scans.
In acquiring data of the eye, we believe in keeping up to date with new technologies is key.
We have 2 dedicated executives to assist with administrative tasks and processing of payments and claims.
Our CSEs are authorized to perform e- filling for insurance claims. They also assist with booking of appointments.