MBBS, M.MED (Ophth), FRCS (Ed) and FRCOphth (Lond), FAMS
Group Medical Director
Director of Corneal Services
Dr Julian Theng Thiam Siew
Dr Julian Theng Thiam Siew graduated from the National University of Singapore
(NUS) in 1992 with MBBS degree. Obtained post graduate qualifications, MMED (Ophth),
FRCS (Edinburgh) and FRCOhpth (London), which included a special module in optics and refraction.
As a cornea specialist, Dr. Theng is renowned in the areas of corneal transplants, LASIK & refractive
surgery as well as cataract surgery, having performed many of such surgeries.
With special interest
in the field of Presbyopia treatments, Dr. Theng is well-regarded for his expertise in performing
multifocal Intra-Ocular Lens (IOL) implant surgeries. In 2008, he was selected to be Singapore's
representative surgeon to conduct the Phase 4 Clinical FDA Approval Trial for the new Restor +3.00ADD
multifocal lens implant and was also Asia's representative to implant the first pair of Acrysof
Phakic IOL Lens in Singapore.
A sought-after speaker who has spoken at global conferences, such as
the World Ophthalmology Congress and many more. He has travelled the world to lecture and teach on
such presbyopia treatments, Dr Theng is also a member of the Editorial Board for the Journal of
Cataract & Refractive Surgery Today (CRST) Europe.