Consultant Eye Specialist

MBBS (S’pore), MMed(Ophth), FAMS, FRCOphth (refraction)

Profile

Dr Huang is an established young consultant ophthalmologist, an emerging leader in glaucoma screening and intervention. He completed his MBBS in 2008, obtained MMed(ophth) in 2012. He was awarded the Ministry of Health Human Manpower Development Program Award (HMDP) and completed his glaucoma fellowship in Sydney Hospital & Westmead Hospital, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia. He has a keen interest in development of community eye screening and home monitoring programs. He is involved in the grant application and successful pilot of the Community & Home Eye Screening Services (CHESS) which won national awards. He has currently obtained grants to develop a comprehensive glaucoma community screening program termed Glaucoma Community-based Augmented Review and Empowerment (G-CARE).

Dr Huang is a growing expert in glaucoma management and cataract management. He specialises in micro-invasive glaucoma surgeries (MIGs), lasers and treatment implants for glaucoma. He actively improves himself to provide leading evidence based cataract and glaucoma MIG surgeries. He also gives MIGs-related glaucoma talks to fellow specialists. He is in the Patient Care Committee of the Glaucoma Association of Singapore.

Besides clinical work, Dr Huang is a passionate teacher and attended many courses to develop teaching techniques/programs. His efforts are recognised with the NHG Teaching Awards for Senior Doctors 2020. He consistently scores excellent teaching scores from students and takes medical students for elective programs.

Dr Huang is active in engaging youths through his church leadership appointments. He is a Core leader and Lead overseer in the Children’s Ministry, New Creation Church. Not deterred by covid-19, he continues to serve in his area of calling and appears on youtube and Instagram videos for the children’s ministry of his church, New Creation Church, Singapore. He was previously involved in grassroots work in the youth executive committee while serving under Buona Vista district.

Other Appointments

Faculty Training committee member (Clinical Lecturer)

Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences

Khoo Teck Puat Hospital, Alexandra Health

Glaucoma lead & Team Member, Community & Home Eye Screening Services

Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences

Khoo Teck Puat Hospital, Alexandra Health

Patient Care Committee

Glaucoma Association of Singapore

Clinical Lecturer

Yong Loo Lin School of Medicine

Adjunct Lecturer

LKC School of Medicine