Established in 2011, USJ Eye Specialist Centre provides optimal service in the medical field of ophthalmology. Founded by Dr. Yap Soon Lek, the centre’s medical director and senior consultant, is a certified LASIK surgeon and Implantable Collamer Lens (ICL) surgeon. With years of extensive experience as an ophthalmologist, Dr. Yap has been consulting and performing cataract surgery not only in Malaysia, but he is also a member of The Royal College of Surgeons in Edinburgh specializing in Ophthalmology.
Dr Yap’s credentials include being a medical graduate from The University of Edinburgh, an accredited Master of Medicine in Ophthalmology from The National University of Singapore, as well as Master of Ophthalmology from The University of Malaya.
Their second consulting ophthalmologist is Dr. Dinesh Kumar, a medical graduate from the Academy of Medicine Malaysia, University of Malaya, and Manipal University in India. Dr. Dinesh is also accredited with a Master of Ophthalmology (MMED) and Bachelor of Medicine MBBS.
Located in Subang Jaya, Selangor, the centre focuses on offering specialized eye care including cataract, glaucoma, and refractive services, as well as consultation on the various treatments for specific eye conditions. It is a fully comprehensive treatment centre that delivers high quality service for all their patients. This is in addition to their range of highly technological medical equipment that befits the ever-evolving demands of modern age medicine.
As a fully accredited Ambulatory Care Centre by the Ministry of Health Malaysia, USJ’s strategically located centre with state-of-the-art equipped facilities make them a well-accomplished establishment giving their patients the confidence needed in seeking the correct treatment. This, coupled with expertly trained and experienced medical technicians and staff, ensure that only the best care are given to people of all ages on a daily basis.
Their services include:
- General eye checks and treatment for both adults and children
- Cataract surgery
- Diabetic eye treatment
- Glaucoma eye treatment
- Eye lid surgery
- Retina and Macula services
- AMD (Age related Macular Degeneration)
- Lasik eye surgery
- ICL (Implantable Collamer Lens)
As a medical health organisation, USJ’s mission statement is “To provide the best ophthalmic care and education to our patients with the fundamental core value in quality assurance.” The centre’s core practices are operated in full compliance with the Ministry of Health’s guidelines in clinical services. They also conduct outreach programs where they help organize and support chronic eye disease screenings along with non-government organizations for the public.
Their on-site facilities include an operating theatre for cataract and lid surgeries, a lasik suite paired with high-definition scan iDesign Advanced CustomVue, as well as a laser treatment room supplying cutting edge YAG capsulotomy, laser peripheral iridotomy, laser retinopexy, and laser photo coagulation. Minor surgical procedures and pre-operation tests are conducted at treatment and investigation rooms, the refraction room are specifically for visual acuity tests and refraction.
There is also a recovery room for post treatments as well as a waiting lounge with complimentary Wifi. Patients who have treatments by appointment have the use of reserved parking spaces right in front of the centre, and visiting patients may find parking within the adjacent vicinity.
Location and Details
Address: 39, Jalan USJ 10/1F, Taipan Business Centre, Subang Jaya 47620
Tel: +603 8011 8033
Hours: Monday to Friday 9am – 6pm, Saturday 9am – 5pm, Sunday closed
Book: Book appointments online here.
*This article first appeared in Expat magazine (March 2019 issue). Subscribe here!