Dr Tony Chen
MBChB, MMed, FRANZCO, Ophthalmic Surgeon and Physician
Cataract and Refractive Surgeon, General and Comprehensive Ophthalmology
“Dr Chen aims to provide the highest quality eye surgery. He believes in clear communication and patient-centred care. Dr Chen strives to empower his patients with evidence-based knowledge to tailor individual needs.”
After graduating in Medicine and Surgery from the University of Otago, New Zealand and completing Master of Medicine (Ophthalmic Science) at the University of Sydney, Dr Chen underwent specialist ophthalmology training at Sydney Eye Hospital. He further completed a fellowship in comprehensive ophthalmology as the Senior Registrar at Royal North Shore Hospital in Sydney.
Dr Chen then travelled abroad to complete three further subspecialty fellowships in Medical Retina (Taiwan), Cataract and Refractive Surgery (Australia), and Manual Small Incision Cataract Surgery (Solomon Islands, Alice Springs NT). He was awarded the prestigious Sydney Eye Hospital Alumni Association Travelling Scholarship.
Dr Chen takes pride in keeping up-to-date with the evidence and latest advances in ophthalmology and is actively involved in research. He has written several publications and has presented at multiple conferences. He has also been involved in the training of future Ophthalmologists as a former Clinical Associate Lecturer and current Adjunct Lecturer at the University of New South Wales.
Besides English, Dr Chen is fluent in Chinese, Mandarin, Taiwanese and basic Cantonese.
Specialty services include but not limited to:
- Micro-incisional Cataract surgery, with premium intraocular lenses and secondary laser treatment combinations, to ensure the best refractive outcomes.
- Vision Correction procedures using laser vision correction and lens implantation for treating long- or short-sightedness, astigmatism and presbyopia.
- Keratoconus management including Collagen Cross-Linking to achieve stability.
- Comprehensive Ophthalmology