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Ophthalmology Department

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About
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Department of Ophthalmology is located at 2nd Floor CRL Building and facing Department of Otorhinolaringology.

Vision
The department vision is to become an Institution of excellence in the field of Ophthalmology.

Mission


Teaching

  • MBBS – To teach on basic in ophthalmology so candidates will had enough knowledge of eye disease and know when to refer to specialist.
  • In Post Graduate programme, our mission is to produce competent ophthalmologist to help overcome the shortage in the country.
  • Nurses, Paramedical Group and public – to input the knowledge relevant to the group needs.

Clinical Services
To provide excellent clinical service and to upgrade by providing sub-specialised services.

Research
To encourage and increase the number of research projects and help contribute to the advancement of ophthalmology in the country

 
History
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The department of Ophthalmology was established in 1964. The department is situated on the 2nd floor of the CRL building and housed the Head of Department’s room, main office, department’s library, seminar room , lecturer’s rooms and a Wet lab.

Since its conception, the department had been actively teaching the undergraduate students of Faculty of Medicine, University of Malaya. In 1992, it started its Master of Ophthalmology programme and since then had trained many ophthalmologists to serve the country. In addition, the department is also involved in the teaching of nurses, primary care physicians and sport medicine specialists.

Currently there are 13 lecturers/ophthalmologist and 2 Trainee lecturers in the department.

 
Staff
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MEDICAL LECTURERS
Bil   Name Email Contact
1   Dr. Azida Juana Wan Ab Kadir   zazidajuana@um.edu.m 03-7949 2060
2   Dr. Tengku Ain Fathlun Tengku Kamalden   taftkamalden@um.edu.my 03-7949 2060
3   Dr. Nor Fadhilah Mohamad   Dr. Nor Fadhilah Mohamad 03-7949 2060
1   Dr. Fazliana Ismail   fazliana@um.edu.my 03-7949 2060
LECTURERS
Bil Name Email Contact
1 None    
TRAINEE LECTURERS
Bil Name Email Contact
1 None    

 

PROFESSOR
Bil   Name Email Contact
1  Nor Alwani Ibrahim   waniey@um.edu.my 03-7949 2060
2  Fahmi Sjafri  fahmy_med@um.edu.my 03-7949 2060
3  Mohd Fareed M.Radzi  bob_89@um.edu.my 03-7949 2060

 

 
Academic Programme
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Undergraduate

MBBS – To teach on basic in ophthalmology so candidates will had enough knowledge of eye disease and know when to refer to specialist.
In Post Graduate programme, our mission is to produce competent ophthalmologist to help overcome the shortage in the country.
Nurses, Paramedical Group and public – to input the knowledge relevant to the group needs.

The Department of Ophthalmology, University of Malaya began conducting post-graduate teaching, leading to the degree of Master of Ophthalmology Degree in 1992.

Postgraduate

The Master of Ophthalmology programme is a clinical coursework programme in which the research component comprises less than thirty (30) percent of the whole programme of study.

More info click here Master of Ophthalmology Degree

 
Research
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  • Early Changes in Intraocular Pressure Following Panretinal Photocoagualation
  • May 2004
  • Ocular Hypotonic Effect Obtained with Digital Massage : A Comparison Between Primary Open Angle Glaucoma and Non-Glaucomatous Eyes
  • May 2004
  • Refractive Errors in Medical Students of University of Malaya with Particular Emphasis on Myopia
  • May 2004
  • Screening of Refractive Errors & Ocular Morbidity Among Primary School Children
  • November 2004
  • Variation of Retinal Nerve Fibre Layer Thickness Measurements with Age Ethnicity by Scanning Laser Polarimetry in Normal Malaysian Population
  • May 2005
 
Services
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The Department of Ophthalmology offers a comprehensive subspecialty services. The eye clinic is situated on the Ground Floor of the Menara Utama of UMMC. All clinic procedures and consultation are done in this clinic.

SUBSPECIALTY CLINIC DAY’S (am / pm )
Glaucoma Thursday (am to pm)
Vitreoretinal Tuesday (pm)
Paediatric Ophthalmology Wednesday (am)
Ocular Immunology,Infections And Inflammation Monday (pm)
Cornea Monday (pm)
Oculoplastic Friday (am)
clinic    specular_microscope

All new patients that presents to the clinic will be creened by the doctor in charged on that day. Urgent cases will be asked to register and be seen on the same day. Non-urgent cases will be given an appointment on another day.

Follow-up cases are seen according to the specialist that was designated to each patient. In each team headed by a specialist, there are medical officers that are also responsible to these patients.

Operations are done through out the week. There are 2 elective OT, 2 day care OT and a fortnightly semi-emergency OT.

Ophthalmology in-patient cases are admitted to Ward 7TE, located at the 7th floor of the Menara Timur of University Malaya Medical Centre.

For appointment, please call the appointment counter at 03-7949 2353.
For enquiry of clinic services please call the clinic at 03-7949 2396 or the department
at 03-7949 2060

Last Updated: 05/12/2018