Conveniently located at Mount Elizabeth Medical Centre in Orchard Road, Dr. Leo Adult & Paediatric Eye Specialist Pte is a one-stop shop centre equipped with a full range of ophthalmic machines and staffed by a multi-disciplinary team of eye specialists. The clinic, which specialises in Strabismus Surgery, Bladeless Cataract Surgery, Paediatric Ophthalmology, Glaucoma Management, and Myopia Control, was established by Dr. Leo Seo Wei, a renowned ophthalmologist, who is deeply committed to providing premium quality eye care not just to local patients but also to medical travelers.
Dr. Leo Seo Wei, who is also the clinic’s Senior Consultant Ophthalmologist, graduated from the National University in Singapore where she was awarded the Gold Medal & Book Prize in Ophthalmology. She completed her basic specialist training in Singapore National Eye Care Centre and obtained her Membership at the Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh in 2000 and Master of Medicine in 2001. With her years of experience and expertise, she firmly believes that preserving the vision of her patients is a pre-requisite to improve the quality of their lives and succeed in their endeavors.
Dr. Leo Seo Wei, a senior consultant ophthalmologist, completed her medical studies at the National University of Singapore in 1996. She then went on to complete her specialist training at the Singapore National Eye Centre, National University Hospital, and Tan Tock Seng Hospital. In 2000, she received her membership at the Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh. The following year, she completed her Master of Medicine (Ophthalmology). Before establishing her private practice, Dr. Leo Seo Wei was a Senior Consultant at the Department of Ophthalmology at the Tan Tock Seng Hospital. She was also the head of Paediatric Ophthalmology and Strabismus of the National Healthcare Group Eye Institute. Dr. Leo is not only a renowned eye specialist in Singapore, but also well known in the field of Ophthalmology around the world. She has published numerous articles on a variety of topics that were presented at international conferences in Asia, Europe, and the United States. In some of those conferences, Dr. Leo was invited to hold workshops and perform live surgery. Children have a special place in Dr. Leo’s heart, which is why she also specialises in providing vision treatment for children with learning disabilities including advanced cataract surgery. She is one of a few surgeons in Singapore who is qualified to perform femtosecond laser-assisted cataract surgery. Dr. Leo loves to communicate with her patients, which is why she is fluent in English, Mandarin, Japanese, Bahasa, and a few other Chinese dialects.