Optimax Eye Specialist Centre was founded in 1995 with the goal to drastically improve the quality of eye care in Malaysia. Its vision is to become the industry’s game-changer by consistently introducing advanced technologies and innovations that would push humanity forward and change lives. After more than 20 years, the clinic has realised its goals and reached numerous milestones including pioneering laser vision correction in Malaysia and becoming the first and only eye specialist centre to be awarded the prestigious ISO 9001:2000 Certificate for Refractive Surgery.
The clinic’s laser vision correction services include advanced surface ablation (ASA), traditional blade-LASIK, Femto-LASIK, and ReLex SMILE, the latest advancement in laser eye surgery. It also offers Ortho-K, eye examinations, corporate eye screening, and manages a wide range of eye diseases and ocular conditions.
The clinic is staffed by internationally-trained eye specialists with advanced surgical expertise and decades of combined experience.
Dr. Chuah Kay Leong is an internationally-trained eye surgeon specialising in cataract and refractive surgeries. His areas of expertise include phacoemulsification, corneal cross-linking, Yag capsulotomy, laser peripheral iridotomy, and argon laser (for the treatment of glaucoma, diabetic eye disease and retinal holes and tears). Practicing for over 18 years, he is credited for being the first surgeon in Malaysia to perform the revolutionary ReLex SMILE.
Prof. Dr. Chua Chung Nen is an internationally-trained ophthalmic surgeon specialising in eyelid surgery with subspecialty training in cataract, glaucoma, strabismus, and corneal graft. He has over 27 years of experience and is one of the few eye doctors in Malaysia to obtain the Certificate of Completion of Surgical Training (CSST) from the General Medical Council in London, United Kingdom.
Dr. Stephen Chung Soon Hee is an ophthalmic surgeon specialising in refractive surgery. With over 32 years of experience and having performed more than 25,000 laser vision correction procedures, he is one of the most sought after eye surgeon in the region. Among the services he provides include Femto-LASIK, ReLex SMILE, advanced surface ablation (ASA), keratoconus treatment, and Ortho-K.