Dr. Marc Tay is a senior consultant ophthalmologist with over 25 years of practice experience. His areas of specialty lie in laser vision correction or laser refractive surgery, including ReLEx Smile, iLASIK, LASIK, LASEK, and Epi-LASIK. His services also include general ophthalmology, small incision cataract surgery, and management of patients with glaucoma, dry eyes, retinal diseases, eye infections, and diabetic eye disease.
He completed his MBBS at the National University of Singapore and had accumulated experience and expertise while working at Singapore General Hospital, Toa Payoh Hospital, Tan Tock Seng Hospital, and Singapore National Eye Centre. He also served at Singapore Armed Forces for five years before he went into private practice.
He is a founding member of the Singapore National Eye Centre’s Laser Vision Centre and a Fellow of the Academy of Medicine of Singapore (FAMS), Royal College of Ophthalmologists (United Kingdom), and the Royal College of Surgeons of Glasgow (FRCS).
Singapore Medical Group Limited (SMG) is a fast-growing public-listed healthcare organisation which strives to innovate and build on a vision of providing evidencebased healthcare services through its Centres of Excellence, with the resolute aim to deliver the highest quality of care matched with stringent management and clinical standards. The Group has a wide network of subsidiaries and partners in Singapore and overseas that continue to break new grounds in the provision of healthcare services. Incorporated in 2005, SMG received its ISO quality management system certification from Swiss, American and United Kingdom accreditation bodies, and this strongly attests to international quality standards.
The Lasik Surgery Clinic is a one-stop eye specialist centre in Singapore that offers comprehensive eye care, ranging from annual eye screening to advanced refractive surgery. It was established to provide local and international patients with more options that better suit their specific conditions, preference, lifestyle, and resources. It offers general ophthalmology services and specialises in a comprehensive suite of refractive surgical procedures, including ReLEx® SMILE, LASIK and advanced surface ablation (EPI-LASIK and LASEK). ReLEx® SMILE is the latest vision correction procedure that minimises post-operative discomfort and side effects. The clinic uses the most advanced diagnostic equipment for the development of personalised vision correction plan. It also uses the next generation system that employs femtosecond laser technology to deliver better treatment outcomes. The LASiK Surgery Clinic, a Singapore Medical Group clinic, is conveniently located at Paragon Medical on Orchard Road in Singapore. Its eye specialists are Dr. Marc Tay (the founding member of the Laser Vision Centre, Singapore National Eye Centre) and Dr. Eugene Tay (fellowship-trained in refractive surgery [Gimbel Eye Centre] and oculoplastic surgery [Moorfields Eye Hospital]), both senior consultant ophthalmologists with decades of practice experience. They are two of the few eye surgeons in Singapore trained in ReLEx SMILE. Clinic Highlights * Advanced surface ablation * Cataract & multifocal implant surgery * Epi-LASIK * General ophthalmology * Glaucoma management * iLASIK * LASEK * LASIK * Oculoplastic surgery * Photo-refractive keratectomy (PRK) * Refractive surgery * ReLEx® SMILE * Retinal disease management