Eye Specialists in KL and Selangor


Don’t take your eyes for granted! From glaucoma to macular degeneration to cataracts, certain eye conditions can occur at any age and sometimes with very little symptoms. Your eyes can also play a role in divulging other health problems such as diabetes or cancer. Safeguarding your sight is the key to all things healthy.  In order to keep your peepers healthy for life, you need to start protecting them today. Here is a list of few good eye specialists and eye clinics around Malaysia that you can visit today!

  1. Prof Muhaya Eye & Lasik Centre

Address: Prof Muhaya Eye & Lasik Centre (PMELC), S-29, Pearl Avenue, Jalan Pasir Emas, Sungai Chua, Kajang, 43000, Selangor

Contact number: +603 8741 5138

Prof. Dr. Muhaya used to be full time eye specialist in Prince Court Medical Centre (PCMC) before setting up her own clinic in Sg. Chua, Kajang. The name of her clinic is Prof. Muhaya Eye & Lasik Centre (PMELC). She still serves at PCMC, but only on Tuesdays. Since she is a muslimah eye doctor, before any procedures she will recite a few verses of Al-Quran. Her clinic is very popular, therefore, it is better to reach there early before the queue builds up. Her consultations are fast and efficient but the eye procedures might take a longer time. Her charges will be slightly higher if compare with other clinics but her treatments are effective. She specialises in Lasik Surgery that corrects common vision problem such as far-sightedness, near-sightedness and astigmatism. She written a few motivational books and she will her autograph upon request. She is very motherly. The clinic accepts payment through credit card and instalments.


  1. Dr Kenneth Fong Choong Sian

Address: Eye Centre, Level 1, Sunway Medical Centre, No 5, Jalan Lagoon Selatan, Bandar Sunway, 47500, Selangor

Contact number: +603 7491 6585

Dr Wong is serving in Sunway Medical Centre (SMC). He treats patients who suffer from eye diseases such as astigmatism, cataracts, complex eye problems, degenerative myopia, and several types of eye infections, glaucoma and AMD (age-related macular degeneration). Not only that, Dr Wong is also experienced in long-sightedness, retinal disorders and conjunctivitis where he carried out procedures such as cataract surgery, eye surgeries, laser eye surgery, retinal detachment surgery, trabeculectomy and many others.  He speak fluently in English, Malay, Mandarin and Cantonese. He wrote a blog that helps in solving consumer questions that related to any eye problems. He will try his best to solve all the question. He had been writing a lot of articles on eyes health and also done many related interviews. He is popular because of his research and vast knowledge on topics that related to eyes. He often gives talks in different places to create awareness about the importance on taking good care of the eyes. With a wife who is a dietician, they both wrote a book called “Food for the eyes" which was an award winning book.


  1. Dr Choong Eye Specialist

Address: 2-0, Lorong Batu Nilam 3A, Bandar Bukit Tinggi, 41200, Selangor

Contact number: +603 3323 0008

Dr. Choong Yih Sheng is an ophthalmologist in Dr. Choong Eye Specialist. This is his own eye specialist’s centre which is located at Bukit Tinggi, Klang. The clinic is popular because of his friendliness. He used to be a full time eye doctor in International Specialist Eye Centre (ISEC), although with his own centre, he still works as a part time doctor in ISEC and also Tung Shin Hospital. His waiting time is quite long, minimum waiting time will be one hour. You can have any types of eye check-up or treatment here. Whether it just an itchy eye or Lasik surgery, he is much more experienced in this field. Many people bring their parents here to get their eye cataract surgery. There is no mention on how his charges are, but looking at the waiting line in his clinic it must be worth it. If you don’t go early, you might have to wait for a long time. If you are not just going for a normal eye check-up, it will be better for you to call in and make an appointment before visit to his centre. He is one of the best eye specialists in Klang Valley. Many consumer recommend him due to his professional skills and friendly gestures.


  1. Dr Kok Howe Sen

Address: 96, Jalan Gasing, 46000, Selangor.

Contact number: +603 7960 8622, +6012 507 6989, +6012 588 2088

Dr. Kok was trained in the United Kingdom higher surgical training program at the Wessex Deanery. He did uveitis and ocular immunology sub-specialist training at Moorfields Eye Hospital in London. Dr. Kok has served in National University of Malaysia (UKM) where he gave advises on complex management cases. He had presented and published over 60 papers in international and national meeting, journals and continues to lead research at the ISEC. He also owned his own clinic, Kok & Kok Eye Specialist Clinic which is located in Petaling Jaya and a branch in Klang that managed by his brother who is also an eye specialist. The doctor is very friendly and efficient in doing his job as they are many patients who visit his clinic. His fees are fairly cheap and reasonable. In addition to medical diseases of the retina, e.g. macular degeneration and diabetic retinopathy, Dr. Kok has particular sub-specialist interest in uveitis and ocular inflammation as well as complex forms of glaucoma such as rubeosis, angle closure and he also performs cataract and pterygium surgeries.


  1. Fong Eye Clinic

Address: No 50, 5th Floor, Medical Specialist Centre, Jalan Pudu, 55100, Kuala Lumpur

Contact number: +603 2078 4184, +6011 2078 2273

The ophthalmologist serving in this clinic is Dr. Andrew Fong Chun Heng. The clinic is located at Jalan Pudu, KL City which is opposite Pudu Bus Station. Dr. Andrew Fong is a friendly and caring doctor. He specialises in paediatric ophthalmology. He is close with children. Many parents bring their children to him for annual eye check-up. He tries to discourage kids from wearing glasses at a young age as it might worsen the sight. He has a Facebook page where he always publishing articles on how to keep your eye healthy. His clinic is always busy and not only here, but also while serving at CMH-Medical Centre and Tung Shin Hospital. Since it’s nearby to each other, he does a trip to all 3 places once at a time. After completed his medical degree in India, he continued to specialise in ophthalmology in England. With his friendly and caring gestures, there is no wonder why many patients choose to visit his clinic for eye treatment. He treats patients suffer from common vision problems such as astigmatism, cataracts, complex eye problems, degenerative myopia and etc.


  1. Indah Specialist Eye Centre

Address: 75 & 77, Jalan Indah 15/2, Taman Bukit Indah, Johor Bahru, 81200, Johor

Contact number: +607 239 5399

Indah Specialist Eye Centre is situated in Bukit Indah (Johor Bahru). The specialist centre is owned and operated by three ophthalmologists to provide comprehensive eye care and treatment. Since its establishment, the centre had been serving Nusajaya and the surrounding areas patients with premier eye care. It offers the best in patient care and uses the most advanced, proven techniques and technology. The specialist centre also serves as a community referral centre by providing solutions to various complicated eye conditions and offers an extensive array of eye care services including retinal, cataract, and oculoplastic surgery. The eye doctors do their best on providing personalized service that is only available where doctors develop a continuous and lasting relationship with patients. They try to create awareness on eye disease by providing free eye health education materials to reduce the number of blind cases or serious visual impairment.


  1. International Specialist Eye Centre (ISEC)

Address: Level 7 & 8, Centrepoint South, The Boulevard, 59200, Kuala Lumpur

Contact number: +603 2284 8989, +603 2284 0070

International Specialist Eye Centre (ISEC) is located at Mid Valley Kuala Lumpur and Penang Jalan Burma. They are the centres of Ophthalmology, specifically in clinical care, teaching and research regarding the same field. It is a one stop centre for all types of eye care. Whether the expert you need is an ophthalmologist or optometrist. ISEC provides a full range of tertiary specialty services, ranging from sophisticated laser eye surgery (LASIK), to the most complex vitreoretinal, orbital reconstruction and complex corneal transplantation surgeries. The eye specialist centre is popular among both locals and foreign patients. They have many ophthalmologists and optometrists that are experts in their specialised fields. Although there are many eye doctors here, due to their popularity, patients complained that the waiting time is very long. It can go up to 2 hours. It is advised to book an appointment in advance and arrive an hour earlier before your session. The prices range is relatively high compare with others. Their staffs are well trained and act professionally in serving the patients who visit the centre.


  1. Tun Hussein Onn National Eye Hospital (THONEH)

Address: The Tun Hussein Onn National Eye Hospital, Lot 2, Lorong Utara B, Petaling Jaya, 46200, Selangor

Contact number: +603 7718 1588

THONEH is a government eye hospital located in Petaling Jaya. It is owned by the Malaysian Association for the Blinds (MAB) and was built in 1986 by late Prime Minister Tun Hussein Onn. They are open 24 hours like the general hospital for out-patients and there are 60 beds available for in-patients. They also have Optometry services including fitting of contact lenses and spectacles. The hospital is divided into few centres which offer the modern Ladar Vision Custom LASIK, Scans, with the doctors having different sub-specialty such as Glaucoma, Corneal, Vitreo-Retinal, Oculoplasty, Paediatric-Ophthalmology, Neuro-Ophthalmology, Diabetic Retinopathy and Refractive Surgery. The service here is of good quality and is done by experieced eye specialists. The waiting time is bearable since there are many ophthalmologists here.  The price is determined largely by the specific doctor, in general the price range is slightly higher but still acceptable. 


  1. Dr Wong Yiing Cheong

Address: No 6, Jalan 1/96A, Taman Cheras Makmur, Cheras, 56100, Kuala Lumpur

Contact number: +603 9131 8131, +603 9131 8123

This eye doctor is specializes in eye operations and aims to provide quality ophthalmic care at an affordable cost. He provide treatments for cataracts, oculoplastics, and retina examination and diagnosis. He is expertise includes glaucoma, eye positioning corrective surgeries, and all eye-related procedures. Prof. Wong was employed by the Singapore National Eye Centre from 2001 to 2005, and had worked with some of the best Eye Surgeons in Singapore. He was selected for and trained under the highly competitive “Advanced Specialist Training” scheme in Ophthalmology. He then set-up and administered an Eye Centre after his own name, Wong Yiing Cheong Specialist Eye Centre in Taman Cheras Makmur, upon his return to Kuala Lumpur in 2005. Prof Wong is also a part-time consultant ophthalmologist at Tung Shin Hospital, Kuala Lumpur and a visiting consultant ophthalmologist at the Pantai Cheras Medical Centre, Kuala Lumpur. You might find him expensive, so be prepared to have big budget.


  1. OPTIMAX Eye Specialist

Address: Unit 2-2-1, Bangunan AHP, Jalan Tun Fuad 3, 60000, Kuala Lumpur

Contact number: +603 7722 3177, 1800 88 1201

OPTIMAX is one of the most well-known eye centres in Malaysia. The main headquarters are at TTDI, Kuala Lumpur and having branches in Selangor, Johor, Penang, Sarawak and Seremban. It is well-known for laser refractive surgery, offering refractive surgery helping people to reduce their dependency on corrective lenses. The services given here are very professional. All their staffs are well trained. They have their own trained optometrists that will check your eyes before you go in for the next procedure. The waiting time is shorten because of this. Since, they are famous for their LASIK surgery, they have their own after surgery pouch which has the medications to be consumed, a sunglasses and also an appointment card where you have to meet the ophthalmologist post-surgery for the given time. There will another 3-4 visits post-surgery to see the recovery progress of your eyes. The prices here might be slightly expensive compare to other places but the service given comes with a guarantee and warranty. So, you don’t have to worry!

So, this were the 10 eye experts that are good for your eye care. If you are looking for more choices on eye specialists, you can do that! If you have other suggestions, you comment below or contact us. We will look forward on your feedbacks! At the same time, hope this shortlist is helpful for you.