My name is Dr Vanessa Naseem Neoh

 

I’m a board certified Consultant Ophthalmologist & Oculoplastic Surgeon at Island Hospital Penang.

MBBS (Belg), FRCS Ophthalmology (Glasgow), AM, CCFT Oculoplastic (Holland, Singapore, Malaysia).

 


 

Certified Eye Plastic Surgeon

 

Ministry of Health & Academy of medicine Board Certification in Ophthalmological Subspeciality of Eye Plastic Surgery and Reconstruction.

A fine blend of the art and science of Ophthalmology and plastic surgery. It requires dedication, commitment and finesse to marry the two fields together, something an eye plastic surgeon is trained for. 

Excellence Service Award

 

Dr Vanessa was awarded the Excellence Service Award 2015 by Malaysian Ministry of Health for starting and leading the Eye Plastic Unit at Penang General Hospital.

Areas Of Interest

 

Focusing on Cataract Surgery with Customised Refractive Lenses and training younger surgeons in cataract surgery.

Apart from disorders of the eyelid, tear passage and orbit, Dr Vanessa has a passion for Aesthetic Eye plastic surgery, children with eye plastic and squint disorders.

Consultant Opthalmologist & Oculoplastic Surgeon in Island Hospital Penang

My name is Dr Vanessa Naseem Neoh

I’m a board certified Consultant Ophthalmologist & Oculoplastic Surgeon at Island Hospital Penang.

MBBS (Belg), FRCS Ophthalmology (Glasgow), AM, CCFT Oculoplastic (Holland, Singapore, Malaysia).
 

Certified Eye Plastic Surgeon

Ministry of Health & Academy of medicine Board Certification in Ophthalmological Subspeciality of Eye Plastic Surgery and Reconstruction.

A fine blend of the art and science of Ophthalmology and plastic surgery. It requires dedication, commitment and finesse to marry the two fields together, something an eye plastic surgeon is trained for. 

Excellence Service Award

Dr Vanessa was awarded the Excellence Service Award 2015 by Malaysian Ministry of Health for starting and leading the Eye Plastic Unit at Penang General Hospital.

Areas Of Interest

Focusing on Cataract Surgery with Customised Refractive Lenses and training younger surgeons in cataract surgery.

Apart from disorders of the eyelid, tear passage and orbit, Dr Vanessa has a passion for Aesthetic Eye plastic surgery, children with eye plastic and squint disorders.

A Little Introduction

Qualifications

Dr Vanessa became a fellow of the Royal College of Surgeons (Ophthalmology) Glasgow in 2004. She is an experienced and versatile cataract surgeon. She firmly believes that cataract surgery should be customized to each patient (using modern technology and advanced lenses) to give the best visual outcome. She has been involved in conducting courses and training younger surgeons in cataract surgery.

Award & Participation

She started the Eye Plastic Unit in the Penang General Hospital and was leading the Oculoplastic Faculty. For the above reason she was bestowed the Excellence Service Award by the Ministry of Health, Malaysia in 2015. Apart from that she was actively involved in teaching the postgraduate Masters in Ophthalmology students and undergraduate students of the Penang Medical College.

Sub-Specialty in Eye Plastic

She has pursued further training in the subspecialty of Eye Plastic Surgery in the Rotterdam Eye Hospital in Holland, National University Hospital in Singapore and Serdang Hospital Malaysia. She was board certified in the subspecialty of Eye Plastic Surgery. Being trained in various corners of the globe gives her a broader perspective and understanding of the uniqueness each ethnicity has to offer.

Eye plastic surgery or Oculoplastic surgery is a general term used to represent a variety of procedures that involve the orbit, eyelids, tear ducts, and the face. Ocular reconstructive surgery, aesthetic eyelid surgery, facial plastic surgery, and cosmetic procedures fall into this category.  

Areas Of Focus

  • Cataract Surgery
  • Aesthetic Eye Plastic Surgery like double eyelid, droopy eyelid, browlift, eyebag and midface rejuvenation, Botox® injection
  • Paediatric Ophthalmology, children with eye plastic, squint and other eye disorders
  • Glaucoma, diabetes, medical retina disorders and external ocular diseases
  • Tear duct disorders and squint surgery
  • Orbital trauma and reconstruction
  • Thyroid Eye disease, eyelid and orbital cancer
  • Facial nerve palsy and non-invasive facial rejuvenation

Publications & Presentations

She has had various local and international publications and presentations. She has also reviewed papers in the field of Eye Plastic surgery. She has authored papers on the uniqueness of East Asian Eyelids (Oriental) and their various abnormalities and their management.

Languages Spoken

  • Bahasa Malaysia
  • Bahasa Indonesia
  • English
  • Tamil
  • Hokkien
  • Hindi

CONTACT US TODAY

 

General Line: 
+604 2288 222

Direct Line:
+604 2383 491 / +604 2383 499

Address:
308 Macalister Road 10450 Penang Malaysia

Email: 
vanessaneoh@islandhospital.com

 

CONTACT US TODAY

 

General Line: 
+604 2288 222

Direct Line:
+604 2383 491 / +604 2383 499

Address:
308 Macalister Road 10450 Penang Malaysia

Email: 
vanessaneoh@islandhospital.com

 

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