An eye opener to your health

Eye opener to your health
17 May 2022 07.00 PM - 09.00 PM NTU Alumni Club SR606 Alumni
Organised by:
NTU Alumni Club

90% of people suffering from Glaucoma are unaware of it.
80% of people with long-standing diabetes will develop Diabetic Retinopathy.
75% of teenagers in Singapore have myopia and are dependent on glasses.

These are the statistics for some of the major eye conditions among adults and children in Singapore.

In this talk, join Mr Ken Tong, President of Singapore Optometric Association and Founder of Eyesight.sg as he shares tips on managing good eye health. Learn about the risk factors, signs and symptoms of different eye conditions and how it is related to our body. 

Get a free glaucoma eye pressure test at the end of the talk. 

What you'll learn:

  • How comprehensive eye exams can detect 20 different health conditions
  • Common eye conditions - cause, effect and treatments
  • Why is it important to go for yearly preventive eye health comprehensive screening
This talk is organised by the NTU Alumni Club.

Fees: Free (members); S$5 (non-members)

Registration closes on Monday, 16 May 2022, 12.00pm.

Speaker:

  • Mr Ken Tong, President of Singapore Optometric Association and Founder of Eyesight.sg
    Ken is the current President of the Singapore Optometric Association and sits on the advisory panel for several government initiatives to champion community optometry. He founded eyesight.sg to advocate primary eye care, and improve the lives of others. In his practice, Ken focuses on driving impactful solutions by helping his patients make informed decisions through education and differentiated experiences.