Adjunct Prof Lim Tock Han


Deputy Group CEO (Education and Research) National Healthcare Group, Singapore

Senior Consultant, NHG Eye Institute, Tan Tock Seng Hospital, Singapore

Adj. Professor, Lee Kong Chian School of Medicine and School of Material Science Engineering, Nanyang Technology University, Singapore

Clinical Associate Professor, Yong Loo Lin School of Medicine, National University of Singapore.

Visiting Professor, Universiti Kembangsaan Malaysia.


Adj Prof Lim Tock Han is the immediate past director of NHG Eye Institute, Tan Tock Seng Hospital. He was fellowship trained in Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Mn, USA. Among his clinical and research interests are Age-Related Macular Degeneration (AMD) and Polypoidal Choroidal Vasculopathy (PCV). He has pioneered the use of Confocal Scanning Laser Indocyanine Angiography (CSLO-ICGA) in the region for the diagnosis and treatment of PCV, culminating in the setting up of the region's first PCV imaging reading center, Fundus Imaging Reading Centre (FIRC) and the first prospective randomized controlled trial of PCV, EVEREST Trial (by Novartis)