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Fellowship Exchange

National University Hospital, Orbit & Oculofacial Fellowship, Singapore

Preceptors:

  • Dr Gangadhara Sundar
  • Dr Shantha Amrith

Number of Fellowships.

  • One Full time fellow
  • Short term observerships

Eligibility & Experience required

  • Qualified ophthalmologists with good general ophthalmic surgical experience and with basic Oculoplastic exposure
  • Basic degree registrable with the Singapore medical council (smc.gov.sg)
  • Referral letters from Ophthalmologists/Oculoplastic Surgeons of repute
  • Personal statement with stated goals of fellowship training and career plans

Normal duration of Fellowship

  • 12 months.
  • Fellows usually appointed 6-12 months ahead.
  • Interview required for all applicants. (but may be telephone interview)

Observership

Observership, subject to need and qualification.


Training offered:

Eyelid, Lacrimal, Orbit, Facial
Clinical research is an essential requirement for Oculoplastic Fellows.


Timetable

Oculoplastic clinics, minor procedure rooms, major operating theatre, Weekly educational sessions


Access to other specialties

  • Plastic Surgery
  • ENT
  • Imaging
  • Pathology

Accommodation

Arrangements by candidates


Contact details

Fellowship Coordinator, Department of Ophthalmology, National University hospital,
Singapore, 1E Kent Ridge Road, Singapore 119228.
Email: noorlella_mohd_hussein@nuhs.edu.sg


Sites of Work

National University Hospital.