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The Hospital opened in 1992 to replace the Yaumatei Eye Centre as a secondary and tertiary eye referral centre. Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences of the Chinese University of Hong Kong is housed in the Hospital and it integrates with Hospital’s clinical services. It provides undergraduate training for the medical students of the Chinese University of Hong Kong in Ophthalmology. Hong Kong Eye Hospital provides regular training programmes in Ophthalmology for Family Medicine trainees, medical students, student nurses, optometry students as well as private practitioners.

Scope of Services

Specialties: Ophthalmic Services (including a Triage Unit and Surgical Service)

Vision Mission Values


  • Centre of excellence in ophthalmology care, training and research


  • To provide quality eye care for the preservation and promotion of healthy vision through teamwork


  • Professional, Passionate, People-centred

Hospital Chief Executive

Dr Chris TSANG Chi-chung

Hospital Governing Committee

Mr Daniel LAM Chun, SBS, JP
Ex-officio Members
Hospital Authority Chief Executive or his representative
Hospital Chief Executive
Dr CHAN Man-wai
Mr CHAN Ping-hung
Ms Jennifer CHEUNG Wai-yin
Mr Donald CHOI Wun-hing, JP
Mr Victor FONG Tin-chuen
Dr Kenny KONG Siu-man
Dr Lawrence LAI Fook-ming, BBS, JP
Mr Benedict SIN Nga-yan
Mr Johnny WONG Chi-keung, MH
Mr Harry YU Kwok-kuen