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Dr. Ga Rin Yau

Job Title:
Consultant Ophthalmologist and Eye Surgeon
Medical School:
Kasturba Medical College, Mangalore University and University of Bristol
Residency Program:
Fellow of the Royal College of Surgeons Edinburgh
Bayan Baru, Malaysia
EuroTimes, Malaysian Society of Ophthalmology
Contact Information:
82, Jalan Tengah
Bayan Baru, Penang
Malaysia 11900
Phone: +60194185156

Dr Yau Ga Rin,

M.B.B.S. (Mangalore University),

M.Sc. (Ophthalmology by advance research) (University of Bristol),

F.R.C.S. (Edinburgh),

A.M. (Malaysia)

Practising at

Pantai Hospital Penang,
82, Jalan Tengah ,11900 Bayan Baru, Penang, Malaysia 

Lead eye surgeon in Malaysia for cataract surgery with real pseudo accomadation with Ultrasmart intraocular lens at present the most physiological IOL and the leading Ophthalmologist in the World to advocate for Prevention of ARMD.

Interventional Glaucoma Management by using laser technology to reduce dependence on expensive glaucoma medication.
Cataract surgery with real pseudo accommodation by using Ultrasmart Intraocular lens made in USA and designed in Chennai India. It is a single piece acrylic and the thinnest intraocular lens in the market.

Sub-specialty with special Interest in:         

Special clinical interests:           
Prevention of ARMD (Age related macular degeneration)

Current posts                          

                              Consultant Ophthalmologist and Eye Surgeon,

                              Pantai Hospital Penang,

                              Bayan Baru, Penang.

Year of first medical Qualification    1987

Current membership(s) of professional,
international and regional bodies:        

Academy of Medicine Malaysia

American Academy of   Ophthalmogy     

European Cataract and Refractive Society

Malaysian Medical  Association

Penang Medical Practitioner Society

Malaysian Ophthalmological Society

Professional profile

I have been a Consultant Ophthalmologist and Eye Surgeon for more than 15 years.

I am lead eye surgeon in Malaysia for premium cataract surgery with real pseudo  accommodation using Ultrasmart IOL and reduction of astigmatism during surgery to help patients to be less dependent on glasses post operatively.
World leading ophthalmologist to advocate for Prevention of ARMD.
I am particularly interested in Neuro Ophthalmology.
 I have started the Urgent Care Clinic to provide rapid assessment and management of urgent eye conditions.
 I have started advocating  Interventional Glaucoma Management using Laser technology to help patients to reduce the cost of glaucoma medication.           

Non Professional Membership

Life member of :  

Malaysian Nature Society

Automobile Association of Malaysia

British Graduate Association Malaysia

Medico-Legal Society of Malaysia

Manipal  Alumni Association Malaysia

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