Dr Claudine Pang graduated with a Double Bachelor in Medicine and Surgery (MBBS) with Distinction and Gold Medal from the National University of Singapore in 2004. She completed 6 years of ophthalmology training at the Singapore National Eye Centre, during which she received her post-graduate degrees in Ophthalmology including the Membership to the Royal College of Surgeons in Edinburgh (MRCSEd), Fellowship of the Royal College of Surgeons in Edinburgh (FRCSEd) and Fellowship of the Academy of Medicine, Singapore (FAMS); and specialist accreditation in Ophthalmology with the Ministry of Health.
Dr Pang received extensive overseas training in the subspecialty fields of both Medical Retina and Vitreo-retinal Surgery. She completed an 18-month fellowship at the renowned Vitreous-Retina-Macula Consultants of New York, Manhattan Eye Ear and Throat Hospital, New York, where she trained under the mentorship of Dr Lawrence Yannuzzi, a highly respected pioneer in the ophthalmic-retinal community.
Following, Dr Pang was the first and only female in the world to receive the highly coveted 1-year William H Ross Vitreoretinal Surgery Fellowship at the University of British Columbia in Vancouver, Canada. Dr Pang also trained under Professor Graham Holder at Moorfields Eye Hospital in London, United Kingdom for electrophysiology and inherited retinal diseases.
Dr Pang has more than 13 years of ophthalmology experience and in addition to cataract surgery and glaucoma, her fortes includes retinal detachment surgery, macular surgery, myopic diseases, diabetic retinopathy, retinal vascular diseases, age-related macular degeneration, polypoidal choroidal vasculopathy, central serous chorioretinopathy, inflammatory retinopathies and inherited retinal diseases. Dr Pang is a firm believer in eye wellness which embodies treatment of dry eyes symptoms and preventative eye care.
Dr Pang has a keen interest in research and has more than 30 publications in leading international ophthalmology journals. She has been an invited speaker at numerous local and international conferences including in Rome and Milan. She also contributed multiple chapters to the second edition of the award-winning Retinal Atlas.
Outside of work, Dr Pang is Mother to 2 adorable kids and spends almost all her time away from work with them. Her hobbies include dancing, baking and golfing.