Dr. Dennis Kong Ket Ming

MBBS ( Melbourne ) , FRCS Edinburgh( Ophthalmology) , FRCOphthalmologist ( UK)

Dr Dennis Kong Ket Ming was one of the first surgeons in the country to start doing small incision cataract surgery or key- hole ( phaco and implant) around 1995 . He was practicing at Normah Medical Specialist Centre as a Consultant Eye Surgeon with a special interests in phaco and implant cataract surgery until March of 2015 .

He is also the Founding Medical Director of Eye Specialist Centre Kuching which is a group eye specialist practice and one of the largest in Sarawak and Sabah . He started the eye centre in April 2015 .  

Practice general comprehensive ophthalmology including phaco cataract surgery , external eye diseases , glaucoma , medical retina , eyelids , squints etc . He has a special interests in phaco and implant cataract and complex cataract surgeries .

Dr Kong did his undergraduate studies in Melbourne , Australia and eye specialist training in London , UK before returning to work at Hospital Kuala Lumpur and and was also Head of Eye Department of Sarawak General Hospital 

He has also been invited as a speaker in many national and regional eye seminars and is also involved in publications and on going research projects .

 Awards / Position / Membership

  1. Outstanding Service in Prevention of Blindness by Asia-Pacific Academy of Ophthalmology in South Korea in 2012.
  2. Chairman of Sarawak Society of the Blind Kuching Branch 2013-2015 and is on the Committee for Wellness and Prevention of Blindness .
  3. Chairman ( October 2010 to 2013 ) , Committee on Wellness and     Prevention of Blindness , National Council for the Blind, Malaysia.
  4. Chairman, Sarawak State Committee for Eye Donation 2000 to 2015.
  5. National Specialist Register ( Ophthalmology) Malaysia.
  6. Asia Pacific Academy of Corneal and Refractive Surgeons.