About Us

The Hong Kong Ophthalmic Associates was formed in 1997. It has a fine heritage.

  • 1974
    Dr. Victor C.P. Woo first established his private ophthalmic practice in Prince Edward, Kowloon in 1974.
  • 1980
    Dr. Patrick P.C. Tong joined as a partner in 1980 and their clinic was known as Drs. Woo, Tong & Partners. They had clinics at Prince Edward and Wan Chai.
  • 1982
    Dr. William K.Y. Leung had started his own private ophthalmic practice in Prince Edward and Central in 1982 as well.
  • 1993
    In 1993, these three doctors came up with a vision - they would merge and recruit more ophthalmologists to set up a technologically advanced and comprehensive private eye care centre providing quality service in Hong Kong. It was then called Drs. Woo, Tong, Leung & Partners. The Wan Chai Clinic was relocated to Central Building in Central, Soon, Drs. S.H. Cheung, C.Y. Shiu , Donald C.F. Woo , Jean Paul Yih, Charmaine Hon, Jonathan M.K. Tsang, Carol Yu , Nancy S.Y. Yuen and Douglas K.T.Lam joined.
  • 1997
    These Fellows of the Hong Kong Academy of Medicine renamed the clinic as the Hong Kong Ophthalmic Associates in 1997.
  • 2005
    In 2005 the Hong Kong clinic moved to New World Tower with a floor area of 5000sq ft. and next year the Kowloon clinic moved to a more spacious clinic of 6000sq ft. at Hang Seng Mongkok Building.
  • 2018
    In order to provide high quality service and well-equipped facilities, HKOA Kowloon clinic has relocated to 700 Nathan Road with over 10,000sq ft. Dr. Dr. Alex L.K. Ng has joined The Hong Kong Ophthalmic Associates, our Centre has a professional medical team consists of 13 ophthalmologists with different expertise and experience.

The Ophthalmologist are supported by 10 fully registered optometrists with regard to eye examination,
prescription of spectacles and contact lenses.

The nursing staff includes registered and enrolled nurses who are well trained in all aspects of eye care and surgery.
At present, the clinic has 40 nurses.

The day to day running of the clinic is ably managed by a team of dedicated and experienced administrative staff.