Dr Ye Chen, MBBS (Melb), DPhil (Oxon),
Fellow of the Royal Australian and New Zealand College of Ophthalmologists
Dr. Ye Chen is an ophthalmic surgeon with sub-speciality interest in eyelid, lacrimal and orbital surgery (oculoplastics). He has special interests in endoscopic lacrimal (tear duct) surgery, thyroid eye disease and eyelid tumours.
Ye graduated from Melbourne University and interned at St. Vincent's Hospital Melbourne. With a Rhodes Scholarship, he undertook further studies in the UK, obtaining a DPhil in Medical Science at Oxford University, England.
Following his ophthalmology training at the Royal Victorian Eye and Ear Hospital, Ye undertook his sub-speciality training in Adelaide, Japan and Korea, obtaining considerable experience in the treatment of eyelid disorders (including 'droopy' eyelids, eyelid malpositions, brow ptosis, eyelid tumours), orbital disorders (including thyroid eye disease, orbital tumours, socket disorders) and lacrimal disorders ('watery eyes', blocked tear duct).
Ye also holds public appointment at the Royal Victorian Eye and Ear Hospital. He visits McKinnon Eye Clinic, where he sees patients as an associate specialist. He recently opened his own rooms in Doncaster.
Dr Chen speaks fluent English, Mandarin (普通话) and Shanghainese (上海话).