☑️ IGARD – Established since 2004

☑️ First and Only in Singapore to be Internationally Board Certified in Vision Therapy

☑️ Triple Clinical Fellowships from USA and Australia (FAAO, FCOVD, FACBO) and Professional Membership to the British College of Optometrists (MBCO)

☑️ Top 3 *ExpertScape ranking for expertise in Amblyopia in Singapore

☑️ Trained in the UK, USA and Australia 

☑️ Graduates from University of New South Wales (Sydney), City University (London), Imperial College (London), University of Manchester (UMIST), Glasgow Caledonian University (Scotland)

IGARD Group is based in Singapore. Its Associated Practices are:

  • Paediatric Optometry Pte Ltd
  • ValueSight International LLP
  • IGARD Pte Ltd

IGARD is dedicated in serving the local, regional and international community. Eye examination is generally conducted primarily in English. However, all consultants, therapists and staff members are effectively bilingual and/or trilingual. It is frequently possible to arrange for a consultant who is able to communicate in another language.

For languages not covered by our consultants, it is possible to arrange a translation service at a nominal fee. Please kindly request for a suitable consultant or for the translation service ahead of your appointment.

Note: this may sometimes be unavailable and it is important to arrange in advance. Patients are advised to use their own translator whenever possible, because the translation service is subject to availability. Translation service is limited to spoken languages. All reports are produced in English only.

Languages Available (Spoken):

  • English
  • French
  • Chinese (Mandarin)
  • Cantonese
  • Hokkien
  • Bahasa Melayu
  • Bahasa Indonesia
  • Korean
  • Japanese
  • Vietnamese
  • Hindi
  • Tamil

(By Advanced Request Only)

*EXPERTSCAPE PUBLISHES TOP EXPERTS IN AMBLYOPIA (SINGAPORE). Expertscape, a website that identifies and objectively ranks physicians and researchers that excel in the treatment and diagnosis of specific disease states, has released their rankings for Singapore doctors who has expertise in amblyopia. We are very delighted that Dr Yap Tiong Peng (IGARD Vision Therapy) is ranked as the top 2 experts in amblyopia in Singapore. Qualified since 1998, Dr Yap is the first and only person in Singapore to be internationally board certified in Vision Therapy and Vision Neurodevelopment. He holds triple clinical fellowships (FAAO, FACBO, FCOVD) and a PhD in children visual development and the electrodiagnosis and treatment of amblyopia. He has expertise in children myopia control, orthokeratology treatment, colorimetry and neurovisual rehabilitation, including low vision, binocular vision (orthoptics) and functional vision. Trained in the UK, US and Australia, Dr Yap graduated from the University of Manchester (UK), Imperial College of Science, Technology and Medicine (UK), University of London (UK) and the University of New South Wales (Australia). He is a Fellow of the American Academy of Optometry and was awarded the David and Diane Goss Fellowship and the Science Communication Training Fellowship from the Association for Research in Vision and Ophthalmology. Check out the Expertscape ranking of the top experts in amblyopia here: https://expertscape.com/ex/amblyopia/c/sg