About Niall Crosby
Dr Niall Crosby is a Consultant in International Eye Cataract Retina Centre at Mount Elizabeth Medical Centre and Farrer Park Medical Centre, Singapore.
Dr Crosby obtained his undergraduate medical degree (MBChB) and a research degree in Neuroscience (BMedSc) from the University of Birmingham, United Kingdom (UK), achieving honours in several subjects including ophthalmology.
Dr Crosby brings with him a wealth of experience, having worked in 15 different eye departments on three continents. He has mentored and trained several surgeons in retinal and cataract surgery and is actively involved in research, having authored numerous publications and delivered lectures to other eye specialists both within Singapore and abroad. He also participates as a peer-reviewer for international scientific journals. He previously taught ophthalmology to medical students from the Yong Loo Lin School of Medicine, National University of Singapore, and also devised and led the ophthalmology module of the Physician’s Assistant Degree Course at the University of Birmingham Medical School, teaching ophthalmology to five academic year groups.
His specialist areas of research are focused around the medical and surgical management of retinal diseases, in particular on retinal imaging technology, diabetic retinopathy, retinal detachments and the surgical management of endophthalmitis. He is also working with the Birmingham Institute for Glaucoma Research on optimising patient safety in ophthalmic surgery, ophthalmic anaesthesia and elite performance in ophthalmic surgery. He recently co-authored his first book, ‘Foundations of Intraocular Microsurgery: Principles for Elite Performance’ which deals with the foundational skills to make ophthalmic microsurgery safe. Dr Crosby’s approach is to spend time carefully listening to the patient and taking a detailed history and conducting a thorough examination, supported by investigations and imaging using appropriate technology. He strives to provide a friendly, tailored approach to patient care and prides himself on providing clear explanations and involving the patient fully in decision making. Dr Crosby collaborates closely on the management of his patients with his extensive network of local and international colleagues around the world to ensure that his patients receive the best possible care.
International Eye Cataract Retina Centre (Mount Elizabeth Medical Centre)
Tel: +65 6887 2020
Fax: +65 6887 2021
International Eye Cataract Retina Centre (Farrer Park Medical Centre)
Tel: +65 6443 2020
Fax: +65 6443 2021