Dr. Ye Chen

MBBS (Melb) DPhil (Oxon) FRANZCO



Dr. Chen is an ophthalmic surgeon with sub-speciality interest in eyelid, lacrimal and orbital surgery (oculoplastics). He has special interests in endoscopic lacrimal surgery, thyroid eye disease, and eyelid tumours.


Dr. Chen graduated from Melbourne University and interned at St. Vincent's Hospital Melbourne. After winning a Rhodes Scholarship, he undertook further studies at the University of Oxford, England, obtaining a DPhil in Medical Science.

Following his ophthalmology training at the Royal Victorian Eye and Ear Hospital, Dr. Chen undertook his sub-specialty training with Professor Dinesh Selva and Dr. Garry Davis in Adelaide, and with Professor Yoon-Duck Kim in 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 tumour, socket disorders) and lacrimal disorders ('watery eyes', blocked tear duct).

Dr. Chen also holds public appointment at the Royal Victorian Eye and Ear Hospital.

Dr. Chen speaks fluent English, Mandarin (普通话) and Shanghainese (上海话).



Oculoplastics - Lacrimal surgery - Cataract surgery - General Ophthalmology

Hospital Appointments

Eastern Health (Box Hill/ Lilydale)

Western Health

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