Joint Shantou International Eye Center

14 June 2010

CUHK & Shantou University Jointly Prove Acupuncture Improves Visual Outcomes in Treating Children’s Lazy Eye

  14 June 2010 Western medicine and traditional Chinese medicine appear not to be compatible at first glance because of differences in basics and theories. However, the continued effort on integrating the two to treat selected diseases has yielded encouraging results in recent years. Lazy eye (or... Read More

21 July 2004

Lifeline Express gathers steams as Hutchison Whampoa sponsors eye operations in Sichuan

  (July 21, 2004 Hong Kong) Lifeline Express, a 3-carriage hospital train that shuttles amongst remote regions of mainland China providing free medical treatment for the needy, will make a stop in Sichuan in mid-August to perform eye surgery on patients blinded by cataracts. Hutchison Whampoa Limited... Read More

09 March 2003

Hong Kong and Shantou Eye Banks join hands to promote voluntary corneal donations Prof. Dennis Lam appointed Director of STU/CUHK JSIEC

  The Chinese University of Hong Kong/Shantou University Joint Shantou International Eye Centre Eye Bank (Shantou Eye Bank) has become the first eye bank in mainland China to send representatives to hospitals to promote the idea of voluntary corneal donations. Results have been encouraging during... Read More