MBBS, MMed (Ophth), FAMS
Specialty: Cataract ＆ Comprehensive Ophthalmology
Sub-specialties: Cataract ＆ Comprehensive Ophthalmology
Conditions Treated by this Doctor:
Amblyopia (Lazy Eye), Astigmatism, Blepharitis, Cataract Surgery, Childhood Myopia, Conjunctivitis and Viral Conjunctivitis, Dry Eye Syndrome, Floaters & Flashes, Myopia (Short-sightedness or Near-sightedness), Pterygium.
Dr Bryan Sim is an Associate Consultant with the Cataract & Comprehensive Ophthalmology Department and Myopia Centre at the Singapore National Eye Centre (SNEC). His current practice includes the management of childhood and adult myopia, general and comprehensive ophthalmology, and cataracts.
He graduated from the National University of Singapore, Yong Loo Lin School of Medicine (YLLSOM) with a Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery in 2013. He subsequently embarked on his Ophthalmology training under the Accreditation Council for Graduate Medical Education-International (ACGME-I) certified SingHealth Ophthalmology Residency Programme at SNEC, and obtained his post-graduate Master of Medicine in Ophthalmology qualification in 2018. He attained his Ophthalmology Specialist accreditation and was admitted as a Fellow of the Academy of Medicine, Singapore in 2021, where he was awarded 4 Gold Medals for Best Candidate in Paediatric Ophthalmology; Neuro-Ophthalmology; Oculoplastic & Adnexal Diseases and Generic stations in the Specialists’ Exit Examination.
As a clinician educator, Dr Sim has a keen interest in medical education and fervently believes in reinventing new approaches to nurture the next generation of doctors and healthcare professionals. In recognition of his continued contributions to medical education, Dr Sim was awarded the prestigious Junior Doctor Teaching Award by NUS in 2020 and he continues to be passionately involved in NUS-YLLSOM undergraduate and DUKE-NUS postgraduate teaching of ophthalmology to medical students, residents, general physicians, nurses as well as allied health professionals including optometrists. Dr Sim is also a clinical tutor for the Graduate Diploma for Ophthalmic Technicians Course and Continuing Professional Education (CPE) for optometrists.
Dr Sim is currently pursuing his fellowship in Myopia at the Singapore National Eye Centre (SNEC). He aims and strives to provide holistic care and education to the community to alleviate the current Myopia epidemic in Asia and globally.
He is committed to serving the community at large, and regularly volunteers at community eye screening projects. He is also active in ophthalmic research and has published scientific papers in respected peer-reviewed medical journals and presented his research work at international and local scientific conferences.
Sim B; Chng CL; Chia A; Seah LL. A retrospective study of Paediatric Thyroid Eye Disease: The Asian Experience. Orbit 2020 October 15, : 1-10
Sim B, Yap GH, Chia A. Functional and psychosocial impact of strabismus on Singaporean children. Journal of American Association for Pediatric Ophthalmology and Strabismus (AAPOS); JAAPOS. 2014 Apr;18(2):178-82. doi: 10.1016/j.jaapos.2013.11.013.