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Dr. S.C. Chow

Clinical Practitioner

Honorary Resident (Ophthalmology), Queen Mary Hospital

Honorary Resident (Ophthalmology), Grantham Hospital




Phone 電話

(852) 2518 1430 / (852) 3962 1405

Email 電郵

About Dr. Chow 關於周醫生

Dr. Chow attained his MBBS degree from the University of Hong Kong in 2022. Demonstrating a steadfast commitment to the pursuit of medical knowledge, his journey began during his time as a medical student at HKU, marked by active involvement in various research endeavours. He has published a total of 9 articles in various peer-reviewed journals.

He has joined the HKU family since 2023, assuming the role of a Clinical Practitioner. He is undergoing residency training at the Grantham Hospital and Queen Mary Hospital. At the same time, he has devoted himself into various research projects at HKU. 



Social Services 社會服務

Dr. Chow has been volunteering to help people with vision problems. He participated in different voluntary activities held by the Hong Kong Blind Society and the Ebenezer School & Home for the Visually Impaired in the past three years. He is involved a population-based screening program in the Southern District of Hong Kong. He is also helping with a glaucoma screening project in collaboration with Orbis.


Clinical Services and Teaching 臨床服務與教學

Dr. Chow is actively engaged in delivering clinical care services at both Queen Mary Hospital and Grantham Hospital. Within this educational capacity, Dr. Chow takes on the responsibility of instructing in various clinical attachment programmes. He orchestrates various problem-based tutorials, including fundus photograph interpretation, acute visual loss, ocular inflammation (red eye), and neuro-ophthalmology.


Selected Publications 精選刊物

  1. Chow SC, Ha WN, Lam PY, Chow LLW. Preventive Measures for Lacrimal Procedures During the Outbreak of COVID-19: Perspective. Hong Kong J Ophthalmol. 2022 Jun 29. doi:10.12809/hkjo-v26n1-314.

  2. Chow SC, Lam PY, Choy BNK. Patient-Centred Care in Ophthalmology: Current Practices, Effectiveness and Challenges. Graefes Arch Clin Exp Ophthalmol. 2022 Apr 21. doi: 10.1007/s00417-022-05666-x.

  3. Chow SC, Lam PY, Lam WC, Fung NSK. The Role of Anti-Vascular Endothelial Growth Factor in Treatment of Retinopathy of Prematurity-A Current Review. Eye (Lond). 2022 Jan 11. doi: 10.1038/s41433-021-01922-2.

  4. Chow SC, Chan JCH. Review on the Use of Topical Ocular Hypertonic Saline in Corneal Edema. Cornea. 2021 Apr;40(4):533-539. doi: 10.1097/ICO.0000000000002652.

  5. Lam PY, Chow SC, Lai JSM, Choy BNK. A Review on The Use of Telemedicine in Glaucoma and Possible Roles in COVID-19 Outbreak. Surv Ophthalmol. 2021 Nov-Dec;66(6):999-1008. doi: 10.1016/j.survophthal.2021.03.008.

  6. Lam PY, Chow SC, Lam WC, Chow LLW, Fung NSK. Management of Patients with Newly Diagnosed Diabetic Mellitus: Ophthalmologic Outcomes in Intensive versus Conventional Glycemic Control. Clin Ophthalmol. 2021 Jun 25;15:2767-2785. doi: 10.2147/OPTH.S301317.

  7. Chan JCH, Chow SC, Lai JSM. Retrospective Analysis of Paediatric Glaucoma at a Tertiary Referral Centre in Hong Kong. Jpn J Ophthalmol. 2021 Jan;65(1):115-121. doi: 10.1007/s10384-020-00779-4.

  8. Chan JCH, Chow SC, Lai JSM. Effectiveness and Safety of Long Duration versus Short Duration Diode Laser Transscleral Cyclophotocoagulation. Clin Ophthalmol. 2020 Jan 22;14:197-204. doi: 10.2147/OPTH.S228910.

  9. Chow SC, Yeung BYM. A Review on Different Tonometers for Intraocular Pressure Measurement After Photorefractive Keratectomy or Small Incision Lenticule Extraction. Clin Ophthalmol. 2020 Oct 14;14:3305-3323. doi: 10.2147/OPTH.S278167.

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