Dr Adrian Koay

MD (Doctor of Medicine), MOphthal, FRCOphth, FRANZCO

Adrian Koay

Specialist training and consulting

  • 2018-2021: Retinal and Uveitis Fellowship at Geralton Eye Surgery, WA
  • 2017-2018: Joyce Henderson Paediatric Ophthalmology Fellowship at The Princess Margaret Hospital for Children
  • 2015-2017 : Area of Need Ophthalmologist at Geralton Eye Surgery, WA
  • 2013-2014: Anterior Segment Fellowship at The Royal Perth Hospital, Perth WA
  • 2013: Consultant Ophthalmologist at Sarawak General Hospital, Malaysia


Fellowship of the Royal Australian and New Zealand College of Ophthalmologists (FRANZCO) 2021


Royal College of Ophthalmologists

Fellowship of the Royal College of Ophthalmologists (FRCOphth) 2014

University of Malaysia

Master of Ophthalmology (MOphthal) – 2012

Universiti Malaysia Sarawak

Doctor of Medicine (MD) – 2004

Ophthalmology Contributions


Regularly teaches and supervises ophthalmology trainee registrars and has held formal teaching positions:

Senior Lecturer, The University of Western Australia – 2014-2017.
Lecturer, Univertisi Malaysia Sarawak – 2012-2014.

Has strong interests in research activities, participating in projects at:

Lions Eye Institute, Perth – 2017-2019.
Geraldton Eye Surgery, Geraldton – 2016-2019.
University of Malaya Medical Centre – 2009-2012.
Sarawak General Hospital – 2001-2007.

Co-authored books and articles in distinguished international peer-reviewed journals such as:

Picture Diagnostic Tests in Clinical Ophthalmology Vol. 2 and 3
The British Journal of Ophthalmology
Journal of Ocular Pharmacology and Therapeutics
The Medical Journal of Malaysia
Graefe’s Archive for Clinical and Experimental Ophthalmology

Delivered oral and poster presentations at international conferences such as:

Asia-ARVO Meeting, Singapore – 2011.
The 25th APAO Congress – A Joint Meeting of APAO/AAO, Beijing – 2010.
5th International Conference on Ocular Infections, Florida – 2010.
NHG Eye Institute 2nd International Ophthalmology Congress, Singapore – 2009.
24th Congress of the Asia-Pacific Academy of Ophthalmology, Bali – 2009.
USM Ophthalmology Symposium – 2008.
World Ophthalmology Congress, Hong Kong – 2008.
7th UKM Ophthalmology Symposium – 2007.

Professional memberships/affiliations

Other professional affiliations include:

  • American Academy of Ophthalmology (AAO)
  • Australian Medical Association (AMA) )
  • Malaysian Society of Ophthalmology (MSO)
  • Malaysian Medical Association (MMA)