Dr. Derek Wai Yee Chow

Dr. Derek Wai Yee Chow

BVSc (HONS), DACVO, DAiCVO, MANZCVS, MRCVS Specialist in Veterinary Ophthalmology

Diplomate of the American College of Veterinary Ophthalmologists

Diplomate of the Asian College of Veterinary Ophthalmologists

Dr. Derek Wai Yee CHOW

Dr. Chow graduated from University of Queensland, Australia. He developed a strong interest in Veterinary Ophthalmology whilst working as a general practitioner in Hong Kong. He gained valuable knowledge and skills in veterinary ophthalmology by spending time with various veterinary ophthalmologists in Australia. Dr. Chow is a member of the Australian College of Veterinary Scientists and the Royal College of Veterinary Surgeon. He is a Diplomate of the American and Asian College of Veterinary Specialists. He is the only Veterinary Ophthalmologists that has specialty recognition in both Asia and North America.

Dr. Chow has lectured and presented in Hong Kong, Australia, Thailand, Korea and the United State of America. He received intensive training in vitreoretinal surgery at the European Vitreoretinal Training School- one of the premier vitreoretinal surgery training school for humans. His interest includes corneal reconstruction surgery, glaucoma treatment, and cataract surgery.

His favorite dog breed is anything with a flat face, but Pug is his most favorite dog. During his spare time, Dr. Chow trains in swimming, cycling and running to participate in local and overseas marathon and triathlon.

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Veterinary Specialty Hospital of Hong Kong
1/F Lucky Centre,
165-171 Wan Chai Road,
Wan Chai, Hong Kong.


EMERGENCY TEL: +852 2408 2588

Getting There

Below are some of the bus routes that have stops close by to VSH:

  • New World Bus:  15, 23, 66, 101
  • City Bus:  1, 5X, 6, 10, 75, 101, 111, 115, 182, 789

MTR : VSH is just 5 minutes walk from WAN CHAI MTR EXIT A3. When you walk out of exit A3, cross the pedestrian crossing then turn left. Walk along Johnston Road until you reach Wan Chai Road. Continue along Wan Chai Road until you reach Lucky Centre. We are right next to it.