Project Description


Department of Ophthalmology at the Miri Hospital began operating in 1991. This unit includes three eye surgeries in the male eye surgical ward (male patients), gynaecological surgery ward (female patients) and paediatric surgical wards (paediatric patients). Average patient attendance is by appointment and referral only. Average attendance for the day was between 90-110 patients


  1. As a point of reference in respect of secondary treatment of eye disease
  2. Eyes screening.
  3. Implement public awareness programs in line with the policy of the Ministry of Health Malaysia.
  4. ‘Primary care giver’ training centre.