Thok Chuan TAN
Graduated as Bachelor of Applied Science (OPTOMETRY) in 1993 from Queensland University of Technology, Brisbane, Australia. Mr.Tan came back to Malaysia in 1994 and began his career as private practitioner. He has been actively fitting orthokeratology and specialty contact lenses for more than 21 years since he first started his own private practice in 1998. In 2012, he established a second private practice in Penang Island specializes in Pediatric Optometry, myopia control and infant contact lens fittings.
Mr. Tan has also been actively serving the Optometric profession & the Association of Malaysian Optometrists (AMO) for many years. In 2004 to 2012 he was elected as Vice President (2004-2008) and then President (2008-2012) of the AMO. He also used to serve in the Asia Pacific Council of Optometry (APCO) as Committee Member. Since 2014 until now, he was elected twice as Member of the Malaysian Optical Council (MOC) & he is currently sitting on The New Optometry Act Drafting Committee.