Modern Facility & Equipment
Eye Care Specialists
Our modern American-style eye center has high-tech diagnostic equipment capable of early detection and treatment of eye conditions such as cataract, diabetic eye disease, glaucoma and retinal diseases.
Monday - Friday 8AM to 5PM
Saturday 8AM to 12 Noon
Monday - Thursday 8:30AM to 7PM
Friday - Saturday 8:30AM to 8PM
Sunday 11AM to 8PM
American Eye Center's eye specialists are internationally-trained professionals with extensive experience. Our team delivers excellent and comprehensive eye care for your entire family.
"When I began to lose sight from cataracts,
I chose Dr. Nam Tran to perform the surgery here
in VN, and I am delighted with the results."
Dr. Wade Brackenbury
Ho Chi Minh City
Latest Eye Care News
Optic Nerve Partially Regrown in Mice, May Lead to Human Therapies
A recent study has found that parts of damaged optic nerves in blind mice can be regrown. This research may have implications for the treatment of glaucoma and other degenerative retinal diseases in humans. Researchers used a combination of gene therapy and visual stimulation to trigger partial regrowth of the optic nerve, allowing the blind mice to see. The study is published online in Nature Neuroscience.
Can Reading a Smartphone Lead to Temporary Blindness?
A recent report in the New England Journal of Medicine of two women who temporarily lost sight in one eye up to 20 minutes after reading their smartphones while lying in bed.. Experts call the condition "transient smartphone blindness” due to screen glare and it shouldn’t cause alarm; however, it is likely to become more common because phone manufacturers are making brighter screens for easier reading in the dark.
But the incidents do point to the importance of using digital devices smartly to avoid eye problems:
In the Media
Travel Tips for Your Eyes Only
Eye emergencies can be frightening, and even more so when you're far from home and not sure where to seek help. Vision loss and eye pain can make navigating a new city difficult and worse yet, if not treated appropriately, can lead to permanent visual impairment. Here are the seven eye care do's and don'ts to follow while you're traveling this holiday season.
LASIK is a very successful and safe procedure intended to reduce dependency on eyeglasses or contact lenses, and to improve quality of life.
A cataract is a clouding of the natural lens inside the eye and is the most common cause of vision loss. Modern cataract surgery with lens implantation is highly successful, restoring vision for daily living...
To reach us, take the Nguyen Van Linh Parkway to Phu My Hung, District 7. At the intersection of Nguyen Van Linh Parkway and Nguyen Luong Bang street, turn toward the Convention Center and Paragon Parkson shopping center. Across from Paragon Parkson, follow the signs to turn into the Crescent complex.
Our building is the Crescent Plaza, 105 Ton Dat Tien Street. American Eye Center Optical shop is on the ground floor. Take elevator to our Eye Clinic on the 5th floor.
There are convenient and plentiful parking for cars and motorbikes in the buildings’ basement levels or on the street.