LEC Eye Centre Sdn. Bhd.

Specialist Eye Care Centre

Our History

LEC Eye Centre Sdn. Bhd.

Our Founder

Dato’ Dr Y.C. Lee was born in Perak and obtained his MBBS degree from University of Singapore in 1967. In 1970, he furthered his ophthalmology training in Moorfields Eye Hospital in the United Kingdom and was awarded the Fellowship of the Royal College of Surgeons England in 1972. He subsequently returned to Malaysia the following year.


To be the Preferred Lifetime Eye Care Provider.


Comprehensive affordable quality eye care with cutting-edge technology, professionalism, and excellent customer service.

Core Values

Teamwork, Innovation, and Community Service

LEC 50th Anniversary

Our Timeline

  • Lee Eye Clinic humble beginnings


    Lee Eye Clinic was started by Dato Dr YC Lee and located at No 2 Jalan Chamberlain.

  • AIA building


    As the practice grew, the clinic subsequently relocated to the AIA building.

  • Ipoh Specialist Centre – Suite 9


    In collaboration with other specialists, Dato Dr Y.C. Lee had been instrumental in the opening of one of the first few multi-disciplinary private hospitals in the state of Perak. At the same time, Lee Eye Clinic had also expanded to include a clinic in Ipoh Specialist Centre as well as the AIA building.

  • Lee Eye Centre


    Lee Eye Centre started in its new premises at 44-46 Persiaran Greenhill where it remains until today. It became one of the largest private group practice with the addition of 2 further Consultant Eye Specialists.

  • Satellite Clinic in Sitiawan


    The first LEC branch clinic was started in Sitiawan.

  • Start of Retinal Service


    With the addition of Dr Lee Mun Wai, LEC became one of the first private eye centre in Perak to offer Retinal Services by a Fellowship trained Surgeon.

  • Launch of Wavelight Refractive Suite for Bladeless LASIK


    The Wavelight Refractive Suite had the advance technology for LASIK surgery at the time and LEC procured one of the First unit in Asia.

  • Glasses and Contact Lens Service – iCARE Optical Sdn. Bhd.


    iCare Optical Sdn. Bhd, a subsidiary company of LEC, was formed at 58, Persiaran Greenhill and hence, the provision of Glasses and Contact Lenses became part of the repertoire of LEC’s clinical services.

  • Ambulatory Care Centre


    LEC became one of the first Ministry of Health accredited Day Surgery Centre for Eye Care Services in Perak. With this accreditation, our patients would now enjoy modern facilities to complement the advance technology available at LEC.