Since 1957

Optometrist Journey started way back in 1957 from the beginning of times through the hands of my grandfather,

  • Story of Malaya Optical was begin since 1957. Ho Kai, Pioneer, and Founder of Malaya Optical emigrated to The Malay Peninsular in the year 1922.
  • Malaya Optical was opened for business at High Street (Jalan H.S.Lee) in 1971.
  • Bobby Hoe former President of Malaysian Optometry Association (MOA), a former member of Malaysia Optical Council, joined the company as Ocular Prosthesis Specialist in 1971.
  • William Ho, President of MOA, joined the company as Operation Manager.
  • In 1974 KM Ho, from University of Auckland, New Zealand joined the company as a consultant.
  • Followed then by 1979 Paul Ho, from the University of Auckland, New Zealand joined the company as a consultant.
  • In 1980 Malaya Optical PJ opened for business at New Town, Petaling Jaya
  • 1999 Dr.Janet Hoe, Ophthalmologist joined the company as Eye Disease consultant
  • 2000 Dr.Victor Hoe Industrial Health Care Specialist, joined the company as a consultant
  • 2001 Journey as an Optometrist Agnes Chin joined as Director/HR and Ryan Ho as CEO
  • 2002 Malaya Optical Uptown opened for business at Damansara Utama, Petaling Jaya
  • 2003 Malaya Optical Bukit Bintang opened for business in Low Yat Plaza, Kuala Lumpur
  • 2006 Malaya Optical Subang Jaya opened for business at SS15, Subang Jaya
  • 2007 Malaya Optical CapSquare opened for business in Capital Square Shopping Mall, Kuala Lumpur
  • 2008 Malaya Optical Jusco AU2 opened for business in Jusco Setiawangsa Ampang Kuala Lumpur
  • 2009 Malaya Optical become the first Carl Zeiss Relaxed Vision Centre in Malaysia
  • 2010 Brand Laureate winner for the Best Vision Solution Center. Received Johnson & Johnson Top Fitter Award. Malaya Optical is also the first Optometrist center in Malaysia that using the iProfiler in Malaysia
  • 2012 MALAYA OPTICAL – The Eye Experience Boutique

As the story goes, the optometrist journey never ends as we always constantly seek to achieve a high level of Professionalism and eye care values.

Let's do our part

Following the Malaysian Governments’ announcement on the Movement Control Order for the Covid-19 situation, Malaya Optical will be closed from the 18th to the 31st of March 2020.

Our priority is the health and welfare of our customers as well as our staff. We thank you for your kind understanding and hope everyone will stay safe during this time.

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