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Adj Asst Prof Lim See Lim

Adj Asst Prof Lim See Lim

Designation: Deputy Head & Senior Consultant, Cardiothoracic Surgery
Director of Operating Theatre

Cardiothoracic Surgery

Language spoken: English, Mandarin

Hospital Affiliation:
National Heart Centre Singapore (NHCS)

Clinic Address:
National Heart Centre Singapore
5 Hospital Drive
Singapore 169609

Operating Hours: Mon to Fri: 8.30am - 5.30pm
Sat, Sun and PH: Closed

Adjunct Assistant Professor Lim See Lim is Deputy Head and Senior Consultant with the Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery at the National Heart Centre Singapore.

Adj Asst Prof Lim performs adult cardiac surgery including coronary artery bypass grafting and heart valve surgery. His sub-specialty interest is in mitral valve repair and surgery for atrial fibrillation. An expert in various types of cardiac surgery, Adj Asst Prof Lim has received many compliments from patients and their caregivers for his ultra-patience and attentiveness, always rendering extra care and attention to patients to aid their post-surgery recovery.

Adj Asst Prof Lim graduated with his Bachelor of Medicine and Surgery from the National University of Singapore in 1991. He has been a Fellow of the Royal College of Surgeons, Edinburgh and Glasgow since 1997 and Fellow of the Academy of Medicine Singapore since 2002. Adj Asst Prof Lim completed his fellowship in Cardiac Surgery at the Mayo Clinic, Rochester, USA in 2003. He has been a part-time academic staff with the Faculty of Medicine at the National University of Singapore (NUS) since 2005.

Professional Positions and Memberships:
Associate Editor, Circulation and European Journal of Heart Failure
Member of Expert Panel for the National Cardiovascular Data Registry PINNACLE and Diabetes Collaborative Registries
Member of the Scientific Committee of CVD-REAL global consortium, repre

FRCS (Glasg) (Gen Surg)
FRCSEd (Gen Surg)

Board Certifications:
Registered as a Specialist in Cardiothoracic Surgery by the Singapore Medical Council

Awards and Publications
Singapore Health Quality Service Award (SHQSA) for the period April 2013 to March 2014 – Star
Singapore Health Quality Service Award (SHQSA) 2014 – Gold
Singapore Health Quality Service Award (SHQSA) for the period April 2011 to March 2012 – Silver
Long Service Award (20 years), 2012
NHC Service Quality – Gold Award, 2008
NHC Service Quality - Sillver Award, 2007

Therapeutic Hypothermia In Adult Patients Receiving Extracorporeal Life Support: Early Results Of A Randomized Controlled Study
Pang YK P, Wee HL G, Hoo EE A, Ismail MTS, Lim SL, Tan TE, Loh YJ, Kerk KL, Sin YK, Lim CH
Journal of Cardiothoracic Surgery 2016;11(1):43
DOI: 10.1186/S13019-0437-8

Surgical Management Of Infective Endocarditis: An Analysis Of Early And Late Outcome
Pang PYK, Sin SK, Lim CH, Tan TE, Lim SL, Chao VTT, Chua YL
European Journal Of Cardiothoracic Surgery (2014)1-7
DOI: 10.1093/ejcts/ezu281

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