Designation: Medical Director
Obstetrics & Gynaecology
Gynaecological Oncology and Colposcopy
Language spoken: English, Mandarin, Hokkien
Mount Alvernia Hospital
Thomson Medical Centre (TMC)
Mount Elizabeth Novena Hospital
Mount Elizabeth Hospital
Mount Alvernia Hospital
820 Thomson Road
Medical Centre A
Mon - Fri : 830AM - 5.00PM
Sat: 830am to 12.30pm
Sun : Closed
Public Holiday : Closed
Dr Timothy Lim Yong Kuei is a Specialist in Obstetrics and Gynaecology with a special interest in the management of gynaecological cancer and has more than 20 years of medical experience.
He graduated from the National University of Singapore in 1998 and obtained the Membership from the Royal College of O&G, London in 2003. He started his gynaecological oncology fellowship training in the Department of Gynaecological Oncology, KKH in 2006 and was awarded the Health Manpower Development Programme (HMDP) award from MOH to train in minimally invasive gynaecological cancer surgery in France in 2008.
From 2014 to 2019, he was the Head and Senior Consultant Gynaecologist of the Department of Gynaecological Oncology, KKH as well as the Deputy Chairman of the Division of O&G, KKH from October 2015 to 2019. He was also an Associate Professor (Adjunct) at the YLL Medical School, National University of Singapore, Duke-NUS Medical School, Singapore and the LKC School of Medicine, Singapore from 2017 to 2019.
He has a strong passion in public health education especially in the prevention and treatment of gynaecological cancers and has helped organise numerous public health talks and activities for the last decade. He also dedicates his time to professional education by serving in the councils of the O&G Society of Singapore (OGSS) and Society for Colposcopy and Cervical Pathology of Singapore (SCCPS) for the last 10 years.
Professional Positions and Memberships:
President of O&G Society of Singapore, President of Society for Colposcopy and Cervical Pathology of Singapore, Member of Asian Society of Gynaecological Oncology, Associate member of the European Society of Gynaecoloigcal Oncology, Member of the International Gynaecologic Cancer Society, Life member of Singapore Medical Association
MBBS (Spore), MRCOG (UK), FAMS
MBBS, MRCOG (London), FAMS (O&G)
Awards and Publications
Singhealth service quality Award (Star) 2011 and 2018, Singhealth Servic Quality award (Gold) 2010 and 2017, Singhealth Service Quality award (Silver) 2016, Service with Heart Award (KKH) 2009 2011 and 2012, Singhealth RISE award 2014 2015 2016 and 2018, NUS commendation Award (Teaching) 2013 and 2014, Health Manpower Development Plan Award (MOH) 2007, Best Clinical Teacher award 2007