Dr Lim studied Medicine at the National University of Singapore, graduated in 1985. After obtaining his fellowship in Radiology, he went on to sub-specialise in Neuroradiology and Neurointervention in Oxford UK in 1996, returning to establish the Neurointerventional service at the Singapore General Hospital. He is currently the Director of Neuroradiology and Head and Neck Radiology in SGH.
Dr Lim is also Deputy HOD (Training and Research) in the department and oversees the radiology training in the department; he is currently an Associate Professor at Duke-NUS Medical School and is the Programme Director for the Singhealth Diagnostic Radiology Residency Programme
Past President of Singapore Radiological Society (2006 – 2009) he also serves in the Asian Oceanian Society of Radiology and is also a member of the World Federation of Interventional and Therapeutic Neuroradiology and The Asian Oceanian Society of Neuroradiology and Head and Neck Radiology.
Dr Lim holds concurrent appointments as Visiting Consultant at the National Heart Centre, Changi General Hospital, KK Women’s and Children’s Hospital, National Neuroscience Institute, Khoo Teck Puat Hospital and National University Hospital.
Dr Lim’s research interest is in Neurointervention and Functional brain imaging.