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Clin Asst Prof Regina Lim Su Ping

Clin Asst Prof Regina Lim Su Ping

MBBCh (UK), MRCP(London), MRCP (UK), FAMS, FRCP (London)

Senior Consultant

Changi General Hospital

Specialty: Dermatology

Conditions Treated by this Doctor:
General Dermatology.

Clinical Appointments

  • Senior Consultant Dermatology Changi General HospitalChangi General Hospital


Dr. Lim is a Senior Consultant with the Department of Dermatology at Changi General Hospital (CGH). She completed her dermatology specialist training in the UK.

Dr Lim is a fellow of the Royal College of Physicians London UK, and a fellow of the Academy of Medicine Singapore. She also has a subspecialty interest in contact dermatitis.


  • FRCP (London)
  • FAMS (Singapore)
  • CCST (Specialist Training Authority/Joint Committee of Higher Medical Training, UK)
  • MRCP (London, UK)
  • MBBCh (UK)

Professional Appointments and Committee Memberships

  • British Association of Dermatologists
  • Clinical Assistant Professor - Duke-NUS
  • Clinical Competency Committee Dermatology Residency programme
  • Clinical Senior Lecturer - NUS Yong Loo Lin School of Medicine
  • Dermatological Society Singapore
  • Dowling Club
  • Environmental and Occupational Dermatology Society Singapore
  • Residency Advisory Committee Dermatology


  • Long Service Reviewer Award for the Singapore Health and Biomedical Congress (2016)
  • EHA Caring Awards (2013, 2014)
  • Douglas Oakley Prize in Dermatology (2003)

Research Interests

  • Contact Dermatitis
  • Medical Dermatology
  • Toxic Epidermal Necrolysis


SPR Lim, H Ochi, SX Lee. Unusual case of allergic contact dermatitis to thimerosal following exposure to jet fuel. Contact Dermatitis, Sept 2016; 75(Suppl. 1): 79

• PM Yeo, KW Tan, SPR Lim, JPL Ong, CS Sim, R Rajaratnam. Neutrophilic dermatosis as a continuous spectrum: An illustrative case. Annals Academy of Medicine Singapore, Dec 2016; 45(12): 569-571.

• PM Yeo, WL Koh, CC Ang, SPR Lim. Paradoxical worsening of truncal acne with Doxycycline. Annals Academy of Medicine Singapore, Sept 2016; 45(9): 430-431

• WL Koh, CC Ang, SPR Lim. A rare case of occupational contact urticaria syndrome to Meranti wood dust. Contact Dermatitis, July 2016; 75(1): 56-8

• PM Yeo, WL Koh, SPR Lim. Tramadol-induced peripheral oedema. Clinical and Experimental Dermatology, Mar 2016; 41:557-558

• WL Koh, SPR Lim. Dramatic hyperpigmentation of keloids after intralesional triamcinolone acetonide injection. Dermatology Online Journal 2015; 21; 5

• HL Kwong, SPR Lim. Pemphigoid mimicking nodular prurigo in an immune-suppressed patient with rheumatoid arthritis. Acta Derm Venereol, 2015 ; 95(2): 237 – 238

• U Alagappan, YK Tay, SPR Lim. Pigmented contact dermatitis secondary to benzyl salicylate. Acta Dermato-Venereologica 2013, 4; 93(5): 590

• HC Lee, SPR Lim, JSS Lee. Unusual flexural papules in a male diabetic. Clinical and Experimental Dermatology 2012; 37(8): 931 – 933

 • WL Koh, CC Ang, SPR Lim. Psoriasiform dermatitis in a case of newly diagnosed locally advanced pyriform sinus tumour: Bazex syndrome revisited. Singapore Medical Journal 2012; 53(1) e12 – 14

SPR Lim. Laser hair removal in the Asian skin. In: Textbook of laser and light dermatology in Asian skin, YK Tay, ed, Singapore, World Scientific Publishing: 2011, Chapter 7, p69 – 81

• R Rajaratnam, C Mann P Balasubramaniam, JR Marsden, SM Taibjee, F Shah, R Lim, R Papini N Moimen, H Lewis. Toxic epidermal necrolysis: a retrospective analysis of 21 consecutive cases managed at a tertiary centre. Clinical and Experimental Dermatology 2010; 35: 853 – 862

  • B Collin, R Rajaratnam, R Lim, H Lewis. A retrospective analysis of 34 patients with cutaneous sarcoidosis assessed in a dermatology department. Clinical and Experimental Dermatology 2010; 35(2); 131 – 134

• KW Tan, RSP Lim. An unusual first presentation of Darier’s disease with psychosis and myositis. British Journal of Dermatology 2010; 163(Suppl 1): 20

• MR Kaur, B Sethi, C Roberts, G Titley, SP Lim. A longstanding nail abnormality in a young man. Clinical and Experimental Dermatology 2009; 34(2): 273 – 274

• R Rajaratnam, P Balasubramaniam, J Marsden, F Shah, R Lim, R Papini, H Lewis. Toxic Epidermal Necrolysis: a retrospective analysis of 21 cases. British Journal of Dermatology 2008; 159 (Suppl 1): 10 – 14

• J Hague, M Kaur, S Orpin, R Lim, AHM Heagerty, R Charles-Holmes, HM Lewis. Two cases of pustular toxic epidermal necrolysis. British Journal of Dermatology 2007; 157 (suppl1): 31 – 32

• R Rajaratnam, M Mehmi, SP Lim, H Lewis. Focal craniofacial hyperhidrosis associated with selective serotonin reuptake inhibitors. Clinical and Experimental Dermatology 2007, 32(5): 587 – 588

• M Mehmi, SPR Lim, CY Tan. An unusual cutaneous presentation of cat-scratch disease. Clinical and Experimental Dermatology 2007; 32(2): 219 – 220

• R Rajaratnam, P Preston, SPR Lim, H Lewis. A brief history of skin grafting. British Journal of Dermatology 2006; 155 (Suppl1): 66

• SN Cohen, R Lim, CJ Paul, A Abdullah. Equal efficacy of topical tacrolimus and clobetasone butyrate in the treatment of pemphigus foliaceous. International Journal of Dermatology 2006; 45(11): 1379

SPR Lim, S Lanigan. A review of the adverse effects of laser hair removal. Lasers Medical Science 2006; 21(3): 121 – 125 • N Tomson, SPR Lim, A Abdullah, S Lanigan. Treatment of port-wine stains with the V-beam pulsed dye laser at 2 week and 6 week intervals: a comparative study. British Journal of Dermatology 2006; 154(4): 676 – 679

SPR Lim, M Dyoss, T Kelly, C Moss. Outsourced pharmacy dispensing: an option for hospital dermatology department?. British Journal of Dermatology 2005; 153 (suppl 1): 47

SPR Lim, L Prais, IS Foulds. Henna tattoos for children: a potential source of para-phenylenediamine and thiuram sensitiation. British Journal of Dermatology 2004; 151(6): 1271

SPR Lim, A Abdullah. Management of skin disease in ageing skin. The Practitioner 2004; 248: 100 – 109

SPR Lim, AG Smith. Tinea Pseudoimbricata: Tinea corporis in a renal transplant patient mimicking the concentric rings of tinea imbricate. Clinical and Experimental Dermatology 2003; 28(3): 332 – 333

SPR Lim, K Batta, BB Tan. Calciphylaxis in a patient with alcoholic liver disease in the absence of renal failure. Clinical and Experimental Dermatology 2003; 28(1): 34 – 36

Research Trials