Alpha Joints & Orthopaedics is a specialist clinic located at Gleneagles Hospital, a Joint Commission International and International Standards Organisation (ISO)-accredited hospital that features world-class medical facilities, advanced imaging centre and surgical technologies, and state-of-the-art operation theatres to which Dr. Lim Lian Arn has access to, allowing him to provide comprehensive and advanced diagnostics and treatment for his patients.
Alpha Joints & Orthopaedics specializes in trauma, osteoporosis, adult reconstruction, revision joint surgery, osteotomies, and knee, hip, elbow, and shoulder replacement. It also handles arthroscopic and sports surgery as well as foot, ankle, and spinal problems and damaged shoulder rotator cuff and anterior cruciate ligament (ACL).
Dr. Lim Lian Arn has over 21 years of experience. He holds an MBBS degree from the National University of Singapore and is a fellow of the Royal College of Surgeon in the United Kingdom. He completed his fellowship training in adult reconstruction at the Mayo Clinic in Rochester in the United States in 1998. He is committed to excellence and helping patients make well-informed and timely decisions about their orthopaedic problems. He takes the time to explain their conditions and formulate individualized orthopaedic solutions using the most advanced technologies and industry-approved materials. To further improve patient outcomes, Dr. Lim partners with other medical professionals such as radiologists and physiotherapists who offer supporting services such as therapies and same-day imaging.
<p>Dr. Lim Lian Arn is currently practicing at Alpha Joints and Orthopaedics, which is conveniently located at Gleneagles Hospital. It is one of Singapore’s premier medical facilities offering Dr. Lim an easy access to world-class imaging services and operation theatres, state-of-the-art endoscopy centre, and in-patient accommodation. This access allows him to provide comprehensive and advanced diagnostic and surgical services to both local and international patients. </p> <p>Dr. Lim has been practicing since 1994 and has a special interest in knee and hip replacement as well as knee ligament reconstruction surgery. He holds a Bachelor of Medicine, Bachelor of Surgery degree from the National University of Singapore and is a fellow of the Royal College of Surgeons (United Kingdom). He completed advanced training in joint replacement at the Mayo clinic in the United States with a special focus on primary and secondary knee and hip replacement surgery. </p> <p>He is experienced in minimally invasive, computer-assisted, and robot-assisted joint replacements. He also performs cartilage transplantation surgery for ligament and cartilage injury, minimally invasive and ceramic hip replacement surgery and hip resurfacing for hip arthritis using the Birmingham Hip. </p> <p>Dr. Lim offers comprehensive treatment for the following orthopaedic conditions: </p> <ul> <li><a href="http://www.docdoc.com/info/condition/carpal-tunnel-syndrome">Carpal tunnel syndrome</a></li> <li>Ankle instability</li> <li>Hallux valgus</li> <li>Hip arthritis</li> <li>Anterior cruciate ligament (ACL) tears</li> <li>Knee arthritis</li> <li>Osteoporosis</li> <li>Meniscal tears</li> <li>Prolapsed intervertebral discs</li> <li>Rotator cuff tears</li> <li>Recurrent shoulder dislocation</li> <li>Trigger finger</li> <li>Shoulder impingement</li> <li>Wrist fractures</li> </ul>