Dr. Victor Lim boasts of an extensive training background and an impressive portfolio of experience in the field of cardiology. Born and bred in Kota Kinabalu in Sabah, Malaysia, Dr. Lim was awarded the ASEAN scholarship to take his secondary and pre-university education in Singapore from 1982 to 1987. In 1993, he completed his medical degree with high honors at the University of Glasgow in Scotland, UK, and received his postgraduate basic medical training in the UK where he became a member of the Royal College of Physicians of UK (MRCP) Edinburgh in 1997. In 1999, Dr. Lim returned to Singapore to attend the Advanced Specialty Training in Cardiology at the National Heart Center Singapore (NHCS). Due to his training and experience, he was accredited as a cardiology specialist from Singapore’s Ministry of Health in 2002.
His passion drove him to seek subspecialty training in Interventional Cardiology from NHCS and Changi General Hospital (CGH) through a scholarship under the Higher Manpower Development Program by Singhealth and a prestigious fellowship program in Germany. He later became the Director of CGH’s Cardiovascular Lab, where he set up the first acute percutaneous coronary intervention program catering to patients with acute heart attack in a Singapore hospital without on-site cardiothoracic surgical support. As a recognized expert in Interventional Cardiology, Dr. Lim has trained fellows from China, Indonesia, India, Vietnam, and Bangladesh, and has been invited to speak at international cardiology summits including the EuroPCR in Paris and Barcelona, the Joint Interventional Meeting in Rome, and more conferences in Seoul and Beijing.
In 2009, Dr. Lim began his private practice by joining Heart Partners Clinic, through which he continues to provide genuine care to heart patients from all over the world who are seeking high-quality interventional cardiology treatments.
Heart Partners Clinic is one of the most esteemed medical facilities in Singapore specializing in the treatment of a wide range of heart diseases. Formerly known as Woo Medical & Cardiac Clinic, the facility was established by Dr. Bobby Woo back in 1989. Dr. Woo personally chose Dr. Victor Lim as senior partner and the name was changed to Heart Partners Clinic. Dr. Victor Lim boasts of an extensive training background and an impressive portfolio of experience in the field of cardiology. He was the recipient of an ASEAN scholarship that paved the way for the completion of his secondary and pre-university education in Singapore. He also trained at the University of Glasgow in Scotland, UK and a member of the Royal College of Physicians UK. He completed Advanced Specialty Training in Cardiology at the National Heart Centre in Singapore and is accredited by Singapore’s Ministry of Health. With his team of highly qualified cardiologists and well-trained staff, Dr. Victor Lim made name for Heart Partners Clinic by providing genuine care to heart patients from all over the world who are seeking high-quality but affordable interventional cardiology treatments.