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Dr. Vivien Lim

Dr. Vivien LimVerified

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Dr. Vivien Lim is a consultant endocrinologist currently in private practice at Gleneagles Medical Centre in Singapore. Her areas of specialty lie in weight management and treatment of diabetes and thyroid and hormone-related disorders. She is a former consultant and director of the endocrine residency programme at Khoo Teck Puat Hospital. She was also a senior lecturer at Yong Loo Lin School of Medicine, National University of Singapore.

She completed her MBBS at the National University of Singapore in 1998 and Masters in Internal Medicine in 2002. Following the completion of her endocrinology training, she received the HMDP scholarship from the Ministry of Health, which allowed her to gain a wider experience in handling complex endocrinology cases at the Mayo Clinic in the United States.

Aside from her private practice, she is also currently serving as the president of the Endocrine Metabolic Society of Singapore and honorary secretary of the Osteoporosis Society of Singapore.

Education
  • Master of medicine, National University of Singapore, 2002
  • Bachelor of medicine and bachelor of surgery, National University of Singapore, 1998
Medical training
  • Fellowship in endocrinology, Alexandra Hospital, 2011
  • Fellowship in endocrinology, Mayo Clinic, 2012
  • Residency in internal medicine, Singapore General Hospital, 2002
  • Fellowship in endocrinology, Khoo Teck Puat Hospital, 2019
  • Internship in general surgery, Singapore General Hospital, 1999
  • Residency in internal medicine, Alexandra Hospital, 2008
Certifications
  • Royal College of Physicians, 2002
Professional Memberships
  • Endocrinology and Metabolic Society of Singapore
Languages spoken
  • Hakka
  • Hokkien
  • Mandarin
  • Chinese (Simplified)
  • English
  • Cantonese
Affiliated Hospital
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Vivien Lim Endocrinology Specialist Centre
Vivien Lim Endocrinology Specialist Centre['Internal medicine', 'Endocrinology'] in Singapore
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Vivien Lim Endocrinology Specialist Centre at Gleneagles Medical Centre specialises in the diagnosis, treatment, and management of diabetes, thyroid disorders, osteoporosis, [obesity](https://www.docdoc.com/info/condition/obesity), high blood pressure, and adrenal and pituitary disorders. Dr. Vivien Lim is a former consultant endocrinologist and director of the endocrine residency programme at Khoo Teck Puat Hospital. She graduated from the National University of Singapore with her MBBS degree in 1998 and Master of Medicine in Internal Medicine in 2002. She then pursued her specialist training in endocrinology and spent time at the Mayo Clinic in the United States courtesy of the scholarship she received from Singapore’s Ministry of Health. Dr. Lim is the honorary secretary of the Osteoporosis Society of Singapore and the president of the Endocrine Metabolic Society of Singapore.

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