Dr Lim Keng Hua

ENT Surgeon/ Otorhinolaryngologist
18 years of experience

Specialty

ENT Surgery/ Otorhinolarynggology/ Rhinology

Consultation Fee

$150

Qualifications

MBBS,MRCS (Edin)MMed (ORL), FAMS(Otorhinolaryngology)

What I do

Dr Lim Keng Hua provides services such as: 
* Tonsillectomy & Adenoidectomy
* Sinus Surgery
* Septoplasty
* Thyroid Surgery
See more [ + ]* Rhinoplasty
* Otoplasty
* Myringoplasty
* Snooring/ Sleep Apnea
* Voice Box ( Larynx) Surgery
* RadioFrequency
Treatment of the following conditions: Blocked nose, nose allergy, nasal polyps, neck swelling, nose cancer, nosebleeds, snoring,thyroid disorders, tonsillitis, ear infection, hearing loss, vertigo, hoarseness

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Professional Statement

Dr Lim graduated from the Faculty of Medicine, National University of Singapore in 2000. He obtained his postgraduate degree from the Royal College of Surgeons in Edinburg in 2005 and Master of Medicine (Otorhinolaryngology) in 2010. He completed his ear nose throat surgical training in Singapore and was accredited as a specialist in Otorhinolaryngology (ENT) in 2013.

 He was the first surgeon to be awarded a Ministry of Health clinical rhinology fellowship in Europe, where he trained under world-renowned rhinologist Professor Wytske Fokkens and endoscopic skull base surgeon Professor Christos Georgalas, to expand Singapore's repertoire in the management of rhinology, endoscopic ... See more [ + ]skull base surgery and sinonasal allergy. Upon his return, he introduced the concept of local allergic rhinitis, use of SFU, and en bloc resection in the management of inverted papilloma, to the local ENT fraternity.

 Dr Lim started the allergy an immunotherapy services to manage difficult nasal allergy and smell disorder when he serves as a consultant in Tan Tock Seng Hospital. Being the Lead ENT tutor ad adjunct lecturer in Lee Kong Chian School of Medicine, National Technological University/Imperial College, also allowed him to plan an implement and entire ENT curriculum. Dr Lim was also a senior Clinical Lecturer of the National University of Singapore, Yong Loo Lin School of Medicine, and a core faculty member in the National Healthcare Group ENT residency programme. He sits on the Standard Setting Committees for the Lee Kong Chian School of Medicine's undergraduate medical examination and the Otorhinolaryngology postgraduate medical examination, and is an examiner in both medical schools.

 With an avid interest in inverted papilloma, nasal polyposis, chronic rhinosinusitis and allergic rhinitis, Dr Lim has publicised in local and international journals, and has collaborated with several international centres like Beijing Tongren Hospital, to improve the management of chronic rhinosinusitis. Locally, Dr Lim teaches regularly in the Singapore Allergy & Rhinology Course, Endoscopic sinus and skull base courses organised by Tan Tock Seng Hospital, Changi General Hospital, Singapore General Hospital and Khoo Teck Puat Hospital. He also teaches at Khon Kean FESS and skull base course in Thailand, and is on the panel of reviewers for the international Journal of Paediatric Otorhinolaryngology and Rhinology.

 Dr Lim is a member of the European Rhinologic Society, the Allergy and Clinical Immunology Society (Singapore) and Asia-Pacific Society of Thyroid Surgery.

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Languages Spoken

Chinese, English, Hokkien, TeoChew, Cantonese

Education

National University of Singapore, Faculty of Medicine
See more [ + ]The Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh
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Awards and Publications

Dr Lim Keng Hua was a recipient of the Singapore Clinician Investigator Award at the Singapore Health Biomedical Congress. He was awarded The Human Manpower Development Program Fellowship from Ministry of Health, Singapore.

He has published articles in international peer-reviewed journal like Laryngoscope, International Forum of Allergy and Rhinology, Netherlands Journal of Medicine, and International Journals of Pediatric Otorhinolaryngology. 

Professional Positions and Memberships

Academy of Medicine, Singapore
Singapore Medical Council
Allergy & Clinical Immunology Society of Singapore
See more [ + ]Asia Pacific Society of Thyroid Surgery
European Rhinology Society
Visiting Consultant to Tan Tock Seng Hospital

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Accredited Hospitals

Gleneagles Hospital
Mount Alvernia Hospital
Mount Elizabeth Novena Hospital
See more [ + ]Mount Elizabeth Orchard Hospital
Parkway East hospital

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Insurances Accepted

IHP
Aetna
AIA
MHC
Aviva
See more [ + ]NTUC
AXA
Cigna / IXChange
Great Eastern

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