Dr Lim Lee Hooi

Ophthalmologist
18 years of experience

Specialty

Ophthalmology

Qualifications

MBBS (U of Melbourne, Australia) 1999 M Med (Ophth) (NUS, Singapore) 2005 MRCSEd (RCS, Edinburgh, United Kingdom) 2005 FRCSEd (Ophth) (RCS, Edinburgh, United Kingdom) 2009 

What I do

Dr Lim Lee Hooi provides clinical services such as:
- Cataract & Comprehensive ophthalmology
- Eyelid, Orbit and Lacrimal System management and surgery
- Full Comprehensive Eye Examinations
- Medical and Surgical Treatment of ophthalmic conditions
See more [ + ]- Botox treatment for various eye conditions
- Intravitreal Treatment for Age Related Macular Degeneration

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Professional Statement

Dr Lim Lee Hooi is a Consultant in Cataract and Comprehensive Ophthalmology and she subspecialises in the field of Eyelid, Lacrimal, Orbit and Reconstructive Surgery. She is now practicing at Singapore Eye & Vision, Paragon.

Born in Malaysia, she was awarded the ASEAN scholarship in 1990 and 1992 to study in Singapore. An old girl of Raffles Girls’ Secondary School and Raffles Junior College, she went on to complete her medical studies in the University of Melbourne in 1999. Upon graduation, she returned to Singapore for her internship and training in Ophthalmology.

Dr Lim Lee Hooi obtained her Masters ... See more [ + ]in Medicine - Ophthalmology (M.Med) from NUS in 2005 and was admitted as a fellow of the Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh (FRCSEd) in 2009. She joined the Academy of Medicine, Singapore (FAMS) in 2013.

In 2008, she was awarded the Ministry of Health Scholarship for her training in Ophthalmology. She completed her fellowship on Eyelid, Lacrimal, Orbit and Reconstructive Surgery with Professor Don Kikkawa and Professor Bobby Korm at the University of California, San Diego in 2012.

Upon returning from fellowship, Dr Lim is a keen educationist and was involved in the teaching of residents in Ophthalmology. She was part of the Core Faculty of the Residency Programme in Singapore National Eye Centre and was an Adjunct Assistant Professor with the National University of Singapore and Duke-NUS Postgraduate School of Medicine.

Dr Lim Lee Hooi still returns to Singapore National Eye Centre and KK Children’s and Women’s Hospital as a Visiting Consultant. She is also the current Treasurer of the Singapore Society of Ophthalmology.

Aside from her work, Dr Lim enjoys the outdoors and staying active. She captained the canoeing team of Raffles Junior College in her school days. Now married with two children, she dedicates her free time to her children and shares the joy of growing up with them.

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Languages Spoken

English, Mandarin

Education

University of Melbourne, Australia
See more [ + ]National Univeristy of Singapore
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Awards and Publications

Professional Positions and Memberships

Ophthalmologist in Singapore Eye & Vision

Accredited Hospitals

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

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Insurances Accepted

AIA
MHC
Alliance
Mitsui Sumitomo Insurance Co. Ltd
Aviva
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AXA
BUPA
Cigna / IXChange
Shenton Insurance
Fullerton Healthcare
Great Eastern
Tokio Marine Nichido
Tricare ISOS
HSBC Clinicare
IHP

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