Dr Lim Lay Cheng

35 years of experience


Haemotology Palliative Medicine


MBBS (S’pore), MRCP (UK), FRCP (Edin), FAMS (Haematology), MD (Singapore)

What I do

Dr. Lim Lay Cheng provides clinical services such as:
- Blood disorders
- Blood cancers
- Palliative care
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Clinic Locations

Blood Specialist Clinic
Gleneagles Medical Centre #10-09
6 Napier Road, S 258499

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Professional Statement

Dr Lim Lay Cheng is also a Senior Consultant of Haematology in Singapore General Hospital. Dr Lim was also a Scientific committee member at the Asian-Pacific Thrombosis and Hemostasis Society Meeting in Singapore.

Dr Lim writes actively on topics such as lymphoma, multiple myeloma and bruising, and she has published many articles in major journals, namely the British Journal of Haematology, Academy of Medicine, Journal of Clinical Oncology, International Journal of Molecular Medicine, Haematology and Medical Oncology.

Dr Lim’s clinical interests include Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM) in management of Hematological disorders, therapy of hematological malignancies ... See more [ + ]and premalignant disorders, flow cytometry and molecular diagnostics in Hematology and iron chelation therapy with patients with secondary iron overload.
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Languages Spoken

English, Hokkien, Cantonese, Mandarin


National University of Singapore Faculty of Medicine
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Awards and Publications

Paul E Strandjord Young Investigator Award (1995) - Academy of Clinical Laboratory Physicians and Scientists, USA
Service Quality Award 2004 – Service with a heart
20years Long Service Award, Singapore General Hospital – awarded 22 Aug 2007
EXSA (Excellent Service Award) 2007 – Gold
SingHealth Quality Service Award 2010 – Gold Publications:
Dr Lim has keen interest in research with over 65 scientific publications and abstracts in peer reviewed journals.

Professional Positions and Memberships

Scientific committee member (2005 to 2008) - Asian-Pacific Thrombosis and Hemostasis Society Meeting, Singapore, Sept 2008
Board Member, Chapter of Haematology, Academy of Medicine (2007-2010)
Secretary, Chapter of Haematology, Academy of Medicine (2011-2012)
See more [ + ] Member, Workgroup for formulation of Clinical Practice Guidelines on Blood transfusion (Singapore) – 2009 to 2010
Exit examiner for Hematology Trainees Exit Exam, May 2008, Nov 2008, Nov 2010
Program Director - Diploma in Clinical Haematology, Academy of Medicine  (2009-2012)
Clinical lecturer – Yong Loo Lin School of Medicine, Aug 2009 to Feb 2012
Examiner for the AY2010/2011 Final Professional M.B.,B.S. Examination - OSCE (PM)
Member, Central Institution Review Board for Haematology, Oncology& Pathology, SingHealth Services from April 2011 to Feb 2012
Member, Specimen Management System Workgroup, Singapore General Hospital. July 2011 to Feb 2012
Adjunct Assistant Professor, Duke-NUS Graduate Medical School from 1 Aug 2011 to 31 Dec 2011
Quality Manager, Stem Cell Program, SGH BMT Program – from 2010 to Feb 2012
Member, American Society of Hematology
Member, International Society on Thrombosis and Haemostasis
Member, Myelodysplastic Syndromes Foundation
Member, Australian Society of Blood Transfusion
Member, Royal College of Medicine, Edinburgh, UK
Member, Academy of Medicine, Singapore
Member, Singapore  Medical  Association

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Accredited Hospitals

Gleneagles Hospital
Mount Elizabeth Hospital
Mount Elizabeth Novena Hospital
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Insurances Accepted

Cigna / IXChange
International SOS
Parkway Shenton