Dr Lim Mui Hong is a fellowship trained orthopaedic surgeon who is accreditated by Singapore Medical Council in the dual specialties of Orthopaedic Surgery and Sports Medicine. His clinical interests are in the areas of knee and shoulder surgeries.
Dr Lim was awarded the Local Study Award (Medicine) from the Singapore Armed Forces in 1992 for his undergraduate studies and graduated from the National University of Singapore in 1997. He received his Masters of Medicine (Orthopaedic Surgery) in 2002 and completed his Advanced Specialist Training in Orthopaedic Surgery in 2007. He is registered in the specialty of Orthopaedic Surgery with the Singapore Medical Council since May 2007 and in the subspecialty of Sports Medicine since May 2012. He is a fellow of the Academy of Medicine of Singapore since 2007.
Dr Lim underwent postgraduate fellowship training in Knee and Shoulder Surgeries at Warringal Hospital and The Park Clinic in Melbourne, Australia. During the one-year overseas clinical fellowship programme, he was trained in both arthroscopic and open surgeries of the knee and shoulder such as ligament reconstruction, shoulder stabilisation and joint replacements.
Dr Lim is a Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon in the Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Tan Tock Seng Hospital. He had previously held various staff appointments in the Singapore Armed Forces including Head, Soldier Performance Centre; Deputy Commander Military Medicine Institute. He had participated in various peacekeeping, humanitarian assistance and disaster relief missions. His main clinical interests include the arthroscopic and open treatment of knee and shoulder injuries as well as the management of other knee and shoulder conditions such as multiligament knee injuries, patellar instability, rotator cuff conditions and osteoarthritis. He had published several scientific papers and contributed to a textbook chapter.
Dr Lim is passionate about golf and distance running. He participates regularly in half and full marathon events such as the Sundown Marathon, Army Half Marathon, Northface 100 and Standard Chartered Marathon. He aims to have more time at the golf course and the opportunity to participate in overseas running events.