About Dr Lim Khong Hee
General Surgery – Upper Gastrointestinal and Weight Loss Surgery
MBBS (Singapore), FRCSEd (General Surgery) (Edinburgh), M Med (Surgery) (Singapore), FRCSEd (Edinburgh), FAMS (General Surgery) (Singapore)
English, Mandarin, Cantonese, Hokkien , Teochew
Monday to Friday: 8.30am – 5.30pm
Saturdays: 8.30am – 1.00pm
Sundays & Public Holidays: Closed
Thomson Surgical Centre
339 Thomson Road 03-01, Thomson Medical Centre, Singapore 307677
Dr Lim Khong Hee Appointment Number (For Serial):6251 8884, Whatsapp: 8666 1646, +65 6250 2222.
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Chamber Name & Address: Thomson Surgical Centre, 339 Thomson Road #03-01, Thomson Medical Centre,Singapore 307677.
Dr Lim Khong Hee completed his undergraduate studies at the National University of Singapore in 1992, followed by his postgraduate degree in 1998. In 2002, he undertook specialized training as a Clinical Fellow (HMDP) in Upper Gastrointestinal and Laparoscopic Surgery at the prestigious Princess Alexandra Hospital in Brisbane.
Before establishing his private practice, Dr. Lim held significant roles, including Chief of the Upper Gastrointestinal Service and Senior Consultant in the Department of General Surgery at Tan Tock Seng Hospital.
During his time as the Director of the Centre for Advanced Laparoscopic Surgery at the same hospital, he actively fostered the growth of complex laparoscopic skills and techniques, organizing a range of laparoscopic courses, from basic to masterclass levels.
Dr Lim Khong Hee specializes in performing upper gastrointestinal and laparoscopic procedures, such as radical gastric resections with systematic lymphadenectomy, laparoscopic fundoplication, and laparoscopic surgery for severe obesity. He possesses expertise in both diagnostic and therapeutic endoscopy.
An enthusiastic educator, Dr Lim Khong Hee is deeply engaged in the instruction of medical students. He holds the position of Adjunct Assistant Professor in the Department of Surgery at the Yong Loo Lin School of Medicine and serves as an Examiner in the Final Professional Examination for the Degrees of M.B.B.S. Dr. Lim has also been an esteemed Speaker and Chairperson at numerous local and regional medical meetings.
In addition to his academic commitments, Dr. Lim is an esteemed member of several professional organizations, including the Endoscopic and Laparoscopic Surgeons of Asia (ELSA), the Society of American Gastrointestinal and Endoscopic Surgeons (SAGES), and the Obesity and Metabolic Surgery Society of Singapore (OMSSS).
Frequently Asked Questions
What is Dr. Lim Khong Hee’s specialization?
Dr. Lim Khong Hee is a General Surgeon with a subspecialty interest in upper gastrointestinal surgery, including weight loss surgery.
What procedures does Dr. Lim Khong Hee specialize in?
Dr. Lim Khong Hee specializes in procedures related to upper gastrointestinal surgery, esophageal cancer, gastric cancer, hernia repair, and minimally invasive surgery.
Where does Dr. Lim Khong Hee practice?
Dr. Lim Khong Hee practices at Nexus Surgical Associates Pte Ltd and is also affiliated with Mount Elizabeth Hospitals and Thomson Medical in Singapore.
Is Dr. Lim Khong Hee a board-certified surgeon?
Yes, Dr. Lim Khong Hee is a board-certified General Surgeon with specific expertise in upper gastrointestinal surgery and related specialties.
How can I make an appointment with Dr. Lim Khong Hee?
Appointments with Dr. Lim Khong Hee can be made easily by visiting the Nexus Surgical Associates website or using online appointment booking services provided by various healthcare platforms.