He is currently the clinical lead in glaucoma service and the ophthalmology departmental lead for research. He specialises in Glaucoma and Cataract Surgery.
He qualified from the University of Leicester Medical School in 1991 and obtained his Doctorate degree (MD – research) from the University College London. Dr Lim was trained in general ophthalmology at Moorfields Eye Hospital, Western Eye Hospital and Royal Free Hospital in London.
Dr Lim has been a fellow of the Royal College of Ophthalmologists in the UK since 1996 and is a member of numerous national and international ophthalmological associations. He has delivered lectures internationally on the treatment of glaucoma and is a recognised expert in this area.