Dr. Charles M P Lim

Obstetrics & Gynaecology

Credentials MBBS (Singapore) 1973, M Med (O&G) (Singapore) 1979, FRCS (O&G) (Edin), FRCS (O&G) (Glasg)
Language English, Mandarin Chinese, Bahasa Melayu, Bahasa Indonesia
Background

Consulting in obstetrics and gynaecology since 1984, subspecialising in fertility treatment since 1989.

Dr. Charles M P Lim was born in Singapore in 1949. He obtained the Degree of Bachelor of Medicine and Surgery from the National University of Singapore in 1973 and received the specialist degree of Master of Medicine in Obstetrics and Gynecology in 1979.

He is also a member of the Royal College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists in London, a fellow of the Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh and Glasgow, and a member of the European Society of Human Reproduction and Endocrinology.

Dr. Charles M P Lim has been practicing in Mount Elizabeth Medical Center since 1984.

He founded the Mount Elizabeth Fertility Center in 1989 and has since been involved with assisted conception procedures. These include ovulation induction, Intra-Uterine Insemination (IUI), and In-Vitro Fertilization (IVF).

He commenced Gynecological Operative Video-Laparoscopy in Mount Elizabeth Hospital in 1990 and has helped both local and overseas gynecological surgeons in starting this method of operation.

He has published on the subjects of infertility, antenatal diagnosis and ultrasound scanning.

From August 2004, he has devoted his practice to gynecology and helping infertile couples get pregnant.

 

Publications

Lim C, Rauff M, Goh VHH, Ratnam SS. Hyperprolactinemia in subfertile patients- an analysis of twenty-nine cases. Singapore Medical Journal 1981; 22(6):347-349

Lim C, Yong YM, Ratnam SS. An analysis of conceptions in patients presenting with subfertility: the life table method. Singapore Journal of Obstetrics and Gynecology 1982; 13(1):72-77

Lim C, Chia CM, Ratnam SS. Artificial insemination with donor semen: an analysis of 53 recorded pregnancies in 50 patients. Singapore Medical Journal 1982; 23(4):198-200

Lim C, Ratnam SS. Infertility: current concepts in management. Journal of Pediatrics, Obstetrics and Gynecology 1982; May/June:8-15

Lim C. Pregnancy after intra-uterine insemination of washed motile fraction sperm: a case report. Asia-Oceania Journal of Obstetrics and Gynecology 1987; 13(2):183-186

Lim CMP. Rapid early pregnancy sexing by chorionic villus biopsy and quinacrine staining. Medical Journal of Malaysia 1987; 42(1):9-15