Dr. Lim Xue Yan graduated from Yong Loo Lin School of Medicine, National University of Singapore in 2004 with a Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery degree. She was also awarded the Nestle Gold Medal in Paediatrics. Dr. Lim obtained her postgraduate qualification with the Royal College of Paediatrics and Child Health (UK) in 2010. She went on to attain accreditation with the Specialist Accreditation Board as a Specialist in Paediatrics Medicine in 2013 and was subsequently conferred Fellowship by the Academy of Medicine of Singapore.
Having trained in both Kandang Kerbau Women’s and Children’s Hospital and Singapore General Hospital, she has worked in the various sub-specialty departments for more than 10 years. Dr. Lim specialises in general paediatrics which includes newborn and well-baby screening, childhood immunisation, developmental assessment and behavioural care advice, nutrition and growth advice as well as management of common childhood conditions like asthma.
Besides clinical work, Dr. Lim is active in educating undergraduates and postgraduates. She was on the NUS Yong Loo Lin School of Medicine Undergraduate Training Committee since 2010, held the position of Chief Resident within the Department of Paediatrics from 2010 to 2012, Clinical Physician Faculty Member of the Paediatric Residency since 2013 and was the Deputy Programme Director of Transitional Year Residency from 2014 to 2015. She was also awarded the SingHealth Outstanding House Officer Award for her work excellence in 2005.
As a mother herself, Dr. Lim has a passion and love for children, spurring her to provide utmost care for her patients.
Dr. Lim currently operates at SOG Clinic for Children in Parkway East Medical Centre.