Dr Lim Lee Guan
Dr Lim Lee Guan Gastroenterologist in Singapore

Clinic Details

Dr Lim Lee Guan

Specialty: Gastroenterology
Languages: English, Mandarin, Hokkien, Teochew

Dr Lim Lee Guan – Gastroenterologist in Singapore

Dr Lim Lee Guan is a gastroenterologist in Singapore with more than 20 years of clinical experience. He is a Senior Consultant and the Clinical Director at the Specialist Care Group.

Dr Lim obtained his MBBS from National University of Singapore in 2000, and MRCP (UK) in 2004, and underwent advanced specialist training in Gastroenterology at the National University Hospital, Singapore.

Dr Lim was accredited as a specialist in Gastroenterology by the Specialist Accreditation Board in 2008, after which he obtained the Fellowship of Royal College of Physicians (Edinburgh) and the Fellowship of Academy of Medicine.

Dr Lim Lee Guan received:

  • Ministry of Health’s Health Manpower Development Programme (HMDP) award for specialised training in advanced endoscopic imaging including endoscopic ultrasound in Germany at Technical University of Munich University Hospital Klinikum rechts der Isar and Universitätsmedizin der Johannes Gutenberg-Universität Mainz.
  • Scholarship for clinical attachment at Kyushu University Hospital, Japan, which focused on advanced endoscopic imaging for cancer detection and endoscopic management of gastrointestinal pre-cancer and cancer.


Dr Lim Lee Guan’s area of special interest is advanced endoscopic imaging in the early detection, diagnosis and management of gastrointestinal cancer and pre-cancer.

Dr Lim is proficient in endoscopic ultrasound, endoscopic ultrasound guided fine needle aspiration and biopsy, endoscopic ultrasound guided injection, endoscopic mucosal resection, gastroscopy, colonoscopy, ligation of haemorrhoids, examination of small intestine using capsule endoscopy and balloon enteroscopy, and endoscopic variceal ligation, amongst other procedures.


Dr Lim’s past and current professional appointments and committee memberships include:

  • Assistant Professor at National University of Singapore.
  • Consultant gastroenterologist and clinical director at National University Hospital
  • Visiting gastroenterologist at Ng Teng Fong Hospital
  • Programme Director of the ACGME-I Gastroenterology Fellowship Programme in NUH
  • Executive committee member of Gastroenterology Society of Singapore (GESS Exco)
  • Committee member of the National Foundation of Digestive Diseases (NFDD)
  • On the editorial board of BMJ Open Gastroenterology, published by the British Medical Journal in partnership with the British Society of Gastroenterology.


​Dr Lim Lee Guan’s list of professional awards include:

  • National Healthcare Group Excellence Award For Teaching
  • National University Hospital Excellent Service Star Award, Excellent Service Gold Award and the SSU Award for top compliments.
  • Raffles Hospital Service Star award.


Articles reviewed by Dr Lim Lee Guan can be found here.

Dr Lee Pei Hua

Infectious Diseases

Dr Reginald Tang

General Medicine

Dr Tan Kok Kuan

General Medicine

Dr Nicole Chan

General Medicine

Dr Melissa Wong

Cataract, Comprehensive Ophthalmology.

Dr Ronny Tan

Urology, Andrology

Dr Sankeerth Reddy

General Medicine

A/Prof Victor Koh

Cataract, General Ophthalmology, Glaucoma, Healthy Ageing Programme (Age Better)

Dr David Chan

Complex Cataract Surgery, Anterior Segment Surgery, Refractive surgery

Adj A/Prof Au Eong Kah Guan

Retinal And Macular Diseases, Cataract, Comprehensive Ophthalmology

Dr Daphne Han

Cataract Surgery, Myopia, Age-Related Macular Degeneration, Glaucoma

Dr Jayant V Iyer

Cataract, Refractive Errors, Diabetic Retinopathy, Glaucoma