Dr Lim Kar Seng


Dr Lim Kar Seng

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Dr Lim Kar Seng has gained over 14 years of clinical experience in treating the entire spectrum of skin conditions and currently serves as a senior consultant dermatologist at the Dermatology Practice. His subspecialties include skin cancers , phototherapy and psoriasis.

His breadth of experience in several capacities makes for an impressive resume. Prior to setting up The Dermatology Practice, Dr Lim was a consultant dermatologist in private practice with Dermatology Associates from 2010 to 2012 and had clinics at the Paragon medical centre, Gleneagles & Parkway East medical centre. Before entering private practice, Dr Lim was a consultant dermatologist in the skin cancer unit, and the psoriasis unit at the National Skin Centre, Singapore. Besides practicing medicine, he has also taught medical students at the Faculty of Medicine, National University of Singapore.

After graduating from the School of Medicine, National University of Singapore, Dr Lim underwent his training in Internal Medicine. Upon completion of his training in 2004, he obtained his Advanced Specialist Training in Dermatology at the National Skin Centre. Subsequently, Dr Lim pursued his special interest in skin cancer at the Victoria Skin and Cancer Foundation, Australia, which is at the forefront of skin cancer research and treatment. There, he worked closely with world-renowned experts in this field. During his stint at St Vincent’s hospital, Melbourne he became well-versed in the treatment of psoriasis through research, education and care. He prides himself on his extensive experience in administering biologic therapies for psoriasis patients.

Throughout his career, Dr Lim has been actively involved in research, published more than 20 scientific papers in peer-reviewed journals and presented at several local and international forums. To date, Dr Lim Kar Seng has scooped several prestigious accolades including the ASEAN scholarship (1990), Best Registrar and the National Healthcare Group Best Teacher Award (2007), World Congress of Dermatology scholarship (2007) and the Ministry of Health Manpower Development Program Award (2008).





38 Irrawaddy Road #07-60/61/62, Mount Elizabeth Novena Specialist Centre