Dr. Richard D. Lim, MD

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Specializes in Orthopedic Surgery • Male • Age 48

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Dr. Lim's Experience

Research training, expertise and qualifications

Specialties

  • Orthopedic Surgery
  • General Surgery
  • Orthopedic Spine Surgery
  • Thoracic Surgery
  • Vascular Surgery

Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
  • Orthopedic Surgery
  • Thoracic Surgery
  • Vascular Surgery
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  • Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography)
  • Cardiac Myocardial Perfusion Imaging
  • Cervical Disc Replacement
  • Cervical Disc Surgery
  • Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs)
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Elbow Fracture & Dislocation Treatment
  • Foot & Ankle Fracture & Dislocation Treatment
  • Foot & Ankle Ligament & Tendon Repair
  • Hand & Wrist Fracture & Dislocation Treatment
  • Herniated Disc Surgery
  • Hip Fracture & Dislocation Treatment
  • Hip Replacement
  • Joint Drainage
  • Knee Arthroscopy
  • Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
  • Laminectomy
  • Microdiscectomy
  • Minimally-Invasive Spine Surgery
  • Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
  • Scoliosis Surgery
  • Shoulder Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Spinal Compression Fracture Repair
  • Spinal Fusion
  • Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
  • Steroid Injections
  • Trigger Point Injections
  • Viscosupplementation With Hyaluronate
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  • Achilles Tendinitis
  • Adhesive Capsulitis
  • Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
  • Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) or Posterior Cruciate Ligament (PCL) Tear
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Arm Fracture (incl. Elbow and Shoulder)
  • Arrhythmias (incl. Atrial Fibrillation)
  • Arthritis
  • Bursitis
  • Cardiomegaly
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pelvic Pain
  • Clavicle Fracture
  • Complications of Joint Prosthesis
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Degenerative Spinal Disorders
  • Dupuytren's Contracture
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Enthesopathy of Knee (incl. Bursitis of Knee)
  • Foot Fracture
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Gout
  • Hammer Toe
  • Hand Fracture
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  • Herniated Disc
  • Hip Sprain
  • Internal Derangement of Knee
  • Intervertebral Disc Herniation
  • Knee Dislocation (incl. Meniscal Tear)
  • Knee Fracture
  • Knee Sprain
  • Lateral & Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis & Golf Elbow)
  • Leg Fracture Above Knee (incl. Hip)
  • Leg Fracture Below Knee (incl. Ankle)
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lower Back Injuries
  • Medial Collateral Ligament (MCL) Tear
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Myelopathy
  • Neck Disorders
  • Neck Injuries
  • Neck Muscle Strain
  • Neck Pain
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Spine
  • Osteopenia
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
  • Phlebitis and Thrombophlebitis
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Pseudoarthrosis
  • Pulmonary Embolism
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Rotator Cuff Tear
  • Scapular Fracture
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Shoulder Dislocation
  • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
  • Spinal Instability
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylitis
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Systemic Lupus Erythematosus (SLE)
  • Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)
  • Trigger Finger
  • Varicose Veins
  • Venous Embolism and Thrombosis
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Background Check for Dr. Lim

0 Malpractice Claims

  • No malpractice history found for Illinois.
  • No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

  • No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.
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Awards & Recognitions

Awards

Media & Publications

  • Honors Program in Medical Education, Northwestern University, 1984 - 199
  • America's Top Orthopedists, 2007 - 201
  • Chairman, Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Christ Hospital and Medical Center, 1-1-2009 t
  • Chief Resident, Northwestern University Medical Center, 1996
  • Spinal Stenosis: A Monograph, 2005
  • Preventing Low Back Pain
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Education & Training

Medical School

Northwestern University The Feinberg School Of Medicine
Graduated in 1991

Internship Hospital

McGaw Medical Center At Northwestern University
Complete in 1991

Residency Hospital

McGaw Medical Center At Northwestern University
Complete in 1996

Fellowship Hospital

Leatherman Spine: The Spine Institute For Special Surgery
Complete in 1997
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Languages Spoken by Dr. Lim & Staff

  • English

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