Dr. Alan Lim, MD

Dr. Alan Lim, MD

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Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery  |  
Male  |  
52 y/o
(7)

Accepting new patients

Training Residency in Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery: Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences (Naval Medical Center Portsmouth) Residency in Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery: Harvard Medical School (Massachusetts General Hospital, Brigham and Women's Hospital, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Boston Children's Hospital) Fellowship in Craniomaxillofacial and Pediatric Plastic Surgery: University of California in Los Angeles (Ronald Reagan UCLA Medical Center) Work Harvard Medical School UCLA US Navy Lahey Clinic Awards Boston's Top Doctors, Boston Magazine - December 2016 Top Doctors 2017, Northshore Magazine

Lahey Hospital & Medical Center

41 Mall Rd

Burlington, MA 01805
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Accepted insurance

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
  • Cigna
  • Harvard Pilgrim Health Care
  • MultiPlan
  • Tufts Health Plan
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Top Care Areas

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Facial Fracture
very high
more than 99% of peers
Maxillary and Malar Fractures
high
more than 90% of peers
Wound Repair
high
more than 88% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Lim "We are here to take care of what matters most, you. Lahey Health offers access to board-certified specialists in nearly every medical specialty and more than 75 primary care practices in over 30 communities providing you with the full continuum of care, all close to home."

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Specialties

  • Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery
  • Craniofacial Plastic Surgery
  • Facial Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery
  • Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery
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Board Certifications

  • Otolaryngology
    Accredited by: American Board of Otolaryngology*
  • Plastic Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Plastic Surgery*
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Conditions Treated

  • Allergic Reaction
  • Allergic Rhinitis
  • Bell's Palsy
  • Birthmark
  • Breast Diseases
  • Breast Ptosis
  • Broken Nose
  • Burn Injuries
  • Capsular Contracture of Breast Implant
  • Cleft Lip and Palate
  • Congenital Anomalies of Breast
  • Cosmetic Conditions
  • Dentofacial Anomalies
  • Deviated Septum
  • Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
  • Ear Ache
  • Earwax Buildup
  • Enlarged Turbinates
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Face Skin Lesions
  • Facial Fracture
  • Facial Trauma
  • Gynecomastia
  • Head or Neck Lump or Swelling
  • Hidradenitis
  • Jaw Fracture
  • Large Breasts
  • Localized Fat Deposits
  • Mandibular Hypoplasia
  • Mandibulofacial Dysostosis, Treacher Collins Type, Autosomal Recessive
  • Maxillary and Malar Fractures
  • Maxillofacial Dysostosis
  • Moles (Benign Skin Lesions)
  • Nasal Obstruction
  • Nasal Septal Perforation
  • Orbital Fracture
  • Sinusitis
  • Skin Aging
  • Skin Cancer
  • Skin Laxity
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Small Chin
  • Soft Tissue Sarcoma
  • TMJ
  • Trigeminal Neuralgia
  • Wrinkles

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Procedures

  • Abdominoplasty
  • Ablation or Excision of Nasal Turbinates
  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Adjacent Tissue Transfer
  • Asian Eyelid Surgery
  • Blepharoplasty
  • Botox® Injection
  • Breast Augmentation
  • Breast Lift Surgery
  • Breast Reconstruction
  • Breast Reduction
  • Breast Surgical Procedure
  • Brow Lift
  • Canthoplasty and Canthopexy
  • Chin Implant
  • Cleft Lip and Palate Repair
  • Complex Revision Rhinoplasty
  • Cosmetic Eyelid Surgery
  • Cosmetic Surgical Procedure
  • Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
  • Destruction of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Diagnostic Nasal and-or Sinus Endoscopy
  • ENT Surgery
  • Excision of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Skin Cancer
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Eyelid Surgery
  • Facelift
  • Facial Bone Fracture Repair
  • Fat Grafting to the Face
  • Head and Neck Reconstruction Surgery
  • Head and Neck Surgery
  • Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
  • Intranasal or Sinus Procedure
  • Jaw Surgery
  • Laser Surgery
  • Liposuction
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Mandibular (Lower Jaw) Osteotomy
  • Microvascular Surgery
  • Mohs Defect Reconstruction Surgery
  • Nasal Septum Surgery (Septoplasty)
  • Nose Plastic Surgery (Rhinoplasty)
  • Orthognathic Surgery
  • Peripheral Nerve Decompression
  • Primary Cosmetic Rhinoplasty
  • Reconstruction for Craniosynos
  • Reconstructive Eyelid Surgery
  • Sinus Surgery
  • Skin Excision for Hidradenitis
  • Skin Grafts
  • Skin and Tissue Reduction
  • Sleep Apnea Surgery
  • Wound Repair

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Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Massachusetts.

0 Sanctions

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.

Education

  • University Of Pittsburgh School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1991
  • Naval Medical Center Portsmouth
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • Uniformed Services University Of The Health Sciences
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • Beth Isarel Deaconess Med Ctr-Harvard U
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Boston Children's Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Massachusetts General Hospital and Brigham and Women's Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Ronald Reagan UCLA Medical Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed
  • Chang Gung Memorial Hospital
    Other Education | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Lim has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Lim's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Lim to family and friends
5.0
based on 7 total reviews (2 with comments)
Dr. Lim's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well
    EXCELLENT
  • Answers Questions
    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent
    EXCELLENT
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment
    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness
    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time
    10 to 15 minutes
Patient Comments (2)
in Peabody, MA |
I felt confident on his talents. Dr. Lim is very kind. Nonjudgmental. caring. I have been telling my close family and friends the care that I received from Dr. Lim and staff. huge thanks!!
Burlington, MA |
Dr. Lim, is an amazing, helpful person. My surgery was awesome...he did an amazing job. He is there for me, emailing me answers contacting me whenever I need him. I plan on seeing him if I ever need surgery again. Simply put, I love him!
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Dr. Lim accepts 9 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
    BlueConnect HMO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
    Blue with Managed Care Behavioral Health HMO
    Preferred Blue PPO
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
    LocalPlus
    Open Access Plus
  • Harvard Pilgrim Health Care
    Harvard Pilgrim Health Care PPO
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO
  • Tufts Health Plan
    Tufts PPO
  • UnitedHealthCare
    Choice Plus POS
    Navigate HMO
    Navigate POS
    Options PPO

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Hospitals where Dr. Lim has admitting privileges

Addison Gilbert Hospital
298 Washington St
Gloucester, MA 01930
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Beverly Hospital
85 Herrick St
Beverly, MA 01915
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Lahey Hospital and Medical Center
41 Mall Road
Burlington, MA 01805
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Winchester Hospital
41 Highland Ave
Winchester, MA 01890
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Tufts Medical Center
800 Washington St
Boston, MA 02111
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