Dr. Alan Lim, MD

Dr. Alan Lim, MD

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Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
52 y/o
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Dr. Alan Lim, MD is a plastic & reconstructive surgery specialist in Burlington, MA and has been practicing for 27 years. He specializes in plastic & reconstructive surgery.Read his story

Lahey Hospital & Medical Center

41 Mall Rd

Burlington, MA 01805
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Insurance Accepted

  • 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

Learn about Dr. Lim

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Lim performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

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

Dr. Lim's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

Dr. Lim's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Lim "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, 2017 Boston's Top Doctors, Boston Magazine, 2016 Top Doctors 2017, Northshore Magazine "

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."

1  Specialties

  • Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery

2  Board Certifications

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

45  Conditions Treated

  • 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)
  • Ectropion of Eyelid
  • Enlarged Turbinates
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Face Skin Lesions
  • Facial Birth Defect
  • Facial Fracture
  • Facial Palsy
  • Facial Skin Cancer
  • Facial Trauma
  • Gigantomastia
  • Gynecomastia
  • Head or Neck Lump or Swelling
  • Jaw Fracture
  • Localized Fat Deposits
  • Mandibular Hypoplasia
  • Mandibulofacial Dysostosis, Treacher Collins Type, Autosomal Recessive
  • Maxillary and Malar Fractures
  • Maxillofacial Dysostosis
  • Melanoma
  • Moles (Benign Skin Lesions)
  • Nasal Obstruction
  • Nasal Septal Perforation
  • Non-Melanoma Skin Cancer
  • Orbital Fracture
  • Skin Aging
  • Skin Cancer
  • Skin Laxity
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Small Chin
  • Soft Tissue Sarcoma
  • Wrinkles

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62  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
  • Ear Reconstruction
  • 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 Reconstruction Surgery
  • Jaw Surgery
  • Laser Surgery
  • Liposuction
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Mandibular (Lower Jaw) Osteotomy
  • Mandibular Tori Removal
  • Microvascular Head and Neck Reconstructive Surgery
  • Microvascular Surgery
  • Migraine Headache 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
  • Reconstructive Surgery After Head and Neck Cancer Treatment
  • Rhinoseptoplasty
  • Sinus Surgery
  • Skin and Tissue Reduction
  • Skin Excision for Hidradenitis
  • Skin Grafts
  • Sleep Apnea Surgery
  • Tissue Expansion
  • 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
  • Boston Children's Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Brigham & Women's Hosp Harvard Med Sch
    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

5.0
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Lim to family and friends
7 total reviews (2 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (7)

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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)

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!!
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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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