Dr. David Lim, MD

Dr. David Lim, MD

Urology  |  
Male  |  
Age 53
(24)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. David Lim, MD is an urology doctor who practices in Houston, TX. He is 53 years old and has been practicing for 23 years.

18220 State Highway 249 Ste 400

Houston, TX 77070

Contact Information

(281) 737-0930

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Assurant Health
  • AvMed
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Oklahoma
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Golden Rule
  • 14 More

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Top Care Areas

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Urinary Tract Infection (UTI)
very high
more than 99% of peers
Urinary Disorders
very high
more than 99% of peers
Bladder Diseases
very high
more than 98% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Lim "I am passionate about delivering excellent service in urological surgery to people of all age with compassion and efficiency.  I believe in treating people with dignity and respect.  Faithfulness and integrity is important to me."
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Specialties

  • Urology
  • Pediatric Urology
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Board Certifications

  • Urology
    Accredited by: American Board of Urology*
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Conditions Treated

  • Atrophic Vaginitis
  • Balanoposthitis
  • Bedwetting
  • Bladder Atony
  • Bladder Cancer
  • Bladder Diseases
  • Bladder Diverticulum
  • Bladder Infection
  • Bladder Stones
  • Blood in Semen (Hematospermia)
  • Blood in Urine (Hematuria)
  • Cancer
  • Chronic Interstitial Cystitis
  • Chronic Kidney Diseases
  • Chronic Renal Failure Syndrome
  • Congenital Obstruction of Ureterovesical Junction
  • Elevated PSA (Prostate Specific Antigen)
  • End-Stage Renal Disease
  • Enlarged Prostate (BPH)
  • Erectile Dysfunction
  • Female Incontinence
  • Hydronephrosis
  • Hypospadias
  • Incontinence
  • Kidney Cancer
  • Kidney Disease
  • Kidney Infection
  • Kidney Infection, Acute
  • Kidney Infection, Chronic
  • Kidney Stones
  • Neurogenic Bladder
  • Nighttime Urination (Nocturia)
  • Overactive Bladder
  • Painful Urination (Dysuria)
  • Penile Cancer
  • Peyronie's Disease
  • Polycystic Kidney Disease, Type 1
  • Polyuria
  • Premature Ejaculation
  • Prostate Cancer
  • Prostate Cyst
  • Prostate Diseases
  • Prostatitis
  • Restless Leg Syndrome
  • Sexual Dysfunction
  • Sexually Transmitted Diseases (STDs)
  • Sleep Disorders
  • Spermatocele
  • Stress Incontinence
  • Testicular Cancer
  • Testicular Dysfunction
  • Undescended Testicles
  • Ureteral Stones
  • Ureteral Stricture or Kinking
  • Urethral Stricture
  • Urinary Disorders
  • Urinary Hesitancy
  • Urinary Incontinence
  • Urinary Stones
  • Urinary Tract Infection (UTI)
  • Urinary-Genital Tract Fistula, Female
  • Vaginal and Pelvic Prolapse
  • Vaginitis and-or Vaginosis
  • Vesicoureteral Reflux
  • Yeast Infections

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Procedures

  • Bladder Surgery
  • Cystectomy
  • Cystometry
  • Cystourethroscopy and Transurethral Resection of Bladder Neck
  • Incomplete Circumcision Repair
  • Incontinence Sling Procedure
  • Incontinence Surgery
  • Kidney Stone Removal, Closed
  • Kidney Surgery
  • Kidney and Ureter Removal
  • Laparoscopic Kidney Surgery
  • Laparoscopic Nephrectomy
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Lithotripsy
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Orchiectomy
  • Orchiopexy for Undescended Testicle
  • Prostate Procedures
  • Prostate Removal
  • Radical Prostate Removal, Laparoscopic
  • Renal Transplant and Nephrectomy
  • TURP (Transurethral Resection of Prostate) or Laser Destruction of Prostate
  • Ureteroneocystostomy
  • Urethral Dilation
  • Urinary Stone Removal (Litholapaxy)
  • Uroflowmetry
  • Urological Surgery
  • Varicocelectomy or Hydrocelectomy

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Texas.

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

  • Kent State University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1983
  • Northeastern Ohio Universities College Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1987
  • Northwestern Center Feinberg School Of Medicine
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1988
  • Northwestern Center Feinberg School Of Medicine
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1993
  • University Of Florida-Gainesville
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1995

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Lim has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Korean
  • Spanish
  • Vietnamese

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Lim's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Lim to family and friends
3.3
based on 24 total reviews (5 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (24)

  • 5
    (12)
  • 4
    (2)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (9)

Dr. Lim's Performance

Trustworthiness
VERY GOOD
Explains condition(s) well
VERY GOOD
Answers Questions
GOOD
Time well spent
VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
GOOD
Office environment
VERY GOOD
Staff friendliness
GOOD
Average wait time
16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (5)

in Houston, TX |
Prior to my surgery, he spent very little time with me going over the procedure. Had to call and basically beg the office to write wound care orders so I can have the wounds packed daily. I scheduled my follow up on a Monday, confirmed the appointment that following Friday and when I show up for...more
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Houston, TX |
We saw Dr. Lim today for my infant son's circumcision. His bedside manner was wonderful and a comfort during an emotional moment. He was professional, thorough and patient. I would highly recommend him to any new mom looking for a great Dr to perform a circumcision.
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in Houston, TX |
I had an excellent experience with Dr. Lim. He saw me in an emergency room for a kidney stone that was stuck in my ureter. I was in a great deal of pain. He was compassionate and very concerned. He followed up with me immediately the next day. I did end up having surgery and he went out of his...more
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in Katy, TX |
Dr. Lim provided no follow up after stent procedure. His nurse came in to discharge us and she had no idea what exactly was done. Very unprofessional. We have tried to contact his office to schedule appointments and ask questions and have only gotten his answering service with no return call...more
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in Houston, TX |
Crazy doctor with no knowledge of what he's doing, he performed a circumcision on my son and barely 3 weeks later there's still a lot of foreskin covering the penis, we went back and told him of this, and all he had to say is he didn't know how much skin to take off, now he wants to charge me...more
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Lim accepts 23 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Assurant Health
  • AvMed
    Open Access
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Oklahoma
    Blue Choice
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
  • Coventry Health Care
    Medicare Advantage PFFS
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Golden Rule
  • Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
    GEHA
  • Guardian
  • HealthFirst
  • HealthSmart
  • Humana
  • Medicaid
  • Medical Mutual of Ohio
  • Molina Healthcare
    Molina
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO
  • MVP Health Care
  • Principal Life
  • State Farm
  • Tricare
    TriCare for Life
  • UnitedHealthCare
    Choice Plus POS
    Navigate HMO
    Navigate POS
    Options PPO

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Hospitals where Dr. Lim has admitting privileges

CHI St. Luke's Health - The Vintage Hospital
20171 Chasewood Park Dr
Houston, TX 77070
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Houston Methodist Willowbrook Hospital
18220 State Highway 249
Houston, TX 77070
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Texas Children's Hospital
6621 Fannin St
Houston, TX 77030
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