Dr. David Lim, MD

Dr. David Lim, MD

Urology  ·  
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Age 54
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Dr. David Lim, MD is an urology specialist in Houston, TX and has been practicing for 23 years. He graduated from Northeastern Ohio Universities College Of Medicine in 1987 and specializes in urology and pediatric urology.

18220 State Highway 249 Ste 400

Houston, TX 77070

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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
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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."

2  Specialties

  • Urology
  • Pediatric Urology

1  Board Certifications

  • Urology
    Accredited by: American Board of Urology*

65  Conditions Treated

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28  Procedures

  • Bladder Surgery
  • Cystectomy
  • Cystometry
  • Cystourethroscopy and Transurethral Resection of Bladder Neck
  • Incomplete Circumcision Repair
  • Incontinence Sling Procedure
  • Incontinence Surgery
  • Kidney and Ureter Removal
  • Kidney Stone Removal, Closed
  • Kidney Surgery
  • 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

  • Korean
  • Spanish
  • Vietnamese
  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Lim's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Lim

3.3

Based on 24 reviews

5 Stars
50%
(12)
4 Stars
8.333333333333334%
(2)
3 Stars
0%
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2 Stars
4.166666666666667%
(1)
1 Star
37.5%
(9)

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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...Read More
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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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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...Read More
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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...Read More
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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...Read More
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