Dr. James Lim, MD

Dr. James Lim, MD

General Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 54
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Dr. James Lim, MD is a general surgery specialist in Hackensack, NJ and has been practicing for 24 years. He graduated from University of Missouri, Kansas City School of Medicine in 1988 and specializes in general surgery.

20 Prospect Ave Ste 404

Hackensack, NJ 07601

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerihealth
  • Beech Street (Multiplan)
  • Cigna
  • Devon Health
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Health Net
  • MagnaCare
  • MultiPlan
  • 3 More

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Background Check

No malpractice claims found for New Jersey
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Lim's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Renal Transplant and Nephrectomy
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Lim performs Renal Transplant and Nephrectomy more than 52% of his peers

Dr. Lim performs this procedure more than 52% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • da Vinci® Nephrectomy
  • Laparoscopic Live Donor Nephrectomy
  • Laparoscopic Nephrectomy
  • Nephrectomy
  • Partial Nephrectomy
  • Pediatric Heart Transplants
  • Radical Nephrectomy
  • Renal Transplant
Kidney Surgery
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Lim performs Kidney Surgery more than 52% of his peers

Dr. Lim performs this procedure more than 52% of his peers

Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Lim treats Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD) more than 50% of his peers

Dr. Lim treats this condition more than 50% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Atherosclerosis
  • Autoimmune Atherosclerosis
  • Buerger's Disease
  • Carotid Atherosclerosis
  • Coronary Artery Calcification
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Coronary Artery Disease, Autosomal Dominant 1
  • Coronary Artery Disease, Autosomal Dominant 2
  • Coronary Atherosclerosis
  • Raynaud's Disease
  • Renal Artery Arteriosclerotic Disease

Dr. Lim's conditions and procedures:

Abdominal Disorders
Abdominal Pain
Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
Aneurysm
Anorectal Abscess
Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
Appendectomy, Open
Appendicitis
Arteriovenous Fistula Repair
Arteriovenous Shunt Creation
Benign Tumor
Bone Marrow Biopsy
Breast Cancer
Breast Diseases
Breast Lump
Cholecystitis and Gallstones
Colectomy
Colon and Rectal Surgery
Crohn's Disease
Dialysis Access Procedures
Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
Embolectomy, Thrombectomy, or Vessel Exploration
Esophageal Diseases
Esophageal Surgery
Excision of Skin Lesion
Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
Femoral Hernia Repair, Open
Gallbladder Removal
Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
Gastroenterology Procedures
Gastrointestinal Diseases
Heart Surgery
Hemorrhoids
Hernia
Hernia Repair
Hyperparathyroidism
Incisional Hernia
Inflammatory Bowel Disease
Inguinal Hernia
Inguinal Hernia Repair, Open
Intestinal Obstruction
Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy)
Kidney Surgery
Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
Laparotomy
Lung Cancer
Lung Surgery
Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
Pancreatic Cancer
Parathyroid (Gland) Disease
Partial Lung Collapse
Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm
Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
Peripheral Arterial Dissection
Peripheral Arterial Embolism and Thrombosis
Peripheral Artery Catheterization
Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
Phlebitis and Thrombophlebitis
Pleural Effusion
Port Placements or Replacements
Pulmonary Disease
Pyloric Stenosis
Renal Transplant and Nephrectomy
Revision of Arteriovenous Shunt for Renal Dialysis
Splenectomy
Splenectomy and Splenorrhaphy
Stomach Diseases
Thoracentesis
Thromboendarterectomy or Excision of Infected Graft
Tracheal Surgery
Ulcer
Umbilical Hernia
Vascular Disease
Vascular Surgical Procedure
Ventral Hernia
Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery (VATS) or Thoracotomy
Wound Repair

About Me

Care Philosophy

Committed to promoting transplant and organ donor awareness.

Specialties

  • General Surgery

Board Certifications

Education

1994
Albert Einstein Medical Center
Fellowship Hospital
1993
Albert Einstein Medical Center
Residency Hospital
1989
Albert Einstein Medical Center
Internship Hospital
1988
University of Missouri, Kansas City School of Medicine
Medical School
1994
1993
1989
1988

Languages

  • Spanish
  • English

Awards

Dr. Lim's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Lim

3.7

Based on 3 reviews

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1 Star
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Insurance accepted

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Aetna
Aetna Test HMO
Aetna Test PPO
Amerihealth
Amerihealth HMO
Amerihealth PPO
Beech Street (Multiplan)
Cigna
Devon Health
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
Health Net
MagnaCare
MultiPlan
Oxford Health Plans
QualCare
QualCare HMO
QualCare PPO
UnitedHealthCare
United Healthcare