Dr. John Lim, MD

Dr. John Lim, MD

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47 y/o
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Dr. John Lim, MD is a general surgery specialist in Clinton Township, MI and has been practicing for 23 years. He specializes in general surgery.

Surgical Associates Of Macomb

43331 Commons Dr

Clinton Township, MI 48038
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Insurance Accepted

  • AARP
  • Aetna
  • Alliance Health Care
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan
  • Cigna
  • HAP Insurance
  • Health Net
  • Humana
  • Mail Handlers Benefit Plan (MHBP)
  • Medicaid
  • Messa
  • MultiPlan
  • Priority Health

Background Check

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Dr. Lim's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Inguinal Hernia Repair, Open
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Lim performs Inguinal Hernia Repair, Open more than 83% of his peers

Dr. Lim performs this procedure more than 83% of his peers

Hernia Repair
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Lim performs Hernia Repair more than 81% of his peers

Dr. Lim performs this procedure more than 81% of his peers

Abdominal Disorders
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normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Lim treats Abdominal Disorders more than 80% of his peers

Dr. Lim treats this condition more than 80% of his peers

Dr. Lim's conditions and procedures:

Abdominal Disorders
Abdominal Pain
Abscess
Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
Anal and Rectal Cancer
Anal Disorders
Anal or Rectal Pain
Anal Prolapse
Aneurysm
Anorectal Abscess
Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
Appendectomy, Open
Appendicitis
Axillary Lymph Node Dissection
Benign Tumor
Bile Duct Procedure
Biliary Atresia
Breast Cancer
Breast Diseases
Breast Reconstruction
Breast Surgical Procedure
Cancer
Cholecystitis and Gallstones
Colectomy
Colectomy and Sigmoidectomy With Robotic Assistance
Collapsed Lung (Pneumothorax)
Colon and Rectal Surgery
Colon Surgery
Colorectal Cancer
Constipation
Crohn's Disease
Decortication and Pleurectomy
Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
Diaphragmatic-Paraesophageal Hiatal Hernia Repair With Robotic Assistance
Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
Empyema
Endocrine Disorders
Endocrine Surgical Procedure
Enterostomy (Laparoscopic or Open)
Esophageal Diseases
Esophageal Surgery
Excision of Rectal Tumor
Excision of Skin Lesion
Excision of Stomach Tumor
Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
Femoral Hernia Repair, Open
Fracture
Gallbladder Removal
Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Open
Gastroenterology Procedures
Gastrointestinal Diseases
Gastrotomy
Graft vs Host Disease
Gynecologic Cancer
Head and Neck Cancer
Head and Neck Surgery
Heart Surgery
Hemorrhoids
Hernia
Hernia Repair
Hyperparathyroidism
Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
Incisional Hernia
Inflammatory Bowel Disease
Inguinal Hernia
Inguinal Hernia Repair, Open
Intestinal Abscess
Intestinal Obstruction
Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy)
Laparoscopic Cholecystectomy With Robotic Assistance
Laparoscopic Sigmoidectomy With Robotic Assistance
Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
Lipomas
Lung Cancer
Lung Surgery
Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
Mastectomy
Meckel's Diverticulum
Minimally Invasive Surgery
Open Diaphragmatic and-or Paraesophageal Hiatal Hernia Repair
Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
Pancreatic Cancer
Paraesophageal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
Partial Lung Collapse
Peripheral Artery Catheterization
Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
Pleural Effusion
Port Placements or Replacements
Proctectomy, Open or Laparoscopic (incl. Swenson and Duhamel Procedures)
Pulmonary Disease
Pyloric Stenosis
Removal of Reproductive Organs (Hysterectomy, Oophorectomy, Salpingectomy, Salpingo-Oophorectomy, Resection of Peritoneal Malignancy)
Removal or Destruction of Rectal or Intestinal Tumor (incl. Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, Sigmoidoscopy and Control of Hemorrhage)
Rib Fracture
Secondary Malignancies
Skin Grafts
Small Intestine Cancer
Splenectomy
Splenectomy and Splenorrhaphy
Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
Stomach Cancer
Stomach Diseases
Stomach Surgery
Surgery, Robotic Assisted
Thoracentesis
Thrombosis
Thyroid Cancer
Thyroidectomy
Thyroidectomy or Thyroid Lobectomy
Trigger Point Injection
Ulcer
Umbilical Hernia
Umbilical or Ventral Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
Vascular Disease
Ventral Hernia
Wound Repair

About Me

Biography

Dr. John Lim, MD is a general surgery specialist in Clinton Township, MI and has been practicing for 23 years. He specializes in general surgery.

Specialties

  • General Surgery

Board Certifications

Education

  • Wayne State U/detroit Med Center
    Residency Hospital
  • 1995
    Univ Of Miami Sch Of Med
    Medical School
    1995

Languages

  • Chinese, Mandarin
  • English

Awards

Dr. Lim's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Lim

4.3

Based on 18 reviews

5 Stars
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4 Stars
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2 Stars
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1 Star
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What People Say About Dr. John Lim, MD
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Dr Lim, I believe you operated on me about 16 years ago , for colon cancer. I am not well and have similar symptoms. I would like to see you quickly , very much. Thank you, Maria Carl # 586-247-5268 h. 586-871-0049 c
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The nicest doctor I've ever dealt with. Hernia surgery went successful with him. Office visits are prompt and he very thorough and informational. He is very friendly and humorous. I highly recommend him
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My husband had a ruptured gall bladder and Dr. Lim did emergency surgery in the middle of the night. If we had waited another hour my husband would have died. He was very thorough and caring about his case. He kept me informed and took excellent care of him post op. Great bedside manner as well.
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Excellent first rate surgeon, he was so meticulous with my surgery, I healed very well both inside and out. Dr. Lim performed a Laparoscopic Cholecystectomy (gallbladder removal) and me and my children are grateful to have me back to my normal self. Thank you so much for your expertise and for...Read More
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AARP
Aetna
Alliance Health Care
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Cross and Blue Shield
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan POS
Cigna
HAP Insurance
Health Alliance
Health Net
Tricare
Humana
Tricare
Mail Handlers Benefit Plan (MHBP)
Medicaid
Messa
Messa - Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
Priority Health
Priority Health HMO
Tricare
UnitedHealthCare
United Healthcare
Zurich

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Henry Ford Macomb Hospital

Clinton Township, MI

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