Dr. Kok Hoo Lim, MD

Dr. Kok Hoo Lim, MD

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66 y/o
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Dr. Kok Hoo Lim, MD is a thoracic surgery specialist in Dayton, OH and has been practicing for 40 years. He specializes in thoracic surgery and cardiac surgery.

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2200 Philadelphia Dr Ste 555

Dayton, OH 45406
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Beech Street (Multiplan)
  • Bureau of Workers' Compensation (BWC)
  • Butler Health Plan
  • CareSource
  • Cigna
  • Delta Dental
  • Direct Care America/Primary Health Services (DCA/PHS)
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Flora Midwest (PPOM)
  • Galaxy Health Network
  • GENERAL

Background Check

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Dr. Lim's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Vascular Disease
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Lim treats Vascular Disease more than 70% of his peers

Dr. Lim treats this condition more than 70% of his peers

Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Lim treats Coronary Artery Disease (CAD) more than 67% of his peers

Dr. Lim treats this condition more than 67% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Coronary Artery Calcification
  • Coronary Artery Disease, Autosomal Dominant 1
  • Coronary Artery Disease, Autosomal Dominant 2
Arteriovenous Fistula Repair
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normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Lim performs Arteriovenous Fistula Repair more than 64% of his peers

Dr. Lim performs this procedure more than 64% of his peers

Dr. Lim's conditions and procedures:

Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm (AAA)
Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
Acute Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
Acute Lung Injuries
Acute Venous Embolism Thrombosis
Amputation
Aneurysm
Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
Aortic Aneurysm
Aortic Dissection
Aortic Ectasia
Aortic Repair, Open or Repair of Arterial Aneurysm, Open
Aortic Stenosis
Aortic Valve Disease
Aortic Valve Regurgitation
Aortic Valve Surgery
Arrhythmias
Arterial Catheterization With Robotic Assistance
Arterial Line Insertion
Arteriovenous Fistula Repair
Arteriovenous Shunt Creation
Atherosclerosis
Atherosclerosis of Aorta
Atrial Fibrillation
Atrial Flutter
Benign Tumor
Cancer
Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography)
Cardiac Electrophysiology
Cardiac Myocardial Perfusion Imaging
Cardiomegaly
Cardiomyopathy
Cardioverter-Defibrillator or Pacemaker Insertion, Removal or Repair
Carotid Artery Disease
Carotid Endarterectomy (CEA) or Excision of Infected Graft
Central Line Insertion
Cerebrovascular Surgery
Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs)
Chest Tube Insertion
Chronic Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
Congenital Aortic Valve Disorders
Congenital Heart Defects
Congenital Heart Disease
Congestive Heart Failure
Conscious Sedation
Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy and Stent
Coronary Artery Bypass Graft (CABG) Surgery
Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
Decortication and Pleurectomy
Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
Dialysis Access Procedures
Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
Embolectomy, Thrombectomy, or Vessel Exploration
Empyema
Endocarditis
Endotracheal Intubation
Endovascular Repair of Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm
Endovascular Repair of Aorta
Esophageal Cancer
Esophageal Diseases
Esophageal Surgery
Exploratory Surgery
Head and Neck Cancer
Head and Neck Surgery
Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
Heart Disease
Heart Surgery
Heart Tumors, Malignant
Heart Valve Replacement
Hemodynamic Monitoring
Hernia Repair
Impella Device
Insertion of Epicardial Lead for Pacemaker or Cardioverter and-or Defibrillator
Laparotomy
Lobectomy of Lung With Robotic Assistance
Lobectomy, Open
Lung Cancer
Lung Neoplasms, Not Specified as Malignant
Lung Removal (Partial or Complete): Open, or Resection of Lung Tumor: Open
Lung Removal, Open
Lung Surgery
Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
Lymphadenectomy With Robotic Assistance
Maze Procedure
Mechanical Ventilation
Mediastinal Surgery
Mediastinal Tumors, Malignant
Mitral Valve Disease
Mitral Valve Regurgitation
Mitral Valve Stenosis
Mitral Valve Surgery
Non-Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy, and Stenting
Pacemaker Implantation, Temporary
Pacemaker Insertion or Replacement
Paracentesis
Pericardial Disease
Pericardiocentesis
Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm
Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
Peripheral Arterial Disease of Extremities
Peripheral Arterial Dissection
Peripheral Arterial Embolism and Thrombosis
Peripheral Artery Bypass
Peripheral Artery Catheterization
Peripheral Nerve Disorders
Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
Phlebitis and Thrombophlebitis
Pleural Cancer
Port Placements or Replacements
Pulmonary Disease
Pulmonary Embolism
Renal Artery Arteriosclerotic Disease
Revision of Arteriovenous Shunt for Renal Dialysis
Right Heart Catheterization (Swan-Ganz)
Ruptured Aortic Aneurysm
Thoracentesis
Thoracoscopic Excision of Lung With Robotic Assistance
Thoracoscopic Lobectomy
Thoracoscopic Lobectomy of Lung With Robotic Assistance
Thoracoscopic Wedge Resection
Thoracotomy
Thromboendarterectomy or Excision of Infected Graft
Thrombosis
Tracheal Surgery
Tracheostomy
Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)
Tricuspid Valve Surgery
Tumor Resection
Valve Repair or Replacement (Aortic, Mitral, Tricuspid, and Pulmonary)
Varicose Veins
Vascular Disease
Vascular Duplex Ultrasonography and Plethysmography
Vascular Procedure
Vascular Surgical Procedure
Venous Embolism and Thrombosis
Venous Insufficiency
Ventilator Management
Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery (VATS) or Thoracotomy

About Me

Biography

Dr. Kok Hoo Lim, MD is a thoracic surgery specialist in Dayton, OH and has been practicing for 40 years. He specializes in thoracic surgery and cardiac surgery.

Specialties

  • Thoracic Surgery
  • Cardiac Surgery

Board Certifications

  • Cardiovascular Surgery
  • Thoracic Cardiovascular Surgery
  • Thoracic Surgery

Education

  • The Cleveland Clinic
    Fellowship Hospital
  • Maimonides Med Ctr,
    Residency Hospital
  • Maimonides Med Center
    Residency Hospital
  • Maimonides Med Ctr,
    Internship Hospital
  • Maimonides Med Center
    Internship Hospital
  • 1978
    University Of Malaysia, Malaysia
    Medical School
    1978
  • 1978
    University Of Malaysia Malaysia
    Medical School
    1978

Languages

  • Malay
  • English

Awards

Dr. Lim's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Lim

4.4

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1 Star
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Dr lim is an excellent doctor surgeon & a really good man. He is excellent in explaining what is going on through the process, he personally stops and explains and talks to his patients. He makes you feel like he truly cares about your recovery and he sticks with you until the end. We consider...Read More
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My husband was admitted to the hospital for an unrelated illness a few days before his first appointment with Dr. Lim. Dr. Lim came to his hospital room to keep the appointment. We have heard only good things about Dr. Lim, both before and after surgery. These great accolades came from family,...Read More
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Highly recommend! Six by passes six weeks ago and continue to get better everyday! Skilled surgeon with a contagious smile! Was highly recommend to me and was true!
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Such a pleasant and talented surgeon.Dr. Liam preformed 6 bypasses at one time for my husband at the end of Sept.2016.Unbelievable how well he has recovered!Dr. Liam took as much time as we needed to answer our questions.He did not hurry us along live most doctors and the best part is that he had a...Read More
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My husband had open heart surgery October 5, 2016. Dr. Lim was great we was informed about everything by the nursing staff and Dr. Lim we could not have asked for a better surgeon.
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Aetna
Aetna EPO
Aetna HMO
Aetna POS
Aetna PPO
Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
Medicaid
Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
Anthem Blue Cross and Blue Shield EPO
Anthem Blue Cross and Blue Shield POS
Anthem Blue Cross and Blue Shield PPO
Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO
Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield POS
Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
Beech Street (Multiplan)
Beech Street (Multiplan) EPO
Beech Street (Multiplan) POS
Beech Street (Multiplan) PPO
Bureau of Workers' Compensation (BWC)
Worker's Compensation WC
Butler Health Plan
Butler Health Plan EPO
Butler Health Plan POS
Butler Health Plan PPO
CareSource
Medicaid
Cigna
Cigna EPO
Cigna HMO
Cigna POS
Cigna PPO
Great West Healthcare-Cigna EPO
Great West Healthcare-Cigna POS
Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
Delta Dental
Delta Insurance POS
Direct Care America/Primary Health Services (DCA/PHS)
Direct Care America/Primary Health Services (DCA/PHS) EPO
Direct Care America/Primary Health Services (DCA/PHS) HMO
Direct Care America/Primary Health Services (DCA/PHS) POS
Direct Care America/Primary Health Services (DCA/PHS) PPO
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) EPO
First Health (Coventry Health Care) POS
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Flora Midwest (PPOM)
Flora Midwest (PPOM) EPO
Flora Midwest (PPOM) POS
Flora Midwest (PPOM) PPO
Galaxy Health Network
Galaxy Health Network EPO
Galaxy Health Network POS
Galaxy Health Network PPO
GENERAL
Indemnity Plan
Worker's Compensation WC
Health Span
Health Span EPO
Health Span HMO
Health Span POS
Health Span PPO
HealthSmart
HealthSmart EPO
HealthSmart POS
HealthSmart PPO
HealthSmart - Interplan Health Group
Direct Care EPO
Direct Care POS
Direct Care PPO
Humana
Humana EPO
Humana HMO
Humana POS
Humana PPO
Medicaid
Bureau for Children with Medical Handicaps (BCMH)
Medicaid Assignment
Medical Mutual of Ohio
Medical Mutual of Ohio EPO
Medical Mutual of Ohio HMO
Medical Mutual of Ohio POS
Medical Mutual of Ohio PPO
Molina Healthcare
Medicaid
Mt. Carmel
Mt. Carmel Behavioral Healthcare EPO
Mt. Carmel Behavioral Healthcare POS
Mt. Carmel Behavioral Healthcare PPO
Mt. Carmel EPO
Mt. Carmel POS
Mt. Carmel PPO
Nationwide
Nationwide EPO
Nationwide POS
Nationwide PPO
Ohio Health Choice
Ohio Health Choice EPO
Ohio Health Choice POS
Ohio Health Choice PPO
PHCS
PHCS EPO
PHCS POS
PHCS PPO
Ryan White
Ryan White EPO
Ryan White HMO
Ryan White POS
Ryan White PPO
Superior Dental Care
Superior Dental Care POS
Tricare
United Concordia
United Concordia POS
UnitedHealthCare
United Behavioral Health EPO
United Behavioral Health HMO
United Behavioral Health POS
United Behavioral Health PPO
United Healthcare EPO
United Healthcare HMO
United Healthcare POS
United Healthcare PPO
Value Options
Value Options EPO
Value Options HMO
Value Options POS
Value Options PPO

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