Dr. Vivien Lim, MD

Dr. Vivien Lim, MD

Cardiology  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 45
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Dr. Vivien Lim, MD is a cardiology specialist in Flushing, NY and has been practicing for 13 years. She graduated from University Of Connecticut School Of Medicine in 1999 and specializes in cardiology.

4503 Kissena Blvd

Flushing, NY 11355

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
  • Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP)
  • EmblemHealth
  • HealthFirst
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Lim performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
very high
more than 99% of peers
Heart Palpitations
very high
more than 99% of peers
Chest Pain
very high
more than 97% of peers

Dr. Lim's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Lim "Our focus is on empowering the total you, mind, body and spirit as we deliver high quality cardiovascular services through prevention, diagnosis, treatment and education. We believe in minimizing invasive and overaggressive strategies unless they are indicated to ensure the best possible outcome for your health."

1  Specialties

  • Cardiology

2  Board Certifications

  • Cardiovascular Disease
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

25  Conditions Treated

  • Aneurysm
  • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Arrhythmias
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Benign Tumor
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Chest Pain
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Endocarditis
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Palpitations
  • Heart Tumors, Benign
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart Disease
  • Hypotension
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Syncope
  • Vascular Disease

9  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for New York.

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

  • Purdue University / Main Campus
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1995
  • University Of Connecticut School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1999
  • Umdnj-Robert Wood Johnson
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2002
  • University Of Connecticut-Hartford Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2005

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
  • Diplomate American Board of Internal Medicine, 2002
  • Diplomate American Board of Cardiovascular Disease, 2005
  • Diplomate National Board of Echocardiography, 2006
  • Diplomate Certification Board of Nuclear Cardiology, 2005
Media & Publications

Dr. Lim has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Lim's Reviews

5.0
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Lim to family and friends
22 total reviews (2 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (22)

  • 5
    (21)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (0)

Dr. Lim's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    Under 10 minutes

Patient Comments (2)

I have been seeing Dr. Lim for quite some time. 5 years ago I had a mitral valve replacement. Her knowledge and expertise in cardiology is excellent. Not only in that field but all health related problems. I have 100% trust in her and I`m glad I found her.
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Dr. Lim is a vey competent and caring physician. She reviews and shares completely with the patient all pertinent information during the visit, with special emphasis on any changes (or no changes) regarding his or her health. Dr. Lim is very accessible by office appointment, e-mail and...more
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