Facing joint pain, limited mobility or worried you might have an undiagnosed bone injury? At StarMed, we specialize in the effective treatment of bone, joint, sports injuries and spinal issues.
WHEN SHOULD YOU SEE A BONE & JOINT SPECIALIST?
Pain is one of the most common reasons people us. We specialize in the entire musculoskeletal system, understanding the various types of joints and how they work. This includes muscles, nerves, bones, joints, tendons, ligaments, cartilage, and other connective tissue. There are many musculoskeletal conditions and injuries that can cause pain, we are looking at how to help reduce or eliminate pain, and help you get back to your daily active life.
You might need to get a diagnosis if you have:
- Joint or musculoskeletal pain that began after an injury
- Gradually progressive hip or knee pain that is worse with weight-bearing
- Joint pain that is severe and interfering with the function
- Moderate or advanced arthritis of the knee or hip
- Previous unsuccessful treatment for joint pain
SPECIALIZED EXPERTISE IN BONE & JOINT ISSUES
Dr Lim is a Singapore Ministry of Health accredited, USA and UK clinical fellowship-trained orthopaedic surgeon with a special interest in complex joint replacement, robotic-assisted joint replacement and sports surgeries. Prior to joining private practice, Dr Lim was serving as Consultant Surgeon at the National University Hospital, and Assistant Professor, Yong Loo Lin School of Medicine, National University of Singapore (NUS).