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Dedicated Care,
Quality Health

Dr Frances Lim
Colon & Rectal Surgeon

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OUR EXPERIENCED
COLORECTAL SURGEON

Medical School

University of Calgary

General Surgery Residency

SUNY Upstate Medical University,

New York, USA
 

Colon and Rectal Surgery Fellowship

Washington Hospital Center,

Washington DC, USA

Certification

1. American Board of Surgery,

    2009 & 2019

2. American Board of Colon & Rectal Surgery,

    2010

Dr. Frances Lim is a double board-certified general surgeon as well as a colon & rectal surgeon. She is an internationally known physician, and has served as a senior consultant to the National Cancer Institute Singapore (NCIS) and to the Division of Colorectal Surgery at National University Health System (NUHS) Singapore.  In these roles she has worked closely with surgical residents to ensure quality healthcare for her patients. She is now happy to be a part of Colorectal Clinic Associates where she can practice holistic, patient centered, compassionate care. Dr. Lim respects patient preferences and takes the time to explain all medical options available to them so they can make the best decision for themselves. Utilizing evidence-based medicine, her approach to patient care is much appreciated by her patients and their families.

WHEN SHOULD I SEE A DOCTOR?

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If you are experiencing any (or a combination) of the following symptoms persistently, it is best to seek expert help as soon as you can.

  • Blood in Stools

  • Anal Pain

  • Anal Lumps

  • Anal Itching 

  • Hernia

  • Acid Reflux

  • Lumps on skin

  • Persistent Abdominal Pain

  • Loose Stools

  • Fecal Incontinence

  • Unexplained change in Bowel Patterns

OUR SPECIALISED SERVICES

Colon & Rectal Surgery

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Whether it's cancers in the colon and rectum, hernias and piles, or irritable bowel syndrome, there are many conditions that can cause discomfort to your digestive system. If you are experiencing any symptoms, do not ignore them, and get expert help today.

Cancer Screening

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Screenings such as colonoscopies are the most effective diagnostic procedures to help detect conditions such as cancer early.

 

Colonoscopies in particular are considered the "Gold Standard" of tests. Screenings allow for early intervention and prevents a condition (if any) from worsening. 

General Surgery

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If you are experiencing pain and discomfort in the abdomen, or bleeding around the anus or in your stools, you could have a condition that can be treated if detected early. Schedule an appointment today to treat it effectively and safely.

HOW MUCH IS IT?

Cancer Screenings such as Colonoscopies are both Medisave and insurance claimable. Our staff at our clinics will help with financial counselling as needed.

Special discounts are also available if you are keen on using Medisave and insurance to pay for screenings or treatment procedures. Reach out to our team to find out more.

If you are worried about symptoms you currently have, don't delay get screened today.

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