Lian Lim, MD

  • General Surgery
  • Bariatric Surgery
Lian Lim, MD
4.6 Learn more 91 Ratings
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Scripps Clinic Hillcrest
4060 Fourth Ave
San Diego, CA 92103
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Scripps Clinic Rancho San Diego - Calle Verde
10862 Calle Verde
La Mesa, CA 91941
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Scripps Clinic Mission Valley - Building 7425
7425 Mission Valley Rd
San Diego, CA 92108
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Scripps Clinic Torrey Pines
10710 N Torrey Pines Rd
La Jolla, CA 92037
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  • General Surgery


  • English


Lian Lim, MD, is a surgeon specializing in both general and bariatric surgery. She is certified in robotic surgery and is eager to treat patients in a minimally invasive way to encourage quicker recovery and minimal pain.

Dr. Lim’s goal is to utilize a multimodal approach including weight reduction surgery, education on exercise and diet, and a strong support group to help patients achieve their weight loss goals. She believes that encouraging patients along with their friends and families to make healthy lifestyle changes together promotes longevity of weight loss.

During her free time she enjoys exploring the variety of hikes in San Diego, practicing yoga and going rock climbing.

Board Certifications

  • American Board of Surgery, General Surgery, 2019

Medical Education

  • Virginia Commonwealth University School of Medicine, MD, 2014


  • Kaiser Hospital - Los Angeles, General Surgery, 2019

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