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Lian Lim, MD

  • General Surgery
  • Bariatric Surgery
Lian Lim, MD
4.6 67 Ratings
Accepts new patients
age-group-adults-color Treats adults


Scripps Clinic Hillcrest
4060 Fourth Ave
San Diego, CA 92103
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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, 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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