Mr Philip Lim

Mr Philip Lim

MB ChB

Plastic Surgery

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2 specialists

26 years of experience
8 years as a specialist

Overall Rating

Overall Experience

4.99

Bedside Manner

4.97

Explanation

5

Top feedback

“Dr Lim made my experience at the Private Clinic Leeds an absolute delight. He was thorough through out the process and managed my expectations well. He understood my aim that I was achieving and I’m so so happy with my results. “
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Subspecialties

  • Skin Cancer
  • Hand Surgery
  • Cosmetic Plastic Surgery
  • Breast Surgery
  • Reconstructive Surgery
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Languages spoken

  • English
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Registered with

  • General Medical Council: 4219068
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    Consultation fees

    New appointment: £120

    Follow-up appointment: £0

    Practices worked at

    Clifton Park Hospital

    Bluebeck Drive Shipton Road, York, United Kingdom, YO30 5RA
    57 reviews

    The Private Clinic - Harley Street

    98 Harley Street, London, United Kingdom, W1G 7HZ
    4 reviews

    Specialist's working hours

    Mon
    Not available
    Tue
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    Wed
    Not available
    Thu
    17:30 - 20:00 | 00:00 - 00:00
    Fri
    09:00 - 17:00
    Sat
    Not available
    Sun
    Not available

    About

     Philip Lim is a Plastic Surgery Consultant who specialises in both plastic and reconstructive surgery.He qualified in medicine from Leeds University and specialised in Plastic Surgery in 2013. 

    Philip is also skilled in quality improvement and mentoring and coaching.

    His main areas of interest in plastic and reconstructive surgery are abdominal and breast reconstructions as well as skin surgery and wound management. Additionally he has wide experience in facial surgeries, such as eye bag removals and ear correction.

    Apart from operating he spends his time teaching at Hull York Medical School where he is an honorary senior lecturer.He is also teaches surgeons in training on regional training programmes.

    Mr Lim works at York Teaching Hospital, Clifton Park in York and The Pines Hospital, Manchester.

    Procedures

    • Breast Augmentation (Enlargement)
    • Liposuction
    • Vaser Liposuction
    • Breast Uplift Surgery (Mastopexy)
    • Scar Revision Surgery
    • Breast Reconstruction
    • Breast Reduction
    • Breast Surgery
    • Mole Removal
    • Skin Grafts
    • Abdominoplasty (Tummy Tuck)
    • Arm Lift (Brachiplasty)
    • Breast Augmentation Mastopexy (Enlargement & Lift)
    • Breast Implant Exchange
    • Breast Implant Removal
    • Breast Implants
    • Brow Lift
    • Buttock Lift
    • Cosmetic Breast Surgery
    • Ear Lobe Reconstruction
    • Ear Reconstruction
    • Excess Skin Removal
    • Eyelid Surgery (Blepharoplasty)
    • Face Lift
    • Facial Feminisation Surgery
    • Facial Reconstruction
    • Facial Surgery
    • Ganglion Cyst Removal
    • Labiaplasty
    • Limb Reconstructive Surgery
    • Lip Enhancement
    • Lipoma Removal
    • Nipple Reconstruction
    • Otoplasty
    • Pinnaplasty
    • Post Weight Loss Surgery
    • Thigh Lift
    • Video Consultation
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    Special interests

    • Skin Cancer
    • Squamous Cell Carcinoma (SCC)
    • Basal Cell Carcinoma
    • Cysts
    • Gynaecomastia
    • Melanoma
    • Breast Asymmetry
    • Burns & Scalds
    • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
    • Cubital Tunnel Syndrome
    • Prominent or Protruding Ears
    • Tuberous Breasts
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    Education

    • MB ChB University of Leeds 
    • BSc (Hons)
    • MRCS (Eng)
    • FRCS (Plastic Surgery)
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    Reviews

    4.99 Overall Patient Trust rating
    Overall Experience
    4.99
    Bedside Manner
    4.97
    Explanation
    5
    Skin Cancer
    20/117
    Breast Augmentation (Enlargement)
    12/117
    Hand Surgery
    8/117
    Liposuction
    7/117
    Vaser Liposuction
    7/117
    Breast Uplift Surgery (Mastopexy)
    6/117
    Cosmetic Plastic Surgery
    3/117
    Scar Revision Surgery
    3/117
    Squamous Cell Carcinoma (SCC)
    3/117
    Basal Cell Carcinoma
    2/117
    Breast Reconstruction
    2/117
    Breast Reduction
    2/117
    Breast Surgery
    2/117
    Cysts
    2/117
    Gynaecomastia
    2/117
    Melanoma
    2/117
    Mole Removal
    2/117
    Skin Grafts
    2/117
    Abdominoplasty (Tummy Tuck)
    1/117
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    Overall Experience
    (5/5)
    Bedside Manner
    (5/5)
    Explanation
    (5/5)
    Patient seen for:
    Dr Lim made my experience at the Private Clinic Leeds an absolute delight. He was thorough through out the process and managed my expectations well. He understood my aim that I was achieving and I’m so so happy with my results.
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    Overall Experience
    (5/5)
    Bedside Manner
    (5/5)
    Explanation
    (5/5)
    Patient seen for:
    My treatment was well explained and I am very happy with the results.
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    Overall Experience
    (5/5)
    Bedside Manner
    (5/5)
    Explanation
    (5/5)
    Mr lim was excellant in all my treatment would highly recommend his services
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    Overall Experience
    (5/5)
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    (5/5)
    Explanation
    (5/5)
    Mr.Lim was very efficient and friendly and made you feel at ease.
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    Overall Experience
    (5/5)
    Bedside Manner
    (5/5)
    Explanation
    (5/5)
    Patient seen for:
    Very polite and friendly.
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    Overall Experience
    (5/5)
    Bedside Manner
    (5/5)
    Explanation
    (5/5)
    Patient seen for:
    First class.
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    Overall Experience
    (5/5)
    Bedside Manner
    (5/5)
    Explanation
    (5/5)
    Patient seen for:
    Very professional, diligent and caring.
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    Overall Experience
    (5/5)
    Bedside Manner
    (5/5)
    Explanation
    (5/5)
    Patient seen for:
    Very professional and made everything clear from the first consultation. The day of the surgery was made easier by his friendly manner and care when performing the procedure. He acknowledged my concerns and listened.
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    Overall Experience
    (5/5)
    Bedside Manner
    (5/5)
    Explanation
    (5/5)
    Patient seen for:
    MR LIM WAS EXCELLENT HE WAS WARM CONSIDERATE AND EXPLAINED EVERYTHING THAT I NEEDED TO KNOW PERFECTLY. HE DEALT WITH MY PROBLEM WITHOUT ANY FUSS WHATSOEVER.
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    Overall Experience
    (5/5)
    Bedside Manner
    (5/5)
    Explanation
    (5/5)
    Explained what he was doing really well,and came to see me after the operation. A really nice man.
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    Other Reviews

    Peer recommendations

    Recommended by 2 doctors for:
    2

    Plastic Surgery

    Mr Naveen Cavale
    Mr Naveen Cavale
    Plastic Surgery

    25-04-2021

    A hardworking, honest, talented, properly trained colleague.

    For specialty: Plastic Surgery
    For procedures: Video Consultation, Mole Removal, Labiaplasty, Breast Uplift Surgery (Mastopexy), Hand & Wrist Surgery
    Connection: We trained together
    Mr Praminthra Chitsabesan
    Mr Praminthra Chitsabesan
    General Surgery

    18-01-2021

    Great plastic surgeon. We work on complex abdominal wall Reconstructions together and cancers. We commonly work together and I have no hesitation working with him Great personal skills takes on responsibility

    For specialty: Plastic Surgery
    For conditions: Squamous Cell Carcinoma (SCC), Gynaecomastia
    For procedures: Video Consultation, Mole Removal, Scar Revision Surgery, Limb Reconstructive Surgery, Breast Reconstruction, Face Lift, Breast Uplift Surgery (Mastopexy), Brow Lift, Lip Enhancement, Abdominoplasty (Tummy Tuck), Liposuction, Arm Lift (Brachiplasty), Breast Reduction, Breast Augmentation (Enlargement), Skin Grafts, Lipoma Removal, Breast Implant Removal, Breast Implant Exchange
    Connection: Is a colleague