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Dr Serene Lim Liqing

Dr Lim Liqing Serene



Singapore General Hospital

Specialty: Obstetrics & Gynaecology, Obstetrics & Gynaecology, Surgery & Surgical Oncology

Clinical Interest: Reproductive Medicine, Fertility Preservation, Obstetrics & Gynaecology

Clinical Appointments

  • Visiting Consultant Obstetrics & Gynaecology Singapore General HospitalSingapore General Hospital
  • Consultant Division of Surgery & Surgical Oncology National Cancer Centre SingaporeNational Cancer Centre Singapore
  • Visiting Consultant Centre for Assisted Reproduction (CARE) Singapore General HospitalSingapore General Hospital


Dr Serene Lim is a Visiting Consultant at the Singapore General Hospital. She received her specialist accreditation in obstetrics and gynaecology in 2015. In 2018, she was awarded the Health Manpower Development Plan Scholarship by the Singapore Ministry of Health to pursue a one- year fellowship in reproductive medicine and fertility preservation with Prof Kate Stern at the Royal Womens’ Hospital, Melbourne. Dr Lim sees both general obstetrics and gynaecology patients and has clinical interests in reproductive medicine, infertility, fertility preservation, IVF, pregnancy and labour care.


  • Specialist Accreditation in Obstetrics & Gynaecology (2015)
  • Master of Medicine in Obstetrics & Gynaecology, National University of Singapore (2012)
  • Member of the Royal College of Obstetricians & Gynaecologists, United Kingdom (2012)
  • Bachelor of Medicine & Bachelor of Surgery, National University of Singapore (2006)

Professional Appointments and Committee Memberships

  • Member, Royal College of Obstetricians & Gynaecologists
  • Clinical Tutor, Yong Loo Lin School of Medicine, NUS
  • Clinical Core Faculty Member, SingHealth PGY1 Residency Program


  • Health Manpower Development Plan Scholarship in Reproductive Medicine and Fertility Preservation, Royal Womens’ Hospital, Melbourne – 2018
  • Best Advanced Specialty Trainee Award (SGH) – 2013
  • Excellent Service Award Silver – 2009 Service with a Heart Award – 2017
  • RISE (Residency in Singhealth Excellence) Outstanding Faculty Award – 2018

Research Interests


  • Lim LS, Tan WC, Tan LK. International Journal of Gynecology and Obstetrics 2012 Jun;117(3):268-72. Awareness and attitudes of congenital cytomegalovirus infection among pregnant women in Singapore.

  • Chan MY, Lim S. Asian J Surg. 2010 Apr; 33(2):76-82. Predictors of invasive breast cancer in ductal carcinoma in situ initially diagnosed by core biopsy.

  • Lim LS, Jung JJ, Yu SL, Rajesh H. European Journal of Obstetrics & Gynecology and Reproductive Biology. 2015 Dec; 195: 168–172. A Comparison of Hysterosalpingo- foam sonography and Hysterosalpingo- contrast sonography in the Assessment of Tubal Patency.

  • S Durai, Tan LK, Lim LS. Anti-Thrombin Deficiency in Pregnancy. BMJ Case Rep. 2016 May 20; 2016.

  • Rajesh H, Lim LS, Yu SL. Hysterosalpingo-foam sonography: patient selection and perspectives. International Journal of Women’s Health 2017:9 23–32.

  • KH Chua, AWK Tan, SL Lim, Wahab SSH, Siew JS, D Kanagalingam. Remove the Ovarian Tumor, Cure the Encephalitis: Anti- NMDAR Encephalitis With Ovarian Teratoma in a Tertiary Hospital in Singapore. J Med Cases. 2017;8(2):52-57

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