Name and Position

Dr Wei Lim
Consultants
Cardiology

Contact Details

Main Telephone Number:01603 289695

Profile

Department page: Cardiology

Secretary: Emma Hibbitt

Specialities: Cardiology:  Cardiac Electrophysiology and Complex Devices

Special Clinical Interests: 3D Mapping and ablation, His Bundle pacing, Subcutanous ICD

Research Interests: EP and Devices

Current Membership of Professional, National and Regional Bodies:

Member of the Royal College of Physicians (MRCP) 2012

British Cardiovascular Society (BCS)

European Heart Rhythm Association (EHRA)

Universities and Degrees:

BSc (Honours) -1st Class

MBChb (Honours)

EHRA Certified Electrophysiology Specialist (ECES)

GMC Number: 7036823

Professional Profile: Dr Lim is a Consultant Cardiologist with a special interest in the management of patients with heart rhythm disorders.

He completed his medical degree from the University of Glasgow and was awarded an Honours degree. He was rank first in the national recruitment process and undertook his cardiology training in Bart’s Heart Centre, one of the largest cardiovascular units in Europe. Dr Lim has also spent time in Great Ormond Street Hospital performing ablations and implanting devices in children.

Dr Lim is a European Heart Rhythm Association certified electrophysiology specialist and he performs simple and complex catheter ablations using the latest technologies. He is also a specialist in implanting all types of cardiac devices including pacemakers, defibrillators and resynchronisation therapy.

Dr Lim strongly believes in placing his patients at the heart of his approach. He takes time to explain all test and treatment proposed and discusses all alternative options ensuring patients are fully informed and involved in all aspects of their care.