Dr Natasha Lim is a London trained refractive surgeon who has worked at the prestigious Moorfields Eye Hospital in London for 10 years prior to coming to Singapore.
Dr Lim is a fellowship-trained refractive surgeon with keen research and clinical interests in Laser Refractive Surgery and Refractive Cataract Surgery. She was a joint researcher in London for an international clinical trial ( which met FDA standards ) for a new generation excimer laser for an industry leader in the laser refractive industry. She is a registered LASIK surgeon in the UK and in Singapore.
Dr Natasha Lim received her medical training at the University of Nottingham Medical School in the United Kingdom. She is a Fellow of the Royal College of Ophthalmologists in London. She undertook a residency training programme in Ophthalmology in Central London ( 1998 – 2000 ), then continued to undergo advanced surgical training at Moorfields Eye Hospital in London ( 2001 – 2005 ). Dr Lim was appointed Specialist Fellow in Oculoplastics ( 2005 ) and in Cornea, Cataract and Refractive Surgery ( 2006 – 2008 ) at Moorfields Eye Hospital, one of the most renowned eye centres in the world.
Returning to Singapore in 2008, she was appointed Consultant at the Cataract and Comprehensive Ophthalmology Service in Singapore National Eye Centre. Shortly after, she became the Medical Director of Singapore Medical Group’s The Lasik Surgery Clinic and Centre for Eye Surgery in 2011.
In 2012, Dr Lim founded her own eye centre, Dr Natasha Lim Eye Centre which later on went into partnership with NOVENA Bladeless Cataract Surgery & Eye Specialist Centre in 2017. The partnership set-up has a MOH licensed, in-house ambulatory EYE day surgery centre, which also offers the advanced 100% bladeless femtosecond laser cataract surgery and computer-guided intraocular lens implantation AI systems. It is the only private clinic to offer this impressive combination in a dedicated eye day surgery centre.
The centre is also equipped with iDesign iLASIK system. Dr Lim was the pioneer in Singapore to utilize the most advanced iLASIK technology known as iDesign iLASIK, a wavefront-guided technology from NASA which has 10x higher resolution than wavefront-optimized systems used in other places. Dr Lim specialises in customised LASIK treatment using wavefront-guided iDesign which benefits all her patients for superior night vision after LASIK surgery. iLASIK is also the LASIK treatment of choice for US naval aviators and NASA astronauts.
Dr Natasha Lim Eye Centre received the Centre of Excellence award for the use of LENTIS multifocal intraocular lens implant for the correction of presbyopia (“Lao Hua”) at the Asia Pacific Association of Cataract and Refractive Surgeons Oculentis user meeting.
Dr Lim ensures a personal and caring approach with each patient. She participates in charities like “ Keeping Hope Alive “ as a way of giving back to the community, such as providing pro bono cataract surgeries to some needy patients.
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