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Dr Eugene Lim Kee Wee

Dr Eugene Lim Kee Wee

​MBBS (S’pore), M.Med (Surg), FRCS (Edin)

Senior Consultant

Specialty: Upper Gastrointestinal & Bariatric Surgery, Surgery & Surgical Oncology

Clinical Interest: Gastrointestinal, Laparoscopic & General Surgery, Upper Gastrointestinal & Bariatric Surgery, Metabolic & Bariatric Surgery, Endoscopy

Conditions Treated by this Doctor:
Oesophagus Cancer, Stomach Cancer.

Clinical Appointments

  • Senior Consultant Upper Gastrointestinal & Bariatric Surgery Singapore General HospitalSingapore General Hospital
  • Senior Consultant Division of Surgery & Surgical Oncology National Cancer Centre SingaporeNational Cancer Centre Singapore


​Dr Eugene Lim graduated with MBBS from National University of Singapore in 1999. Trained in General Surgery and obtained Membership and Fellowship of the Royal College of Surgeons (Edinburgh) in 2003 and 2010. Completed Fellowships in Pancreatic Surgery, Verona, Italy in 2012 and Minimally Invasive Gastrointestinal Surgery, Showa University Hospital, Tokyo in 2014.

Clinical interests include Upper Gastrointestinal Surgery, Surgical Oncology, Bariatric and Metabolic Surgery and Minimally Invasive Surgery and Endoscopy.


  • ​FRCS (Edinburgh) 2010
  • MMED Surgery (Singapore) 2003
  • MRCS (Edinburgh) 2003
  • MBBS National University of Singapore 1999

Professional Appointments and Committee Memberships

  • ​Senior Clinical Lecturer – Yong Loo Lin School of Medicine (YLL SOM, Singapore)
  • Advanced Trauma and Life Support Course Instructor
  • Examiner of Final Professional Examination for the Degrees of MBBS (YLL SOM)
  • Basic Laparoscopic Course Director - Surgical Skills & Simulation Centre, Singhealth Duke-NUS


  • ​Ministry of Health Postgraduate Training Scholarship
  • Showa University Scholarship (Tokyo, Japan) for Minimally Invasive Surgery in Gastroenterological & General Surgery

Research Interests


  1. ​Prognostic Factors for Upper Tract Transitional Cell Carcinoma: A Retrospective Review of 66 Patients. Png KS, Lim EK, Chong KT, Sugiono M, Yip SK, Cheng CW. Asian Journal of Surgery 2008 Jan;31(1):20-4
  2. The Sengstaken-Blakemore tube: Uses and Abuses. Seet E, Beevee S, Cheng A, Eugene Lim. Singapore Medical Journal 2008;49(8): e195
  3. Co-author of Chapter on Intraductal Papillary Mucinous Neoplasm in  ‘Uncommon Pancreatic Neoplasms’ - an Update in Surgery book published by Springer, 2013. Paolo Pederzoli, Claudio Bassi, Roberto Salvia.
  4. Step-Up Approach and Video-Assisted Retroperitoneal Debridement in Infected Necrotizing Pancreatitis: A case complicated by Retroperitoneal Bleeding and Colonic Fistula. Eugene Lim, Sundaraamoorthy R.S., David Tan, Teh Hui-Seong, Tan Tzu-Jen, Anton Cheng. Ann Med Surg (Lond). 2015 Sep; 4(3): 225–229.
  5. Laparoscopic transhiatal repair of esophageal rupture in Boerhaave Syndrome is a safe and effective treatment. Danson Yeo , Tan Chun Hai, Tay Siew Hua, Eugene Lim, Anton Cheng. Case Studies In Surgery. 2016;2(2): 44-48

Research Trials