James LimM.D.

  • Surgical oncologist
  • Assistant Professor of Surgery, Division of Surgical Oncology, School of Medicine

Expertise

  • Cancer

Special focus on

  • Adrenal Gland Nodules
  • Neuroendocrine
  • Surgical Oncology
  • Thyroid and Parathyroid Surgery

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Biography

Dr. Lim is a fellowship-trained endocrine surgeon specializing in thyroid, parathyroid, adrenal and neuroendocrine diseases. He joined OHSU and the Division of Surgical Oncology in 2016; he also sees patients at the OHSU Thyroid and Parathyroid Center. Dr. Lim has advanced training in minimally invasive surgical techniques to remove the thyroid, parathyroid, adrenal glands and neuroendocrine tumors. He is also proficient in neck ultrasound and fine needle aspiration thyroid biopsies. Dr. Lim is adept at working with patients and their families to provide a multidisciplinary approach to their disease and treatment plan.

His research interests are in the diagnosis and management of endocrine diseases and clinical outcomes. In his free time, he enjoys spending time with his family and exploring the great Oregon outdoors.

Education

  • M.D., 2009, Drexel University College of Medicine
  • Residency:

    • General Surgery, Mount Sinai Hospital, 2015
  • Fellowship:

    • Endocrine Surgery, Columbia University Medical Center, 2016
  • Certifications:

    • American Board of Surgery

Memberships and associations

  • American College of Surgeons

Patient ratings

4.8 out of 5 (140 Ratings, 61 Comments)

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