Tien Huey Lim

I am a New Zealand trained Gastroenterologist. Having spent my early childhood in Malaysia, I am multilingual and can speak fluent Mandarin, and understand Cantonese, Teochew, Hokkien and Malay.

Areas of expertise:

  • Endoscopy- diagnostic and therapeutic gastroscopy and colonoscopy
  • Bowel cancer screening
  • Functional bowel disease, dyspepsia, gastro-oesophageal reflux disease and irritable bowel syndrome (IBS) inflammatory bowel disease
  • Coeliac disease
  • Liver disease: All liver disease, with particular subspecialist and research interest in Hepatitis B and fatty liver
  • Fibroscan


  • Degrees: BHB, MBChB (Auckland), FRACP, MD (University of Auckland)

Current employment:

  • Consultant Gastroenterologist and General Physician at Middlemore Hospital, 2013 to present


  • Auckland University Medical School (MBChB 2005)
  • Advanced Gastroenterology and Hepatology Training in Auckland Region; (FRACP 2013)


  • Postgraduate Doctorate Research in Natural History of Chronic Hepatitis B (MD, University of Auckland)

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