Ming Han Lim

Tien-Huey-Lim

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

Areas of expertise:

  • Diagnostic and therapeutic endoscopy – gastroscopy and colonoscopy
  • Inflammatory bowel disease (Crohn’s disease, ulcerative colitis, microscopic colitis)
  • Liver diseases
  • Bowel cancer screening
  • Anaemia and gastrointestinal bleeding
  • Coeliac disease
  • Dyspepsia and reflux
  • Functional bowel disease, irritable bowel syndrome, chronic diarrhoea, constipation
  • Fibroscan

Current employment:

  • Consultant Gastroenterologist and General Physician, Middlemore Hospital 2018 to present

Qualifications:

  • MBChB (Otago) 2007, FRACP 2015

Training:

  • Undergraduate: Otago Medical School, University of Otago 2002-2007
  • Basic and Advanced Physician Training: Gastroenterology and General Medicine 2008-2016
  • Post Fellowship Training: Senior inflammatory Bowel Disease Fellow, Royal Brisbane and Women’s Hospital, Brisbane, Australia 2017-2018

Additional Language Skills:

  • Mandarin, Cantonese, Teochew, Hokkien, Malay

Memberships:

  • New Zealand Society of Gastroenterology
  • Auckland Chinese Medical Association