Dr Lim Lay Cheng

Dr Lim Lay Cheng

About Dr Lim Lay Cheng

Consultant Haematologist

Dr Lim Lay Cheng

Dr. Lim Lay Cheng
MBBS (Singapore), MRCP (United Kingdom), FAMS (Haematology), FRCP (Edinburgh), MD (Singapore)

Dr Lim Lay Cheng –Consultant Haematologist – provides specialist consultation for patients with haematological problems. Dr Lim has over 15 years of experience in managing patients with problems relating to blood such as blood clotting – thrombosis and bleeding issues, and haematologic malignancies such as lymphoma, myeloma, myeloproliferative disorders. She has expertise in investigating and managing patients with abnormal blood results from anemia to polycythemia, leucopenia to leucocytosis, thrombocytopenia to thrombocytosis, iron deficiency to iron excess.

She graduated from National University of Singapore in 1986 and trained at Singapore General Hospital (SGH) obtaining specialist accreditation in Haematology in 1997 and in Palliative Medicine in 2011. Prior to current practice, Dr Lim was Senior Consultant at Dept of Haematology, Singapore General Hospital (SGH) and Adjunct Assistant Professor, Duke-NUS Graduate Medical School. She underwent postgraduate medical fellowship training at University of Utah, USA and had been awarded the Paul E Stranjord Young Investigator Award in 1995 by Academy of Clinical Laboratory Physicians and Scientists, USA, for work on mantle cell lymphoma. In 2004, she was conferred Doctor of Medicine (MD) by National University of Singapore for her work on acute leukemia. She has published extensively in areas of coagulation and thrombosis disorders as well as haematology-oncology.