Department of Orthopaedic Surgery

Asst Prof LIM Chin Tat


Academic Appointment:

  • Assistant Professor
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery
    Yong Loo Lin School of Medicine
    National University of Singapore


Clinical Appointment:

  • Consultant
    Division of Hip and Knee Surgery
    University Orthopaedics, Hand & Reconstructive Microsurgery Cluster
    National University Health System, Singapore



  • M.B.B.S., National University of Singapore, Singapore
  • M.R.C.S. Edinburgh
  • M.Med. (Orthopaedic Surgery), National University of Singapore, Singapore
  • FRCS (Edinburgh)
  • FAMS (Orth, Singapore)
  • FACS (US)
  • Fellowship Accreditation (Sports Surgery) Oxford, United Kingdom
    • Nuffield Orthopaedic Centre, Oxford University Hospital Trust, NHS
  • Fellowship Accreditation (Hip and Knee Arthroplasty Surgery) Stanford, California, United States
    • Stanford Hospital and Clinics, Stanford University


Awards and Prizes

  • Singapore Orthopaedic Association, Young Orthopaedic Investigator’s Award 2012
  • NUS Leadership in Acaedemic Medicine (NLAM) Mentoring Program Award 2012
  • Ministry of Health Training Scholarship 2013


Research Areas of Interests

  • Clinical outcomes in Joint Replacement surgery


Selected Publications