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Professor Eric Lim

Cardiothoracic Surgery

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Special Interests

Single keyhole thoracic surgery, Airway reconstruction surgery, Advanced lung cancer surgery, Keyhole mediastinal surgery, Keyhole pneumothorax surgery, Keyhole pleural effusion surgery, Keyhole pericardial effusion surgery, Lung cancer screening

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Professional Biography

Mr Eric Lim is a Consultant Thoracic Surgeon at King Edward VII's Hospital who specialises in surgical diseases of the chest. His clinical areas of expertise are minimally invasive lung surgery, lung and other thoracic cancers, surgery for emphysema and pneumothoraces and surgery for pleural effusion. {{ label }}

Mr Lim runs a lung screening clinic that focuses on early detection of lung cancer and other respiratory diseases.

He teaches undergraduate Medicine and Surgery at Imperial College Medical School, and leads the Cancer Consortia at the Royal Brompton Hospital. His research group focuses on blood based biomarkers for minimally invasive, blood based diagnosis of cancer. He also conducts clinical trials of surgery, and is currently the principal investigator for MARS2 (a national trial of surgery for mesothelioma) and VIOLET (a national trial of keyhole surgery for lung cancer).

Mr Lim has published over 100 peer review publications, authored two books (Medicine and Surgery, Churchill’s Pocketbook of Differential Diagnosis) and been the presenter and chair at multiple conferences on thoracic surgery and blood based biomarkers worldwide.

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