Philip Lim

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Assistant Professor, Orthopaedic Surgery
School of Medicine

M.D., Rutgers University, New Jersey Medical School, 2013

Phone: 7144565547

University of California, Irvine
101 The City Dr South
Pavilion III
Orange, CA 92686
Academic Distinctions
Dr. Lim is a fellowship trained orthopaedic trauma surgeon. He specializes in the treatment of acute (“new”), incorrectly (malunions), and unhealed (nonunions) fractures of the extremities. Other areas of interest are fractures of the pelvis and acetabulum, periprosthetic fractures, and complex peri-articular fractures
Short Biography
Dr. Lim is a California native and graduated with his Bachelor of Science from the University of California, Los Angeles. He then received his Doctorate of Medicine from Rutger’s University, New Jersey Medical School. He completed Orthopaedic residency at University of California, Irvine and subsequently completed his orthopaedic trauma fellowship at the University of Texas, Houston. He then returned to UC Irvine as faculty.
Knowledge and Opinion on Cannabinoids Among Orthopaedic Traumatologists. J Am Acad Orthop Surg Glob Res Rev. 2021
Rabonivich A, Shaath MK, Mitchell PM, Hartline B, Achor TS, Warner SJ. Outcomes of periprosthetic distal femur fractures following total knee arthroplasty: Intramedullary nailing versus plating. Injury. 2021 May 12
Professional Societies
American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons
Orthopaedic Trauma Association
AO Trauma North America
Graduate Programs
Orthopaedic Surgery

Research Center
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