Mr. Chris Lim

Spinal Surgery


Contact Details

Consultants Private Clinic, Cork University Hospital, Bishopstown Road, Wilton, Cork, T12 DFK4 021 494 1803

Useful Information

Primary Services

Areas of Expertise

Degenerative spine. Complex spine. Spinal tumour. Cerebro-spinal vascular surgery.


Mr. Chris Lim (FRCS (Surgical Neurology), MB BCh BAO BSc (Hons) BMedSc) is a Consultant Neurosurgeon at Mater Private Network in Cork. 

Education & Experience

  • Consultant neurosurgeon, Cork University Hospital (2014), Ninewells Hospital, NHS Tayside, Scotland (2011-2014)
  • Neurovascular and Spinal Fellow, Kings College Hospital, NHS Foundation Trust, London
  • Research Fellow, Barnes Jewish Hospital, Washington University School of Medicine, Missouri, USA

Special Interests

  • Degenerative spine/microsurgery
  • Complex spinal instrumentation
  • Minimally invasive spinal surgery
  • Spinal tumours/vascular malformation

Clinical Research & Professional Memberships


Member of

  • British Association of Spinal Surgeons
  • Society of British Neurological Surgeons
  • European Association of Neurosurgical Societies
  • American Association of Neurological Surgeons, Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland 

Faculty member of 

  • Surgical Trainers, RCSI
  • NHS Education for Scotland - Supporting Clinicians on Training (SCOTs) Courses 

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