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Specialist GPs/GPs

Prof Danforn Lim

Adjunct Professor, University of Technology Sydney (UTS) Adjunct Professor, Western Sydney University (WSU) Category 1 post-graduate Research Supervisor, UTS Specialist GP, Medical Board of Australia Registered Acupuncturist, Chinese Medicine Board of Australia (CMBA) Reigstered Chinese Herbal Medicine Practitioner, CMBA InjuryNet Accredited Pre-Employment Medical Assessor USA DVA VES Accredited Physician Examiner RACGP Accredited Supervisor for GP Registrars RACGP Accredited Clinical Teaching Visitor Supervisor for GP Registrars MBBS(UNSW), PhD(UNSW), DMed, LLD, EDBA, BHltSc BSc(Med), GradDipAcup, DipCoachNLP, ClinDipPallMed, DCH, MMed(Repro Hlt & Hum Genetics), MAppSc(Acup), MAppMgt(Health), MPM, MExecMgt&DT, MMin, RCMP(Acup&CHM), FRACGP, FASLM, FIML, FGIA, AFCHSM, CHM, CMgr(Aust&UK), MCMI(UK), Cert BSM Program (Cambridge UK), Cert WellMD Physician Well-being Director Program (Stanford Medicine US)
Prof Danforn Lim is an independent Specialist GP (ABN: 25 535 861 124) consulting at the Earlwood Centre. Being an Adjunct Professor from both UTS and WSU, Prof Lim graduated from UNSW Medicine and holds dual registrations as a Registered Medical Practitioner and Registered Chinese Medicine Practitioner. His unique combination of knowledge in integrating Western and Chinese medicine principles enables him to provide comprehensive, patient-centric care. Prof Lim's community engagement is noteworthy, having been honoured with the St George Community Award in the Individual Volunteer Achievement category in 2016 and 2018. Further accolades include the 2016 Business Person of the Year at the Local Business Award and recognition as one of the four COVID Pandemic Heroes of General Practice in 2021 by the Australian Doctors Magazine for his significant contributions to the community during the COVID pandemic. In 2022, the Australasian College of Health Service Management awarded Prof Lim the NSW Health Manager Leadership Award, highlighting his exceptional leadership skills. Academically, Prof Lim has completed 13 degrees encompassing 3 Bachelor's degrees, 4 postgraduate diplomas, 6 Master's degrees, and 4 Research Doctorate degrees. His research, particularly in Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome (PCOS), supported by a full scholarship for his Doctor of Philosophy (Medicine) degree (PhD) at UNSW, showcases his commitment to advancing medical knowledge through evidence-based clinical research. Additionally, he holds a Doctor of Medicine research degree, a Doctor of Laws research degree, and an Executive Doctor of Business Administration degree. He published widely on various peer-reviewed medical journal articles and served as a reviewer/editorial board member on an honorary basis for more than 37 peer-reviewed journals. Selected current academic affiliations and appointments : •Adjunct Professor, School of Life Sciences, UTS •Category 1 postgraduate research supervisor, UTS •Adjunct Professor, NICM Health Research Institute, WSU •External Advisory Board Member, NICM Health Research Institute, WSU •Member of Expert Committee (Research), RACGP •Member, National Research Awards Committee, RACGP •Ongoingly invited Monthly Medical Presenter, SBS Radio In addition to English, Prof Lim also speaks fluent Cantonese, Mandarin, Taiwanese, and Hokkien.

Consulting Location: Earlwood
Consulting Days: Mon, Wed

Disclaimer: Professor Danforn Lim is an independent tenant practitioner at SMSG and responsible for all of his own conduct at this facility.
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