“Dr. Lim is committed to keeping Abington – Jefferson Health at the forefront of diagnostic imaging, assuring that our professional staff remains the finest available.
Abington, PA (PRWEB) March 14, 2016
Abington–Jefferson Health is pleased to announce that Philip Lim, MD, has been appointed physician-in-chief and chair of the Department of Radiology.
Lim joined Abington Hospital in 2000. A graduate of the University of Maryland School of Medicine, Lim completed his internship in Internal Medicine at Mercy Medical Center in Baltimore. He went on to complete a Diagnostic Radiology residency and a Cross-Sectional Imaging fellowship at Thomas Jefferson University Hospital. He is board certified in Radiology.
“Dr. Lim is committed to keeping Abington – Jefferson Health at the forefront of diagnostic imaging, assuring that our professional staff remains the finest available and that these physicians are able to employ the most current and innovative radiologic technology available in the service of our patients,” said John J. Kelly, MD, EVP, chief clinical officer, Jefferson and chief of staff, Abington – Jefferson Health.
Lim has served as section head of body MRI, cardiac CT and cardiac MRI at Abington and is president of the Radiology Group of Abington. He has served on numerous committees at Abington Hospital and was the medical staff secretary treasurer from 2013 to 2014. Lim is also an active contributor to various medical publications.
About Abington – Jefferson Health
Abington – Jefferson Health encompasses Abington Hospital in Abington, Abington – Lansdale Hospital in Hatfield Township, two urgent Care Centers and five convenient outpatient facilities, which include Abington Health Center – Willow Grove, Abington Health Center – Warminster, Abington Health Center – Blue Bell, Abington Health Center – Lower Gwynedd and Abington Health Center – Montgomeryville. More than 1,400 physicians are on staff at both Abington Hospital and Abington – Lansdale Hospital. In addition, some physicians are members of Abington Health Physicians, an employed network of primary care physicians and specialists. Abington – Jefferson Health is part of Jefferson Health and Jefferson, a newly formed organization dedicated to providing the highest quality, compassionate clinical care for patients, educating the health professionals of tomorrow, and discovering new treatments and therapies that will define the future of health care.