Dr Sharon Lim is a Consultant Paediatrician at Nuffield Health Brentwood Hospital specialising in growth disorders and common childhood conditions including obesity, puberty and thyroid disorders.
Dr Lim trained at Leicester University and did her post graduate paediatric training at Alderhey Childrens’ Hospital, Liverpool, Hammersmith Hospital, Great Ormond Street, as well as Saint Bartholomew's Hospital, London. Paediatric Endocrinology Research focused on bone metabolism and growth. She is currently a consultant paediatrician at Broomfield Hospital, Chelmsford since 1999 where Dr Lim is the paediatric endocrine and diabetes clinical lead.
- Growth disorders (e.g. short stature/obesity/puberty/thyroid)
- Assessment of children with growth concerns
- General paediatric consultation for common childhood conditions
Treatments and tests offered by Dr Sharon Lim at Nuffield Health
- Paediatric medicine
- Mutational analysis of the GNAS1 exons encoding the stimulatory G Protein in five patients with pseudohypoparathyroidism type 1A. J Pediatr Endocrinol Metab 2002. Mar;15(3): 259-68
- Standard and low dose IGF-I generation tests and spontaneous growth hormone secretion in children with ISS. JC Blair, C Camacho-Hubner, F M Moud, S rosberg, C Burren, S Lim, PE Clayton, R Bjarnason, K Albertsson-Wikland, M O Savage, Clin Endocrinol 2004 Feb;60(2): 163-8.
- British Society of Paediatric Endocrinology and Diabetes
- European Society of Paediatric Endocrinologists
- British Medical Association
- Medical Protection Society
- Follow of the Royal College of Paediatrics and Child Health
Other posts held
- Consultant Paediatrician, Broomfield Hospital
- Honorary Paediatric Endocrinologist, Barts and The London NHS Trust
- Honorary Paediatric Endocrinologist, Great Ormond Street NHS Foundation Trust
Insurers Dr Sharon Lim works with
Dr Sharon Lim works with the following private medical insurance providers:
- AXA PPP Healthcare
- Vitality Health (Pru Health)
- Aviva Health
Dr Sharon Lim does not hold a share or financial interest in this hospital, another Nuffield Health hospital or the company.
Dr Sharon Lim does not have a share or financial interest in equipment used at this hospital or another Nuffield Health hospital.
Dr Sharon Lim does not hold any paid advisory role(s) at this hospital or on behalf of Nuffield Health.