Melbourne Urogynaecology (Dr Yik N Lim) - Female Urinary Incontinence & Pelvic Floor Repair

About Dr Yik Lim

Dr Yik Lim graduated from University of Melbourne and underwent training in obstetrics & gynaecology specialty at the Royal Women's Hospital, Victoria & UK. Upon completion of his O&G training, he spent a further 4 years in urogynaecology subspecialty training in Australia. 

During his training, he received multiple awards which included Brown Craig Travelling Scholarship (to learn urogenital fistulae repair in India), Bill Boyd Black Bottle Award and Christopher Kohlenberg medal (for best research presentations) as well as AMS Travelling Scholarship (for top scoring urogynaecology subspecialty examination in Australia). He was awarded his fellowship in Obstetrics & Gynaecology (FRANZCOG) in 2004 and his subspecialty Certificate in Urogynaecology (CU) in 2007.
Professional Membership:
  • International Urogynecologic Association (IUGA), was International Board Member
  • International Continence Society (ICS)
  • Urogynaecological Society of Australasia (UGSA) (Secretary /Chairman of education subcommittee 2009-2015)
  • Continence Foundation of Australia (CFA)

He established the multidisciplinary Pessary Clinic at the Mercy Hospital for Women in 2007 and helped set up the Urogynaecological Society of Australasia in 2009. He is also actively involved in research  & teaching activities (practical, surgical or cadaveric courses throughout Australia, RANZCOG subspecialty examinations); organised & chaired multiple national urogynaecological conferences in Australia and has published multiple papers in international medical journals.