Dr Lim Kay Kiat is an Orthopaedic surgeon with a sub-specialty in foot and ankle surgery. He has an special interest in sports injuries.
Dr Lim obtained his medical degree from the National University of Singapore in 1996. He went on to pursue postgraduate training in Surgery and was admitted as a Member of the Royal of College of Surgeons of Edinburgh in 2001. The following year, he obtained a Masters of Medicine in Orthopaedic Surgery from the National University of Singapore and became a Fellow of the Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh in Orthopaedic Surgery in 2005. Being awarded a training grant from the SingHealth Talent Development Fund, Dr Lim was a fellow in the University of Toronto and underwent sub-specialty training at St. Michael’s Hospital in Toronto, Canada between 2006 and 2007.
Outside of his work, Dr Lim is a keen endurance athlete. He is a multiple-time finisher of Ironman 70.3 Triathlons and his current sporting interest is competing in trail ultra-marathons.
Dr Lim has been involved in the medical team covering the Singapore Grand Prix since the inaugural event in 2008. Since 2009, he has been the Deputy Chief Medical Officer for the track medical service, responsible for track-side safety and medical intervention for racing accidents.