Dr Jason Lim is a qualified specialist in General Surgery and Colorectal Surgery and his subspecialty clinical interests includes the treatment of complex anal conditions e.g. perianal fistula, functional bowel problems including irritable bowel syndrome, intractable constipation and bowel incontinence. He also published the first research paper on the prevalence of faecal incontinence in Singapore. Dr Jason Lim’s continual interest in improving patient outcomes and experience led him to hold various concurrent management positions in Singapore General Hospital.
Every day, 5 people in Singapore are diagnosed with colorectal cancer and 2 die of it. Colorectal cancer is one of the most frequently diagonsed cancers among male and females. It is known as silent killer because it often has little or no symptoms.
However, it is largely preventable with regular screening, and is curable with early detection.
Read Dr Jason Lim's complete guide to coloscopy here where he explains what you need to know about getting a colonoscopy in Singapore, and addresses some of the common concerns that his patients have about colonoscopies.
You can submit your questions to Dr Jason Lim from now till Thursday 16 August, 2018 by clicking on the following link: http://bit.ly/ask-drjason.
Ask Dr Jason about:
- Purpose, procedure and risks of colonoscopy
- Causes of colorectal cancer
- Colon bleeding
- Signs and symptoms of colon cancer
- Treatment options for colon cancer
- How to prevent colorectal cancer
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