Dr Benjamin Yim

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Dr Benjamin Yim Clinical Aesthetics & Laser Centre

583 Orchard Rd
#06-04 Forum
Singapore 238884

Phone: 67379181
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About Dr Benjamin Yim

Education

Dr. Benjamin Yim obtained his Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery from Monash University in 1994, then his Dip. Practical Dermatology from Cardiff University in 1996. He went on to pursue three masters- Masters in Science in Clinical Dermatology (University of London, 1999), Masters in Business Administration (University of Chicago, 2011), and Masters in Non-Surgical Facial Aesthetics (Anglia Ruskin University, 2018) 

Overview

Dr. Ben is an aesthetic doctor in Singapore with an interest in dermatology inspired by his father, who has been a family physician for more than 50 years. He is currently a medical trainer for Allergan Medical Institute and holds a Secretary position for the Society of Aesthetic Medicine (Singapore). He also serves as a Medical director of Dr Benjamin Yim Clinical Aesthetics & Laser Centre and Yim Aesthetics Clinic.

 

 

Education

MBBS (Monash University) 1994
MSC. Clinical Dermatology (London)
Dip. Practical Dermatology (Cardiff University) 1996
Masters in Science in Clinical Dermatology (University of London) 1999
Masters in Non-Surgical Facial Aesthetics (Anglia Ruskin University) 2018
Masters in Business Administration (University of Chicago) 2011

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Edwin Tan
17 Apr 2019 | Report

Notice that the hair has grown after few sessions, good doctor and staff.

Tan Siew Kee
16 Apr 2019 | Report

I had melasma for years. After seeing Dr Ben, my condition improve. He gave me his professional advice & the staff are professional and helpful.

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Causes And Treatment For Milia: An Aesthetic Doctor Discusses
Causes And Treatment For Milia: An Aesthetic Doctor Discusses

Little bumps on the surface of the face and cheeks are common. They may look like allergic reactions or little bites, but are often attributable to milia.

Dr Benjamin Yim is an aesthetic doctor in Singapore who focuses on various aspects of the skin. He shared his knowledge about milia with a reader who asked why she had tiny bumps on her cheeks on DoctorxDentist.

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Another name for a sunspot is a solar lentigine. This is is a well-circumscribed 'coin-shaped' looking brown patch that is commonly found in sun-exposed areas, like the face and the arms. This type of pigmentation is at the top layer of the skin and is best removed using a Q-switch...
26 May 2019
No, keratosis pilaris on the outer arms cannot be removed using a laser. This condition is caused by the build up of dead skin in the follicles of the affected areas, usually the outer arms and thighs. I get my patients to use urea cream to soften and remove the dead skin. If they n...
26 May 2019
High-intensity focused ultrasound is a novel non-invasive technology used for the treatment of tumours in many parts of our body, ie uterine, breast, kidney, liver and prostate. HIFU is safe to be used on the body or the face for nursing mothers. Just inform the doctor before any tr...
27 May 2019
Comedones are follicles in the skin that is filled with dead skin and oil. I normally use a combination of topical BHA and retinoid i.e. differin gel, to treat comedones. If the patient has very oily skin with episoidic breakouts due to the hormonal cycle, I sometimes prescribe ora...
26 May 2019
Patients with idiopathic urticaria need to be on long-term antihistamines to remain asymptomatic. Usually a single oral antihistamine or combinations of antihistamines are needed to be taken daily to control the daily outbreak of hives and itchiness. Trials of 3-6 months of medicat...
27 May 2019
One should not lose more than 10% of their body weight unintentionally over a short span of a few months. If so, it would be advisable for you to check with your doctor to screen for other organic diseases that might cause the loss of weight. Stress by itself usually does not cau...
27 May 2019
Most of the threads on the nose are PDO threads, which are absorbable in 6 months usually. Removing the thread can only be done surgically by a plastic surgeon. It would be costly and would involve recovery time. The only reason for removal would be if there is an infection that is...
27 May 2019
The average cost in a clinic would be around $150-$500 Singapore dollars, depending on the extent of the problem. I normally charge from $200 upwards depending on the amount of time required for treatment.
27 May 2019
Hi, Dyshidrotic eczema presents with deep seated vesicles (tiny water blisters) on the palms and soles of the skin and are very itchy. This is a variant of eczema that is from within the body, not due to external causes like allergens or irritants. Thus, there is no cure for t...
1 Apr 2019
Pus under the fingernail and acute swelling of the finger around sugguest that you might have an abscess of the finger with infection of the soft tissues of the finger. You will need to visit your doctor. You will need to be on oral antibitics for at least one week and have the...
1 Apr 2019
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No, keratosis pilaris on the outer arms cannot be removed using a laser. This condition is caused by the build up of dead skin in the follicles of the affected areas, usually the outer arms and thighs. I get my patients to use urea cream to soften and remove the dead skin. If they n...
26 May 2019
Hi, Dyshidrotic eczema presents with deep seated vesicles (tiny water blisters) on the palms and soles of the skin and are very itchy. This is a variant of eczema that is from within the body, not due to external causes like allergens or irritants. Thus, there is no cure for t...
1 Apr 2019
Hi, These are box-cart and ice-pick scars, secondary to past acne, which the first doctor has alluded to. The treatment for this would be a series of ablative lasers ie. CO2 or Erb:YAG to resurface the skin and let it heal in a controlled manner through the production of co...
26 Mar 2019
There is darkening of the skin follicles in the armpit region. I would then ask if you remove the armpit hair regularly and whether you get irritation or infection of the follicles of the skin after removal. If that is the case, it could be a case of darkening of the skin secon...
27 Mar 2019
You have slightly red plaques on back of both forearms that are oblong to oval shape. The skin lesions are exceptionally symmetrical and have a defined border. Unfortunatedly the pics are not sharp enough to give details of the surface changes of the skin. Given the shape and ...
26 Mar 2019
These are multiple tiny 'pin-head' papules or bumps on both cheeks with background reddness on the cheeks. These 'pin-head' papules are whitish in color. The chronic history and appearance described above suggest that the diagnosis is milia. These are tiny keratin cysts on in t...
18 Feb 2019
This is an ill-defined patch of light brown pigmentation on the cheek. With the limited history and exposure, melasma, a pigmentary skin condition affecting mainly the face and the neck, can present like this. This is a chronic skin condition and can only be lightened but not ...
18 Feb 2019
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