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Richard Lim, MD

Dr. Lim is an orthopedic surgeon in the Chicago area. He is affiliated with Palos Community Hospital and 4 more hospitals.
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Dr. Lim saw more spine condition patients than 95% of similar doctors in the Chicago area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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Dr. Lim saw more back problems patients than 95% of similar doctors in the Chicago area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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Dr. Lim saw more spinal stenosis patients than 95% of similar doctors in the Chicago area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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Dr. Lim saw more degenerative disc disease (DDD) patients than 95% of similar doctors in the Chicago area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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Dr. Lim saw more spondylolisthesis patients than 95% of similar doctors in the Chicago area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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Dr. Lim saw more scoliosis patients than 95% of similar doctors in the Chicago area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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Dr. Lim saw more herniated disc patients than 95% of similar doctors in the Chicago area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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Dr. Lim saw more pain patients than 95% of similar doctors in the Chicago area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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Dr. Lim saw more pinched nerve patients than 95% of similar doctors in the Chicago area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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Dr. Lim saw more back pain patients than 95% of similar doctors in the Chicago area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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Dr. Lim saw more spider bite patients than 95% of similar doctors in the Chicago area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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Dr. Lim saw more neck pain patients than 95% of similar doctors in the Chicago area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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Dr. Lim saw more spondylosis patients than 95% of similar doctors in the Chicago area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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Dr. Lim saw more osteoarthritis patients than 95% of similar doctors in the Chicago area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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Dr. Lim saw more arthritis patients than 95% of similar doctors in the Chicago area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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Dr. Lim saw more sprained back patients than 95% of similar doctors in the Chicago area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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Dr. Lim saw more sciatica patients than 95% of similar doctors in the Chicago area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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Dr. Lim saw more rotator cuff syndrome patients than 95% of similar doctors in the Chicago area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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Dr. Lim saw more birth defects patients than 95% of similar doctors in the Chicago area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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Dr. Lim saw more congenital disorders patients than 95% of similar doctors in the Chicago area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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Dr. Lim saw more sprained neck patients than 85% of similar doctors in the Chicago area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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Dr. Lim saw more fibromyalgia patients than 85% of similar doctors in the Chicago area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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Dr. Lim saw more sprained joint patients than 95% of similar doctors in the Chicago area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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Dr. Lim saw more abnormal gait patients than 85% of similar doctors in the Chicago area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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Dr. Lim saw more tendonitis patients than 95% of similar doctors in the Chicago area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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Dr. Lim saw more chronic pain patients than 95% of similar doctors in the Chicago area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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Dr. Lim saw more broken bone patients than 95% of similar doctors in the Chicago area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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Dr. Lim saw more plantar fasciitis patients than 95% of similar doctors in the Chicago area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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Dr. Lim saw more rotator cuff tear patients than 85% of similar doctors in the Chicago area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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Dr. Lim saw more rotator cuff sprain patients than 85% of similar doctors in the Chicago area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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Cost estimates

These ranges are network rate estimates across all the insurance plans that Dr. Lim accepts.

Note: These are just estimates. We advise verifying the exact costs with your provider.

Broken ankle repair (surgical) $5,131 – 11.6k
Broken femur repair (surgical) $7,180 – 14.0k
Broken hip repair (surgical) $6,090 – 15.6k
Broken lower leg repair (surgical) $9,570 – 15.4k
Broken patella repair (surgical) $8,068 – 17.9k
Knee arthroscopy $5,141 – 11.7k

Amino’s cost estimates are estimates of the total amount that you and your health insurance company might pay for a procedure—this is what we call the “network rate”. Our cost estimates can help you prepare for the financial impact of medical care and help you make more confident decisions about where to get treated.

Locations

Dr. Lim sees patients and can be reached at the following locations.

Office
10719 160th St
Orland Park, IL 60467
569 miles away
Office
4220 W 95th St
Oak Lawn, IL 60453
564 miles away
  • Spanish
  • Polish

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Credentials
  • Northwestern University The Feinberg School of Medicine
    MEDICAL EDUCATION, 1991
  • McGaw Medical Center of Northwestern University Program
    RESIDENCY

Hospital affiliations

Dr. Lim is able to admit and treat patients at the following hospitals.

  • Palos Community Hospital
    A
    Hospital safety grade (Fall 2017)
  • Advocate Christ Medical Center
    B
    Hospital safety grade (Fall 2017)
  • Advocate South Suburban Hospital
    C
    Hospital safety grade (Fall 2017)
  • Ingalls Memorial Hospital
    C
    Hospital safety grade (Fall 2017)
  • Little Company of Mary Hospital
    D
    Hospital safety grade (Spring 2017)

Insurance accepted

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  • Aetna
  • Anthem
  • Arkansas Blue Cross and Blue Shield
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Arizona
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Alabama
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Florida
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Illinois
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Kansas
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Kansas City
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Louisiana
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Minnesota
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Mississippi
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Montana
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Nebraska
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of New Mexico
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of North Dakota
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Oklahoma
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Rhode Island
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Texas
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Vermont
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Wyoming
  • Blue Cross of Idaho
  • Blue Shield of California
  • BlueCross BlueShield of South Carolina
  • BlueCross BlueShield of Tennessee
  • Capital District Physicians Health Plan
  • CareFirst BlueCross BlueShield
  • Cigna
  • CommunityCare
  • CoreSource
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Cross and Blue Shield of North Carolina
  • Health Alliance
  • HealthNow New York
  • HealthSCOPE Benefits
  • Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
  • Humana
  • Independence Blue Cross AmeriHealth
  • Mayo Clinic Health Solutions
  • Medicare
  • Meritain Health
  • Premera Blue Cross
  • Priority Health
  • Regence Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Southeastern Indiana Health Organization
  • TRICARE
  • United Healthcare
  • Wellmark Blue Cross and Blue Shield