Dr Gavin Soh graduated with Honors from the Royal College of Surgeons, Ireland. He spent 5 years training in government hospitals including Tan Tock Seng, Khoo Teck Puat, and KK Women’s and Children’s Hospital. He also worked a term in Yishun Polyclinic doing primary care.
Dr Soh did his training under the Nation Healthcare Group Internal Medicine Residency Program where he worked in specialties including Cardiology, Gastroenterology, Infection Disease/CDC, General Medicine and Haematology. He also worked for two terms in the Intensive Care Unit, obtaining an accreditation in Basic Assessment and Support in Intensive Care.
With his training in Internal Medicine Residency Program, Dr Soh eventually developed his interest in Chronic Disease management in the community and left the restructured hospitals to work in General Practice and Corporate Health in the private sector for two and a half years. He later obtained a Post Graduate Diploma in Family Medicine from the National University of Singapore and accredited by the College of Family Physician.
After years obtaining extensive clinical experience in many specialties and his interest in Primary Care in the Community, Dr Soh started Clarion Medical together with Dr Lim Kien Sin.
Dr Lim Kien Sin graduated from University College Dublin, Ireland with Honors. His experiences gained in Ireland had inspired him to become a general practitioner. With this ambition, he practiced in several hospitals including Tan Tock Seng, Khoo Teck Puat, and KK Women’s and Children’s Hospital to gain the necessary knowledge. He rotated through several specialties including Internal Medicine, Obstetrics and Gynaecology, and Emergency Medicine. He also worked in the General Surgery department where he performed minor surgical procedures.
To further his experience, he worked in Raffles Medical Group for more than 3 years as a General Practitioner to understand the healthcare needs of the community. He was appointed the Physician Leader before co-founding Clarion Medical.
Dr Lim also believes in maintaining medical excellence by continued education. Hence, he acquired a Post Graduate Diploma in Family Medicine and was accredited a Family Physician by the College of Family Physician. He also obtained a Diploma in Aesthetic Medicine from American Academy of Aesthetic Medicine for provision of services in Aesthetics.
Armed with wide-ranging experiences and passion for Community Medicine, Dr Lim partnered with Dr Gavin Soh to start Clarion Medical.