Ascension is pleased to welcome Elson T. Lim, MD, to Ascension Medical Group’s family medicine department. Dr. Lim sees patients at 1901 Westwood Center Boulevard in Wausau.
A board-certified family medicine physician, Dr. Lim provides preventive care and treatment for urgent and chronic medical problems. He treats infants 6 months old and older, children, teens and adults. Dr. Lim has a special interest in the treatment of rashes, sore throats, conjunctivitis, urinary tract infections, hypertension, diabetes, dyslipidemia (cholesterol), asthma, coronary artery disease and chronic kidney disease. His goal is to treat patients with respect as they discuss their health concerns. Dr. Lim explains the possible treatment options to help each patient make the best healthcare decision.
Dr. Lim earned a medical degree from Cebu Institute of Medicine in Cebu City, Philippines. He completed his residency in family medicine and was named chief resident at the State University of New York, Downstate Medical Center in Brooklyn, New York. He was also awarded outstanding resident at his 2011 graduation. Dr. Lim completed his BLS and NRP certifications in Grand Forks, North Dakota.
“I strive to provide excellent care as I recommend preventive measures and treatment options,” said Dr. Lim. “I care for each patient to the best of my ability.”
Outside of the office, Dr. Lim enjoys traveling, watching movies and playing ping pong.
For more information or to make an appointment, please call 715.355.9775.
About Ascension Wisconsin
In Wisconsin, Ascension operates 24 hospitals and hundreds of related healthcare facilities that together employ more than 23,500 associates. Across the state, Ascension provided more than $230 million in community benefit and care of persons living in poverty in fiscal year 2016. Serving Wisconsin for 169 years, Ascension is a faith-based healthcare organization committed to delivering compassionate, personalized care to all, with special attention to persons living in poverty and those most vulnerable. Ascension is the largest non-profit health system in the U.S. and the world’s largest Catholic health system, operating 2,500 sites of care – including 141 hospitals and more than 30 senior living facilities – in 24 states and the District of Columbia. Visit ascension.org/wisconsin.
Ascension (ascension.org) is a faith-based healthcare organization dedicated to transformation through innovation across the continuum of care. As the largest non-profit health system in the U.S. and the world’s largest Catholic health system, Ascension is committed to delivering compassionate, personalized care to all, with special attention to persons living in poverty and those most vulnerable. In FY2016, Ascension provided more than $1.8 billion in care of persons living in poverty and other community benefit programs. Ascension includes approximately 150,000 associates and 36,000 aligned providers. Ascension’s Healthcare Division operates 2,500 sites of care – including 141 hospitals and more than 30 senior living facilities – in 24 states and the District of Columbia, while its Solutions Division provides a variety of services and solutions including physician practice management, venture capital investing, investment management, biomedical engineering, facilities management, clinical care management, information services, risk management, and contracting through Ascension’s own group purchasing organization.