The best number to reach me for Geriatric Services is 908-673-7157.
Betty B. Lim, MD, specializes in geriatric medicine and palliative medicine. Dr. Lim's expertise includes the care of older adults in hospital-based, inpatient, outpatient, home-based, and short- and long-term settings for care and rehabilitation.
In addition to her position at Summit Medical Group, Dr. Lim is Attending Physician in the Department of Geriatrics and Palliative Medicine at Mount Sinai Hospital Hertzberg Palliative Care Institute in New York City. Dr. Lim also is Assistant Professor of Geriatrics and Palliative Medicine at Mount Sinai School of Medicine in New York City. She is a diplomate of the American Board of Internal Medicine (ABIM), ABIM Geriatric Medicine, and ABIM Hospice and Palliative Medicine. Dr. Lim is a member of the American Geriatrics Society, American Academy of Hospice and Palliative Medicine, American Academy of Hospice and Palliative Medicine Long Term Care Special Interest Group, American Medical Directors Association, American Academy on Communications in Healthcare, and VillageCare Board of Directors.
Dr. Lim is Former Director of Jewish Home Lifecare Samuels Palliative Care Project and Former Director of the Mount Sinai School of Medicine Hospice and Palliative Care Medicine Fellowship Program, both in New York City.
Dr. Lim is the coauthor of articles and abstracts that are published in prestigious, peer-reviewed scientific journals, including Journal of Pain and Symptom Management, Journal of the American Geriatrics Society, and Journal of the American Medical Directors Association. A gifted speaker, she has delivered local, regional, and national invited presentations in her field.
Dr. Lim is the recipient of more than 8 honors and awards, including the John A. Hartford Center of Excellence in Geriatrics Award, US Health Resources and Services Administration Geriatric Academic Career Award, and Fan Fox and Leslie R. Samuels Foundation Career Development Award.