Dr. Joan Lim Zhi Yin received her Bachelor of Dental Surgery degree from the University of Malaya (UM) in the year 2008, awarded first prize in the 6th Scientific Meeting of International Association for Dental Research (IADR). She served as a dental officer in Malacca for 4 years and completed one year of internship in the Department of Periodontics in Malacca. She passed her diploma of membership into the Faculty of Dental Surgery at the Royal College of Surgeons Edinburgh, UK (MFDS RCS) in the year 2012. In the same year 2012, her passion for esthetic dentistry, Dr. Joan pursued her postgraduate training in the Center of Esthetic and Restorative Dentistry in University of California, Los Angeles, America (UCLA). She completed her two years full-time residency in UCLA in the year 2014. Upon graduation, she worked in a clear aligner (invisible braces) company for a year. In addition, due to her interest in periodontics and implantology, Dr. Joan had attended an advanced Surgical implant training in Brazil and completed her advanced periodontal or plastic surgery and implant therapy course conducted by University of Michigan in the year 2016.
Dr. Joan specializes in smile design and smiles makeover. Her clinical interest includes esthetic dentistry, fixed prosthodontics, periodontics, and implantology.