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Mary Ann C. Lim, MD

Mary Ann C. Lim, MD Physician

Assistant Professor of Clinical Medicine

Languages spoken:

  • Filipino
  • Fujianese
  • Mandarin
  • Tagalog

Dr. Lim is employed by Penn Medicine.

In New Jersey, providers are affiliated with Penn Medicine through Clinical Health Care Associates of New Jersey.

Patient Satisfaction Ratings

Patient Rating Breakdown

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Responses are measured on a scale of 1 to 5 with 5 being the best score.

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Clinical Specialties

Specialty:

  • Renal Electrolyte and Hypertension

Programs & Centers:

Board Certification:

  • Nephrology, 2009

Clinical Expertise:

  • Chronic Kidney Diseases (CKD)
  • Diabetic Kidney Diseases
  • Glomerulonephritis (GN)
  • Kidney Biopsy
  • Kidney Disease
  • Kidney Transplant Evaluation
  • Kidney Transplant Follow-Up
  • Kidney Transplantation
  • Pancreas Transplantation
  • Transplant Medicine

Description of Clinical Expertise

kidney transplant
hypertension
glomerulonephritis
kidney disease
electrolyte abnormalities

Practice Locations and Appointments

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna US Healthcare
  • Cigna
  • Cigna HealthSpring
  • CVS Health
  • Devon Health Services (Americare)
  • Gateway Health Plan
  • Geisinger Health Plan
  • HealthAmerica / HealthAssurance, a Coventry Plan
  • HealthPartners
  • HealthPartners Medicare
  • HealthSmart
  • Highmark Blue Shield
  • Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
  • Humana / Choicecare
  • Independence Blue Cross (Keystone East)
  • Intergroup
  • Keystone First
  • Keystone First Medicare
  • Multiplan
  • NJ Amerihealth
  • NJ Medicaid
  • NJ Medicare
  • NJ Qualcare
  • Oxford Health Plan
  • PA Medicaid
  • PA Medicare
  • Preferred Care
  • Preferred Health Care/LGH
  • Rail Road Medicare / Palmetto GBA
  • Remedy Partners at Penn Medicine
  • Tricare
  • United Healthcare
  • UnitedHealthcare Community Plan
  • US Family Health Plan

Education and Training

Medical School: University of the Philippines College of Medicine
Residency: University of Connecticut Health Center
Fellowship: Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania

Memberships

American Society of Nephrology (ASN), National American Society of Transplantation (AST), National

Hospital Affiliation

Dr. Lim is employed by Penn Medicine.

Hospital Privileges:

  • Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania: Has privileges to treat patients in the hospital.

Research

Selected Publications:

Lim MA, Kamili S, Cohen J, Green-Montfort T, Tejada-Strop A, Kohli J, Drobeniuc J, Patel P, Vanderveen M, Bloom RD.: Hepatitis E Virus Infection in Kidney Transplant Patients: A Single-center Study. Transplantation/epub : 2018.

Mary Ann Lim, Roy D Bloom: Chapter 38: Use of Immunosuppresive Therapy Chronic Kidney Disease, Dialysis, and Transplantation : 2017 (in press).

Trofe-Clark Jennifer, Brennan Daniel C, West-Thielke Patricia, Milone Michael C, Lim Mary Ann, Neubauer Robin, Nigro Vincenza, Bloom Roy D: Results of ASERTAA, a Randomized Prospective Crossover Pharmacogenetic Study of Immediate-Release Versus Extended-Release Tacrolimus in African American Kidney Transplant Recipients. American Journal of Kidney Diseases : the Official Journal of the National Kidney Foundation : 2017.

Sawinski, Deirdre MD; Lim, Mary Ann MD; Cohen, Jordana C. MD, MSCE; Locke, Jayme E. MD, MPH; Weiss, Brendan MD; Hogan, Jonathan J. MD; Dember, Laura M. MD: Patient and Kidney Allograft Survival in Recipients with End Stage Renal Disease from Amyloidosis. Transplantation : 2017.

Hogan Jonathan J, Lim Mary Ann, Palmer Matthew B, Bloom Roy D, Chung Raymond T, Sise Meghan E: Development of proteinuria and focal segmental glomerulosclerosis during direct-acting antiviral therapy for hepatitis C virus infection. Hepatology (Baltimore, Md.) 66 (2): 658-660,2017.

Koyawala Neel, Silber Jeffrey H, Rosenbaum Paul R, Wang Wei, Hill Alexander S, Reiter Joseph G, Niknam Bijan A, Even-Shoshan Orit, Bloom Roy D, Sawinski Deirdre, Nazarian Susanna, Trofe-Clark Jennifer, Lim Mary Ann, Schold Jesse D, Reese Peter P: Comparing Outcomes between Antibody Induction Therapies in Kidney Transplantation. Journal of the American Society of Nephrology : JASN 28 (7): 2188-2200,2017.

Lim Mary Ann, Palmer Matthew, Trofe-Clark Jennifer, Bloom Roy D, Jackson Annette, Philogene Mary Carmelle, Kamoun Malek: Histopathologic changes in anti-angiotensin II type 1 receptor antibody-positive kidney transplant recipients with acute rejection and no donor specific HLA antibodies. Human Immunology 78 (4): 350-356,2017.

Rossidis A, Lim M A, Palmer M, Levine M H, Naji A, Bloom R D, Abt P L: Kidney Transplantation From a Donor With Sickle Cell Disease. American journal of transplantation : official journal of the American Society of Transplantation and the American Society of Transplant Surgeons 17 (2): 569-571,2017.

Mary Ann Lim, Jatinder Kohli, Roy D Bloom: Immunosuppression for kidney transplantation: Where are we now and where are we going? Transplantation Reviews 31 (1): 10-17,2017.

Sawinski D, Kaur N, Ajeti A, Trofe-Clark J, Lim M, Bleicher M, Goral S, Forde KA, Bloom RD: Successful Treatment of Hepatitis C in Renal Transplant Recipients With Direct-Acting Antiviral Agents American Journal of Transplantation 16 (5): 1588-95,2016.

Academic Contact Info

Renal Division
One Founders Pavilion
Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania

Philadelphia, PA 19104
Patient appointments: 800-789-7366 (PENN)