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John Lim, MD, Radiology, Reno, NV, Veterans Affairs Sierra Nevada Health Care System

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Radiology Reno, NV

Abdominal Imaging, Nuclear Medicine, Thoracic Imaging

Veterans Affairs Sierra Nevada Health Care System

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  • Office

    Veterans Affairs Sierra Nevada Health Care System
    975 Kirman Ave
    Reno, NV 89502
    Phone(775) 786-7200
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Summary

  • Dr. John Lim is a radiologist practicing at the Veterans Affairs Sierra Nevada Health Care System in Reno, Nevada. He received his medical degree from Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis. He did his Diagnostic Radiology residency at UCSF and a body imaging fellowship at Stanford University.

    Dr. Lim writes about finance. He is the author of the book, "How to Raise Your Child's Financial IQ: The Most Important Things" available on Amazon. He blogs regularly on finance at HumbleDollar.com and his work has appeared on MarketWatch.com, WhiteCoatInvestor.com, and thePhysicianPhilosopher.com. He is currently working on his second book, "The Medical Practitioner's Guide to Finance."

    Since 2019, Dr. Lim has been teaching a monthly finance seminar at the VA hospital in Reno called "Finance for Health Care Professionals." He will be teaching a year-long finance elective to medical students at the University of Nevada Reno School of Medicine beginning in the summer of 2020.

Education & Training

  • Stanford Health Care
    Stanford Health CareFellowship, Body Imaging/Cross Sectional Imaging/MRI, 2001 - 2002
  • University of California (San Francisco) School of Medicine
    University of California (San Francisco) School of MedicineResidency, Radiology-Diagnostic, 1999 - 2001
  • Washington University in St. Louis School of Medicine
    Washington University in St. Louis School of MedicineResidency, Radiology-Diagnostic, 1997 - 1999
  • Washington University in St. Louis School of Medicine
    Washington University in St. Louis School of MedicineInternship, Internal Medicine, 1996 - 1997
  • Washington University in St. Louis School of Medicine
    Washington University in St. Louis School of MedicineClass of 1996
  • Stanford University
    Stanford UniversityMS, Electrical Engineering, 1990 - 1992
  • Stanford University
    Stanford UniversityBS, Biology, Electrical Engineering, 1986 - 1990

Certifications & Licensure

  • CA State Medical License
    CA State Medical License 1999 - 2023
  • American Board of Radiology Diagnostic Radiology

Awards, Honors, & Recognition

  • National Science Foundation (NSF) fellowship National Science Foundation, 1990-1992
  • Tau Beta Pi 1989
  • Phi Beta Kappa 1988

Publications & Presentations

PubMed

Journal Articles

  • An unusual case involving a uterine serous carcinoma with an intercurrent lymphatic PEComa  
    John Brown III, Scott Heinemann, John Lim, Lisa Laflamme, Bram Goldstein, International Cancer Conference Journal, 1/18/2013
  • Metastatic Lobular Breast Carcinoma Infiltrating a Uterine Leiomyoma  
    Lisa Abaid, Jessica Rhee, Veronica Rausei-Mills, John Lim, The Journal of Minimally Invasive Gynecology, 9/1/2011
  • Technical optimization of spiral CT for depiction of renal artery stenosis: in vitro analysis  
    Brink JA, Lim JT, Wang G, Heiken JP, Deyoe LA, Vannier MW, Radiology, 1/1/1995

Books/Book Chapters

Authored Content

  • Why This Radiologist Recommends Series I Savings BondsNovember 2021
  • 6 — sometimes painful — lessons from a cautious investorMarch 2020
  • Six LessonsMarch 2020
  • How to Determine Your Savings Rate: The Spend-Save RatioOctober 2019
  • My SentenceMay 2019
  • Yielding ClarityFebruary 2019
  • Grab the RoadmapDecember 2018
  • 4 Money Lessons I Wish My Parents Had Taught Me10/15/2018
  • 4 Money Lessons I Wish My Parents Had Taught MeOctober 2018
  • 3 Benefits of a Bear MarketOctober 2018
  • Bearing GiftsOctober 2018
  • Bearing GiftsOctober 2018
  • Lay Down the LawSeptember 2018
  • A Wealth of Common Sense- A ReviewMay 2016
  • Why Your 401(k) Should Have a Roth 401(k) OptionAugust 2015
  • Why Your 401(k) Should Have a Roth 401(k) OptionAugust 2015
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Committees

  • Co-chair, Lung Cancer Screening 2018 - Present

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