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Dr Lim Jeong Hoon

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  • Senior Consultant, Division of Rehabilitation Medicine, Department of Medicine, National University Hospital
  • Senior Consultant, University Spine Centre, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, National University Hospital
  • Senior Consultant, Division of Rehabilitation Medicine, Department of Medicine, Alexandra Hospital


MD (Korea), PhD


Neurology, Rehabilitation Medicine

Clinical Disciplines/Programmes:

Chronic Programme (Live Better), FAST Programme (Get Better), Medicine, Spine Surgery

Special Interests:

Spasticity, Rehabilitation Robotics, Electroceuticals, Pain Intervention


Dr LimĀ graduated Medical College of Seoul National University, Republic of Korea. His clinical and research interest encompasses neurorehabilitation, rehabilitation robotics, electrophysiology and pain management.

Journals & Publications

  1. Nicholas Cheng, Kok Soon Phua, Hwa Sen Lai, Pui Kit Tam, Ka Yin Tang, Kai Kei Cheng, Raye Chen-Hua Yeow, Kai Keng Ang, Cuntai Guan, Jeong Hoon Lim. Brain-Computer Interface-Based Soft Robotic Glove Rehabilitation for Stroke. IEEE TRANSACTIONS ON BIOMEDICAL ENGINEERING, 2020; 67(12), 3339 - 3351
  2. Nasrallah F, Mohamed A, Campbell MEJ, Lim JH. Functional connectivity of brain associated with passive range of motion exercise: Proprioceptive input promoting motor activation? NeuroImage 2019; 116023
  3. Low FZ, Lim JH, Kapur J, Yeow CH. Effect of a Soft Robotic Sock Device on Lower Extremity Rehabilitation Following Stroke: A Preliminary Clinical Study with Focus on Deep Vein Thrombosis Prevention IEEE JTEHM. 2019; 2894753
  4. Yap HK, Kamaldin N, Lim JH, Fatima N, Goh JCH, Yeow CH. A Magnetic Resonance Compatible Soft Wearable Robotic Glove for Hand Rehabilitation and Brain Imaging. IEEE Tran Neural Syst Rehabil Eng 2017; 782-786
  5. HK Yap, JH Lim, F Nasrallah, CH Yeow. Design and Preliminary Feasibility Study of a Soft Robotic Glove for Hand Function Assistance in Stroke Survivors. FRONTIERS IN NEUROSCIENCE 2017; 1-14
  6. Yap HK, Phone MK, Tze HK, Yi S, Liang X, Lim JH, Yeow CH. A Fully Fabric-Based Bidirectional Soft Robotic Glove for Assistance and Rehabilitation of Hand Impaired Ptients. IEEE Robotics and Automation Letters 2017; 2669366
  7. Yap HK, Lim JH, Goh JCH, Yeow CH. Design of a Soft Robotic Glove for Hand Rehabilitation of Stroke Patients with Clenched Fist Deformity using Inflatable Plastic Actuators. JMD 2016; 10(4): 044504-044504-6
  8. Low FZ, Tan HH, Lim JH, Yeow CH. Development of a Soft Pneumatic Sock for Robot-assisted Ankle Exercise. JMD 2016; 10(1): 014503-014503-5
  9. Lim JH, Lee J, Koh SE, Lee IS. Reliability and reproducibility of interapical distance assessment of the lateral deviation of vertebrae in scoliosis. J Phys Ther Sci 2015; 27(4): 1199-1202

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