Assistant Clinical Professor
School of Optometry
Mira Lim, M.D. is a fellowship-trained ophthalmologist specializing in cornea and refractive surgery. She earned her medical degree from Tufts University School of Medicine in Boston and completed ophthalmology residency training at Weill-Cornell University in New York , where she was awarded the Distinguished Housestaff Award for all-around excellence. To complement her training, Dr. Lim completed a year-long Cornea, Refractive Surgery, and External Disease fellowship at Harvard Medical School/Massachusetts Eye and Ear Infirmary, where she trained on the latest bladeless/Intralase LASIK technology.
Dr. Lim’s refractive surgery offerings include LASIK, PRK, PTK, Intralase, Wavefront-guided treatments and other vision correction procedures.
Dr. Lim is an Assistant Clinical Professor at UC Berkeley School of Optometry and for ophthalmology residents at California Pacific Medical Center in San Francisco. She is actively involved in teaching the ophthalmology residents at Highland Hospital in Oakland. She performs cataract, corneal transplantation, and other cornea surgeries at Alta Bates Hospital in Oakland and at John Muir Hospital in Walnut Creek. Dr. Lim shares a cornea-based private practice, Northern California Cornea Associates, with her partners Dr. David Vastine and Dr. David Demartini. She splits her time between two offices located in Oakland and Walnut Creek.