Russell F. Lim, M.D.

Dr. Lim

Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences
2516 Stockton Blvd.
Sacramento, CA 95817


Dr. Lim's clinical focus is transcultural and community psychiatry, particularly management of anxiety; agitation; depression; and bipolar, posttraumatic stress and psychotic disorders.  Dr. Lim coordinates the resident course on cross-cultural psychiatry. He has contributed a book chapter and presented numerous lectures both locally and nationally on this subject. While chief resident at San Francisco General Hospital, he also initiated resident outpatient psychiatric consultations at a medical clinic serving culturally diverse refugees.


M.Ed., UC Los Angeles, 1985
M.D., UC San Diego, 1990