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Specializes in Oncology • Female • Age 42

2330 Shawnee Mission Pkwy # 210
Westwood, KS 66205
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The University of Kansas Hospital
3901 Rainbow Boulevard
Kansas City, KS 66160

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University Kansas Cancer Center
University Kansas Cancer Center
2330 Shawnee Mission Pkwy # 210
Westwood, KS 66205
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    Dr. Lin's Experience

    Specialties

    • Oncology
    • Medical Oncology

    Board Certifications

    • Internal Medicine
    • Medical Oncology
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    • Acute Leukemia
    • Anemia
    • Breast Cancer
    • Burkitt's Lymphoma
    • Chronic Myeloid Leukemia (CML)
    • Coagulation Disorders (incl. Hemophilia)
    • Esophageal Cancer
    • Graft vs Host Disease
    • Hodgkin's Disease
    • Leukocytosis
    • Liver Cancer
    • Lung Cancer
    • Lymphoma
    • Lymphosarcoma
    • Mycosis Fungoides
    • Myelodysplastic Syndromes
    • Myeloma
    • Myeloproliferative Disorders
    • Neutropenia
    • Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma
    • Pancytopenia
    • Peripheral T-Cell Lymphoma
    • Primary Hypercoagulable State (incl. Factor V Leiden Disease)
    • Secondary Malignancies
    • Thrombocytosis
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    • No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

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    Awards & Recognitions

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    Education & Training

    Medical School

    Virginia Commonwealth University / Medical College of Virginia School of Medicine
    Graduated in 2000
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Lin & Staff

    • English
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    Dr. Lin's Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

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    Dr. Lin's Office & Staff

    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments

    5 out of 5

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    5 out of 5

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    Staff friendliness and courteousness

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    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)

    16 – 30 minutes

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    Experience with Dr. Lin

    Level of trust in provider's decisions

    3 out of 5

    1 response

    How well provider explains medical condition(s)

    5 out of 5

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    How well provider listens and answers questions

    5 out of 5

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    University Kansas Cancer Center
    2330 Shawnee Mission Pkwy # 210
    Westwood, KS 66205
    (913) 588-7750 (Office)
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