Dr. Christine Lin, MD

Dr. Christine Lin, MD

Dermatology  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 46
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Dr. Christine Lin, MD is a dermatologist in Scottsdale, AZ and has been practicing for 16 years. She graduated from Keck School Of Medicine Of The Univ Of Southern California in 1998 and specializes in dermatology and mohs micrographic surgery.

20401 N 73rd St Ste 230

Scottsdale, AZ 85255

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • American Republic
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Cofinity
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • CoreSource
  • Coventry Health Care
  • 21 More

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Top Care Areas

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Excision of Benign Skin Lesion
very high
more than 99% of peers
Skin Infections
very high
more than 99% of peers
Acne
very high
more than 98% of peers

Dr. Lin's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

2  Specialties

  • Dermatology
  • Mohs Micrographic Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • Dermatology
    Accredited by: American Board of Dermatology*

64  Conditions Treated

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17  Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Adjacent Tissue Transfer
  • Biopsy
  • Destruction of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Destruction of Malignant Skin Lesion
  • Destruction of Penile Lesion
  • Excision of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Skin Cancer
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Mohs Surgery
  • Shaving of Skin Lesion
  • Skin Biopsy
  • Skin Cancer Removal
  • Skin Surgery
  • Skin Tag Removal
  • Wart Removal

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Arizona.

0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

Education

  • Keck School Of Medicine Of The Univ Of Southern California
    Medical School | Graduated 1998
  • University of Southern California
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1999
  • Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2002

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Lin has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Chinese, Mandarin

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Lin's Reviews

2.5
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Lin to family and friends
20 total reviews (8 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (20)

  • 5
    (6)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (1)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (12)

Dr. Lin's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    FAIR
  • Explains condition(s) well

    FAIR
  • Answers questions

    FAIR
  • Time well spent

    GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    GOOD
  • Office environment

    GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    FAIR
  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (8)

Ill kept waiting room with split chairs, inexperienced office staff, rushed appt, does not take time to listen...would NOT recommend if you need to be seen on a regular basis.
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I would not recommend this provider to anyone seeking any type of dermatology care. She has no bed side manner, is rude and acts like you are taking up her time in an appointment and does not like to answer any questions. She will be happy to do procedures on you to charge to your insurance and you...more
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Dr. Lin was friendly, kind and very thorough. She performed minor surgery to remove basal cell cancer, and took a tremendous amount of time making sure I understood what was going on, and also to make sure the stitches left the smallest scar possible.
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Dr. Lin performed Mohs surgery on my face 12 years ago. She was so adept that she left no scar at all. She then moved from California to Scottsdale, Arizona. I had two mohs surgeries since by other doctors. They left considerable scars. When they found two more areas that required mohs I drove...more
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Was not happy with my exam with Dr. Lin. She spent a total of 35 seconds during my exam, seemed like she was distracted. Would not recommend.
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