Dr. Ho-Sheng Lin, MD

Dr. Ho-Sheng Lin, MD

Ear, Nose, and Throat  ·  
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Age 51
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Dr. Ho-Sheng Lin, MD is an otolaryngology (ear, nose & throat) specialist in Detroit, MI and has been practicing for 16 years. He graduated from Yale University in 1994 and specializes in ear, nose, and throat.

4100 John R St

Detroit, MI 48201

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Cigna
  • HAP Insurance
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • Priority Health

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Top Care Areas

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Laryngeal Cancer
very high
more than 99% of peers
Head and Neck Cancer
very high
more than 99% of peers
Larynx Conditions
very high
more than 99% of peers

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1  Specialties

  • Ear, Nose, and Throat

1  Board Certifications

  • Otolaryngology
    Accredited by: American Board of Otolaryngology*

79  Conditions Treated

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34  Procedures

  • Ablation or Excision of Nasal Turbinates
  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Cervical Lymph Node Dissection
  • Continuous Positive Airway Pressure (CPAP)
  • Diagnostic Nasal and-or Sinus Endoscopy
  • Ear Surgery
  • Ear Tube Placement
  • ENT Surgery
  • Excision of Facial Bone
  • Excision of Parotid, Sublingual, or Submandibular Gland
  • Excision of Tracheal Tumor or Stenosis
  • Excision or Destruction of Palate or Uvula Lesion
  • Excision or Destruction of Pharynx Lesion
  • Excision or Destruction of Tongue Lesion
  • Facelift
  • Glossectomy
  • Head and Neck Surgery
  • Intranasal or Sinus Procedure
  • Laryngectomy and Pharyngectomy
  • Laryngoscopy - Laryngotomy - Laryngectomy - Pharyngolaryngectomy - Pharyngectomy
  • Laryngoscopy and Laryngotomy
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Lymphadenectomy With Robotic Assistance
  • Nasal Septum Surgery (Septoplasty)
  • Parathyroidectomy
  • Sinus Surgery
  • Thyroid Lobectomy
  • Thyroidectomy
  • Thyroidectomy or Thyroid Lobectomy
  • Tonsillectomy
  • Tracheal Surgery
  • Vestibule and Floor of Mouth, Excision or Destruction
  • Wound Repair
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Background Check

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0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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Education

  • Yale University
    Medical School | Graduated 1994
  • New York Presbyterian Hospital/Weill Cornell Med Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1995
  • New York Presbyterian Hospital/Weill Cornell Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1996
  • New York University Med Center Tisch Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2000
  • Stanford University
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2002

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Lin has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Lin's Reviews

4.8
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Lin to family and friends
11 total reviews (4 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (11)

  • 5
    (10)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (1)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (0)

Dr. Lin's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (4)

I recently was referred to Dr. Lin for a complicated thyroidectomy. He is a detailed and brilliant physician and a masterful surgeon. He also is very caring and kind. I would give him and his office an excellent rating and would feel very comfortable referring him to anyone in need of his...more
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I've been suffering very severe sleep apnea for at least 10 years . After going to several doctors and getting worse. I started blacking out , sleep walking ,and waking up at least 30 times a night. Sleep study showed that I had 57 events a hour of loss of breath and oxygen dropped as low as 67%...more
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After visiting a few doctors who misdiagnosed, dr Lin immediately identified my fathers tonsil cancer and treated immediately. He is an excellent surgeon, doctor ans healer. I cannot say enough great thing things about dr Lin. Always kind and caring, close attention to detail and a brilliant mind. ...more
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Dr Lin has truly been my Savior!! Words could NEVER express how grateful, thankful & blessed I am!! In 2011 I had Oral Cancer, my 13 hr surgery he performed was absolutely amazing!! He is an AWESOME Doctor!! I continue visiting him for care. He's VERY friendly, patient & truly cares!! I'm EXTREMELY...more
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