Dr. James T. Lin, MD

Dr. James T. Lin, MD

Pain Medicine | Male | 47 years old

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Care Philosophy

The goal of the Comprehensive Pain Management Center is to provide an integrated approach to the treatment of patients with pain symptoms in an empathetic, safe, and caring manner. We combine cutting-edge treatments with other appropriate treatment modalities in improving one?s life. Our goals are to stabilize and minimize an individual?s pain to maximize one?s level of functioning, prevent disability, and improve quality of life.Read more

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based on 30 total surveys (4 with reviews)
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in Ventura, CA |
Kind, compassionate, and helpful. Very lucky to find him. He believes in you and is up on the latest in pain management and is very open to holistic medicine being part of your care too. Very good with fibromyalgia.
in Thousand Oaks, CA |
I have been a patient with Dr, Lin, for 2 1/2 years. He is an Excellent Doctor! He always listens and will explain so that you understand. He will recommend many options. He is a very kind and caring doctor. Also, he has an Amazing Staff caring Staff
in Westlake Village, CA |
Dr James Lin, Sandra, P.A., and medical team (Jennifer, Alex, Shannon) are the best! -thank you..James
in Thousand Oaks, CA |
Found the staff to be unconpassionate and rude. Excessive wait times. Doctor talked fast and did not listen well, the arrogant attitude didn't help. With so many choices out there-much better options available!
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Dr. Lin's Care Philosophy

The goal of the Comprehensive Pain Management Center is to provide an integrated approach to the treatment of patients with pain symptoms in an empathetic, safe, and caring manner. We combine cutting-edge treatments with other appropriate treatment modalities in improving one?s life. Our goals are to stabilize and minimize an individual?s pain to maximize one?s level of functioning, prevent disability, and improve quality of life.

Dr. Lin's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:

  •  Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  •  Specializes in Pain Medicine
  •  Board certified in Anesthesiology and Pain Medicine
  •  No malpractice claims found
  •  Sanctions found
  •  No board actions found

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    No malpractice history found for California.

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    Sanction

    Dr. Lin has received 1 sanction

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    • Failure to keep adequate medical records (7/23/2014)
    • Action Taken: Reprimand
    • Summary: Please reference the following Document
    • Documentation: Download here (PDF)
    • State: California
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  • Anesthesiology
  • Pain Medicine

Conditions Treated

  • Abdominal Cancer
  • Abdominal Cutaneous Nerve Entrapment Syndrome
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Autonomic Disorders
  • Back Pain
  • Benign Chronic Pain Syndrome
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brachial Plexus Palsy
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cervical Disc Degeneration
  • Cervical Herniated Disc
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pain
  • Chronic Pelvic Pain
  • Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Diabetic Polyneuropathy
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Fracture
  • Headache
  • Herniated Disc
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Knee Disorders
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Disc Degeneration
  • Lumbar Herniated Disc
  • Lumbar Radiculopathy
  • Migraine
  • Myelopathy
  • Opioid Dependence
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Spine
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Peripheral Autonomic Neuropathy
  • Polyneuropathy
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Spinal Cord Injury
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylitis
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Trigeminal Neuralgia
  • Upper Back Pain

Education

  • Medical School
    Rosalind Franklin University Of Medicine and Science / Chicago Medical School

    Graduated in 2000

  • Internship Hospital
    Rush University

    Completed in 2001

  • Residency Hospital
    Rush University

    Completed in 2004

  • Fellowship Hospital
    University Of California At Los Angeles

    Completed in 2005

Languages Spoken

  • English

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Specialties

  • Pain Medicine

Procedures Performed

  • Cervical Epidural Steroid Injection
  • Cervical Facet Joint Injection
  • Cervical Injection
  • Cervical Medial Branch Block
  • Cervical Medial Branch Neurotomy
  • Epidural Block, Facet Blocks
  • Epidural Cortisone Injection
  • Lumbar Medial Branch Radiofrequency Neurotomy
  • Lumbar Puncture
  • Lumbar Selective Nerve Root Block
  • Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
  • Nerve Block, Somatic
  • Nerve Block, Sympathetic
  • Pain Management
  • Peripheral Nerve Block
  • Peripheral Nerve Stimulation
  • Piriformis Injection
  • Spinal Nerve Block
  • Steroid Injection
  • Trigger Point Injection

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