Dr. Linda Martin, MD

Dr. Linda Martin, MD

Thoracic Surgery  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 47
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Dr. Linda Martin, MD is a thoracic surgery specialist in Charlottesville, VA and has been practicing for 14 years. She graduated from University Of California At San Diego in 1996 and specializes in thoracic surgery.Read her story

1215 Lee St

Charlottesville, VA 22908

Contact Information

(434) 924-2145

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Martin performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Lung Cancer
very high
more than 96% of peers
Lung Surgery
very high
more than 96% of peers
Pulmonary Disease
very high
more than 93% of peers

Dr. Martin'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.

Dr. Martin's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Martin "Linda W. Martin, MD, MPH joined the University of Virginia, School of Medicine faculty and the UVA Cancer Center as an Associate Professor of Surgery in 2016. Dr. Martin received her medical degree from the University of California, San Diego. She completed general surgery residency training at the University of California, San Francisco. She then specialized in thoracic surgery, with thoracic track fellowship training at MD Anderson Cancer Center in Houston, TX. Dr. Martin also obtained a post-doctorate master's degree in public health from the University of Texas, Houston."

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Martin "I strive to provide the best surgical care for my patients with chest diseases. My goal is to clearly explain the disease to the patient and educate them about options, so that together we can develop a treatment plan."

1  Specialties

  • Thoracic Surgery

2  Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*
  • Thoracic Cardiovascular Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Thoracic Surgery*

31  Conditions Treated

  • Abdominal Disorders
  • Achalasia
  • Adult Small Cell Lung Cancer
  • Benign Tumor
  • Bronchioalveolar Carcinoma
  • Bronchogenic Carcinoma
  • Cancer
  • Collapsed Lung (Pneumothorax)
  • Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
  • Empyema
  • Esophageal Cancer
  • Esophageal Diseases
  • Esophageal Diverticulum
  • Esophageal Fistula
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Germ Cell Tumor
  • Hiatal Hernia
  • Interstitial Lung Disease
  • Lung Cancer
  • Mesothelioma
  • Neuroendocrine Tumors
  • Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer
  • Partial Lung Collapse
  • Pleura Cancer
  • Pleural Effusion
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Respiratory System Cancer
  • Rib Fracture
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Small Cell Lung Cancer
  • Thymomas

36  Procedures

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Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Virginia.

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

  • UCLA
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1992
  • University Of California At San Diego
    Medical School | Graduated 1996
  • University Of Minnesota Hospital and Clinics
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • U C S F Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2002
  • University Of Minnesota / Twin Cities Campus
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1999
  • Texas Heart Inst/MD Anderson Cancer Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2004
  • University of Texas Houston School of Public Health
    Other Education | Completed 2005

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Martin has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Martin's Reviews

5.0
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Martin to family and friends
7 total reviews (1 has a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (7)

  • 5
    (7)
  • 4
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  • 3
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  • 2
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  • 1
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Dr. Martin'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

    Under 10 minutes

Patient Comments (1)

wonderful doctor. I suffered for years until she operated on me. I was without pain from a 4 hour surgery and my recovery was so fast. I am a new person because of Dr. Martin. Thank you very much.
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