Dr. Michael Lin, MD

Dermatology •  Male • Age 48
  
Dr. Lin
Accepting new patients
Telehealth services available

Advanced Dermatology and Skin Cancer Institute

416 N Bedford Dr Ste 100 Beverly Hills, CA 90210

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Dr. Michael Lin, MD is a Dermatologist in Beverly Hills, CA. Dr. Lin has more experience with Cosmetic Dermatology, Dermatologic Oncology, and Mohs Surgery than other specialists in his area. He is affiliated with Valley Presbyterian Hospital. He is accepting new patients and has indicated that he accepts telehealth appointments. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Lin to book an appointment.


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I came here to see what I had in my head, and they removed it perfectly fine.
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Immer – Feb 19, 2020
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Helpful and courteous
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Jan 08, 2020
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Came in for my sons wart, was treated very well and professionally. she is super amazing. made my son feel very comfortable and safe. best experience so far!
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cynthia de la torre – Dec 18, 2019
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This place is fantastic. Everyone here is super nice and helpful. The doctors are very knowledgable and accommodating. Five stars all the way.
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Tony Finck – Nov 20, 2019
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Feel much better after talking to Dr Lin regarding my nephew "s chronic acnes. Clear explanations and good take care my nephew. ThanksDr Lin and the front staff
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Nov 20, 2019
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PA Sunni was very smart and very nice. She made me feel comfortable speaking to her about my condition. The office is very nice and friendly
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Nov 20, 2019
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The front and back office staff is always very nice and helpful. Dr. Lin in very understanding and happy to help with even the little issues. I never have to wait very long in the office to see the doctor and I can get an appointment within a few days.
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Oct 26, 2019
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I came in for my regular treatment. Dr. Lin is always knowledgeable, compassionate and caring about my situation and treatment (excessive underarm sweat). I rate Dr. Lin and this facility FIVE stars.
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Jay Sizzle – Oct 26, 2019
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Dr. Michael Lin is thorough and makes you feel comfortable. My issue improved greatly by my 2nd visit, and a plan was put in place to continue to improve my condition without endless future visits.
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J. Mandala – Oct 25, 2019
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Dr. Lin is the best! He is so kind! My family loves coming to Dr. Lin! He is so knowledgable and his acne products are fantastic!
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Racemb2 – Oct 25, 2019
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Dr. Lin did a thorough job when in the room and answered all my questions.
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Oct 02, 2019
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They are great and friendly!
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Alicia Vazquez – Oct 01, 2019
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Very friendly and knowledgeable staff. I will recommend this office to my friends and family to come and have their skin checked by Dr. Michael Lin.
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Lala – Sep 28, 2019
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I had an amazing experience with Dr. Lin's acne treatment! Medical assistant was very kind and the Dr. Lin was thorough and made sure I understood everything before treatment. Cannot wait to see my results!
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Sharie Marroquin – Sep 28, 2019
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I seen Dr. Lin today for my cosmetic procedure , did a great job . I will recommend Dr. Lin to my family. I was referred to him by my friend and she was so right on how great he is.
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Rosemarie – Sep 28, 2019
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Today I was seen by Dr. Lin for acne and acne scars and nothing could of made my visit any better! Walked in and the pretty young ladies up front answered every question I had before I was seen. I expected to wait more than 20 mins but I was called in right on time and Dr. Lin is an amazing dermatologist, I will make sure to recommend him to family and friends! Thank you Dr. Lin and staff.
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Sep 28, 2019
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Very nice Dr. and staff! Very efficiently run office and very helpful with suggestions with my questions. So far so good and more to go!
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Shari Dominguez – Sep 27, 2019
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fay is a good person and good doctor.I am very satisfied with her treatment
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Rita Dail – Sep 27, 2019
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ran very smoothly and staff was very kind and helpful and the doctor was great also
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Sep 25, 2019
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Excellent doctor with amazing bedside manner. Took his time with my concerns. I will be coming back!
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Morgan – Sep 23, 2019
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About Me

I try to make my patients understand their skin condition. Education is a top priority. The more one understands the skin condition, the better the patient can work with me to treat the condition. I consider my patients my partners in the treatment of their skin.

Specialties

  • Dermatology
  • Cosmetic Dermatologic Surgery
  • Cosmetic Dermatology
  • Cosmetic Medicine
  • Dermatologic Oncology
  • Dermatologic Surgery
  • Legal Medicine
  • Mohs Micrographic Surgery
  • Occupational Medicine
  • Occupational Skin Diseases
  • Pediatric Dermatology
  • Procedural Dermatology
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Board Certifications

Education

Baylor Hospital
Internship Hospital
2002
Thomas Jefferson University
Residency Hospital
1999
Thomas Jefferson University
Fellowship Hospital

Languages

  • Portuguese
  • Spanish
  • Tagalog
  • Taiwanese
  • Chinese
  • Farsi
  • English
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Dr. Lin accepts the following insurance:

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Medicare Advantage PFFS
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Practice Areas

Cosmetic Dermatology

Cosmetic dermatologists diagnose and treat condition of the skin that affect appearance, such as age spots, wrinkles, unwanted hair, and acne scars.Compare with other Cosmetic Dermatology specialists.

Typically treats 75% more than their peers

Based on claims data for 5 conditions and procedures

TreatmentsTreatment Frequency
Excision of Skin Lesion
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Lin performs Excision of Skin Lesion more than 82% of their peers

Dr. Lin performs this procedure more than 82% of their peers

Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Lin performs Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer more than 79% of their peers

Dr. Lin performs this procedure more than 79% of their peers

Shaving of Skin Lesion
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Lin performs Shaving of Skin Lesion more than 79% of their peers

Dr. Lin performs this procedure more than 79% of their peers

Dermatologic Oncology

Oncologists diagnose and treat cancers of the skin, including melanoma, basal cell carcinoma, and squamous cell carcinoma.Compare with other Dermatologic Oncology specialists.

Typically treats 58% more than their peers

Based on claims data for 9 conditions and procedures

TreatmentsTreatment Frequency
Actinic Keratosis
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Lin treats Actinic Keratosis more than 86% of their peers

Dr. Lin treats this condition more than 86% of their peers

Excision of Skin Lesion
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Lin performs Excision of Skin Lesion more than 82% of their peers

Dr. Lin performs this procedure more than 82% of their peers

Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Lin performs Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer more than 79% of their peers

Dr. Lin performs this procedure more than 79% of their peers

Mohs Surgery

Mohs surgery is a procedure that treats some types of skin cancer by removing a precise amount of tissue in order to remove cancer cells while sparing as much healthy tissue as possible.Compare with other Mohs Surgery specialists.

Typically treats 41% more than their peers

Based on claims data for 3 conditions and procedures

TreatmentsTreatment Frequency
Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Lin performs Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer more than 79% of their peers

Dr. Lin performs this procedure more than 79% of their peers

Destruction of Malignant Skin Lesion
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Lin performs Destruction of Malignant Skin Lesion more than 27% of their peers

Dr. Lin performs this procedure more than 27% of their peers

Mohs Surgery
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Lin performs Mohs Surgery more than 19% of their peers

Dr. Lin performs this procedure more than 19% of their peers

Dermatologic Care

Dermatologists diagnose, treat and screen for conditions affecting the skin, including skin cancer, psoriasis, eczema, acne, rosacea, and hair loss.Compare with other Dermatologic Care specialists.

Typically treats 63% more than their peers

Based on claims data for 18 conditions and procedures

TreatmentsTreatment Frequency
Actinic Keratosis
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Lin treats Actinic Keratosis more than 86% of their peers

Dr. Lin treats this condition more than 86% of their peers

Warts
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Lin treats Warts more than 89% of their peers

Dr. Lin treats this condition more than 89% of their peers

Skin Infections
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Lin treats Skin Infections more than 87% of their peers

Dr. Lin treats this condition more than 87% of their peers

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Dr. Lin's conditions and procedures:

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Acne
  • Acne Surgery
  • Actinic Keratosis
  • Adjacent Tissue Transfer
  • Athlete's Foot
  • Atopic Dermatitis (Eczema)
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Basal Cell Carcinoma
  • Bedsores
  • Benign Tumor
  • Birthmark
  • Botox® Injection
  • Cancer
  • Candidiasis of Skin and Nails
  • Cellulitis
  • Cold Sore
  • Dermatitis
  • Destruction of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Destruction of Malignant Skin Lesion
  • Destruction of Penile Lesion
  • Excessive Sweating
  • Excision of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Cyst
  • Excision of Lipoma
  • Excision of Skin Cancer
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Soft Tissue Lesion
  • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
  • Folliculitis
  • Foot Conditions
  • Fungal Infections
  • Fungal Nail Infection
  • Genital Warts
  • Granuloma of Skin
  • Hair Loss
  • Hair Removal
  • Herpes Simplex Infection
  • Hives
  • Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
  • Intertrigo
  • Itchy Skin
  • Jock Itch
  • Keloid Scar
  • Lipomas
  • Melanoma
  • Mohs Surgery
  • Mole Removal
  • Moles (Benign Skin Lesions)
  • Molluscum Contagiosum Infection
  • Nail and Nail Bed Infection
  • Psoriasis
  • Repair of Pigmentation Defect
  • Restylane® Injections
  • Ringworm
  • Rosacea
  • Scabies
  • Seborrheic Dermatitis
  • Seborrheic Keratosis
  • Shaving of Skin Lesion
  • Skin Biopsy
  • Skin Cancer
  • Skin Cancer Removal
  • Skin Discoloration
  • Skin Infections
  • Skin Surgery
  • Skin Tag Removal
  • Squamous Cell Carcinoma
  • Tinea Versicolor
  • Ulcer
  • Varicose Veins
  • Wart Removal
  • Warts

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Locations

Advanced Dermatology and Skin Cancer Institute

Beverly Hills Office416 N Bedford Dr Ste 100 Beverly Hills, CA 90210
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Oxnard Office1801 Solar Dr Ste 150 Oxnard, CA 93030
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Valencia Office28049 Smyth Dr # 100 Valencia, CA 91355
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Thousand Oaks / Westlake Village Office2659 Townsgate Rd Westlake Village, CA 91361
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Sherman Oaks Office15477 Ventura Blvd Ste 100 Sherman Oaks, CA 91403
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Valley Presbyterian Hospital

Van Nuys, CA

71% Patient experience rating, 2% higher than the national average