Dr. Paul Lin, MD

Dr. Paul Lin, MD

General Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 57
Dr. Paul Lin, MD is a general surgery specialist in Washington, DC and has been practicing for 23 years. He graduated from Harvard University Medical School in 1987 and specializes in general surgery, surgery, and more.

2150 Pennsylvania Ave NW

Washington, DC 20037

Contact Information

(202) 741-3203

Insurance Accepted

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

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Gastrointestinal Diseases
more than 65% of peers
more than 60% of peers
Stomach Diseases
more than 58% of peers

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4  Specialties

  • General Surgery
  • Hepatopancreaticobiliary Surgery
  • Surgery
  • Surgical Oncology

1  Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*

50  Conditions Treated

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2  Procedures

Background Check

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  • Harvard University Medical School
    Medical School | Graduated 1987
  • Johnshopkins Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1988
  • Johns Hopkins University Hospital , Oxford University ,
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Johnshopkins Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1995

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English

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What People Say About Dr. Paul Lin, MD
Dr. Lin is a straight talking professional. He was able to explain to me in lay man terms, the serious situation that I was in, but with hope in sight. I was transferred from another hospital that couldn't help me any further and I spent the next 17 days under Dr. Lin's care. After surgery , follow...Read More
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Joe B. in Herndon, VA – Nov 04, 2016
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Dr. Lin is caring, highly skilled in his profession and listens and shows an understanding of his patient's concerns.
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Cheryl Hawkins in Washington, DC – Oct 22, 2016
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