Dr. Peter Lin, MD

Dr. Peter Lin, MD

General Surgery  ·  
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Age 52
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Dr. Peter Lin, MD is a general surgery specialist in Los Angeles, CA and has been practicing for 18 years. He graduated from Chicago College Of Med and Surgery in 1992 and specializes in general surgery, vascular surgery, and more.

1082 Glendon Ave

Los Angeles, CA 90024

Contact Information

(310) 209-2011

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • LACare
  • Molina Healthcare
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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Arteriovenous Shunt Creation
high
more than 88% of peers
Varicose Veins
high
more than 83% of peers
Dialysis Access Procedures
high
more than 82% of peers

Dr. Lin'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.

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Lin "Dr. Lin is committed to providing superior care to patients with vascular disease and preparing the next generation of surgeons to meet the highest standards of excellence. This vision is based on a dedication to advance research using the evolving technology and to improve treatment outcome."

3  Specialties

  • General Surgery
  • Surgery
  • Vascular Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • Vascular Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*

44  Conditions Treated

  • Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm (AAA)
  • Acute Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Acute Venous Embolism Thrombosis
  • Aneurysm
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Diseases
  • Aortic Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Arteriosclerosis
  • Arteriovenous Malformation
  • Atherosclerosis
  • Atherosclerosis of Aorta
  • Brachial Plexus Palsy
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Carotid Artery Stenosis
  • Celiac Disease
  • Chronic Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Chronic Venous Embolism Thrombosis
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Heart Disease
  • Intermittent Claudication
  • Leg Venous Ulcer
  • Median Arcuate Ligament Syndrome (MALS)
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
  • Peripheral Arterial Disease of Extremities
  • Peripheral Arterial Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Peripheral Artery Disease
  • Peripheral Autonomic Neuropathy
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
  • Phlebitis and Thrombophlebitis
  • Renal Artery Arteriosclerotic Disease
  • Renal Hypertension
  • Secondary Hypertension
  • Thrombosis
  • Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)
  • Uterine Fibroids
  • Varicocele
  • Varicose Veins
  • Vascular Disease
  • Venous Compression
  • Venous Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Venous Insufficiency
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35  Procedures

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Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for California.

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

  • University of California
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1988
  • Chicago College Of Med and Surgery
    Medical School | Graduated 1992
  • Mt Sinai Hospital Medical Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1993
  • Mt Sinai Hospital Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1998
  • Emory University Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2000

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Lin has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Chinese
  • Spanish
  • Vietnamese

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Lin's Reviews

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

Likelihood to Recommend (5)

  • 5
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  • 4
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  • 3
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  • 2
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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

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (1)

Dr. Peter Lin was my surgeon in Houston Texas . He did my vein ablation in 2014. He is highly recommended by me . I was sad when he left Houston Texas . He is the best for me . He was very professional and a caring surgeon !!
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