Dr. Richie Lin, MD

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Dr. Richie Lin, MD

Dermatology | Male

(973) 232-6245

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Dermatology Consultants of Short Hills was opened on September 1st, 2011. The practice was established in 2008, and previously located...   Read More

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      4.4 based on 16 responses
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      • How well provider explains medical condition(s)
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      • How well provider listens and answers questions
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      • Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
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      Dr. Lin's Office & Staff
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      • Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
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      • Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
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      Specialties

      • Dermatology

      Board Certifications

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      • Dermatology

      Conditions Treated

      • Acanthosis Nigricans
      • Acne
      • Actinic Keratosis
      • Allergic Reaction
      • Athlete's Foot
      • Atopic Dermatitis (Eczema)
      • Autoimmune Diseases
      • Basal Cell Carcinoma
      • Benign Tumor
      • Birthmark
      • Boil
      • Cancer
      • Cellulitis
      • Chickenpox
      • Dermatitis
      • Dermatitis Due to Drugs
      • Eczema and Contact Dermatitis Due to Detergents
      • Erythema Multiforme
      • Excessive Sweating
      • Folliculitis
      • Foot Conditions
      • Fungal Nail Infection
      • Genital Herpes
      • Genital Warts
      • Granuloma of Skin
      • Hair Loss
      • Henoch–Schönlein Purpura (HSP)
      • Herpes Simplex Infection
      • Hidradenitis
      • Impetigo
      • Intertrigo
      • Itchy Skin
      • Jock Itch
      • Keloid Scar
      • Lipomas
      • Melanoma
      • Pemphigoid
      • Pemphigus
      • Pityriasis Rosea
      • Psoriasis
      • Purpura
      • Ringworm
      • Rosacea
      • Scabies
      • Seborrheic Dermatitis
      • Seborrheic Keratosis
      • Shingles
      • Skin Aging
      • Skin Cancer
      • Skin Discoloration
      • Skin Infections
      • Squamous Cell Carcinoma
      • Varicose Veins
      • Warts
      • Wrinkles

      Procedures Performed

      • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
      • Acne Surgery
      • Adjacent Tissue Transfer
      • Botox® Injection
      • Captique™ Injection
      • Collagen Injection
      • Destruction of Benign Skin Lesion
      • Destruction of Malignant Skin Lesion
      • Destruction of Penile Lesion
      • Excision of Benign Skin Lesion
      • Excision of Skin Cancer
      • Excision of Skin Lesion
      • Hair Removal
      • Hylaform Injection
      • Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
      • Intense Pulse Light
      • Laser Skin Resurfacing
      • Laser Vein Removal
      • Mohs Surgery
      • Non-Cosmetic Chemodenervation
      • Pulsed Dye Laser Treatment
      • Radiesse® Injections
      • Restylane® Injections
      • Sculptra™ Injection
      • Shaving of Skin Lesion
      • Skin Cancer Removal
      • Skin Surgery

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        Sanctions

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        Board Actions

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      Education

      • Medical School
        UMDNJ Nj Med School Newark
      • Internship Hospital
        St Mary's Med Center
      • Residency Hospital
        Montefiore Med Center
      • Undergraduate School
        Vanderbilt University

      Awards & Recognition

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      Languages Spoken

      • English
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      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 Dermatology
      • Board certified in Dermatology
      • No malpractice claims found
      • No sanctions found
      • No board actions found
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      Dr. Lin's Office & Staff

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      Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
      10 – 15 minutes

      Experience with Dr. Lin

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      Dr. Lin's Care Philosophy

      Dermatology Consultants of Short Hills was opened on September 1st, 2011. The practice was established in 2008, and previously located one mile away, in Summit, New Jersey. To better serve the community, the practice was expanded, offering cosmetic, laser and surgical dermatology services. Dr. Richie Lin is a board certified dermatologist, and serves as the medical director of the practice. He is a faculty member of the Columbia University Department of Dermatology/NY Presbyterian Hospital, and specializes in skin cancer, laser procedures, and treatment of acne and psoriasis. The office is conveniently located on Morris Turnpike on the border of Short Hills, Summit, Millburn, and Springfield New Jersey.