Dr. Rick Lin, DO

Dr. Rick Lin, DO

Dermatology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 45
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Dr. Rick Lin, DO is a dermatologist in Mcallen, TX and has been practicing for 17 years. He graduated from Univ North Tx Hlth Sci Ctr Coll Of Osteo Med in 2001 and specializes in dermatology.

3100 Buddy Owens Ave # 101

Mcallen, TX 78504

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Ambetter
  • American Enterprise Group
  • American Republic
  • Bakery & Confectionary Union Plan
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • 12 More

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Top Care Areas

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Poison Ivy, Poison Oak, or Poison Sumac Poisoning
very high
more than 99% of peers
Itchy Skin
very high
more than 99% of peers
Skin Infections
very high
more than 99% 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.

1  Specialties

  • Dermatology

0  Board Certifications

Dr. Lin does not have any board certifications listed.

54  Conditions Treated

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10  Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Acne Surgery
  • Adjacent Tissue Transfer
  • Destruction of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Skin Cancer
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Mohs Surgery
  • Skin Tag Removal

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Texas.

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

  • Univ North Tx Hlth Sci Ctr Coll Of Osteo Med
    Medical School | Graduated 2001

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Lin has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Lin's Reviews

3.3
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Lin to family and friends
19 total reviews (4 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (19)

  • 5
    (9)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (1)
  • 2
    (2)
  • 1
    (6)

Dr. Lin's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    GOOD
  • Answers questions

    GOOD
  • Time well spent

    GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    GOOD
  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (4)

Dr. Harboldt is amazing! However, his office staff is less than adequate when setting up appointments or speaking to patients. I was scheduled to see Dr. Harboldt for a follow up but staff neglected to inform me he would be in Laredo, so now I mist wait ANOTHER week to see him. Extremely frustrated...more
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I would not recommend Dr. Lin to family or friends. I was infected with MRSA after surgery for melanoma in his office.
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Great service, friendly environment and professionalism. Unfortunately I have have to drive an hour to see Dr Lin but it is totally worth it.
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They said I probably had skin cancer even though two follow up visits with two different dermatologist (one a much more seasoned and well regarded dermatologist in the valley) did not understand how they drew that conclusion. They did a biopsy and did not explain to me what it would entail until...more
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