Dr. Scott Lin, MD

Dr. Scott Lin, MD

Pain Medicine  |  
Male  |  
Age 41
(27)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Scott Lin, MD is a pain medicine specialist in Katy, TX and has been practicing for 14 years. He graduated from University Of Texas At Galveston / Medical Branch in 2004 and specializes in pain medicine, interventional pain medicine, and more.

1334 Pin Oak Rd

Katy, TX 77494

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
  • Cigna
  • Humana
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Top Care Areas

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Benign Chronic Pain Syndrome
very high
more than 99% of peers
Chronic Pain
very high
more than 99% of peers
Fibromyalgia
very high
more than 98% of peers

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Specialties

  • Pain Medicine
  • Anesthesiology
  • Interventional Pain Medicine
2

Board Certifications

  • Anesthesiology
    Accredited by: American Board of Anesthesiology*
  • Pain Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Anesthesiology*
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Conditions Treated

  • Acute Postoperative Pain
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Autonomic Disorders
  • Back Pain
  • Benign Chronic Pain Syndrome
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brachial Plexus Palsy
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cancer Pain
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pain
  • Chronic Pelvic Pain
  • Chronic Postoperative Pain
  • Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Diabetic Polyneuropathy
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Fracture
  • Headache
  • Herniated Disc
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Knee Disorders
  • Low Back Pain
  • Migraine
  • Myelopathy
  • Neck Muscle Strain
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Peripheral Autonomic Neuropathy
  • Phantom Limb Pain
  • Polyneuropathy
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Postherpetic Neuralgia
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Spinal Cord Injury
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylitis
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Trigeminal Neuralgia
  • Upper Back Pain

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Procedures

  • Celiac Plexus Block
  • Epidural Block, Facet Blocks
  • Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
  • Nerve Block, Somatic
  • Nerve Block, Sympathetic
  • Nerve Destruction by Neurolytic Agent
  • Peripheral Nerve Block
  • Spinal Nerve Block
  • Stellate Ganglion Block
  • Steroid Injection
  • Trigger Point Injection

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

  • University Of Texas At Galveston / Medical Branch
    Medical School | Graduated 2004
  • Baylor University
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • Utmb
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Utmb
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Lin has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Chinese, Mandarin
  • Taiwanese

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

Dr. Lin does not have any memberships or affiliations listed. If you are Dr. Lin and would like to add memberships or affiliations, please update your profile.

Dr. Lin's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Lin to family and friends
4.7
based on 27 total reviews (6 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (27)

  • 5
    (25)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (2)

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 (6)

Katy, TX |
I wholeheartedly recommend Dr. Lin's services. He is knowledgable, professional, and has a real desire to help patients. He is culturally aware and sensitive. The positive effect he has had on my health and well being cannot be measured. I wish all physicians would model their practice after...more
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in Columbus,Tx. |
I'm new to Texas. I was referred by another Doctor. I had seen Dr.Lin on/or around March 9,16.he said he " COULD NOT" help me and I needed to find a different doctor due to my lupus situation (SLE). Now,I've received a bill from a lab for the amount of $1017.88 after an'adjustment' was made? I've...more
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in Katy, TX |
I have been going to Dr. Scott Lin for about six months. I first saw him for a fracture of my L-1 vertebrae but, since that time, I have had a further injury that has fractured my T-11vertebrae. Dr. Lin has always been professional, patient and thorough in reviewing and treating my case. I am...more
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in Houston, TX |
I have been battling back pain issues for 15 years. Dr Lin is the only one that has really helped. I about had a heart attack when he moved from Houston Pain, but followed him to Katy. I don't care how far I need to drive....I will go where ever he is.
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in Katy, TX |
Not only is he an excellent Doctor but his office staff is great! I would highly recommend him to anyone trying to find solutions to pain management. I can't say enough great things about Dr. Scott Lin
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Dr. Lin accepts 5 insurance carriers
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
    Blue Choice
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
    LocalPlus
    Open Access Plus
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
    Preferred PPO
  • UnitedHealthCare
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    Navigate POS
    Options PPO

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