Dr. Stephen Lin, MD

Dr. Stephen Lin, MD

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Age 42
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Dr. Stephen Lin, MD is a general surgery specialist in Chesapeake, VA and has been practicing for 10 years. He graduated from University Of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, School Of Medicine in 2003 and specializes in general surgery and surgery.

113 Gainsborough Sq Ste 400

Chesapeake, VA 23320

Contact Information

(757) 842-4499

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Guardian
  • Humana
  • Medicaid
  • MultiPlan
  • Optima Health
  • 2 More

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Background Check

No malpractice claims found for Virginia
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Lin's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Thyroid Disease
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Lin treats Thyroid Disease more than 5% of his peers

Dr. Lin treats this condition more than 5% of his peers

Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
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normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Lin performs Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic more than 5% of his peers

Dr. Lin performs this procedure more than 5% of his peers

Inguinal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
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normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Lin performs Inguinal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic more than 5% of his peers

Dr. Lin performs this procedure more than 5% of his peers

Dr. Lin's conditions and procedures:

Breast Surgical Procedure
Colon Cancer
da Vinci® Robotic Surgery
Diverticular Diseases
Diverticulitis
Gallbladder Diseases
Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
Hernia
Inguinal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
Laparoscopic Anti-Reflux Surgery
Laparoscopic Colectomy
Liver Diseases and Disorders
Parathyroid (Gland) Disease
Thyroid Cancer
Thyroid Disease
Thyroid Surgery

About Me

Care Philosophy

Personal care and attention for all your General Surgery needs from thyroid to breast to abdominal surgery. Specializing in advanced laparoscopic and robotic surgery including single site/incision scarless surgery for gallbladder and hernia surgeries.

Specialties

  • General Surgery
  • Surgery

Board Certifications

Education

  • 2008
    Rush University/Cook County Hospital
    Residency Hospital
    2008
  • 2004
    Rush University/Cook County Hospital
    Internship Hospital
    2004
  • 2003
    University Of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, School Of Medicine
    Medical School
    2003
  • 1999
    Yale University
    Undergraduate School
    1999

Languages

  • Mandarin
  • English

Awards

Dr. Lin's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Lin

4.2

Based on 15 reviews

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1 Star
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Three times have tried to make an appointment with this physician but can not get past the horrid gate keeper. Have an abdominal hernia that is huge and must do something about it. How good is the physician if you can't get past the one who answers the phone? I am not rude, have excellent insurance...Read More
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Dr Lin performed my surgery. All was well until I went in for my follow up. Dr Lin checked my open wound, he did not put gloves on, nor did he wash his hands. The day after I left the office, I started experiencing pain and redness around the incision site. The day after that I ended up in the...Read More
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Insurance accepted

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Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Cigna
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Guardian
Humana
Choice Care PPO
Medicaid
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO
Optima Health
Commercial HMO
Principal Financial Group
UnitedHealthCare
Choice Plus POS
Options PPO
United Healthcare

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