License & Identifications

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Patient Reviews

Patient comments (5)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. James Lin is Average. Dr. Lin has been reviewed by 8 patients who have provided 5 comments. The rating is 3 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 4.4
Promptness 4.2
Courteous Staff 3.9
Accurate Diagnosis 3.1
Bedside Manner 2.5
Spends Time with Me 2.3
Follows Up After Visit 2.9

Specialties & Research

Dr. James Lin, MD is board certified in Plastic Surgery and Plastic Surgery - Surgery of the Hand.

  • He has special expertise in 1 area:
  • Dupuytren's Contracture

Education & Awards

Dr. Lin graduated from Stony Brook University.


Dr. Lin has 5 hospital affiliations:

  • Mercy General Hospital 
  • Methodist Hospital of Sacramento 


  • Vietnamese
  • Spanish
  • Urdu
  • Hindi
  • Japanese
  • English

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Additional Information
Dr. James Tseng-Chi Lin MD is a male Plastic Surgeon, has 22 years of experience and practices in Plastic Surgery, Surgery of the Hand, and Surgery of the Hand.
Where does Dr. James T. Lin practice?
Dr. James Lin has 3 office locations.
Dr. James Lin practices Plastic Surgery, Surgery of the Hand, and Surgery of the Hand near Elk Grove, CA.
Additional practice locations include: Sacramento, CA.
See Elk Grove Plastic Surgeons and Elk Grove Surgeons.