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Patient Reviews

Patient comments (1)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Patrick Lin is Good. Dr. Lin has been reviewed by 7 patients who have provided 1 comments. The rating is 4 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 5.0
Promptness 5.0
Courteous Staff 5.0
Accurate Diagnosis 5.0
Bedside Manner 5.0
Spends Time with Me 5.0
Follows Up After Visit 5.0

Specialties & Research

Dr. Patrick Lin, MD is board certified in Orthopaedic Surgery.

  • He has special expertise in 12 areas:
  • Bone Cancer
  • Bone Tumors/Cancer (Chondrosarcoma)
  • Broken Bones (Bone Fractures)
  • Femoral Cancer (Thigh Bone Neoplasm)
  • Giant Cell Tumor of Bone
  • Hip Osteoarthritis
  • Knee Osteoarthritis
  • Knee Surgery (Knee Replacement Arthroplasty)
  • Malignant Bone Tumors/Cancer (Osteosarcoma)
  • Osteoarthritis (Hand and Wrist)
  • Soft Tissue Cancer
  • Soft Tissue Cancer (Sarcoma)

Education & Awards

Dr. Lin graduated from Stanford University. He has 3 awards.

One of America's Leading Experts on:
Bone Cancer (Bone Neoplasm)
Malignant Cancer (Sarcoma)
Castle Connolly's Top Doctors™ (2012 - 2013)


Dr. Lin has 2 hospital affiliations:

  • University of Texas M.D. Anderson Cancer 
  • Ut M.D. Anderson Cancer Center 


  • Spanish

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Additional Information
Dr. Patrick Pohtseng Lin MD is a male Orthopaedic Surgeon, has 22 years of experience and practices in Orthopaedic Surgery.
Where does Dr. Patrick P. Lin practice?
Dr. Patrick Lin has 1 office location.
Dr. Patrick Lin practices Orthopaedic Surgery near Houston, TX.
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