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About Dr. Kenneth J Lin

Dr. Kenneth J Lin, MD is a Doctor primarily located in Arlington, VA. He has 25 years of experience. His specialties include Internal Medicine. Dr. Lin is affiliated with Virginia Hospital Center and Inova Fairfax Hospital. Dr. Lin has received 3 awards. He speaks English.

Rating Overview

19 Ratings with 5 Comments

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Kenneth J Lin is Excellent. Dr. Kenneth J Lin has been rated by 19 patients. From those 19 patients 5 of those left a comment along with their rating. The overall rating for Dr. Kenneth J Lin is 4.6 of 5.0 stars.

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Primary Address

Gen Internal Medicine Group

3833 Fairfax Dr Ste 200
Arlington, VA 22203
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Specialties

Dr. Kenneth J Lin has the following 1 specialty

  • Internal Medicine

    An internist is a physician who focuses on the diagnosis and treatment of conditions that affect the adult population—both acute and chronic.
    These doctors are often who adults see as their primary physicians because they treat a broad range of illnesses that do not require surgical or specialist interventions. They also work to help a patient maintain optimal health in order to prevent the onset of disease.
    In addition to treating the common cold and flu, internists also treat chronic diseases like diabetes and heart disease.

  • Specialty Expertise

    Dr. Kenneth J Lin has the following 11 expertise

  • Nutritional Support
  • Check-up
  • Behavioral Disorders
  • Warts
  • Preventive Medicine
  • Vaccination
  • Physical
  • Weight Loss
  • Immunization
  • Heartburn
  • Pediatrics

Board Certifications

Dr. Kenneth J Lin is Board Certified in 1 specialty

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Reviews

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A wonderful doctor. I have seen him for about 15 years

He is a compassionate doctor who truly shows that he cares about the well-being of patients. He also, very clearly, shows that he is not after your money. It is quite amazing that he will give 12 month prescriptions, unlike many doctors. So, if there are no medical problems during the course of the year, it is not necessary to see the doctor. Some doctors require a lot of visits and will not give prescriptions for more than 1 or 2 months. Of course, Dr. Lin does follow-up and monitor when needed. When I had abnormal tests for liver function, I definitely went in to see him several times for repeat tests. He is a great internist who has done some special procedures for me. He is great with a knife. He removed a carbuncle from my neck and another growth. He always wears a very warm smile. He nudges me about my weight, too. He is simply wonderful. I have seen quite a number of doctors over the years. Dr. Lin is great. He is near the Virginia Square Metro.

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Five Stars

Excellent Doctor.

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Great bedside manner and accurate diagnosis

Dr. Lin has been my primary physician for many years and I highly recommend him. He always spends as much time as I need to answer questions, discuss issues of concern, and/or provide recommendations for speicalists, as needed. He is knowledgeable, thorough, patient, kind, and has a good sense of humor!

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Five Stars

I've been working with Doctor Lin since he started at the practice. He is an amazing doctor who spends the time it takes to hear your issues and give a thoughtful response. I now live near Mount Vernon in Alexandria but would never think of switching doctors. In fact, my 17 year old son has recently made the transition from working with his pediatrician to working with Doctor Lin.

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Impossible to schedule an appointment

It is extremely difficult to get through to schedule an appointment. The staff was very discourteous and dismissive.

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  • Awards

    3 Awards

  • On-Time Doctor Award

    On-Time Doctor Award (2014, 2015, 2017)

    Vitals On-Time + Promptness Award recognizes doctors with consistent high ratings for timeliness of appointments. The honor is granted based on a physician's overall and promptness scores.

  • Patients' Choice Award

    Patients' Choice Award (2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2015, 2017)

    Patients' Choice recognition reflects the difference a particular physician has made in the lives of his/her patients. The honor is bestowed to physicians who have received near perfect scores, as voted by patients.

  • Compassionate Doctor Recognition

    Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2013, 2017)

    Compassionate Doctor certification is granted to physicians who treat their patients with the utmost kindness. The honor is granted based on a physician's overall and bedside manner scores.

  • Hospital Affiliations

    Dr. Lin is affiliated (can practice and admit patients) with the following hospital(s).

  • Education

    25 Years Experience

  • Virginia Commonwealth University School Of Medicine

    Graduated in 1993

  • Mercy Hospital And Medical Center

    Residency

  • Accepted Insurance

    Dr. Kenneth J Lin accepts the following insurance providers.

  • Aetna
    • Aetna Choice POS II
    • Aetna HMO
    • Aetna Managed Choice POS Open Access
    • Aetna Select
    • Aetna Signature Administrators PPO
  • Aetna Innovation Health
    • Aetna VA Signature Gold HMO
  • Anthem
    • Anthem KeyCare PPO
  • BCBS Blue Card
    • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • CareFirst BCBS
    • CareFirst BlueChoice Advantage
    • CareFirst BluePreferred PPO
  • Cigna
    • CIGNA HMO
    • CIGNA Open Access Plus
    • CIGNA PPO
  • United Healthcare
    • UHC Choice Plus POS
    • UHC Navigate HMO
    • UHC Navigate POS
    • UHC Optimum Choice Preferred POS
    • UHC Options PPO

Locations & Directions

Gen Internal Medicine Group, 3833 Fairfax Dr Ste 200, Arlington, VA

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