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C. David Lin, MD

Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation (Board Certified, Primary Specialty)
Sports Medicine (Board Certified)
Spinal Cord Injury Medicine (Board Certified)
Neuromuscular Medicine (Board Certified)
Brain Injury Medicine (Board Certified)
Languages: Maltese, Hindi, Ghanese, Portuguese, Spanish
Office Phone: (212) 746-1500
One of America's Top Doctors
Rated one of New York Magazine's Best Doctors

Biography

 

Dr. Lin received his Medical Degree in 1999 from the University of Alabama - School of Medicine in Birmingham and is currently serving as Associate Professor of Rehabilitation Medicine and Attending Physiatrist in the Department of Rehabilitation Medicine. He joined NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital in 2003, prior to which he completed a Residency in Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation at New York University/Rusk Institute of Rehabilitation Medicine in New York.

Dr. Lin is a member of the Academy of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation. He has published several research studies related to Rehabilitation Medicine.

Dr. Lin is fluent in Mandarin Chinese and his interests include violin, basketball and travel.

Area of Expertise

Please contact the doctor's office to verify that your insurance is accepted.

Aetna [HMO, Medicare, PPO]

Aetna [Weill Cornell Employee Plan]

Affinity [Access (Exchange)]

Affinity [HMO]

Cigna

Emblem Select Care

Emblem/HIP

Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield [Blue Priority, Child Health Plus, EPO, HMO, Mediblue (Senior), Pathway (Exchange), PPO]

Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield [Pathway Enhanced]

Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield HealthPlus

Fidelis Care

GHI [CBP]

Healthfirst

Medicaid

Medicare

Oxford Health Plans [Freedom, Liberty, Medicare Advantage]

Oxford Health Plans [Metro/Core/Charter (HMO)]

POMCO

Rockefeller University - CoreSource

United Empire

UnitedHealthcare [Community Plan, Compass (Exchange), EPO, HMO, Medicare, POS, PPO]

VNSNY CHOICE

Education

University of Alabama & Clinics

BS, 1994 University of Alabama

MD, 1999 University of Alabama School of Medicine

Internship: New York Hospital Queens

Residency: Rusk Institute of Rehab Medicine