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Dean Lin, MD

4.9 out of 5 stars

Accepting New Patients



Clinical Interests:

Cervical and Lumbar Artificial Disk Placement
Minimally Invasive Spinal Decompression and Fusion
Trigeminal Neuralgia

Languages Spoken:


Patients Treated:



Dean D. Lin, M.D., Ph.D. is a neurosurgeon.

Education & Training

Medical School:

Medical College of Virginia, Richmond, Va.


General Surgery Internship, University of Florida, Gainesville, Fla.


Neurological Surgery Residency, University of Florida, Gainesville, Fla.


Neurological Surgery Fellowship, Sir Charles Gairdner Hospital, Perth, Australia

Board Certification(s):

Neurological Surgery

Patient Reviews

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  • 4.9out of 5 stars

    Explained Things Clearly

  • 4.8out of 5 stars

    Involved in Care Decisions

  • 4.8out of 5 stars

    Spent Enough Time

  • 4.8out of 5 stars

    Listened Carefully

  • 4.9out of 5 stars

    Showed Courtesy & Respect

  • 4.9out of 5 stars

    Likelihood to Recommend

4.9 out of 5 (168 ratings, 91 comments)

  • Feb 1, 2024

    All employees were courteous.

  • Jan 30, 2024

    Dr. Lin is a excellent physician, I have the utmost confidence is his skills to help me back to a normal life.

  • Jan 28, 2024

    Dr. Torricelli, is so helpful! I've been going to him for years and I am prescient his opinion or anything I have questions about

  • Jan 27, 2024

    Sam is so caring and available. Cindy Salas is very patient and keeps you informed about what to do and what she is doing.

  • Jan 24, 2024

    I really appreciated the time Dr. Lin took to go over my problem. Also the PA was very nice too.

  • Jan 20, 2024


  • Jan 12, 2024

    Dr Lin was very professional and organized in his approach leading up to my pending [ ].

  • Jan 11, 2024

    The staff and nurse practitioner were great. I have been to Dr. Lin already and I felt so good about him, that's why I came back.

  • Jan 9, 2024

    Fernando & Dr Lin

  • Jan 6, 2024


  • Jan 5, 2024

    Everyone in the office did a EXCELLENT job.

  • Jan 4, 2024

    Dr Linn and his PA Sam were attentive and spent time listening to my issues. Dr Linn was very informative about the options that were available to me concerning my issue. I appreciate the assistance from Valerie at checkout, she was able to schedule my procedu re in a timely manner and ensure that paperwork for VA was complete.

  • Jan 4, 2024

    Sam the PA was so sweet and her and Dr Lin explained everything to me and made sure I had no questions

  • Dec 28, 2023

    Everyone great, but Amanda in scheduling was exceptional and bent over backwards to help me get me a referral and a timely appointment. Very much appreciated!

  • Dec 28, 2023

    I would have appreciated being told up front that Dr Lin isn't working with trigeminal patients anymore. The PA was excellent.

  • Dec 28, 2023

    Incredible staff and doctor. I would highly recommend this group . Kind , knowledgeable and very informative. Office was spotless .

  • Dec 23, 2023

    Everyone with whom I came in contact with was outstanding.

  • Dec 23, 2023

    Dr. Lin was very helpful in explaining my condition

  • Dec 17, 2023

    Samantha is very caring. She takes her time with you and makes you feel like you matter to the practice and to her.

  • Dec 17, 2023

    Samantha, the PA, was super helpful, listened well and went over each area of my results so I could see what was of concern and what was not. Dr Lin was very at ease, conservative and methodical. I felt very comfortable with the direction of the visit.

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