Dr. Lin received his Bachelor of Science degree in Cellular and Molecular Biology from the University of Michigan. He then received his medical degree from UMDNJ- New Jersey Medical School. Dr. Lin completed his internship at Walter Reed Army Medical Center. He served as a flight surgeon in Korea prior to returning to Walter Reed Army Medical Center for residency. He has extensive experience in sports medicine, having completed a Fellowship in the discipline at Methodist Hospital in Houston, where he trained in advanced open and arthroscopic techniques for knee, shoulder, elbow and hip. He has worked as an assistant team physician to several professional teams in Houston: the Texans, Astros, Rockets and Dynamo, as well as for Rice University and HISD.