ORTHOPEDIC SURGEON

Dr. Darius Lin is a board certified orthopedic surgeon with additional fellowship training in sports medicine. He looks forward to taking care of your general orthopedic and sports medicine issues.

DOCTOR LIN

PATIENT REVIEW

Dr. Lin took his time to  explain why I would need my ACL surgery, how it is done and what I can expect out of it. His friendly demeanor puts you at ease, which is a rare trait for doctors nowadays.

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ORTHOPEDIC SURGEON

Dr. Darius Lin is a board certified orthopedic surgeon with additional fellowship training in sports medicine. He looks forward to taking care of your general orthopedic and sports medicine issues.

DOCTOR LIN

We offer a wide variety of orthopedic treatments

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MEET DR. LIN

Dr. Darius Lin is a board certified and fellowship trained orthopedic surgeon, sub-specializing in arthroscopy and sports medicine injuries. After graduating summa cum laude from the University of Pennsylvania, he earned his medical degree from the New York University School of Medicine in 2009. He subsequently completed his residency at the Harvard Combined Orthopaedic Residency Program. He stayed in Boston another year to complete an arthroscopy/sports medicine fellowship at the New England Baptist Hospital, where he was an assistant team physician for the Boston Celtics and Tufts University. He has published in journals such as Journal Bone Joint Surgery and presented at the American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons. Dr. Lin is excited to be an orthopedic surgeon back in Orange County, where he was raised. His personal and professional goal has always been to provide the best possible care to all of his patients. He is also fluent in Chinese/Mandarin.

  • Undergraduate: University of Pennsylvania
  • Medical School: New York University School of Medicine
  • Residency: Harvard Combined Orthopaedic Residency Program
  • Fellowship: New England Baptist Hospital Sports Medicine Fellowship
  • American Board of Orthopedic Surgery
  • American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons
  • Arthroscopy Association of North America
  • American Orthopedic Society for Sports Medicine
  • Toussaint RJ, Lin DE, Ehrlichman LK, Ellington JK, Strasser N, Kwon JY. Peroneal tendon dislocation associated with intra-articular calcaneus fractures: An under-appreciated problem. E-Poster for: American Foot and Ankle Orthopaedic Society Annual Meeting; 2012 June 20-23; San Diego, CA.
  • Toussaint RJ, Lin DE, Ehrlichman LK, Ellington JK, Strassers N, Kwon JY. Peroneal tendon dislocation associated with intra-articular calcaneus fractures: An under-appreciated problem. Poster session presented at: 28th Annual Meeting of the Orthopaedic Trauma Association; 2012 October 3-6; Minneapolis, MN.
  • Lin DE, Guss D, Abousayed M, Jeng C, Kang S, Ellington JK, Kwon JY. Delay to definitive fixation does not decrease wound complications: Factors predictive for wound complications in the treatment of intra-articular calcaneus fractures. Podium presentation for: 2015 Annual Meeting of American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons; 2015 March 24-28; Las Vegas, NV.
  • Lin DE, Hou L, Jawa A. Defining total lateral offset for reverse total shoulder arthroplasty: A radiographic analysis. Poster session presented at: 12th Annual New England Baptist Hospital Research Symposium; 2015 June 23; Boston, MA.,Kellum E, Lin DE, Mithoefer K. Arthroscopic marrow stimulation including microfracture, nanofracture, and marrow augmentation scaffold stimulation techniques. The Knee: AANA Advanced Arthroscopic Surgical Techniques. SLACK (in press).
  • Lin DE. Elbow Arthroscopy: An Overview. Presented at: New England Baptist Hospital Grand Rounds; 2015 July 8; Boston, MA.
  • Loh SA, Chang EI, Galvez MG, Thangarajah H, El-ftesi S, Vial IN, Lin DA, Gurtner GC. SDF-1 alpha expression during wound healing in the aged is HIF dependent. Plastic Reconstructive Surgery. 2009 Feb;123(2 Suppl):65S-75S.
  • Toussaint RJ, Lin DE, Ehrlichman LK, Ellington JK, Strassers N, Kwon JY. Peroneal tendon displacement accompanying intra-articular calcaneus fractures. Journal of Bone and Joint Surgery (American). 2014 Feb;96(4):310-315.
  • Lin DE, Guss D, Abousayed M, Jeng C, Kang S, Ellington JK, Kwon JY. Delay to definitive fixation does not decrease wound complications: Factors predictive for wound complications in the treatment of intra-articular calcaneus fractures. Foot Ankle International. (accepted for publication)
  • Sun L, Lin DE, Fan J, Gill TJ. Editorial: Functional testing in the assessment of return to sports after anterior cruciate ligament reconstruction. Annals of Translational Medicine. (accepted for publication)

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