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Ines C. Lin, MD

Ines C. Lin, MD Surgeon

Assistant Professor of Surgery at the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania and the Children's Hospital of Philadelphia

Dr. Lin is a Penn Medicine employed physician.

Clinical Specialties

Specialty:

  • Surgery
    • Plastic Surgery

Programs & Centers:

Board Certification:

  • Plastic Surgery - Surgery of the Hand, 2013
  • Plastic Surgery, 2012

Clinical Expertise:

  • Arthritis
  • Bone Grafting
  • Bone Lesions
  • Burn Reconstruction
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Dupuytren's Contracture
  • Ganglion Cysts
  • Hand Deformities
  • Hand Fracture
  • Hand Surgery
  • Hand Tendon Injury
  • Hand Tumors
  • Keloid Scar Removal
  • Limb Reconstruction
  • Nerve Injury
  • Nerve Repair
  • Peripheral Nerve Repair
  • Peripheral Nerve Surgery
  • Reconstructive Surgery
  • Tendon Transfers
  • Tendonitis
  • Tissue Flap Replacement Surgery
  • Upper Extremity Fracture
  • Upper Extremity Surgery
  • Wrist Fracture
  • Wrist Surgery

Practice Locations and Appointments

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna US Healthcare
  • Cigna
  • Cigna HealthSpring
  • Devon Health Services (Americare)
  • Gateway Health Plan
  • Geisinger Health Plan
  • HealthAmerica / HealthAssurance, a Coventry Plan
  • HealthPartners
  • HealthPartners Medicare
  • HealthSmart
  • Highmark Blue Shield
  • Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
  • Humana / Choicecare
  • Independence Blue Cross (Keystone East)
  • Intergroup
  • Keystone First
  • Multiplan
  • NJ Medicaid
  • NJ Qualcare
  • Oxford Health Plan
  • PA Medicaid
  • PA Medicare
  • Preferred Health Care/LGH
  • Rail Road Medicare / Palmetto GBA
  • Tricare
  • United Healthcare
  • UnitedHealthcare Community Plan
  • US Family Health Plan

Education and Training

Medical School: University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine
Residency: Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania
Fellowship: Mayo Clinic

Memberships

Active Member, American Association for Hand Surgery, National Active Member, American Council of Academic Plastic Surgeons, National Active Member, American Society for Surgery of the Hand, National Active Member, American Society of Plastic Surgeons, National Active Member, Northeastern Society of Plastic Surgeons, Local Active Member, Robert H. Ivy Pennsylvania Plastic Surgery Socity, Local Fellow, American College of Surgeons, National

Hospital Affiliation

Dr. Lin is a Penn Medicine employed physician.

Hospital Privileges:

  • Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania: Has privileges to treat patients in the hospital.
  • Penn Presbyterian Medical Center: Has privileges to treat patients in the hospital.
  • Pennsylvania Hospital: Has privileges to treat patients in the hospital.

Research

Selected Publications:

Silvestre Jason, Wu Liza C, Lin Ines C, Serletti Joseph M: Gender Authorship Trends of Plastic Surgery Research in the United States. Plastic and reconstructive surgery 138 (1): 136e-42e,2016.

Silvestre Jason, Lin Ines C, Chang Benjamin, Levin L Scott: Unique Assessment of Hand Surgery Knowledge by Specialty. Plastic and reconstructive surgery 137 (3): 917-24,2016.

Lin Lin Gao, Ines Lin: Cost-Utility Analysis of Clinic-Based Hand Therapy versus Home Therapy after Distal Radius Fracture 2016 American Association for Hand Surgery Annual Meeting, Scottsdale, AZ, January 13-16, 2016 : 2016.

Silvestre Jason, Lin Ines C, Serletti Joseph M, Chang Benjamin: Geographic Trends in the Plastic Surgery Match. Journal of surgical education 73 (2): 270-4,2016.

David Colen, Justin P. Fox, Ines C. Lin: Burden of Hand Maladies in US Emergency Departments 2016 American Association for Hand Surgery Annual Meeting, Scottsdale, AZ, January 13-16, 2016 : 2016.

Janssen Stein J, Teunis Teun, Guitton Thierry G, Ring David: Do Surgeons Treat Their Patients Like They Would Treat Themselves? Clinical orthopaedics and related research 473 (11): 3564-72,2015.

Silvestre J., Lin I.C., Levin L.S., Chang B: Experience in Hand Surgery for Graduates of Three Surgical Specialties Oral Presentation at Plastic Surgery The Meeting, Boston, MA, Oct 16-20, 2015. : 2015.

Silvestre Jason, Lin Ines C, Levin L Scott, Chang Benjamin: Experience in Hand Surgery for Graduates of Three Surgical Specialties. Plastic and reconstructive surgery 136 (4 Suppl): 24,2015.

Rhee Peter C, Lin Ines C, Moran Steven L, Bishop Allen T, Shin Alexander Y: Scaphocapitate Arthrodesis for Kienböck Disease. The Journal of hand surgery 40 (4): 745-51,2015.

Valeriy Shubinets, MD; Patrick Gerety, MD; Christopher Pannucci, MD, MS; Michael Mirzabeigi, MD; Paris Butler, MD, MPH; Benjamin Chang, MD; L. Scott Levin, MD; Ines Lin, MD: The Attitude of Hand Surgeons Toward the Affordable Care Act: A Survey of Members of the American Society for Surgery of the Hand 2015 American Association for Hand Surgery Annual Meeting, Bahamas, January 21-24, 2015 : 2015.

Academic Contact Info

Division of Plastic Surgery
Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania
Perelman Center for Advanced Medicine
1st Floor, South Pavilion
3400 Civic Center Boulevard

Philadelphia, PA 19104
Phone: (215) 662-7300
Fax: (215) 615-0474
Patient appointments: 800-789-PENN (7366)

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