Albert Lin, MD, Orthopaedic Surgery, Pittsburgh, PA, UPMC Presbyterian

AlbertLinMD

Orthopaedic Surgery Pittsburgh, PA

Orthopedic Sports Medicine

Physician

Overview of Dr. Lin

Board certified orthopaedic surgeon specializing in shoulder surgery and sports medicine. Completed my residency training at Harvard and subspeciality fellowship training in sports medicine at UPMC and shoulder and elbow surgery at Harvard. Associate chief of sports medicine at UPMC, associate program director of UPMC sports medicine fellowship, and associate professor of orthopaedic surgery. Active ASES member, educational committee member of ASES, research committee member of AOSSM, and shoulder and elbow committee member of AAOS. Head orthopaedic team physician for Duquesne Univeristy and head team physician for Pittsburgh Central Catholic.

Education & Training

  • University of Pittsburgh Medical Center
    University of Pittsburgh Medical CenterFellowship, Sports Medicine, 2010 - 2011
  • Massachusetts General Hospital
    Massachusetts General HospitalResidency, Orthopedic Surgery, 2005 - 2010
  • Harvard Medical School
    Harvard Medical SchoolClass of 2005

Certifications & Licensure

  • PA State Medical License
    PA State Medical License 2012 - 2022
  • MA State Medical License
    MA State Medical License Active through 2014
  • American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery Orthopaedic Surgery

Publications & Presentations

PubMed

Press Mentions

  • Repair of High-Grade Partial Thickness Supraspinatus Tears After Surgical Completion of the Tear Have a Lower Retear Rate When Compared to Full-Thickness Tear Repair
    Repair of High-Grade Partial Thickness Supraspinatus Tears After Surgical Completion of the Tear Have a Lower Retear Rate When Compared to Full-Thickness Tear RepairMarch 9th, 2021

Hospital Affiliations

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
    Aetna HMO
    BCBS Blue Card PPO
    BCBS Illinois PPO
    BCBS Massachusetts Blue Care Elect PPO
    BCBS Texas BlueChoice
    CIGNA HMO
    CIGNA Open Access
    CIGNA PPO
    First Health PPO
    Great West PPO
    Harvard Pilgrim HMO
    Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
    Multiplan PHCS PPO
    Multiplan PHCS PPO - Kaiser
    Multiplan PPO
    PriorityHealth HMO
    UniCare PPO
    United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
    United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
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