Dr. Theresa L. Chin is a UCI Health general surgeon who specializes in emergency, burn, trauma and critical care services. Her clinical interests include minimally invasive and laparoscopic surgery.
Chin earned her medical degree at Virginia Commonwealth University Medical College in Richmond. After completing a residency in general surgery at University of Colorado in Denver, she completed a University of Washington School of Medicine fellowship in burn surgical critical care at Harborview Medical Center in Seattle.
Chin’s research interests include investigating clinical and translational outcomes in burn, trauma and general surgery patients, as well as domestic and international health disparities. She currently sees patients at UC Irvine Medical Center in Orange.