Ken Y. Lin, MD



Clinical Interests

Cataract, glaucoma laser and surgery

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Medical Services
  • American Board of Ophthalmology, Ophthalmology
  • English
  • Mandarin
  • Taiwanese
Medical School
Harvard Medical School
UCI Medical CenterInternal Medicine
UC Irvine Medical CenterOphthalmology
UC Irvine - Department of Ophthalmology
Professional Positions
  • Assistant Professor — Department of Ophthalmology, UCI School of Medicine
More Information

Dr. Ken Y. Lin is a board-certified UCI Health ophthalmologist who specializes in cataract surgery and the treatment of glaucoma.

Lin completed his medical degree and a National Institutes of Health-sponsored doctoral degree in biophysics at Harvard Medical School in Boston. He completed a residency in ophthalmology at the UCI School of Medicine’s Gavin Herbert Eye Institute (GHEI), where he served as chief resident. He also completed a glaucoma fellowship at UCI.

His clinical interests include optic nerve and aqueous outflow imaging. He also has been involved in the development and evaluation of several emerging glaucoma and cataract surgical devices.

Lin’s goal is to make glaucoma surgeries safer and more effective.

Lin sees patients at UCI Health Eye Care Services in Orange and at UCI Health Gavin Herbert Eye Institute in Irvine.

UCI Health Eye Care Services
101 The City Drive South, Pavilion 2, Bldg. 30A
Orange, CA 92868
Phone: 714-456-7183
Fax: 855-376-5057
UCI Health Gavin Herbert Eye Institute
850 Health Sciences Road
Irvine, CA 92697
Fax: 855-376-5057