About

Dr. Steven D. Lin is comprehensively trained in Orthopaedic Surgery, and specializes in treatment of the Hand, Wrist, Elbow, and Microsurgery.
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He has worked with world-renowned hand and upper-extremity surgeons across the United States and abroad.  Having trained with Dr. A. Lee Osterman at Thomas Jefferson University Hospitals in Philadelphia, and Dr. Scott H. Kozin at Shriner’s Hospital for Children in Philadelphia, he is experienced in all aspects of upper extremity reconstruction from shoulder to fingertips.

His special interests include wrist arthroscopy, microsurgery, sports injuries, arthritis, and upper extremity trauma.

Dr. Lin is also comprehensively trained in Orthopaedic Trauma and General Orthopaedics.  He received extensive training at the University of Southern California and Los Angeles County Hospitals, taking care of patients ranging from USC athletes to high-energy trauma reconstruction.

Highly involved in clinical research, Dr. Lin has multiple publications, which have been presented at several national meetings.   He has a true passion for medicine and continues to educate students and residents in Orthopaedic Surgery at USC Medical Center.

Dr. Lin was born at the Huntington Memorial Hospital in Pasadena, and grew up locally in Arcadia.  He is proud to be able to serve the community in which he was raised.  He spends time volunteering in community outreach programs, and as team physician for the local high school and college sports programs.

Dr. Steven D. Lin’s Care Philosophy:
“Treat every patient as if they were your family member.”
It is our responsibility to continually improve all aspects of the world we operate in–to be in the constant pursuit of excellence, to improve our patients’ quality of life, and to challenge ourselves with lifelong learning in order to better serve our community.
Clinical Appointments:
  • Arcadia Methodist Hospital, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery
  • Arcadia Methodist Hospital, Hand Surgery Subsection
  • Huntington Memorial Hospital, Orthopaedic Surgery, Department of Surgery
  • University of Southern California, Volunteer Clinical Faculty 
  • Team Physician for Arcadia High school football team
  • Team Physician for La Cañada High school football team
  • Hand specialist for Citrus College football team
Specialty and Training