Peter Lin , MD

Surgery , Other Specialty and Vascular Surgery

(310) 209-2011

University Vascular Associates
1082 Glendon Ave
Los Angeles, CA 90024

Overview

Dr. Lin is the chief of the Endovascular Service at the Houston VA Medical Center, which is the largest VA medical center in the country. We provide the full spectrum of care to veterans with peripheral vascular disease. The vascular service at the Houston VA Medical center performs over 450 major vascular procedures per year with documented morbidity and mortality rate that are substantially lower than the national average. Our goal is to provide quality care to veterans inflicted with vascular disease. We serve the veteran communities in Texas, Louisiana, New Mexico, and Arkansas regions, and also welcome veterans from across the country to our institution for patient care. We specialize in minimally invasive vascular treatments using advanced endovascular therapy. We offer the following non-surgical and surgical treatment of the vascular disorders: Carotid Stenosis / Carotid Stenting Endovascular Aortic Aneurysm Repair Peripheral Vascular Disease Varicose Veins Hemodialysis Access Operation Thoracic Outlet Syndrome Renovascular Hypertension / Renal Artery Stenting Dr. Lin is currently the Assistant Professor of Surgery at the Michael E. DeBakey Department of Surgery at Baylor College of Medicine. Dr. Lin received his surgery residency at the Chicago Medical School and completed fellowship training in endovascular surgery and general vascular surgery at Emory University School of Medicine in Atlanta, Georgia. Dr. Lin is an outstanding academic surgeon and is highly respected by his colleagues. His clinical expertise is in endovascular aortic aneurysm repair, endovascular therapy in arterial occlusive disease, varicose veins/venous stasis ulcer, carotid artery disease and minimally invasive vascular therapy. His research interests are in cellular dysfunction in arterial and venous thrombosis and pharmacological modulation in thrombolytic therapy in arterial and venous thrombosis. Dr. Lin has received numerous awards and honors. He recently received the American Venous Forum Research Award in 2002 for his work in the role of L-arginine in thrombolytic therapy in an experimental chronic deep venous thrombosis model. He was also the recipient of the Allastair Karmody Award of the Society for Clinical Vascular Surgery in 2001, as well as, the winner of the Vascular Fellows Forum Award of the International Congress on Endovascular Interventions in 2000 for his work in an experimental carotid artery thrombolysis model.

Gender: Male

Years in Practice: 29 Years

Languages Spoken: Spanish and Chinese

Education & Training

Medical School: Chicago Medical School At Rosalind Franklin University-Medicine & Sciences

Graduation Date: in 1992

Specialties & Hospital Affiliations

Hospital Affiliations:

  • Cedars-Sinai Medical Center
  • Providence Saint John's Health Center

Specialties: Surgery , Other Specialty and Vascular Surgery

Health Insurance and Affiliations

  • Aetna Basic HMO
  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • Aetna HMO Deductible Plan CA only
  • Aetna Managed Choice POS Open Access
  • Aetna Savings Plus of CA
  • Aetna Vitalidad Plus CA con Aetna
  • Anthem Advantage HMO
  • Anthem BC Pathway X EPO Network
  • AWH Southern CA HMO
  • BC CA California Care Small Group HMO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • Blue Cross CA PPO Prudent Buyer Small Group
  • Blue Cross CA Advantage PPO Preferred DirectAccess Plus
  • Blue Cross CA California Care Large Group HMO
  • Blue Cross CA Pathway X HMO
  • Blue Cross CA Pathway X PPO
  • Blue Cross CA PPO Prudent Buyer Individual
  • Blue Cross CA PPO Prudent Buyer Large Group
  • Blue Cross CA Priority Select HMO
  • Blue Cross CA Select HMO
  • Blue Cross CA Select Plus HMO
  • Blue Cross CA Select PPO
  • Blue Cross CA Vivity
  • Blue Shield CA 2017 I&F HMO - CoveredCA
  • Blue Shield CA Access Plus HMO
  • Blue Shield CA Access Plus Savenet
  • Blue Shield CA Bronze 60 PPO SHOP
  • Blue Shield CA Bronze Full PPO 4500
  • Blue Shield CA Local Access Plus HMO
  • Blue Shield CA Platinum Access+ HMO 25
  • Blue Shield CA Platinum Local Access + HMO 25
  • Blue Shield CA PPO
  • Blue Shield CA Silver 70 PPO
  • Blue Shield CA Trio ACO HMO
  • BS CA Platinum 90 PPO
  • CIGNA HMO
  • CIGNA LocalPlus
  • CIGNA Open Access Plus
  • CIGNA PPO
  • Cigna Southern CA Select
  • CIGNA Southern CA Value
  • Classic
  • First Health PPO
  • Health Net CA CommunityCare Network HMO
  • Health Net CA HMO
  • Health Net CA HMO Employer Group
  • Health Net CA HMO Excelcare
  • Health Net CA HMO SmartCare
  • Health Net CA HMO Whole Care Network
  • Health Net CA HMO Wholecare
  • Health Net CA Individual and Family PPO
  • Health Net CA PPO
  • Health Net CA Salud HMO Plus y Mas
  • Health Net EnhancedCare PPO Small Group
  • Health Net EPO - PureCare One Small Business
  • Health Net PureCare HSP Individual and Family Plans
  • Health Net PureCare One EPO Individual & Family Plan
  • Health Net SmartCare Large Group
  • Health Net SmartCare Network HMO Large Group
  • Health Net SmartCare Network HMO Small Group
  • Health Net SmartCare Small Group
  • LACare
  • MEDICA CHOICE WITH UNITEDHEALTHC
  • Molina Mrktplace CA
  • Multiplan PPO
  • Oscar Insurance CA
  • PHCS PPO
  • UHC Choice Plus POS
  • UHC Navigate HMO
  • UHC NAVIGATE PLUS POS
  • UHC Navigate POS
  • UHC Nexus Open Access
  • UHC Options PPO
  • UHC Signature Value Focus
  • UHC SignatureValue Alliance
  • UHC SignatureValue Flex1
  • UHC SignatureValue Flex2
  • UHC SignatureValue Focus
  • UHC SV Flex Tier 1
  • UHC SV Flex Tier 2
  • UHC West SignatureValue Advantage HMO Value Network
  • UHC West SignatureValue Alliance
  • UHC West SignatureValue HMO

Lin's Office Information

Fax: (310) 020-9211
Website: www.universityvascular.com
Accepting New Patients: Yes
Medicare Accepted: No
Medicaid Accepted: Yes

Office Hours:

Mon8:30 AM-5:00 PM
Tue8:30 AM-5:00 PM
Wed8:30 AM-5:00 PM
Thu8:30 AM-5:00 PM
Fri8:30 AM-5:00 PM
Sat-
Sun-

Doctor Lin's Other Office Information

Fax:
Website:Not available
Accepting New Patients: No
Medicare Accepted:No
Medicaid Accepted:No

Office Hours:

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University Vascular Associates
1411 S Garfield Ave Ste 303
Alhambra, CA 91801
(626) 566-8105

Fax:(626) 622-6578
Website:universityvascular.com
Accepting New Patients: No
Medicare Accepted:No
Medicaid Accepted:No

Office Hours:

Mon8:30 AM-5:00 PM
Tue8:30 AM-5:00 PM
Wed8:30 AM-5:00 PM
Thu8:30 AM-5:00 PM
Fri8:30 AM-5:00 PM
Sat-
Sun-