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Ines C. Lin, M.D.
Plastic Surgery

 
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Administrative Office:
Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania
3400 Spruce Street
10th Floor Penn Tower
Philadelphia, PA 19104
Administrative Assistant: Mary Mastrando
Administrative Telephone: 215-662-4283
Administrative Fax: 215-615-0474

Clinical Office:
Perelman Center for Advanced Medicine
Center for Human Appearance
Suite 1-150E
3400 Civic Center Boulevard
Philadelphia, PA 19104
Clinical Telephone: 215-662-4283
Clinical Fax:
215-615-0474

Contact Information (internal use only)

ines.lin@uphs.upenn.edu

 

Dr. Lin received her medical degree from the University of Pennsylvania. She continued her medical training in the combined general surgery and plastic surgery residency program at the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania. She also completed a fellowship in hand surgery at the Mayo Clinic in Rochester, Minnesota, where she was awarded the Alice D. Jensen Fellowship in Hand Surgery Honoring Dr. Julian Bruner. Her clinical interests include hand and upper extremity surgery and reconstructive surgery in adult and pediatric patients.

 
Faculty Appointments
2011 - current Assistant Professor of Surgery at HUP & CHOP
Perelman School of Medicine
University of Pennsylvania
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
 
Hospital and Administrative Appointments
2011 - current Attending Surgeon
Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
 
2011 - current Active Surgeon
Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
 
Other Appointments
2004 - 2010 Assistant Instructor, Department of Surgery
Perelman School of Medicine
University of Pennsylvania
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
 
Education/Training
1995 - 1999 B.S. Stanford University
Stanford, California
Biology with Honors
 
1995 - 1999 A.B. Stanford University
Stanford, California
Economics with Distinction
 
1999 - 2004 M.D. University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
 
Postgraduate Training and Fellowship Appointments
2003 - 2004 Research Fellow, Division of Plastic Surgery
Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
 
2004 - 2007

Resident in Surgery
Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

 
2007 - 2010 Resident in Plastic Surgery
Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
 
2010 - 2011 Fellow in Hand Surgery
Department of Orthopedic Surgery
Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota
 
Memberships/Societies
 
National/International Societies
2012 - present American Association for Hand Surgery (Candidate Member)
   
2011 - present American Society of Plastic Surgeons (Candidate for Membership)
   
2010 - present American Society for Surgery of the Hand
(candidate member)
 
 
 
Research
2003 - 2004 Cleft Palate Foundation Research Grant
(through the Children’s Craniofacial Association of Dallas, TX
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Publications
 
Research Publications, Peer Reviewed
  1. Chapman KD, Lin I, DeSouza AD. Metabolism of cottonseed microsomal N-Acylphosphatidylethanolamine. Archives of Biochemistry & Biophysics 318(2):401-407, Apr. 20, 1995.
  2. Jenkins DE, Redman RL, Lam EM, Liu C, Lin I, Arvin AM. Interleukin (IL)-10, IL-12, and interferon-gamma production in primary and memory immune responses to varicella zoster virus. Journal of Infectious Diseases 178(4):940-948, Oct. 1998.
  3. Abendroth A, Lin I, Slobedman B, Ploegh H, Arvin AM. Varicella-Zoster virus retains major histocompatibility complex class I proteins in the Golgi compartment of infected cells. Journal of Virology 75(10):4878-4888, May 2001.
  4. Smartt JM, Lin IC, Kim E, Ruotolo RA, Veitia NA, Crombleholme TM, Kirschner RE. Hybrid constructs for craniofacial reconstruction: Sustained gene delivery using demineralized bone matrix putty. Annals of Plastic Surgery 52(6):592-596, June 2004.
  5. Lin IC, Slemp AE, Hwang C, Karmacharya, J, Gordon AD, Kirschner RE. Immunolocalization of androgen receptor in the developing craniofacial skeleton. Journal of Craniofacial Surgery 15(6):922-927, Nov. 2004.
  6. Smartt JM, Lin IC, Ischiropoulos H, Kirschner RE. Intermittent hydrostatic compression promotes nitric oxide production and osteodifferentiation of fetal dural cells. Annals of Plastic Surgery 55(1):76-80, July 2005.
  7. Lin IC, Slemp AE, Hwang C, Sena-Esteves M, Nah, HD, Kirschner RE. Dihydrotestosterone stimulates proliferation and differentiation of fetal calvarial osteoblasts and dural cells and induces cranial suture fusion. Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery 120(5):1137-1147, Oct. 2007.
  8. Lin IC, Smartt JM, Nah HD, Ischiropoulos H, Kirschner RE. Nitric oxide stimulates proliferation and differentiation of fetal calvarial osteoblasts and dural cells. Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery 121(5):1554-1566, May 2008.
  9. Yang Rachel L, Newman Andrew S, Reinke Caroline E, Lin Ines C, Karakousis Giorgos C, Czerniecki Brian J, Wu Liza C, Kelz Rachel R: Racial disparities in immediate breast reconstruction after mastectomy: impact of state and federal health policy changes. Annals of surgical oncology 20(2): 399-406, Feb 2013.
  10. Lin Ines C, Bergey Meredith, Sonnad Seema S, Serletti Joseph M, Wu Liza C: Management of the ptotic or hypertrophic breast in immediate autologous breast reconstruction: a comparison between the wise and vertical reduction patterns for mastectomy. Annals of plastic surgery 70(3): 264-70, Mar 2013.
  11. Yang Rachel L, Newman Andrew S, Lin Ines C, Reinke Caroline E, Karakousis Giorgos C, Czerniecki Brian J, Wu Liza C, Kelz Rachel R: Trends in immediate breast reconstruction across insurance groups after enactment of breast cancer legislation. Cancer Apr 2013.
  12. Elkassabany Nabil M, Fosnot Caroline D, Shaked Abraham, Kanchwala Suhail K, Kovach Stephen J, Chang Benjamin, Lin Ines C, Ochroch Edward A, Baranov Dimitry Y, Levin L Scott: Perioperative management of a patient scheduled for bilateral hand transplant. Journal of clinical anesthesia 25(3): 224-7, May 2013.
Abstracts (Last 5 Years)
  1. Lin IC, LaRossa D, Kirschner RE. Reconstruction of congenital alar clefts with double Y-V advancement flaps. Presented at the Aesthetic Facial Reconstruction in Adults and Children Symposium, Tucson, AZ, Feb. 21-23, 2008.
  2. Lin IC, Serletti JM, Wu LC. Management of the ptotic or hypertrophic breast in immediate autologous breast reconstruction: An evaluation of the Wise pattern mastectomy incision. Presented at the Northeastern Society of Plastic Surgeons, Philadelphia, PA, Oct. 2-5, 2008.
  3. Wu LC, Lin IC, Bergey MR, Sonnad S, Serletti JM. Management of the ptotic or hypertrophic breast in immediate autologous breast reconstruction: A comparison between the Wise and vertical patterns for mastectomy. Presented at the American Association of Plastic Surgeons, Rancho Mirage, CA, Mar. 23-24, 2009.
  4. Lin IC, Bergey MR, Sonnad S, Serletti JM, Wu LC. Management of the ptotic or hypertrophic breast in immediate autologous breast reconstruction: A comparison between the Wise and vertical patterns for mastectomy. Presented at the Robert H. Ivy Society of Plastic Surgeons, Pittsburgh, PA., Apr. 17-18, 2009.
  5. Lin IC, Selber JC, Bergey MR, Sonnad S, Serletti JM. Do 2 free flaps put the patient at more risk? Comparing patient characteristics and complications in unilateral and bilateral autologous free flap breast reconstruction. Presented at the Robert H. Ivy Society of Plastic Surgeons, Hershey, PA, Mar. 5-6, 2010.
  6. Lin IC, Fosnot J, Selber JC, Bergey MR, Sonnad S, Serletti JM. Do 2 free flaps put the patient at more risk? Comparing patient characteristics and complications in unilateral and bilateral autologous free flap breast reconstruction. Presented at the 27th Annual Meeting of the Northeastern Society of Plastic Surgeons, Washington DC, Oct. 28-31, 2010.
  7. Lin IC, Fosnot J, Selber JC, Bergey MR, Sonnad S, Serletti JM. Do 2 free flaps put the patient at more risk? Comparing patient characteristics and complications in unilateral and bilateral autologous free flap breast reconstruction. Presented at the 2011 Annual Meeting of the American Society for Reconstructive Microsurgery, Cancun, Mexico, Jan. 15-18, 2011.
  8. Lin Ines C, Fosnot Josh, Selber Jesse C, Bergey Meredith, Sonnad Seema S, Serletti Joseph M: Do 2 free flaps put the patient at more risk? Comparing patient characteristics and complications in unilateral and bilateral autologous free flap breast reconstruction. 6th Congress of the World Society for Reconstructive Microsurgery, Helsinki, Finland July 2011.
  9. Lin IC, Rhee P, Moran SL, Bishop AT, Shin AY.: Scaphocapitate Fusion in the Management of Kienböck's Disease. American Association for Hand Surgery Annual Meeting, Las Vegas, Nevada  January 2012.
  10. Yang RL, Kelz RR, Reinke CE, Karakousis GC, Czerniecki BJ, Newman AS, Lin IC, Wu L.: The Impact of the Federal and State Policy Changes on the Likelihood of Immediate Breast Reconstruction Following Mastectomy. 65th Society of Surgical Oncology Annual Cancer Symposium, Orlando, FL March 2012.
  11. Yang RL, Lin IC, Newman AS, Reinke CE, Karakousis GC, Czerniecki BJ, Wu L, Kelz RR.: State and Federal Health Policy and its Impact on Racial Disparities in Breast Cancer Reconstruction. 65th Society of Surgical Oncology Annual Cancer Symposium, Orlando, FL March 2012.
  12. Yang RL, Newman AS, Lin IC, Reinke CE, Karakousis GC, Czerniecki BC, Wu L, Kelz RR: Health Policy Changes and the Differential Effects on Immediate Breast Cancer Reconstruction Across Insurance Groups. 13th Annual Meeting of the American Society of Breast Surgeons, Phoenix, AZ May 2012.
  13. Yang RL, Reinke CE, Newman AS, Lin IC, Karakousis GC, Czerniecki BC, Wu L, Kelz RR.: Patient-centered Care: Do All Teaching Hospitals Provide Greater Access to Breast Cancer  Reconstruction? 13th Annual Meeting of the American Society of Breast Surgeons, Phoenix, AZ May 2012.
Editorials, Chapters, Case Reports & Participation in Committee Reports
  1. Benjamin Chang and Ines C. Lin: Syndactyly. Hand Surgery Update V. KC Chung (eds.). American Society for Surgery of the Hand, Rosemont, IL, Page: 289-298, 2012.

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