Meet Dr Lin

Meet Dr. Daniel H. Lin

Dr Daniel H Lin.jpg.thumb_160_widthA gifted and highly skilled surgeon specializing in facial plastic and body cosmetic surgery, Dr. Daniel H. Lin is a Diplomate of American Board of Cosmetic Surgery as well as a Board Certified Facial Plastic Surgeon. Raised in Southern California, Dr. Lin offers many cosmetic and reconstructive options by integrating modern technology and surgical excellence. From his state-of-the-art facility, Shine Cosmetic Surgery, Dr. Lin is a dedicated surgeon providing quality patient care to clients in Los Angeles County, Orange County, Inland Empire, the east San Gabriel Valley, and several additional California communities as well as areas across the United States and around the world.

Dr. Lin - 2013 Patient's Choice AwardDr. Lin obtained his Bachelor of Science degree from the University of California in San Diego and earned his Masters of Science in Engineering Degree from Johns Hopkins University. He received his medical degree from Western University of Health Sciences/ The College of Osteopathic Medicine of the Pacific located in Pomona, CA. Following his formal education, Dr. Lin began his surgical training in Michigan focusing on Head and Neck Surgery completing four additional years of residency training in Head and Neck Surgery and Facial Plastic Surgery.

Due to his creative and artistic nature, Dr. Lin furthered his skills and obtained fellowship training in cosmetic surgery and plastic surgery of the eye in Tucson, Arizona, under the guidance of Robert M. Dryden, M.D. and several other prominent plastic surgeons. Participating in one of the top residency programs in the country gave Dr. Lin the opportunity to perform thousands of cosmetic and reconstructive procedures qualifying him as a true plastic and reconstructive surgeon expertly trained to deal with all parts of the human body. Body contouring requires a knowledgeable plastic surgeon to determine which procedure or combination of procedures will best enhance your body and you trust that Dr. Lin has a well-earned reputation for innovation in this field of medicine.

At Shine Cosmetic Surgery, Dr. Lin strongly believes in a team approach. He has assembled a group of assistants and aestheticians that are extremely compassionate and professional. With his staff by his side, Dr. Lin considers patient safety, care, and confidentiality as the number one priority. He makes a point of staying up to date on all modern practices and he is able to provide a full spectrum of both surgical and non-surgical cosmetic services that deliver the best results. From the moment you enter the doors at Shine Cosmetic Surgery, you will encounter an honest, open environment with friendly people who promise to help guide you every step of the way through any cosmetic procedure you choose. Dr. Lin is well known for his comforting demeanor and he has helped thousands of patients reshape their bodies and change their lives in the best way possible through the art and science of cosmetic surgery.

Dr. Lin has been a consistent leader in developing better techniques that help create new possibilities in what can be achieved through cosmetic surgery. His artistic eye and technical advances have patients from all walks of life seek out Dr. Lin for his skill in performing numerous cosmetic procedures.

In addition to his private practice, Dr. Lin is involved in the cosmetic surgery and medical field as a member of many organizations including:

  • The American Academy of Cosmetic Surgery
  • The California Academy of Cosmetic Surgery
  • The American Osteopathic Association
  • The American College of Osteopathic
  • Otolaryngology/Head and Neck Surgery and Facial Plastic Surgery

Certifications & Professional Recognition:

  • General Cosmetic Surgery
  • Facial Plastic Surgery
  • Otolaryngology

Educational & Academic Background:

  • Undergraduate: Bioengineering; University of California, San Diego
  • Graduate: Biomedical Engineering, Johns Hopkins University
  • Medicine: Western University of Health Sciences
  • Residency: Michigan State University System
  • Fellowship: American Academy of Cosmetic Surgery

Dr. Lin’s state-of-the-art plastic surgery facility is located in West Covina, CA  (serving areas in and around Chino, Rowland Heights, Baldwin Park, Whittier, Brea, Arcadia, Inland Empire and San Gabriel Valley)