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Jen-Jar Lin, MD

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Jen-Jar Lin, MD

Jen-Jar Lin, MD



Physician Rating

4.8 out of 5

70 Ratings

Contact Information

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  • Fax: 336-716-7100

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  • American Physiological Society

  • American Society of Nephrology

  • NPI: 1194757633

Clinical Interests

  • Kidney Transplantation, Pediatric Nephrology, Dialysis, Hypertension

Education & Training

  • PhD

    1987 - Wayne State University

  • Residency

    1990 - State University of New York - Stony Brook Affiliated Hospitals

  • Fellowship

    1994 - State University of New York - Stony Brook Affiliated Hospitals

Board Certifications

  • American Board of Pediatrics Pediatric Nephrology

  • American Board of Pediatrics Pediatrics


Research Contact Information

Research Interests

  • Renal Insufficiency, Kidney Transplantation, Pneumonia, Viral, Oseltamivir, Drug Resistance, Viral

Recent Publications

  • Severe intellectual disability is not a contraindication to kidney transplantation in children.
    Chen A, Farney A, Russell GB, Nicolotti L, Stratta R, Rogers J, Lin JJ. Pediatr Transplant. 2017 May; 21(3)
  • Renal Abscess Due to Community-acquired Extended-spectrum ß-Lactamase-producing Escherichia coli in a 15-Year-old Girl.
    Hochreiter D, Lin JJ, Singh J, Shetty AK. Urology. 2015 Jun; 85(6):1480-2.
  • Oseltamivir-resistant 2009 H1N1 influenza pneumonia during therapy in a renal transplant recipient.
    Shetty AK, Ross GA, Pranikoff T, Gubareva LV, Sechrist C, Guirand DM, Abramson J, Lin JJ. Pediatr Transplant. 2012 Aug; 16(5):E153-7.
  • A de novo novel missense mutation in AVPR2 with severe nephrogenic diabetes insipidus.
    Kobayashi D, Nagaraj SK, Lin JJ, Bichet DG. NDT Plus. 2010 Dec; 3(6):542-4.
  • Spontaneous tumor lysis syndrome in a child with T-cell acute lymphoblastic leukemia.
    Kobayashi D, Wofford MM, McLean TW, Lin JJ. Pediatr Blood Cancer. 2010 May; 54(5):773-5.
  • Antihypertensive prescription in pediatric dialysis: a practitioner survey by the Midwest Pediatric Nephrology Consortium study.
    Lin JJ, Mitsnefes MM, Smoyer WE, Valentini RP. Hemodial Int. 2009 Jul; 13(3):307-15.
  • Balloon angioplasty of native coarctation and comparison of patients younger and older than 3 months.
    Lee CL, Lin JF, Hsieh KS, Lin CC, Huang TC. Circ. J. 2007 Nov; 71(11):1781-4.

All Publications

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Doctor Ratings

The overall Patient Rating score is the average of responses to the nine questions listed below. The questions are from the Press Ganey Patient Satisfaction Survey. Responses are measured on a 1 to 5 scale, where 1 represents "very poor" and 5 represents "very good."
Press Ganey Patient Satisfaction Survey

CP concern for questions/worries
CP efforts to include in decisions
CP explanations of prob/condition
CP spoke using clear language
Friendliness/courtesy of CP
Likelihood of recommending CP
Patients' confidence in CP
Time CP spent with patient
Wait time at clinic

Patient Comments

Comments are taken from the Care Provider section of the Press Ganey Patient Satisfaction Survey. Comments are posted exactly as they are written. Comments are added weekly. To protect patient privacy and confidentiality, patient names are not included.

  • 8/12/2018

    Dr. Linn is wonderful! I feel very confident in his care for my child.

  • 6/16/2018

    we love Dr Lin! He is great with children!

  • 5/7/2018

    very confident with physician and staff

  • 4/7/2018

    Dr. Lin is such a great doctor.

  • 3/4/2018

    terrific physician

  • 11/2/2017

    *Dr. Lin was wonderful. He was a God send. He provided excellent care for our son.

  • 10/26/2017

    Dr Lin is one of two doctors specialized in pediatric nephrology. He's incredibly smart and treated my son. I have complete confidence in his care of my daughter.

  • 10/25/2017

    The doctor was very kind and thorough. he spent a great deal of time with us. No medications were discussed so I left that question blank.

  • 9/19/2017

    We love Dr. Lin. He took great care of our son.


We're sorry, Dr. Lin is not currently accepting new patients. If you are an existing patient, you may contact the office directly at 336-713-4500.

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