Charles Lin

Ophthalmologist, Cornea specialist

Clinical Assistant Professor, Ophthalmology

Byers Eye Institute

  • 2452 Watson Court
  • Palo Alto, CA 94303
  • Phone: 650-723-6995
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Professional Education

Board Certification: Ophthalmology, American Board of Ophthalmology (2012)

Board Certification, American Board of Ophthalmology (2013)

Fellowship: UCSF Dept of Ophthalmology (2012) CA

Residency: University of California San Francisco (2011) CA

Internship: Cedars Sinai Medical Center (2008) CA

Medical Education: University of California San Francisco (2007) CA

B.A., Harvard University, Environmental Science & Public Policy, summa cum laude (2001)

Honors & Awards

Heed Fellowship, The Heed Foundation (2011-2012)

Alpha Omega Alpha, UCSF (2007)

Phi Beta Kappa, Harvard University (2001)

Scleral intraocular pressure measurement in cadaver eyes pre- and postkeratoprosthesis implantation.
Lin, C. C., Chen, A., Jeng, B. H., Porco, T. C., Ou, Y., & Han, Y. (2014). Scleral intraocular pressure measurement in cadaver eyes pre- and postkeratoprosthesis implantation. Investigative ophthalmology & visual science, 55(4), 2244-2250.

Rapid corneal adrenochrome deposition from topical ibopamine in the setting of infectious keratitis
Bhosai, S. J., Lin, C. C., Greene, J., BLOOMER, M. M., & Jeng, B. H. (2013). Rapid corneal adrenochrome deposition from topical ibopamine in the setting of infectious keratitis. EYE, 27(1), 105-106.

Seasonal Trends of Microbial Keratitis in South India
Lin, C. C., Lalitha, P., Srinivasan, M., Prajna, N. V., McLeod, S. D., & Porco, T. C. (2012). Seasonal Trends of Microbial Keratitis in South India. CORNEA, 31(10), 1123-1127.

Acanthamoeba Keratitis in South India: A Longitudinal Analysis of Epidemics
Lalitha, P., Lin, C. C., Srinivasan, M., Mascarenhas, J., Prajna, N. V., & Porco, T. C. (2012). Acanthamoeba Keratitis in South India: A Longitudinal Analysis of Epidemics. OPHTHALMIC EPIDEMIOLOGY, 19(2), 111-115.

Trachoma control - Is azithromycin the answer for trichiasis too?
Lin, C., & Lietman, T. (2007). Trachoma control - Is azithromycin the answer for trichiasis too?. ARCHIVES OF OPHTHALMOLOGY, 125(6), 819-820.

Syphilis in China: results of a national surveillance programme
Chen, Z.-Q., Zhang, G.-C., Gong, X.-D., Lin, C., Gao, X., & Cohen, M. S. (2007). Syphilis in China: results of a national surveillance programme. LANCET, 369(9556), 132-138.

China's syphilis epidemic: A systematic review of seroprevalence studies
Lin, C. C., Gao, X., Chen, X.-S., Chen, Q., & Cohen, M. S. (2006). China's syphilis epidemic: A systematic review of seroprevalence studies. SEXUALLY TRANSMITTED DISEASES, 33(12), 726-736.

Poverty and the spread of bloodborne disease in central China
Tucker, J. D., & Lin, C. C. (2006). Poverty and the spread of bloodborne disease in central China. JOURNAL OF INFECTIOUS DISEASES, 193(6), 902-903.

Determinants of bone and blood lead levels among minorities living in the Boston area
Lin, C., Kim, R., Tsaih, S. W., Sparrow, D., & Hu, H. (2004). Determinants of bone and blood lead levels among minorities living in the Boston area. ENVIRONMENTAL HEALTH PERSPECTIVES, 112(11), 1147-1151.

Rapid photochemical generation of ubiquinol through a radical pathway: An avenue for probing submillisecond enzyme kinetics
Schultz, B. E., Hansen, K. C., Lin, C. C., & Chan, S. I. (2000). Rapid photochemical generation of ubiquinol through a radical pathway: An avenue for probing submillisecond enzyme kinetics. JOURNAL OF ORGANIC CHEMISTRY, 65(10), 3244-3247.