Samuel J. Lin, MD

Dr. Samuel Lin is an assistant professor of surgery at Harvard Medical School and a plastic surgeon at Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center. He is also the site director at BIDMC for the Harvard Plastic Surgery Residency Training Program.

Samuel J. Lin, MD'S latest stories

Why One Plastic Surgery Procedure Usually Turns Into At Least Two

Because gravity wins.

There's a Real Medical Study On the Vampire Facelift

It's true. I read it.

Wednesday is Breast Reconstruction Awareness Day

A plastic surgeon says he is seeing increased numbers of double-sided breast reconstruction.

Supplements Before Surgery Can Be Dangerous

A surgeon tells us which supplements to stop up to a month before having surgery.

Marathon Monday Was My Day Off

A doctor chronicles his day on April 15, 2013.

More Breast Implant Options

The FDA finally approved a new implant that's been available in Europe for decades.

Celebrities: They're Just Like Us (When it Comes to Plastic Surgery)

A plastic surgeon watches the red carpet to see what procedures your favorite stars are trying to hide.