Shawn R. Lin, MD

Shawn R. Lin, MD

Cataract and Refractive Disease
Primary Location
Calabasas Primary & Specialty Care
26585 Agoura Road
Suite 270
Calabasas, California 91302
Phone
Fax
818-431-4415

About

Medical Director | UCLA Calabasas Stein Eye Center
Associate Program Director | UCLA Ophthalmology Residency
Division of Cataract & Refractive Surgery

Education:
Harvard | Cornea, Cataract and Refractive Surgery Fellowship
UCLA | Ophthalmology Residency
Stanford | Medical School

Specialties:
Dr. Lin's practice is focused on precision cornea, cataract and refractive surgery, including:

  • Femtosecond laser cataract surgery
  • LASIK refractive surgery
  • PRK refractive surgery
  • Corneal transplants (full and partial thickness)
  • Keratoconus
  • Dry Eye

Awards & Research
Dr. Lin is the recipient of the Heed Fellowship and the Abelson Fellowship. He has authored more than a dozen peer reviewed publications in leading ophthalmology journals: including the American Journal of Ophthalmology and the British Journal of Ophthalmology. He has written textbook chapters for the classic Practice of Ophthalmology textbook and the subspecialty Cornea textbook, and has delivered keynote presentations at national and international ophthalmology meetings. His research is focused on combining human and artificial intelligence to deliver exceptional surgical results to his patients. Dr. Lin has also been recognized as a Rising Star for Southern Californias Super Doctors ® 2021.

Education:
He is a leader in ophthalmology education, founding EyeGuru, an educational platform visited more than 300,000 times a year by other ophthalmologists from over 125 countries around the world. In this teaching role, Dr. Lin helps to advance knowledge in ophthalmology and train the next generation of ophthalmologists.

Dr. Lin's office telephone number is (310) 206-7955.

Languages Spoken:

  • English
  • Mandarin

Education

Medical Board Certifications

Ophthalmology, American Board of Ophthalmology, 2020

Fellowship

Harvard Medical School, 2019

Residency

UCLA School of Medicine, 2018

Internship

Olive View-UCLA Medical Center Internal Medicine GME, 2015

Degree

Stanford University School of Medicine, MD, 2014

Hospital Affiliations

Ronald Reagan UCLA Medical Center

Research

Publications

  • Southern California Rising Stars 2021

Awards

  • Super Doctors® Southern California Rising Stars 2021