Yi Lin, MD

Dr. Yi Lin is a board-certified anesthesiologist who joined Hospital for Special Surgery in 2007. He received his resident education at Johns Hopkins Medical Center and fellowship training at HSS. His clinical interests include properties of local anesthetics, peripheral nerve blocks, and patient safety and satisfaction.


Assistant Attending Anesthesiologist, Hospital for Special Surgery
Clinical Instructor of Anesthesiology, Weill Cornell Medical College



Regional Anesthesia

Special Expertise

Regional Anesthesia


New York State Society of Anesthesiology
American Society of Regional Anesthesia
American Society of Anesthesiologists


Harvard College, AB Biochemistry
Columbia University, PhD Integrated Program
College of Physicians & Surgeons, MD


General Surgery, Columbia Presbyterian Hospital, New York General Surgery


Anesthesiology, Johns Hopkins Medical Center, Baltimore


Regional Anesthesiology, Hospital for Special Surgery, New York

Yi Lin, MD has contributed to the following articles on HSS.edu:

Selected Publications

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Dr. Yi Lin, Anesthesiologist

Contact Information

Office Locations

Hospital for Special Surgery
535 East 70th Street
New York, NY 10021

Tel: 212.606.1206
Fax: 212.517.4481