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Dr. James Lin

Radiology
Monterey Park, CA
22 years experience male

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Diagnsotic & Interventional Radiology, Varicose Vein Specialist

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Radiology

Languages spoken

Mandarin

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A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. James Lin
Radiology 22 years experience
Yes if you have pain: First, go see an orthopedic surgeon if you are having pain in your shoulder that is limiting your activity or range of motion. A detailed examination... Read More
A 26-year-old member asked:
Dr. James Lin
Radiology 22 years experience
Ultrasound ok!: Research has shown that regular OB ultrasound has no deleterious effects on a fetus.
A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. James Lin
Radiology 22 years experience
Compression hose: Wearing compression hose or stockings may help, but if you are genetically predisposed to varicose veins, they may only delay the onset. You should g... Read More
A 17-year-old male asked:
Dr. James Lin
Radiology 22 years experience
Soda is ok!: Soda will not cause any problems for your kidneys before or after a ct scan. If you are having IV contrast as part of the exam, it may even help to c... Read More
A 43-year-old female asked:
Dr. James Lin
Radiology 22 years experience
Need to follow up!: It is important to note the shape of these nodules. If the edges are irregular or " spiculated" that is more worrisome. Also, the pattern of calcifi... Read More
A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. James Lin
Radiology 22 years experience
You need a breast US: Based on your age, I would recommend getting a breast ultrasound (US) to start. If it's a cyst, it will be clearly shown on breast US. If it's a mas... Read More
A 42-year-old male asked:
Dr. James Lin
Radiology 22 years experience
Is it causing pain?: If the fluid collection is asymptomatic, then i would leave it alone. If the collection is causing symptoms, then i would have it evaluated by a radi... Read More
A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. James Lin
Radiology 22 years experience
Cyst rupture or not?: The free fluid could be from a ruptured ovarian cyst, or it could just be physiological free fluid. Did you have severe pelvic pain that seemed to ge... Read More
A 17-year-old male asked:
Dr. James Lin
Radiology 22 years experience
Yes! Take Bystolic (nebivolol).: Take all routine medications before a ct scan. There is only one exception. If you are having a contrast ct and you are taking metformin, you need t... Read More
A 32-year-old female asked:
Dr. James Lin
Radiology 22 years experience
Nonspecific pain: This pain could be caused by a lot of things. If it's not your gallbladder, it could be an ulcer, gastritis, biliary system, kidney stone, or muscula... Read More
A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. James Lin
Radiology 22 years experience
HSG cost is variable: The costs vary by region and doctor. It can cost between $200 to $800 depending on where you have it done. Ask your fertility doctor or ob/gyn who t... Read More
A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. James Lin
Radiology 22 years experience
MRI costs vary: Mri costs vary based on region and even imaging center. It sounds like you need two separate MRI studies. The cost of each study ranges from $400 to... Read More

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Mar 30, 2015
Dr. Lin is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Lin is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Thanks for your reply so isnt it any lower price range for
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thank you for answering, yes the pain was bad and is going away now
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Thank you, your answer was very helpful!
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