C. David Lin
Language: English
Gender: Male
Rehabilitation Medicine
525 East 68th Street, Floor 16
New York, NY 10065
P: (212) 746-1500 | F: (212) 746-8303
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(212) 746-1500

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Board Certifications
  • Neuromuscular Medicine
  • Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
  • Spinal Cord Injury Medicine
  • Sports Medicine
  • Rehabilitation Medicine
  • Stroke Rehabilitation
  • Spasticity
  • Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
  • Low Back Pain
  • Neck and Back Pain
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Rehabilitation
  • Arthritis
  • Joint Pain
  • Spinal Cord Injury
  • Neuropathy

Insurance Plans Accepted

The following represents most of the managed care plans accepted by this physician. If your insurance carrier does not appear here please contact the physician’s office as they may have individual contracts not included on this site.

* indicates this physician is no longer accepting new patients with this insurance plan.

  • AETNA [Medicare]
  • Aetna - Weill Cornell [POS]
  • Affinity Essential
  • Affinity Health Plan
  • Blue Priority Network
  • Emblem Select Care
  • Empire Blue Cross/Blue Shield [Pathway X]
  • Empire Blue Cross/Blue Shield [Pathway X Enhanced]
  • Empire Blue Cross/Blue Shield [PPO]
  • Empire Blue Cross/Blue Shield [EPO]
  • Empire Blue Cross/Blue Shield [HMO]
  • Empire Blue Cross/Blue Shield [Mediblue (Senior)]
  • Fidelis Care
  • GHI [CBP]
  • Health First
  • Health Insurance Plan of NY (HIP) [Medicare]
  • Health Insurance Plan of NY (HIP) [Medicaid]
  • Health Insurance Plan of NY (HIP)
  • Health Plus - Amerigroup [CHP]
  • Health Plus - Amerigroup
  • Health Republic
  • Medicaid
  • Medicare
  • Oscar
  • Oxford Health Plans [Liberty]
  • Oxford Health Plans [Medicare Advantage]
  • Oxford Health Plans [Freedom]
  • Rockefeller University - CoreSource
  • UHC Compass
  • United Empire
  • United Health Care
  • United Health Care [Medicare]
  • United Health Care [Community Plan]
  • VNSNY CHOICE Medicare [Medicare]
  • VNSNY CHOICE Medicare [HMO]


  • M.D., University of Alabama School of Medicine, 1999
  • B.S., University of Alabama, 1994



Associate Attending Physiatrist
NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital

Associate Professor of Clinical Rehabilitation Medicine
Weill Cornell Medical College


Dr. Lin received his Medical Degree in 1999 from the University of Alabama - School of Medicine in Birmingham and is currently serving as Associate Professor of Rehabilitation Medicine and Attending Physiatrist in the Department of Rehabilitation Medicine. He joined NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital in 2003, prior to which he completed a Residency in Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation at New York University/Rusk Institute of Rehabilitation Medicine in New York.

Dr. Lin is a member of the Academy of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation. He has published several research studies related to Rehabilitation Medicine.

Dr. Lin is fluent in Mandarin Chinese and his interests include violin, basketball and travel.