Dr. Dean Dong Lin MD Neurosurgeon
Dr. Dean Lin is a neurosurgeon in Fort Myers, Florida and is affiliated with Lee Memorial Hospital. He received his medical degree from Virginia Commonwealth University School of Medicine and has been in practice for 14 years. He is one of 9 doctors at Lee Memorial Hospital who specialize in Neurological Surgery.
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Specialty & Clinical Interests
Neurosurgeon: General Neurosurgery
Clinical Interests: Minimally Invasive Spine Surgery Trigeminal Neuralgia, Minimally invasive surgery, Spinal surgery, Spine
Education & Medical Training
University of Florida
Residency, General Surgery, 2000–2001
University of Florida
Residency, Neurological Surgery, 2001–2007
Virginia Commonwealth University School of Medicine
Class of 2000
Certifications & Licensure
American Board of Neurological Surgery
Certified 4 years in Neurological Surgery
FL State Medical License
Active through 2015
Awards, Honors & Recognition
American Association of Neurological Surgeons
Publications & Presentations
Phenotypic and functional characterization of adult brain neuropoiesis.
Dentate granule cell GABA(A) receptors in epileptic hippocampus: enhanced synaptic efficacy and altered pharmacology.
Cohen, A. S., Lin, D. D., Quirk, G. L., Coulter, D. A.
A method for a more complete in vitro Parkinson''s model: slice culture bioassay for modeling maintenance and repair of the nigrostriatal circuit.
Kearns, S. M., Scheffler, B., Goetz, A. K., Lin, D. D., Baker, H. D., Roper, S. N., Mandel, R. J., Steindler, D. A.
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2780 Cleveland Avenue
Fort Myers, FL 33901
Phone: (239) 336-6800