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  Name:  Ho-Sheng Lin, MD  
  Gender:  Male  
  Areas of Specialization:  Allergy, Head & Neck Cancer Surgery, Hoarseness, Mouth Cancer, Neck Mass & Tumor, Obstructive Sleep Apnea Surgery, Oropharyngeal Cancer, Parotid Gland Disease & Cancer, Sinus Cancer, Snoring Surgery, Throat Infection, Tinnitus, Tongue Cancer, TransOral Robotic Surgery (TORS)  
  Language(s):  Chinese  
  Board Certifications:  Am Bd Otolaryngology - Board Certified  
  Affiliations:  Beaumont Hospital-Dearborn f/k/a Oakwood Hospital & Med Ctr, Detroit Receiving Hospital, Harper Hospital, Huron Valley-Sinai Hospital, Hutzel Women's Hospital, Karmanos Cancer Center, Maple Surgery Center, Rehabilitation Institute of Michigan, Sinai-Grace Hospital, VA Medical Center - John D Dingell, William Beaumont Hospital-Royal Oak  
  Featured Message:  Dr. Lin is a nationally recognized leader in the field of Otolaryngology and the use of robotic surgery.  
 
 
Franklin Medical Bldg
26400 W 12 Mile Rd Ste 111
Southfield, MI 48034-1771
Telephone: 248-357-4151

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Karmanos Cancer Center
4100 John R Wertz Clinic
Detroit, MI 48201-2013
Telephone: 800-527-6266

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WSUPG Otolaryngology
18181 Oakwood Blvd Ste 402
Dearborn, MI 48124-3960
Telephone: 313-253-0800

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Ho-Sheng Lin, MD, FACS is a Professor at the Department of Otolaryngology - Head and Neck Surgery at Wayne State University (WSU) School of Medicine, leader of the Multidisciplinary Head and Neck Tumor Team at Karmanos Cancer Institute, and chief of Otolaryngology at the John D. Dingell VA Medical Center. He received his MD from Yale University School of Medicine and then went on to complete an Otolaryngology residency at The New York Hospital-Cornell Medical Center and New York University Medical Center. After his residency, Dr. Lin complete a fellowship training in Head and Neck Surgical Oncology at Stanford University. He joined the Department of Otolaryngology at WSU in 2002.

Dr. Lin’s clinical interests include surgical treatment of cancer and disease involving the mouth, throat, neck, thyroid, parathyroid, and salivary glands as well as surgical treatment of obstructive sleep apnea (OSA) and snoring. He has special interest in the use of new and minimally invasive technology in head and neck surgery. He has used harmonic technology for minimally invasive thyroid surgery and is the first surgeon in the state of Michigan to use robotic technology (Da Vinci robot) for transoral surgery involving the larynx (voice box) and pharynx (throat) for the treatment of cancer and sleep apnea. Dr. Lin is also the first Otolaryngologist in Michigan to perform a robotic-assisted thyroidectomy (thyroid surgery without a neck incision). He is a Principal Investigator in the use of novel and minimally invasive surgical approaches for treatment of OSA. He has been involved in several industry sponsored clinical trials to assess the effectiveness of these new surgical approaches.

Dr. Lin has published extensively with more than 40 publications in peer reviewed journals and served as an editor and/or reviewer for several journals. Dr. Lin is a diplomat of the American Board of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery and is an active member of many professional societies.

Patient office phone numbers:  Dearborn Office – (313) 253-0800, Southfield Office – (248) 357-4151, Karmanos Clinic – (800) KARMANOS

Academic office phone number:  313-577-0804

Email addresshlin@med.wayne.edu

Related links:

Robotic Sleep Apnea Surgery and Robotic Cancer Surgery

Robotic surgery services at WSUPG

Surgeons at DMC use daVinci robotic tech to treat sleep apnea patients

Transoral Robotic Surgery for Treatment of Obstructive Sleep Apnea

Karmanos surgeon is Michigan's first to perform transoral robotic surgery on patients

Robotic-Assisted Sleep Apnea Surgery by Ho-Sheng Lin, MD (Video)

Dr. Ho-Sheng Lin finds new surgery tool may help sleep apnea sufferers

Robotic thyroidectomy by Ho-Sheng Lin, MD (Video)

Minimally-Invasive Thyroid Cancer Surgery