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Albert C. Lin, MD

Northwestern Medical Group
  • Cardiac Electrophysiology
  • Cardiology
  • Internal Medicine

BIOGRAPHY


Dr. Albert Lin is a heart rhythm specialist at Northwestern Memorial Hospital and an associate professor at Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine. Dr. Lin is the associate director of cardiac electrophysiology at Northwestern Memorial Hospital and a member of the Northwestern Medical Faculty Foundation. Dr. Lin also serves as the director of cardiac electrophysiology at Northwest Community Hospital in Arlington Heights.

Dr. Lin received his medical degree from the University of Chicago Pritzker School of Medicine and also completed his internal medicine residency, cardiology fellowship, and cardiac electrophysiology fellowship at the University of Chicago. He was on staff at Loyola University Medical Center and the University of Chicago Hospitals prior to his appointment at Northwestern Memorial Hospital.

Dr. Lin's primary interests are the treatment of cardiac arrhythmias by catheter ablation and cardiac device implantation.

EDUCATION


  • Medical Education
    University of Chicago Pritzker School of Medicine - 1992
  • Residency
    University of Chicago Medical Center - 1995
  • Fellowship
    University of Chicago Medical Center - 1999

BOARD CERTIFICATION


  • Cardiovascular Disease
  • Clinical Cardiac Electrophysiology

PRIMARY LOCATION


Bluhm Cardiovascular Institute of Northwestern

675 N. St. Clair

Galter 19-100

Chicago, IL 60611

312-695-4965

CLINICAL INTERESTS


  • Arrhythmias
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Atrial Flutter
  • Cardiac Resynchronization
  • Catheter Ablation
  • Implantable Defibrillators
  • Pacemakers
  • Supraventricular Tachycardia
  • Ventricular Tachycardia

ACCEPTED INSURANCE


  • Aetna EPO
  • Aetna HMO
  • Aetna POS
  • Aetna PPO
  • Aetna US Healthcare HMO
  • BCBS Classic Blue
  • BCBS PPO
  • Beech Street
  • Blue Choice Supervalu PPO
  • Cigna EPO
  • Cigna HMO
  • Cigna POS
  • Cigna PPO
  • Coventry Health Plan PPO
  • Great West
  • HFN-Healthcares Finest Network
  • HealthLink
  • Humana ChoiceCare POS
  • Humana ChoiceCare PPO
  • Humana HMO
  • Medicaid
  • Medicare
  • Multiplan PPO
  • PHCS EPO
  • PHCS POS
  • PHCS PPO
  • PNA (Preferred Network Access)
  • PPO Next
  • Preferred Plan PPO
  • TriCare(US Military Insurance)
  • UnitedHealthcare Choice
  • UnitedHealthcare Choice Plus
  • UnitedHealthcare Options PPO
  • UnitedHealthcare Select
  • UnitedHealthcare Select HMO
  • UnitedHealthcare Select Plus
  • Wellmark/Healthnetwork PPO
  • Workmans Compensation