• Lin Chen MD PhD

  • Physician - Ophthalmology-General

    • Ophthalmology
    • 1000 North Oak Ave. MQA Marshfield, WI 54449


1998 to 2001:
Ophthalmology, University of California - Davis, Sacramento
1997 to 1998:
General Surgery, University of California, San Francisco
1996 to 1997:
Cancer Biology, Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory, Berkeley
1988 to 1994:
PhD, Purdue University - Molecular Visual Science
1986 to 1988:
Ophthalmology, Eye, Ear, Nose & Throat Hospital, Shanghai, China
1980 to 1986:
MD, Shanghai Medical University

Work Experience

2003 to Present:
Ophthalmologist, Marshfield Clinic - Lakeland Center, Lakeland
2001 to 2003:
Assistant Professor in Ophthalmology - Department of Ophthalmology, University of Pennsylvania - School of Medicine

Honors & Awards

ARVO/National Eye Institute Travel Fellowshop
Best Resident Research Award - UC Davis

Professional Societies

American Academy of Ophthalmology (AAO)
Association for Research in Vision and Ophthalmology (ARVO)
American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery (ASCRS)

Select Publications

  • Liu W, Yoon J, Burg MG, Chen L, Pak WL. (1995 May). Molecular characterization of Drosophila genes encoding a head-specific soluble guanylate cyclases and a receptor type guanylate cyclases. J Biol Chem. 270(21):12418-12427.
    PubMed ID: 7759483
  • Chen L, Mannis MJ, Salz JJ, Garcia-Ferrer FJ, Ge J. (2003 January). Analysis of intraocular lens power calculation in post-radial keratotomy eyes. J Cataract Refract Surg. 29(1):65-70.
    PubMed ID: 12551669
  • Chen L, Dentchev T, Wong R, Hahn P, Wen R, Bennett J, Dunaief JL. (2003 April). Increased expression of ceruloplasmin in the retina following photic injury. Mol Vis. 9 :151-158.
    PubMed ID: 12724641
  • Chen L, Miyamura Y, Ninomiya Y, Handa JT. (2003 February). Distribution of the collagen IV isoforms in human Bruch's membrane. Br J Ophthalmol. 87(2):212-215.
    PubMed ID: 12543754
  • Chen L, Wu W, Dentchev T, Wong R, Dunaief JL. (2004 August). Increased metallothionein in light damaged mouse retinas. Exp Eye Res. 79(2):287-293.
    PubMed ID: 15325575
  • Hahn P, Qian Y, Dentchev T, Chen L, Beard J, Harris ZL, Dunaief JL. (2004 September). Disruption of ceruloplasmin and hephaestin in mice causes retinal iron overload and retinal degeneration with features of age-related macular degeneration. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 101(38):13850-13855.
    PubMed ID: 15365174
  • Chen L, Wu W, Dentchev T, Zeng Y, Wang J, Tsui I,...Dunaief JL. (2004 August). Light damage induced changes in mouse retinal gene expression. Exp Eye Res. 79(2):239-247.
    PubMed ID: 15325571
  • Waudby CJ, Berg RL, Linneman JG, Rasmussen LV, Peissig PL, Chen L, McCarty CA. (2011 November). Cataract research using electronic health records. BMC Ophthalmology. 11(32)
    PubMed ID: 22078460
  • Peissig PL, Rasmussen LV, Berg RL, Linneman JG, McCarty CA, Waudby CJ,...Starren JB [including Chen L.] (2012 March). Importance of multi-modal approaches to effectively identify cataract cases from electronic health records. JOURNAL OF THE AMERICAN MEDICAL INFORMATICS ASSOCIATION. 19(2):225-34.
    PubMed ID: 22319176