Huey Lin, M.D.

Huey Chi-Yu Lin, M.D.


Family and Community Medicine

Geriatric Medicine


  • Health Sciences Clinical Professor, Department of Family and Community Medicine


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Lawrence J. Ellison Ambulatory Care Center

4860 Y St., Suite 1600
Sacramento, CA 95817
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Additional Phone Numbers

Clinic Fax: 916-734-5636
Physician Referrals: 800-4-UCDAVIS (800-482-3284)

Philosophy of Care

My philosophy of care is to provide comprehensive care to all of my patients for which the specialty of Family Medicine provides from newborns to elders. In geriatric care, I focus on the goals of maximizing function and preserving independence. I will work closely and collaboratively with you, your family / personal support, and all members of your medical team to provide personalized, holistic care.

Clinical Interests

Dr. Lin is a family medicine physician and geriatrician. He provides comprehensive care for the whole family and has additional fellowship training and expertise in care of the elderly.

Research/Academic Interests

Dr. Lin's academic interests are teaching and training of students and residents in the specialties of Family Medicine and Geriatrics. In Geriatrics, he focuses on healthy aging and delivery of health care in long-term care facilities and in the home setting. He also has interest in promoting quality improvement in the outpatient clinical setting.


Family and Community Medicine

Center/Program Affiliation

UC Davis Medical Group


M.D., Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx NY 1999

B.A., Molecular and Cell Biology and History, UC Berkeley, Berkeley CA 1993


Family Medicine, Swedish Family Medicine - First Hill, Seattle WA 1999-2002


Geriatrics, Swedish Family Medicine - First Hill, Seattle WA 2002-2003

Board Certifications

American Board of Family Medicine, 2019

American Board of Family Medicine, Geriatrics, 2013

Professional Memberships

American Academy of Family Physicians

American Geriatrics Society

California Academy of Family Physicians

Honors and Awards

Named in Sacramento Magazine at one of the area�s �Top Doctors� in Geriatrics, 2016, 2017, 2019, 2020

UC Davis Family and Community Medicine Residency Outstanding Teaching Faculty Award, 2004, 2005, 2006, 2016

Swedish Family Medicine Residency Pen Award, 2002

Select Recent Publications

Rosok MJ, Yelton DE, Harris LJ, Bajorath J, Hellström KE, Hellström I, Cruz GA, Kristensson K, Lin H, Huse WD, Glaser SM. A combinatorial library strategy for the rapid humanization of anticarcinoma BR96 Fab. J Biol Chem. 1996 Sep 13;271(37):22611-8. doi:10.1074/jbc.271.37.22611. PMID:8798431.