Dr Chin-Yun Lin



MB BS 2004 New South Wales; FRACP 2014


Dr Chin-Yun Lin is a specialist dermatologist and accredited Mohs micrographic surgeon trained across New Zealand and Australia.

In addition to clinical practice, Dr Lin also takes interest in teaching and research. He has published several papers in peer-reviewed journals, and presented at international conferences such as the World Congress of Dermoscopy. Dr Lin is also on the reviewers’ panel for the Australasian Journal of Dermatology.

Dr Lin provides fluent English and Chinese consultation services to suit the individual needs of his patients.


His specialty interests include the management of :

  • skin cancers
  • melanoma
  • dermatitis
  • psoriasis
  • acne
  • pigmentary disorders
  • cosmetic dermatology


General Dermatology
Moh Micrographic Surgery for difficult skin cancers
Cosmetic Dermatology

Title or Designation

Dermatologist, Dermatologist & Mohs Micrographic Surgeon

Post-Fellowship Training

After graduating as Dux of Macleans College in‭ ‬Auckland, he went on to complete his undergraduate medical degree with first-class honours at the University of New South Wales in Australia.

He undertook his dermatology advanced training at tertiary teaching hospitals in Auckland, Hamilton, and Christchurch. Further dermatology training and a Mohs surgical fellowship were undertaken at St Vincent's Hospital and the Skin & Cancer Foundation Australia, in Sydney.  He is also a Fellow of the American College of Mohs surgery.

Dr Lin has won various dermatology awards such as the Trans-Tasman Scholarship, through the New Zealand Dermatological Society, and best poster presentation at the Australasian College of Dermatologists Annual Scientific Meeting.


Male / Tāne

Full NZ Registration Date

29 May 2006

Vocational Scope


Contact Details

Dr Chin-Yun Lin is available at the following services:

Private Services

Auckland Skin and Cancer Foundation

This service is available at the following locations:

247 Remuera Road, Remuera, Auckland

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Ormiston Hospital Specialist Centre & Consulting Suites, 125 Ormiston Road, Flat Bush, Auckland

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Skinique Medical

This service is available at the following location:

Crawford Specialist Clinic, 12 Picton Street, Howick, Auckland