Grace A. Lin


Primary care doctor and health services researcher

About me

Dr. Grace A. Lin is a specialist in internal medicine who provides primary care.

Lin's research has focused on the appropriateness of medical care provided to patients, shared decision making and assessing the quality of decision making by doctors and patients.

Lin earned her medical degree at the University of Michigan Medical School. She completed a residency in internal medicine at Barnes-Jewish Hospital, where she served a year as chief resident. She completed a research fellowship in general internal medicine at UCSF.

  • Education

    University of Michigan, 2000

  • Residencies

    Barnes-Jewish Hospital, Internal Medicine, 2004

  • Fellowships

    UCSF, General Internal Medicine, 2008

  • Academic Title

    Associate Professor

  • Languages


My goal is to create a health care system where medical decisions are based on the best available evidence and consistent with patient preferences.

General Internal Medicine at Post Street

1545 Divisadero St., First and Second Floors
San Francisco, CA 94115