BOTOX® Cosmetic, offered at our Boston-area offices, is an injectable solution that can help reduce the appearance of wrinkles on a patient’s face. BOTOX® injections are extremely effective at treating crow’s feet, laugh lines, frown lines, and other facial wrinkles.BOTOX Cosmetic
Restylane®, offered at our Boston-area offices, is a safe, effective, and entirely organic injectable filler. Made of hyaluronic acid, Restylane® is used to treat and reverse the effects of facial wrinkles and folds, providing a more youthful and energetic appearance.Restylane
Are you seeking to learn about eyelid surgery? Do you have droopy eyelids or sagging eyelids? Perhaps insurance will cover this procedure. Call us to learn more about our oculoplastic and eyelid surgery services.Choices in Eyelid Surgery
If you are considering eyelid surgery, also known as blepharoplasty, the cost is one of the most important factors in deciding whether undergo the procedure. It is key to understand how your insurance may factor into the overall cost of this procedure.Insurance and Financing
Tearing is a symptom that occurs in many patients. There are a number if causes of tearing ranging from dry eyes with reflexive increased tear production to poor drainage of the tears. In order to best treat your tearing, it is necessary to determine the underlying cause.Tear Duct Disorders
Ophthalmic Plastic, Reconstructive & Cosmetic Facial Surgery; Comprehensive Ophthalmology
Boston University School of Medicine
Boston Medical Center
Ophthalmic Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Boston Medical Center
Dr. Li-Wei Lin is a board certified ophthalmologist who specializes in Ophthalmic Plastic, Reconstructive and Cosmetic Facial Surgery as well as Comprehensive Ophthalmology. She practices in the greater Boston area seeing patients in our Lexington and Concord offices with surgeries performed at Emerson Hospital in Concord or at the outpatient surgery center SurgiSite in Waltham.
Dr. Lin was selected from thousands of applicants to be one of only twenty high school graduates to attend the prestigious Boston University / Boston University School of Medicine Seven-Year Accelerated Medical Training program combining her undergraduate and medical school training. Dr. Lin graduated summa cum laude from Boston University and among the top of her class from the Boston University School of Medicine. Dr. Lin completed her residency training at Boston Medical Center in 2006 and went on to complete additional subspecialty training in Ophthalmic Plastic, Reconstructive and Cosmetic Facial Surgery.
Following her residency and subspecialty training, Dr. Lin remained on staff as an Assistant Professor of Ophthalmology at Boston University School of Medicine / Boston Medical Center where she has trained numerous ophthalmology residents at Harvard and Boston University in both clinical and surgical ophthalmology and ophthalmic plastics.
As both an ophthalmologist and an ophthalmic plastics specialist, Dr. Lin is uniquely trained to care for diseases and conditions of the eyelids, tear drain system and eye socket to provide both beautiful cosmetic results as well as maintaining excellent functionality and vision.
Dr. Lin’s clinical interests include cosmetic and functional eyelid surgery, eyelid reconstructive surgery, tear duct surgery, Botox / Restylane injections and cataract surgery.