Ethan Wonchon Lin, MD was born in Boston, Massachusetts and grew up primarily in Austin, Texas. He attended Rice University followed by Baylor College of Medicine, both in Houston, Texas. Due to his superior performance in his undergraduate and medical studies, Dr. Lin was selected to train in ophthalmology at the world-renowned Jules Stein Eye Institute at UCLA.
After his residency, Dr. Lin received further training during his fellowship at the prestigious Duke University in cataract, corneal, and refractive surgeries. Dr. Lin is the only cornea-trained surgeon in Las Vegas to offer DMEK, the thinnest possible and most advanced corneal transplant available.
Dr. Lin performs advanced cataract surgeries and corneal transplants, along with LASIK and PRK vision correction surgeries. He is among the top cataract surgeons.
His expertise in eye care and surgery complements his dedication to his patients. As an ophthalmologist, he believes that a person’s quality of life can be defined by the difference in their vision. He has pride in putting a satisfied patient into the community, attributing to their improved daily life with the vision they achieved at Brimhall Eye. Dr. Lin is devoted to giving his patients superior visual outcomes and eye health.
Dr. Lin is a member of the American Academy of Ophthalmology, American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgeons, and the Cornea Society.