Yu-Hung Lin M.D.

Urologic Oncology
Medical Team: Urological Cancer

Current Title

  • Attending Surgeon (Assistant Member), Division of Urologic Oncology, 2012-present

Specialties

  • Urologic surgical oncology
  • Urologic laparoscopic surgery
  • Low-dose-rate (LDR) brachytherapy for prostate cancer

Clinical Interests

  • Prostate cancer: active surveillance, open retropubic prostatectomy, laparoscopic radical prostatectomy, LDR brachytherapy
  • Urothelial carcinoma: radical cystectomy with tailored reconstruction(ileoneobladder/ileal conduit/ureterosigmoidostomy)
  • Renal tumors: laparoscopic radical nephrectomy, open partial nephrectomy, laparoscopic partial nephrectomy

Languages Spoken

  • Mandarin Chinese
  • Taiwanese
  • English

Education and Training

1994-2001 National Yang-Ming University, School of Medicine, Taiwan, MD, Medicine
7/2003-9/2008 Residency, Surgery & Urology, Koo Foundation Sun Yat-Sen Cancer Center & Taipei Veterans General Hospital, Taiwan
10/2008-6/2009 Fellowship, Urology, Koo Foundation Sun Yat-Sen Cancer Center, Taiwan
8/2011-8/2012 Fellowship, Surgery, Koo Foundation Sun Yat-Sen Cancer Center, Taiwan

Professional Experience

7/2009-6/2011 Attending Physician, General Medicine, Tauyuan District Office, Kaohsiung City, Taiwan
9/2012-present Attending Surgeon, Urology, Koo Foundation Sun Yat-Sen Cancer Center, Taiwan

Professional Memberships

  • Member, Taiwan Surgical Association
  • Member, Taiwan Urological Association

Selected Publications

  1. Hydrocortisone Intra-Urethral Instillation to Prevent Recurrence of Anterior Urethral Stricture. 2005 Urological Association Annual Meeting.
  2. Using stainless steel chopstick for self-performing urethral sounding in preventing recurrence of anterior urethral stricture. 2005 Urological Association Annual Meeting.
  3. Complications of Pure Transperitoneal Laparoscopic Surgery in Urology: The Taipei Veterans General Hospital Experience. 2006 Surgical Association Annual Meeting.
  4. Complications of Pure Transperitoneal Laparoscopic Surgery in Urology: The Taipei Veterans General Hospital Experience. 2006 Urological Association Annual Meeting.
  5. Impact of high ligation for varicocele in spermatic count and motility of infertile male: long term follow-up. 2007 Surgical Association Annual Meeting.
  6. Radical Cystectomy in Urothelial Carcinoma of Bladder: 10 years experience in Koo Foundation Sun Yat-Sen Cancer Center. 2007 Surgical Association Annual Meeting.
  7. Can pelvis endorectal coil magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) accurate predict locally advanced prostate cancer? 2009 Urological Association Annual Meeting.
  8. Long term follow-up of 500 prostate cancer patients receiving radical retropubic prostatectomy: Koo Foundation Sun Sat-Sen Cancer Center experience. 2009 Urological Association Annual Meeting.
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