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John C Lin, MD

John C Lin, MD

Dr. Lin treats children in the Pediatric Intensive Care Unit during hospitalization only.
Div Of Critical Care/PICU
Pediatric Critical Care/PICU - certified
*Pediatrics - certified
St. Louis Children's Hospital

For Patients:
To request an appointment, call 800.678.KIDS (5437) or fill out our online form.

For Referring Physicians:
To refer a patient, call Children's Direct at 800.678.HELP (4357).

For Patients:
To request an appointment, call 800.678.KIDS (5437) or fill out our online form.

For Referring Physicians:
To refer a patient, call Children's Direct at 800.678.HELP (4357).


  Public transportation available |   Handicap accessible
One Children's Place
Room 5S20
St. Louis, MO 63110
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Fellowship: Children's Hospital Pittsburgh Pennsylvania
Internship: San Antonio Uniformed Services
Residency: San Antonio Uniformed Services
Medical School: University of Virginia Hospitals

Health Plans Accepted

Aetna HMO/Open Access
Aetna Managed Choice POS
Aetna Medicare HMO
Aetna Medicare Open Access (HMO/POS
Aetna Medicare PPO
Aetna POS/PPO/Choice
Aetna PPO
Anthem BCBS Blue Access Choice PPO
Anthem BCBS Blue Access PPO
Anthem BCBS Blue Preferred HMO/POS
Beech Street/Capp Care PPO
Best Doctors Inc
Cigna Open Access HMO/POS
Cigna PPO
Community Care Network PPO
Coventry Advantra HMO - Medicare
Coventry ASO
Coventry Gold Advantage- Medicare
Coventry HMO/POS
Coventry PPO
Essence Standard/Enhanced
First Health
Great-West HMO/POS
Great-West Open Access
Great-West PPO
Health Alliance HMO & PPO
HealthCare USA MC+
Healthlink Open Access/HMO/POS
Healthlink PPO
Home State-MC+
Humana Gold Choice PFFS - Medicare
Humana Gold Plus HMO - Medicare
Humana POS-Medicare
Humana PPO/ChoiceCare Network
HumanaChoice PPO-Medicare
Medicaid MO/ Missouri HealthNet
Mercy Health Plan HMO/POS
Mercy Health Plan PPO
MO Medicaid Secondary to Medicare
MultiPlan PPO
Primrose Tertiary/Quarternary
Private Health Care Systems PPO
Tricare/Triwest Prime HMO/POS
Tricare/Triwest Standard/ Extra PPO
Union Pacific RR Emp. Health System
United HC MCARE Complete Choice PPO
United HC MCARE Complete HMO
United HC MCARE CompleteEssen. HMO
United HC MCARE Dual Complete
United Healthcare Choice/Choice+
United Healthcare PPO/ Options
United Healthcare Select/Select+POS
USA Managed Care Org
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Worker's Compensation

39-Week Toxicity and Toxicokinetic Study of Ponezumab (PF-04360365) in Cynomolgus Monkeys with 12-Week Recovery Period.

Freeman GB, Lin JC, Pons J, Raha NM.

J Alzheimers Dis. 2011 Nov 1. [Epub ahead of print]

[PubMed - as supplied by publisher]

PCSK9 Antagonism Reduces LDL-cholesterol in Statin-treated Hypercholesterolemic Non-human Primates.

Liang H, Chaparro-Riggers J, Strop P, Geng T, Sutton JE, Tsai D, Bai L, Abdiche Y, Dilley J, Yu J, Wu S, Chin SM, Lee NA, Rossi A, Lin JC, Rajpal A, Pons J, Shelton DL.

J Pharmacol Exp Ther. 2011 Oct 21. [Epub ahead of print]

[PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
Free Article

IL-7 promotes T(H)1 development and serum IL-7 predicts clinical response to interferon-β in multiple sclerosis.

Lee LF, Axtell R, Tu GH, Logronio K, Dilley J, Yu J, Rickert M, Han B, Evering W, Walker MG, Shi J, de Jong BA, Killestein J, Polman CH, Steinman L, Lin JC.

Sci Transl Med. 2011 Jul 27;3(93):93ra68.

[PubMed - in process]

Anti-amyloid therapy protects against retinal pigmented epithelium damage and vision loss in a model of age-related macular degeneration.

Ding JD, Johnson LV, Herrmann R, Farsiu S, Smith SG, Groelle M, Mace BE, Sullivan P, Jamison JA, Kelly U, Harrabi O, Bollini SS, Dilley J, Kobayashi D, Kuang B, Li W, Pons J, Lin JC, Bowes Rickman C.

Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2011 Jul 12;108(28):E279-87. Epub 2011 Jun 20.

[PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
Free PMC Article

Relationship between hyperglycemia and outcome in children with severe traumatic brain injury.

Smith RL, Lin JC, Adelson PD, Kochanek PM, Fink EL, Wisniewski S, Bayir H, Tyler-Kabara EC, Clark RS, Brown SD, Bell MJ.

Pediatr Crit Care Med. 2011 Apr 14. [Epub ahead of print]

[PubMed - as supplied by publisher]

TrkB and TrkC agonist antibodies improve function, electrophysiologic and pathologic features in Trembler J mice.

Sahenk Z, Galloway G, Edwards C, Malik V, Kaspar BK, Eagle A, Yetter B, Forgie A, Tsao D, Lin JC.

Exp Neurol. 2010 Aug;224(2):495-506. Epub 2010 May 27.

[PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]

Appetite enhancement and weight gain by peripheral administration of TrkB agonists in non-human primates.

Lin JC, Tsao D, Barras P, Bastarrachea RA, Boyd B, Chou J, Rosete R, Long H, Forgie A, Abdiche Y, Dilley J, Stratton J, Garcia C, Sloane DL, Comuzzie AG, Rosenthal A.

PLoS One. 2008 Apr 2;3(4):e1900.

[PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
Free PMC Article

TrkB agonists ameliorate obesity and associated metabolic conditions in mice.

Tsao D, Thomsen HK, Chou J, Stratton J, Hagen M, Loo C, Garcia C, Sloane DL, Rosenthal A, Lin JC.

Endocrinology. 2008 Mar;149(3):1038-48. Epub 2007 Dec 6.

[PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
Free Article

Hyperglycemia in pediatric critical illness: Does one size fit all?

Lin JC.

Pediatr Crit Care Med. 2007 Nov;8(6):585-6. No abstract available.

[PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]

The netrin-G1 ligand NGL-1 promotes the outgrowth of thalamocortical axons.

Lin JC, Ho WH, Gurney A, Rosenthal A.

Nat Neurosci. 2003 Dec;6(12):1270-6. Epub 2003 Nov 2.

[PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]

Molecular mechanisms controlling the development of dopaminergic neurons.

Lin JC, Rosenthal A.

Semin Cell Dev Biol. 2003 Jun;14(3):175-80. Review.

[PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]