Stephen A. Lin, M.D.

Stephen A. Lin, M.D. | Board Certified Ophthalmologist Manteca CA

Stephen A. Lin, M.D. is a board certified ophthalmologist who first joined Central Valley Eye in 1996.  Dr. Lin was raised in Manteca where his father was one of the first specialist physicians serving the community for over 30 years.  After graduating as Manteca High’s valedictorian, Dr. Lin attended Wheaton College in Illinois receiving Summa Cum Laude honors.  He then chose to attend medical school at University of California, San Diego receiving recognition for outstanding research before subsequently receiving his ophthalmology training at Stanford University where he also completed a fellowship in glaucoma. He currently serves on the adjunct clinical faculty at Stanford University School of Medicine, as an Adjunct Clinical Assistant Professor.

Dr. Lin is a fellow of the American Academy of Ophthalmology and member of the American Glaucoma Society, The American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgeons, The American Medical Association and the San Joaquin Medical Society.  His professional interests include small incision cataract surgery, glaucoma management and refractive surgery including LASIK and premium intraocular lens technology.

As a partner at Central Valley Eye, Dr. Lin believes in “providing compassionate, personalized patient care while always striving to achieve the best treatment and surgical outcomes by mastering the latest techniques in modern ophthalmology.”

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Dear Friends,

We at Central Valley Eye hope that you and your families are well. To continue to protect the health of our patients and staff during the coronavirus pandemic, we are taking all reasonable precautions as we provide the eye care that our community needs:

  • All patients and staff must now wear masks within the clinic building. Please bring one from home.
  • Whenever appropriate, we are rescheduling patients with fever, cough, or cold symptoms
  • We have adjusted our schedule to decrease the number of patients in our waiting rooms
  • We have increased our already strict sanitizing practices
  • Whenever appropriate, we are diverting visits to telemedicine (by cell phone, tablet, laptop, or desktop). Please contact us for further details at 209-952-3700.

If you are unsure whether to come in for your visit, please call us.

Following state guidelines, the doctors at Central Valley Eye have recently resumed performing elective surgeries. Our surgery coordinators will be contacting patients to reschedule the surgeries that needed to be postponed. We appreciate your patience during this time.

If you have any questions, please do not hesitate to contact us at 209-952-3700.

Warmest regards,

Brandy Simpson
Practice Manager
Central Valley Eye Medical Group, Inc.